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I took action for Minnesota dogs and cats

I took action for Minnesota dogs and cats

Today I contacted my representatives to be a voice for those who can not speak. Will you join me and help put an end to inhumane breeding facilities in our state? 

Breeder regulation talking points

Please contact your state senator and state representative to ask for their support of S.F. 462/H.F. 702, the Dog and Cat Breeder Regulation Bill.

Take action for Minnesota dogs and cats

Speak Up for Dogs and Cats

The 2013 Minnesota legislative session began on January 8, and the Dog and Cat Breeder Regulation bill has been introduced. The bill numbers are S.F. 36 and H.F.

Thank you for lending your voice

Thank you

Thank you for lending your voice to animals. We'll keep you updated on our efforts to create a more humane Minnesota. In the meantime, you can help more animals by telling your friends and family to sign up for information and alerts.

Thank you for signing our puppy mill petition

Thank you

Thank you for lending your voice to animals. We'll keep you updated on our efforts to end inhumane commercial dog and cat breeding. You can also stay informed by visiting www.animalhumanesociety.org/puppymill.

Pets in protection orders

Pets in orders of protection

In May 2010, the voices of individuals concerned about the welfare of Minnesota companion animals were heard and helped legislators to amend the Minnesota’s Domestic Abuse Act.

Recent puppy mill case: 51 dogs rescued from rural Minn. Jan. 2010

51 terrier mixes rescued

In January 2010, Animal Humane Society was called in by authorities to assist in ceasing operations of a commercial breeding facility in a rural Minnesota county. The call to AHS came after authorities there responded to three different calls about the operation.

Animal welfare partners

Animal welfare partners

Animal Humane Society is supportive of a respectful and collaborative environment that encourages varying viewpoints and approaches to solving problems in animal welfare. Working cooperatively with many animal welfare groups, regardless of philosophy, we have set our sights on a future where every adoptable animal is given a life-long home.

If you are an animal agency interested in being an animal welfare partner with the Animal Humane Society please contact us online.

Help create a more humane Minnesota

How you can help create a more humane Minnesota

Making a difference in the lives of animals is as simple as lending your voice to keeping all Minnesota companion animals healthy and safe. 

Sign up for action alerts to know when we're meeting with officials and how you can help us make a difference.

Our work with law enforcement

Our work with law enforcement

As the only full-time professional humane investigations team in the state of Minnesota, we’re often called in to assist law enforcement with cases related to or involving animals. When called upon, we are able to respond with our veterinary and animal care staff and provide:

Animal Humane Society locations


4375 Hwy. 55 S.E.
Buffalo, MN 55313
(763) 390-3647

Operating hours

Coon Rapids

1411 Main St. N.W.
Coon Rapids, MN 55448
(763) 862-4030

Operating hours

Golden Valley

845 Meadow Ln. N.
Golden Valley, MN 55422
(763) 522-4325

Operating hours

St. Paul

1115 Beulah Ln.
St. Paul, MN 55108
(651) 645-7387

Operating hours


9785 Hudson Rd.
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 730-6008

Operating hours

  • Administration
    (763) 522-4325
  • Animal Admissions
    (763) 412-4969
  • Pet Behavior Helpline
    (763) 489-2202
  • Boarding
    (763) 489-2222
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