VHS News

Need a Holiday Pet Sitter? VHS is a Rover Affiliate!

Nov 09, 2019

Need a Holiday Pet Sitter? VHS is a Rover Affiliate!

Are you going out of town for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, or Christmas? Maybe you'll be shopping til you drop on Black Friday and need some help caring for the critters while you navigate the crowds finding them all the best deals at PetSmart?Book a Rover pet-sitter or boarding through our Rover.com referral link and the VHS will receive a $30 donation!...

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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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