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VHS To Partner with Nut Club for 2019 FF Pet Parade!

Sep 06, 2019

VHS To Partner with Nut Club for 2019 FF Pet Parade!

The 2019 Fall Festival Pet Parade is Saturday, October 12th! We are proud to be the West Side Nut Club's official Pet Parade shelter partner.The Pet Parade is 100% FREE to participate in. There are 8 categories:- Boy With Pet- Girl With Pet- Boy, No Pet- Girl, No Pet- Group, With Pet- Group, No Pet- Special Pet- Large AnimalCostumes & themes are highly encouraged!No pre-registration is required. Participants just show up at St. Boniface Church by 9:00 am for judging. (Lineup begins no ea...

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High-Score Saloon Give-Back Friday 9/20!

Aug 28, 2019

High-Score Saloon Give-Back Friday 9/20!

High Score Saloon, a barcade (bar + arcade) in downtown Evansville, is hosting another Friday charity night with VHS as the beneficiary! On Friday, September 20th, all $3 cover charges and pinball money will benefit the Vanderburgh Humane Society in their efforts to house, feed and care for a wide range of animals just waiting to find their forever home. HSS is open from 5:00 pm - 1:00 am on Fridays. Must be 21+ to enter (you will be carded -- bring your ID!) High Score is notorious fo...

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VHS Performs 75,000th Spay/Neuter Surgery!

Apr 12, 2019

On Friday, April 12th the VHS Low-Cost Spay & Neuter Clinic performed its 75,000th surgery. This is an extraordinary milestone that we are so excited to achieve!The 75,000th patient was a female dog named Leia, pictured, who is a publicly-owned Pug-Husky mix. Dr. Julie Gray, DVM, the VHS veterinarian, performed her surgery at about 11:15 am on April 12th with no complications.In July of 2007, the VHS opened the Davidson/Rausch Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic to begin to reduce the number of anim...

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2018 Statistics

Jan 21, 2019

2018 Statistics

Our 2018 Infographic is here! Please refer below for 2018 numbers. Some of these statistics are highlighted and elaborated upon below.Download the 2018 Infographic Here!2,903 animals sheltered, at least 68% from Vanderburgh CountyVHS is an open-admission shelter, which means we do not turn away any owner-surrendered animals. People do not have to live in Vanderburgh County/Evansville to surrender an animal. In fact, note the percentages of our intakes who came from Gibson, Warrick, Posey, and He...

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Shop at 1-800 PetMeds, and Help VHS Animals!

Sep 05, 2018

Shop at 1-800 PetMeds, and Help VHS Animals!

The Vanderburgh Humane Society is now a 1-800 PetMeds affiliate! Shop through our unique link as a new customer, and we will receive a $20 donation for every order over $49 (plus you get free shipping!)...

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*NEW* Schnucks eScrip Card Updates!

Aug 25, 2018

*NEW* Schnucks eScrip Card Updates!

Looking for an easy way to help out the animals at the VHS? Well, it's as simple as doing something many people do every week... shopping!Schnucks eScrip ProgramIf you're a Schnucks shopper, you can donate up to 3% of your purchases just by having the cashier scan your eScrip Card during check out at any local Schnucks location!Pick up a card from the VHS or at any Schnucks service desk, and select the Vanderburgh Humane Society as your charity of choice when you register your card. Regi...

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