KHON2 highlights Jersey, a 3 year old poi-dog looking for adoption at Maui Humane Society. See her story on Wags n Whiskers Wednesday!
Maui Humane Society issues urgent plea to address extreme overcrowding of kennels
(Maui Now): Maui Humane Society, the sole open-admission animal shelter in the county, is urgently pleading for action to address extreme overcrowding.
We are in Population Crisis
We are reaching out to you with urgency and a heavy heart to address the crisis of animal overpopulation. With over 130 dogs in care and only 40 kennels, for the first time in years, Maui Humane Society has had to consider at-risk animals for euthanasia as a last resort due to limited space and capacity of care.
Fox19: Pet foundation begins May with Empty the Shelters adoption event
Poke is one of the dogs needing a home on Maui. Empty the Shelters is running from May 1-15th and all animals at Maui Humane Society have reduced or waived adoption fees!
Hawaii Public Radio: Fill your home with furry friends during reduced adoption fee event
“Right now more than ever, we need to get pets into homes and we host ‘Empty the Shelters’ events quarterly. And we see that during these quarterly events, about 1,000 pets are adopted each day. And since we started this program in 2016, we’ve had nearly 140,000 pets go to loving homes,” Schlacter said. Adoption fees will be reduced for cats and dogs at all of the Humane Society shelters from May 1 to 15.
Empty the Shelters
From May 1 to May 15, BISSELL Pet Foundation’s Spring National “Empty the Shelters” will occur at more than 350 shelters in 45 states with pets available for adoption for just $25 or less, including Maui Humane Society! Find your furever pet to add to the ohana with $0 adoption fees for dogs over 6 months, cats, small animals and a reduced adoption fee of $25 for kittens!
Maui Now: Maui Humane Society seeks to “Empty the Shelters” May 1-15
From May 1 to May 15, BISSELL Pet Foundation’s Spring National “Empty the Shelters” will take place at more than 350 shelters in 45 states with pets available for adoption for just $50 or less, including Maui Humane Society. Maui Humane Society will participate May 1–15, 2023, offering $0 adoption fees for dogs over 6 months, cats, all small animals, and a reduced adoption fee of $25 for all kittens. All interested adopters can find all adoptable animals at https://www.mauihumanesociety.org/pet-adoption/pets-for-adoption/.
The Maui News: Maui Humane Society joins nationwide adoption event
The Maui Humane Society is participating in a nationwide adoption event that offers zero to low cost adoption fees for a limited time, from May 1-May 15. The BISSELL Pet Foundation, a national animal welfare organization dedicated to ending pet homelessness, announced it will team up with Dogtopia for the foundation’s first “Empty the Shelters” national adoption event of 2023.
Maui Humane Society part of 350+ shelters participating in the spring “Empty the Shelters” event
Maui Humane Society is participating in the nationwide “Empty the Shelters” adoption event from May 1-15. Maui Humane Society is offering $0 adoption fees for dogs over 6 months, cats, all small animals, and a reduced adoption fee of $25 for all kittens. All interested adopters can find all adoptable animals at https://www.mauihumanesociety.org/pet-adoption/pets-for-adoption/.
Maui Humane Society Signals the White Flag: SOS Fosters Needed Immediately as Shelter has Zero Open Kennels
Maui Humane Society is urgently requesting the community’s help to provide temporary homes for dogs. Maui Humane Society currently has 120 dogs in their care and has kennel capacity for 40 dogs. Dogs are being paired in kennels to make additional space. 30 SOS Fosters are needed immediately to help decrease the dog population at the shelter.