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Mission Statement

The Jacksonville Humane Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need while engaging the hearts, hands and minds of our community to bring about an end to the killing of abandoned and orphaned shelter animals.




Pet of the Week


Ruggedly handsome Dempsy would make a great wingman. Don’t tell him that we told you, but he is also a bit of a momma’s boy. His hobbies include playing tug and competing with George Clooney in the looks department. Dempsy needs a home that does not have any other pets, to relax and soak up the love!  Because Dempsy is older than 3, his adoption fee is FREE. 

Strut Your Mutt



Best Friends Animal Society’s Strut Your Mutt may just be the most fun you can have helping to save the lives of homeless dogs and cats in Jacksonville. The annual fundraising dog walk, fun run, and festival culminates in a day of fun for four- and two-legged participants of all ages. Best Friends Animal Society helps the Jacksonville Humane Society by supporting Kitten University and our Big Dog Medical Program.   Strut Your Mutt Jacksonville is Saturday, September 6.   Join the Jacksonville Humane Society Team here. 


Raffle Tickets on Sale




Toast to the Animals

Tickets are on sale for Homecoming Toast to the Animals, co-chaired by Jacksonville Jaguars GM David Caldwell and his wife Joelle. Toast to the Animals will be held on September 20, 2014 at the Terrace Suite at Everbank Field starting at 6:30pm. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Jacksonville Humane Society's animal medical programs and the 5,000 homeless animals that JHS serves each year.  Tickets to Toast to the Animals are $75. 

Purchase your tickets here.



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