What's Going On
2015 Calendar Fundraiser
Our 2015 calendar pages have been filled! We will have them in October to sell...stayed tuned for more details.
Cause 4 Paws
The Hornell Area Humane Society will be hosting the First Annual Cause 4 Paws Event! This will be a celebration of Pets! The event will start out with a Blessing of the Animals, then an opening ceremony and pet parade. We will have lectures, games, contests, kids activities, food and something for everyone! We are inviting other shelters, rescues and people who support our 4 pawed friends in the community. So stay tuned for more details and save the date!
For the full event flyer, CLICK HERE
If you would like to set up a booth, CLICK HERE to print off the booth application
To order a Cause For Paws long-sleeved shirt, produced by LOGO, a local Hornell business,
Shirts will be produced and shipped after 9/15/14 and will arrive in approximately 2 weeks.
Stearns Chicken BBQ
We will be having another Stearns Chicken BBQ on Wednesday, September 24th right up at the shelter. Pick up will be from 3:30pm - 5:30pm. Dinner includes 1/2 chicken, 1/2 ear corn, potatoes, roll & dessert. Tickets are on sale now at the shelter for $8, so come on up and purchase yours before they sell out! And if you would like to sell tickets for this fundraiser, please let us know!
November 8th - Basket Auction & Vendor Fair
This year's Basket Auction / Vendor Fair will be on Saturday, November 8th from 10am - 4pm at the Canisteo Legion (61 West Main Street in Canisteo). There will be over 100 themed baskets! If you are interested in putting together a themed basket for this event, please let us know!
There will also be many vendor tables set up...if you would like to set up a table for this event, click on the link below to print off the vendor application...
Save the Dates!
September 19th - Yankee Candle fundraiser
October 25th - Black Cat event (Shepard Pi is playing)
November 27th - Thanksgiving Bake Sale
December 6th - Christmas Party for the Animals
The orientation is on a Powerpoint presentation here at the shelter and it takes about 10 minutes to go through. You can go through the orientation any day during business hours, and once you've watched the presentation, you can volunteer as often as you'd like, any day that we're open!
Used Clothing Drop-Off Shed
We now have a shed to the right of our building to collect donations of clothing, shoes, sneakers, belts, purses, blankets, sheets, pillowcases, drapes and stuffed toys. These items will then be collected by St. Pauly Textile Inc. and we will receive money from the items taken. Your donations of these items are greatly appreciated because they will be sent to people who can use it them all over the world. You can even receive a tax deduction for your donation - receipts are on the shed. To help keep your donations clean and dry, please put them in plastic bags. Items that are NOT accepted are rags, fabric scraps, pillows, toys or household goods.
Animal Note Cards
Photography by Jenna Leaman / An assortment of cards are available for sale at the shelter / $2 per card.
Dirty Dog Bath
Does your "dirty dog" need a bath? For $20, we will shampoo, dry and brush your dog. We also offer nail trims for $5. To make an appointment, give us a call at 324-1270.
We are now offering micro-chipping at our shelter for $30. If you would like to have your dog micro-chipped, just call us at 324-1270 to make an appointment.
Returnable Bottles / Cans
We will gladly take your returnable bottles and cans off your hands! Drop them off at the shelter on Industrial Park Road.
In Lieu of Donation - Having a hard time trying to figure out what to buy that one person for a
Birthday / Christmas / etc present? Make a donation to the shelter in their name and they will receive a card from us notifying them of your donation. Please provide their name and address so we can
send them a card!
For after hours emergencies: Call: 607-968-0012
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The vision of the Hornell Area Humane Society is to be the premier independent and community-funded shelter providing compassionate care, education, and serving as a community resource encouraging responsible pet ownership.
The mission of the Hornell Area Humane Society is to provide safe housing for animals without homes, reunite owners with lost pets, provide a comprehensive adoption program, and reduce pet overpopulation.