Kennebec Valley Humane Society


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We need foster homes! If you would like to open your heart and home to these needy kitties please call the shelter for more infomation about our Foster Family Program (207) 626-3491.

Who We Are

Caring for animals since 1927
The Kennebec Valley Humane Society is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization serving 22 communities in the Greater Kennebec Valley area.

Municipal services:

KVHS serves as an animal control facility with 24 hour, 7-day-a-week access, for Animal Control Officers.
KVHS holds stray dogs for the state-mandated six-day holding period. This period allows owners to reclaim their dogs before making them available for adoption.
KVHS holds stray cats for the state-mandated48 hour hold period (or 10 day hold period for cats with identification) before making them available for adoption. This period allows owners to reclaim their cats before making them available for adoption.
KVHS provides a quarantine facility for stray animals that have bitten people for the State mandated ten day rabies observation period.
KVHS collects impound fees as requested by municipalities and ensures all reclaimed dogs are vaccinated for rabies and licensed.

Public services:

Upon admittance animals receive a vet exam, rabies and distemper vaccinations. HW/lyme/ehrlichiosis testing is administered for dogs and FeLV/FIV testing is administered for cats.
lf not altered, animals are spayed/neutered before adoption.
KVHS offers microchips for adopted and reclaimed animals, one form of permanent identification.
KVHS offers lost and found services
KVHS, in conjunction with 11 participating veterinarians, offers a free exam program for new adopters
KVHS offers adoption counseling services to help aid in the selection of the appropriate pet for each family

Adopting a friend

If you see an animal you wish to adopt or are looking for a certain type of animal please feel free to contact us at (207) 626-3491
You can also fill out an application on line at www.pethavenlane.org, or contact us via our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/KennebecValleyHumaneSociety.

Come Visit Us!

Directions

From Interstate 95 from the South: Take exit 109, stay right heading toward Western Avenue, go through 2 stop lights, look for Pet Haven Lane on the right, turn right, the shelter is at the end of the lane.
From Interstate 95 from the North: Take exit 109A, stay right heading toward Western Avenue (toward Augusta -- not Winthrop), go through 2 stop lights and look for Pet Haven Lane on the right, turn right, the shelter is at the end of the lane.
Kennebec Valley Humane Society
10 Pet Haven Lane
Augusta, ME 04330
Phone: 207-626-3491

www.pethavenlane.org

Open Monday 12-4pm, Tuesday 12-4pm, closed on Wednesday, Thursday 11-4pm, Friday 11-4pm, Saturday 10-4pm, and Sunday 11-4pm.

Email: customerservice@pethavenlane.org
Click here for a list of pets at this shelter



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