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The Humane Society for Greater Nashua is a non-profit organization founded in 1900. They advocate for and enhance the lives of animals entrusted to their care while educating the community to strengthen the human-animal bond. Each year they take in over 2,000 pets and ensure that the pets living “temporarily” at The Humane Society Of Greater Nashua are treated as though the shelter is their permanent home by giving them medical care, food, a warm bed, toys, and, most importantly, plenty of love. Their ultimate goal is to find loving homes for all their pets.
There are many pets just waiting to become your best pal at Nashua Humane Society. You just need to show you how special they are! Here's a summary of the straightforward process:
Adoption fees at The Humane Society Of Greater Nashua are as follows:
Your adoption fee covers age-appropriate vaccinations, microchipping, and (of course) all of the love and care they received during their stay with the Humane Society Of Greater Nashua!
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.