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Cache Humane Society is a center for animal welfare, recovery, adoption, and education in Cache Valley. The society was established in 1976 when a group of kind animal lovers began fostering stray animals in their homes, barns, and garages. Since then the organization has grown into a 5,000 square foot facility with 30 staff members and hundreds of volunteers.
Their team is committed to inspiring responsible pet ownership within the community by working with local government officials, other rescue organizations, and residents to nurture the human-animal bond.
In addition to comprehensive adoption services, Cache Humane Society also provides the following community services:
If you're interested in adopting from Cache Humane Society, here’s how it works:
Adoption fees at Cache Humane Society are as follows:
Your adoption fee covers spay/neuter surgery, up-to-date vaccinations, microchipping (for dogs), and one month of free pet insurance. Microchips for cats can be purchased for $15. Puppies are covered for vaccinations up to their first birthday.
Our writing team is hard at work researching this shelter's adoption process and fees, so this page will be updated soon!
In the meantime, here's some nice-to-know info that applies to nearly every animal shelter, humane society, and rescue.
Because shelter dogs are full of love!
Is it because they know you saved them and love you harder for it?
I can't say for certain, but yes.
Jokes aside, there are three things all shelter dogs need to thrive in their new home:
Older shelter dogs, generally 1+ years old, may have experienced a lot of trauma, which often results in one of 8 common behavioral issues:
These issues are correctable! Your dog isn't broken, they're just damaged. You can fix them with enough love, patience, and a good training plan.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, finding good dog trainers can be hard. Like everything else, dog training is moving only. but there are great online dog trainers that are proven to work and can help get your new pup on the right path.
You can learn a lot about an animal welfare organization just by looking at their name.
Adoption processes vary drastically from organization to organization, but here are some general tips that apply in most instances. Note that we'll use the term "shelters" here for simplicity but it includes all types of rescue organizations.
If you have any questions about adopting an animal (what you'll need, what to expect, etc.) feel free to contact the PetLists team!
If you're looking to adopt a new dog, our Dog Adoption Guide is a must-read. It has everything you need to know about bringing a shelter dog home:
And we're adding new guides all the time.