Supplies Needed

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We are currently in need of 33 gallon garbage bags, tall kitchen garbage bags, toilet paper, animal bedding (gently used comforters, sheets, blankets and quilts) and new or used bath sized towels.  Thanks!

Fund Raising for the Animals!


Our thanks to (left to right) Stephen O'Connor, Claudia O'Connor, Molly Trevino and their friends Gabriella and Natalie (not in picture) for raising $75 for the animals at RCHS from a lemonade stand!

Dock Diving at the Lake House Pub & Grille

Golden Jumping Dock Diving 2010

6th Annual Dog Dock Diving at the Lake House Pub & Grille on Lake Bomoseen, Sunday, September 28th!

14th Annual Golf Tournament

Dog Golf

A great day of golf can have lasting benefits to the animals of Rutland County.

Dog Days of Summer Pool Party

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Let your favorite pooch enjoy the end of summer with a dip in the pool!

Kiddie Pools Needed!

Kiddie Pool Dog

Our resident dogs love to cool off while they’re outside in their exercise pens in the kiddie pools!  Unfortunately a few of them have sprung leaks and we could use some replacements.  If you have one that you’re no longer...

Duck Derby!

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Join the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) for our annual Duck Derby to raise needed funds for the homeless animals in Rutland County. On Sunday, September 7 at 2 pm, adopted (plastic) ducks will be launched into the stream at...

Camp Furry Friends

Camp Furry Friends

For the third summer the Rutland County Humane Society will offer a day camp for Rutland County children ages 8-11 who would like to learn more about shelter life and how to be a more responsible pet owner.

Maddie’s Fund Pets Adoption Days A Great Success!


Our Maddie’s Fund Pet Adoption Days was a great success with 74 pets finding their forever homes!   Our thanks to everyone who adopted their new family member, our volunteers who worked hard to make the weekend run smoothly and...

Maddie’s Fund Free Pet Adoption Days


The Rutland County Humane Society Joins Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days to Empty Our Shelter. The Rutland County Humane Society is participating in a gigantic weekend adoption event to place all of our dogs and cats in qualified homes. Free adoptions...