Canine Influenza

Hinsdale Humane Society has made the decision to vaccinate all of our adoptable dogs for canine influenza as a preventative measure to help protect them from this highly contagious disease.  We have not had any positive cases of the disease in the shelter.  We encourage you to contact your veterinarian for information regarding protecting your own dog.

Summer Animal Adventures Camp

Hey, Kids! Do you love animals? Are you ready for some summer fun? Please join us for Animal Adventures! Our popular summer camp program is for students going into 4th - 6th grades. Each week of camp runs Monday through Friday from 9:00am - 12:00pm. 2015 dates are June 15-19; June 22-26 (session is full) and August 3-7. Register online or let us know if you are interested in an afternoon camp for June 15 - 19 by clicking the Read More link.

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Puppy Obedience Classes Cancelled

Due to the recent outbreak of the dog influenza virus, we will not be holding Puppy Pre-School Obedience classes for the next several weeks. We are hoping to resume classes on April 24th. Watch this page for further information. Please note that upon reinstatment of classes, all participants will be required to show proof of their puppy / dog having had the flu vaccine before starting class. For more information about our Obedience Classes, click here.

Kitten Shower!

The second annual HHS Kitten Shower will be held at the shelter on Saturday, April 18 from 1-3 PM. It’s a great opportunity to have a fun afternoon while contributing to much needed support during “kitten season”. Raffles, face painting, balloon animals, treats, behind the scenes shelter tours,...

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Foster Home Orientation

Like most animal shelters, Hinsdale Humane Society is overrun with homeless animals each year, especially during the summer months. Among these animals are pregnant cats and dogs, orphaned kittens and puppies, and nursing cats and dogs with un-weaned litters, and animals on medication. Foster care...

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Dupage Human Race

Walk or run for a cause by registering for the April 25th race at dupagehumanrace.org. The race takes place at The Esplanade at 1901 W. Butterfield Rd. in Downers Grove at 9 AM. Be sure to select Hinsdale Humane Society as your charity of choice when you register. HHS staff, volunteers and...

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R.E.A.D.® to the Dogs at Room & Board

Make room in your schedule for a unique kids’ and parents’ event at Room & Board, 2525 West 22nd Street in Oak Brook! Multiple HHS Pet Therapy Teams will be on hand Sunday, April 26 from 11 AM-1 PM. Children of all ages will be read to with therapy dogs and a therapy cat! Attendees will learn...

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Looking for New Pet-a-Pet (PAP) Volunteer Teams

Do you have a special family pet who is well behaved, loves making new friends, and has a special knack for bringing a smile to the face of whomever he/she may meet? Will you and this special pet be willing to form a working partnership to visit local area nursing home, assisted living and adult day care residents?

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Memorials and Tributes

Celebrate a life. Improve the lives of our shelter animals. Your memorial and tribute gifts support the operational needs of our shelter, including animal care and medications. You can: Give a memorial gift in memory of a departed pet or person. Give a tribute gift to honor or thank a...

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