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Meet Daisy, 10 months.
Acrobat extraordinaire.
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Meet Rex, 2 years. Never
met a frisbee he didn't like.
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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.






Enter Your Car!

 Cats, Cars and Canines!

 Deadline is April 25 to Pre-Register

Enter Here!

or you can register the day of, at the event

(Space is Limited) 

Meet A New Best Friend


Protect your pet. ShelterCare Pet Insurance Programs


The Amazing Aerostotle

Aerostotle, a wonderful and special cat, adopted from the Jacksonville Humane Society is a Modern Cat Magazine Star Cat Winner!  Read Aerostotle's amazing story here.

Find a Kitten?

Warm spring weather brings the promise of kitten season to JHS.  We're expecting to save over 1200 lives this year but we can't do it without your help. Click here for tips on what to do if you find a kitten.


Donate your car to help the animals