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It's time to rethink the term "forever home"

'Forever home' is a common term shelters use to describe an animal’s adoption. Yet many dogs, cats, and critters will be loved by more than one family, under more than one roof. Learn more about this term, and why AHS avoids using it in an effort to change the stigma around animal surrender.

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Enroll your child in our Virtual Shelter Vet Camp

Think a career as a veterinarian may be in your child's future? AHS's Virtual Shelter Vet Camp is a great way to introduce them to veterinary medicine and explore their interests all from the comfort of home. Register your animal-loving child today.

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Be a hero to homeless animals all year long

When you become a new monthly Sustainer, your gift will be doubled, dollar-for-dollar, up to $15,000 for all of 2021. Sign up by January 31 and help give twice as many animals in need the second chance they deserve this year.

A special thank you and wishes for happy holidays from AHS

From all the homeless animals who were adopted, from all the families who were made whole, from all the people who received support to keep their beloved pets, from all the children who found their new best friend, and from all of us at Animal Humane Society…

We’d like to extend our deepest gratitude for your support this past year. Thanks to you, thousands of animals know there's no place like home this holiday season.

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