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Dog Habitat
Dog and Animal Care
Dog habitat prototype becomes reality

Last year AHS embraced the challenge of building housing that would better meet the needs of dogs in our care. Construction of the new habitat prototype in our Golden Valley shelter is now complete.

Humane Investigations
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AHS Humane Investigations assists in Dakota County case

Animal Humane Society's Humane Investigations team is assisting the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office with an active investigation in which 60 dead cats were among the 100 animals removed from a Farmington home. AHS will care for the live animals while the investigation continues.

Boarding
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Peace-of-mind pet boarding at Animal House

While you enjoy your summer travel plans, give your pet a little vacation at Animal House. We provide affordable and comfortable accommodations for pets of all shapes and sizes. Plus, when you board with Animal House, you help support animals in need at AHS.

Cat Training
Leash train your cat in 5 easy steps

Want to leash train your cat so you can go on outdoor adventures? All you need is some patience, practice, and these five easy steps.

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Expert advice
Call our Pet Helpline: 952-435-7738

Caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Upcoming Events
May 25 / Fri
4:30pm
Coon Rapids
May 25 / Fri
6:00pm
Woodbury
May 26 / Sat
9:00am
Golden Valley
May 26 / Sat
9:00am
St. Paul
May 26 / Sat
1:00pm
Golden Valley

Help provide safe refuge, medical care, and new beginnings to thousands of animals each year.

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