Adopt a pet today and take home a new family member!



Help us continue saving lives and finding homes for pets!



We always need a helping hand! See what you can do...


Upcoming Events

Shelter Slumber Pawty

  March 25 @ 12:00 pm
March 26 @12:00 pm

We're having a Shelter Slumber Pawty to raise much needed funds for the animals! From noon on Saturday, March 25, to noon on Sunday, March 26, HSJC ...

Event Information

Photos with the Easter Bunny

  April 1 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kids of all ages are invited to hop in for Photos with the Easter Bunny! The cost is $15.00 for a digital file with up to 3 photos and all proceeds benefit ...

Event Information

Microchip Clinic

  April 15 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Did you know that one in three pets will get lost in their lifetime? It's easy to think that it will never happen to your pet. After all, ...

Event Information

Furry Friends 5k

  May 20 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the race to help homeless pets by participating in the Humane Society of Jefferson County’s 10th Annual Furry Friends 5K. This family-friendly and ...

Event Information

Furry Friends Kids Camp

  July 10 @ 9:00 am
July 14 @4:00 pm

The Humane Society of Jefferson County will host two Furry Friends Kids Camps this year! The first camp will be from Monday, July 10th, through Friday, ...

Event Information

Recent News

Featured Pets: Mya, Scotch & Mojito, Rosie, Warren & Wynn

Mya I'm a lively girl who is affectionate, active, and intelligent. I can't live with cats, small animals, or domestic birds but I do well with most other dogs. I'm approved for families with respectful children and will be a great choice for someone who enjoys keeping their dog busy! Click here to check out [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Kit Kat, Randy, Elenore, Lily

Kit Kat - ADOPTED! I'm a sweet senior girl who enjoys lounging and relaxing. I can be a little sassy when I've had enough petting so I'm best suited for a home without younger children. If you value a calm and peaceful environment like I do, l'd love to spend my life chilling out with [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Dakota, Pickles, Louise, Mila

Dakota - ADOPTED! I’m an expert lap cat with a calm and easy going attitude. I love giving and receiving affection, playing with toys, and making biscuits. Because I’m such a nice guy I should do well in a home with gentle children! Pickles I'm an 8 year old pitty mix who loves cuddles and kisses. [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Blackbeard, Zara, Phyllis, Fiona

Blackbeard - ADOPTED! They call me Blackbeard but I'm not the scourge of the seven seas. I'm just a friendly and independent boy who loves other cats. I'd enjoy living with a feline friend and would walk the plank to find an adopter who thinks I'm more precious than a chest of gold doubloons! Zara - ADOPTED! I'm a [...] Continue Reading

Featured Pets: Reggie, Junker Pete, Diesel, Poppie

Reggie - ADOPTED! I'm a 6 month old puppy with lots of energy. I'll need daily exercise and am best suited for an active individual or family. Puppy classes will help me learn good manners and I'll benefit from living with another dog who will show me the ropes and help me feel confident! Junker [...] Continue Reading