Uniting Pets and People Since 1946

Our Mission
The Humane Society of Harford County (HSHC) promotes the well-being of animals by providing a safe refuge, care, adoption, advocacy and education.

Our Vision
Our vision is for a community of respect and compassion for all animals.

Our Values
Respect. HSHC treats every animal and person that comes through our doors with respect.

Compassion. HSHC believes that all animals deserve loving care.

Teamwork. HSHC functions best as a partnership among staff, volunteers and the community.

Access. HSHC is dedicated to making its services and expertise available to everyone in Harford County.

Transparency. HSHC ensures openness in its work and accountability for continuously making it better.

Community. HSHC connects and engages with every corner of Harford County.