All in-person meetings/events are suspended at this time except for stray animal reclaims and Foster arrangements. We are still doing Adoptions on a Foster-to-Adopt basis. Please apply! The Adoption Center building is "Staff Only" until further notice. Please check out the Events Page for information on Fundraisers and other upcoming events.
Our Mission: HSWC is a non-profit organization that inspires caring and compassion by bringing positive change to the lives of people and animals through humane education and companion animal care.
Our Vision: HSWC will be at the forefront of companion animal care, including shelter management, education, training, rescue, providing resources to other rescue groups, population management, and health care, fueled by adequate financial resources, caring competent volunteers and employees, and evolution toward a state of the art physical structure.
COMPASSION- we respect all animals. Those who enter our facility are considered a valued life with care and medical decisions being made to alleviate misfortune and suffering.
INTEGRITY- we have strong moral principles and make decisions based on these beliefs.
KNOWLEDGE - we strive to be well informed in regard to animal welfare and good animal care practices so we can be a resource to the public and provide quality care to the animals we serve.