​About HSAC

The Humane Society of Adams County, Inc. (HSAC) is a non-profit 501c 3 organization (EIN 86-1175774), that was established in 2005 and is based in West Union, Ohio.  HSAC currently serves Adams County, Ohio, through the coordination of low-cost pet sterilization clinics, pet rescue and rehoming, humane education, and public outreach programs.  HSAC is not associated with the Humane Society of the United States, or any other animal welfare organization.

The HSAC Animal Shelter is operated as a private, non-profit animal shelter, which serves the residents of Adams County. The shelter has the ability to house 46 animals at one time, yet the average monthly requests for intake is much higher. HSAC uses many resources to try and find homes for every adoptable animal either by adoption, foster home or rescue group. 

The Humane Society of Adams County is an Adoption Guarantee organization. This means that HSAC will not euthanize an animal to make space in the shelter for new animals. 

Shelter Hours of Operation:

Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday - Closed

$10 Nail Trims
for Cats and Dogs!
Let us do the dirty work - bring your dog or cat to the animal shelter during regular business hours and we'll keep those nails short and trimmed.


During Regular Shelter Hours

9/5/20 Garage Sale at the Animal Shelter 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Need to re-home some unused items? HSAC will begin collecting garage sale items on August 22 at the animal shelter for a sale on September 5, 2020.  For more information, please email the shelter at or call 937-544-8585. Must pre-arrange a drop-off time. 

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