Memorial Wall and Garden on facility grounds
Gran County Humane Society Animal Shelter


Memorial Wall and Garden

Spring Boutique
Adoption Day

We would like to thank all the people who donated items for the boutique and their time. Once again it was a great succuess.




Tractor Supply

We would like to thank everyone who came out and participated at Tractor Supplies adoption day.




Outdoor dog runs




108 North Bullard

Hours of Operation:

*Wed-Sat 10 - 2 *

For more information


Mary Cowan 538-2626

Jerry Howell 654-3002


Our Paws’ Cause Thrift Shop at 108 N. Bullard, Silver City needs volunteers on
Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 to 2
Volunteering at the Thrift shop is a team effort-we sort, price donated items,
greet customers and have FUN.
Call Mary 538-2626 for information or stop by and fill out an application.

Needed, gently used clean household items (no furniture) please.








For all of those people who would like to be able to give while shopping for themselves, Amazon has a deal for you. Instead of signing on at www.amazon.com, sign on at http://smile.amazon.com/ please. When it asks you to pick your charity -please consider High Desert Humane Society in Silver City and then shop away.

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon Foundation that will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligable products to the charitable organization of your choice.





Outdoor dog runs





is our Pets of the Month

She is a very loving spayed female Russian Blue. She just prefers to have a favorite spot in which to relax in. Miss's snuggle bug!


Cash for Cans

Donations for 2012 totaled - $2062.00

Thank You Everybody!



The Humane Society has been doing very well on our aluminium can recycle project but we can always use more. Bring your cans to the Humane Society any time.
Outdoor dog runs



  T-shirts are now available


Gran County Humane Society Animal Shelter



Here is the new design on our T-shirts.

Sweat shirts and long or short sleeve T-shirts are available at the Humane Society. The T-shirts run $15.00/$20.00 and the sweatshirts are $20.00.

They come in assorted colors/sizes.

Come pick one up and help support the Humane Society.

Please help remind people to keep identification on their pets so they may find their way home.

April Boutique


Lyla Howell will be heading up this years April Boutique. If anybody has animal items they would like to make or donate it would be appreciated. Also treats both for people and animals sell well.

If you would like to volunteer and help out with the booth, please call 538-9261 and let us know.

Any new ideas for items to be sold would also be appreciated.

Gone but not forgotten
Shot Clinic

Gone but not forgotten "Daisy" the front door dog alarm



Dr. Bradberry & Bradberry the new owners of now Advanced Vererinary Care volunteer their time at the April shot clinic.

Located on Pinos Altos Rd. the two new veterinarians bring a fresh new outlook on care for our animals.


Gone but not forgotten
Cash (asleep on the filing cabinet)

Many animals pass through the Humane Society and a few remain for the rest of their lives. We pay tribute to those that stayed and enriched our lives.

Troop 278





Girl Scouts of The Southwest made treats for all of the animals for the holidays, and then donated a bunch of goodies.

Thank you again for your kindness.

Merry Christmas!

Halt a Litter Today

We have increased the amount of money people will recieve through our H.A.L.T. program.


No more than (4) four coupons per 12 month period, per family. All animals must have current rabies shot and city/county liscense as required by law. Participating vetenarians include Advanced Veterinary Care, Arenas Valley Animal Clinic, Gila Animal Clinic, & Town & Country.



Spay/Neuter Assistance Guidelines

Male Cat $35.00 Female Cat $45.00

  1. Male Dog under 20 # $45.00
  2. Male Dog 20# to 50# $50.00
  3. Male Dog over 50# $55.00
  4. Female Dog under 20# $55.00
  5. Female Dog 20# to 50# $60.00
  6. Female Dog over 50# $65.00


More!!! Girl Scouts




All the animals waiting to find a good new home want to thank the Girl Scouts for coming in and making there day.

Two of the five puppies that they washed have already been adopted.

The rest are thankful of the goodies and treats that they brought to donate.







High Desert Humane Society
P.O. Box 1973
Silver City, NM 88062
Telephone: (575) 538-9261 Fax (575) 388-5251
Email: hdhs@gilanet.com

Animal Facility location:
3050 S. Cougar Way
Silver City, NM 88061

Facility hours:
Tuesday to Friday 8:30--5:30 and Saturday 8:30--5:00

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