Verde Valley Humane Society

Adoption of homeless pets is our most important job.

Making Dreams Come True

One donation at a time.

Verde Valley Humane Society

We provide a healthy caring environment for our shelter animals until they are returned to their owners or adopted.



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Volunteer or foster today

Lost Pets

Lost Pets

What to do when a pet is lost

Adopt a dog

Interested in adopting a dog?

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Browse our current dogs here.

adopt a cat

Interested in adopting a cat?

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Browse our current cats here.

Fostering makes all the difference in an animal’s life.

The Verde Valley Humane Society needs foster homes for our animals that need that little extra help, as well as for those times when the shelter reaches full capacity.

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Besides news of events and our human friends who help us help the animals of the Verde Valley, you’ll find heartwarming adoption stories and lots of pictures of adorable pets.

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Verde Valley humane society
Verde Valley Humane Society


Verde Valley Humane Society

Adoption of homeless pets is our most important job.

VVHS provides shelter and care for homeless animals throughout the Verde Valley. In 2022 we took in 1,275 homeless pets.

We promote respect for all animals and practice socially conscious sheltering by adhering to the guiding principles that facilitate the best outcome for each homeless cat and dog in our care.



Working Cats

Working Cats are healthy, sterilized cats in need of outdoor homes

TNR Program

We support and promote TNR as a socially-responsible and humane approach to serving the cats and the community.

Spay & Neuter

We sponsor low cost Spay/Neuter events as often as possible

Pets for Patriots

We partner with the Pets for Patriots program to match pets with veterans and military families

Dog Licensing Info

Where to purchase Dog Licenses


Microchips help return your loved ones to you. Fast!

Pet Food Sharing

Verde Valley Humane Society partners with Manzanita Outreach to share pet food with kindness and dignity to pet owners in need.

Support Verde Valley Humane Society

The dedication of our people allows the Verde Valley Humane Society to continue to serve the beautiful animals that find their way to us. You can help by getting involved today:

Make a donation

All contributions, large and small, truly make a difference in the lives of our shelter animals. 


So many ways to help as a volunteer.


Provide a temporary home for a young or injured pet.

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Shop the VVHS Amazon Smile Wish List.

Shop with Chewy

For all New Account Orders, will make a $20 donation to the VVHS!

We love our supporters!

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Join our team

Interested in working at Verde Valley Humane Society? View our current job openings and apply today!