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Who We Are....

Our Mission:
The Humane Society of Broward County provides shelter, aid and responsible adoptions to animals entrusted to our care, and educates the community about respect and kindness to all animals.

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The Humane Society of Broward County..

  • is a 33,000 square-foot, completely air-conditioned shelter
  • has the ability to house 300+ dogs and cats
  • places thousands of animals each year
  • has over 200,000 patrons visit each year
  • educationally touches over 150,000 children and adults each year
  • has full-time veterinarian services for shelter animals
  • is identified nationally as a "Leader in Animal Welfare in South Florida"
  • is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization
  • receives no funding from the government, United Way or any national group with a similar name


Adopting a friend

To adopt a friend for life, the Humane Society of Broward County charges the following adoption fees. Felines under 6 months are $60.00 and over 6 months are $30.00; $100.00 for dogs six months and older and $225.00 for dogs under six months. $250 for designer breed puppies. The fee includes:

  • Spaying/neutering for every animal, including puppies and kittens, before going home
  • 10 day health care plan courtesy of VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Preliminary vaccinations and de-worming
  • Overall wellness check
  • Heartworm test for dogs 7 months and older and Feline Leukemia test for cats
  • Free pet behavior counseling
  • Flea Preventative Treatment


  • The shelter also has rabbits and Guinea pigs available at times for adoption. The fee for rabbits is $50.00 and includes spaying or neutering; Guinea pigs are $30.00.

Come Visit Us!

Humane Society of Broward County
2070 Griffin Road

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Phone: 954-989-3977

Click here for a real-time list of pets at our shelter

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