Announcement: The Future of LHS

October 18, 2023 6:53 PM

Dear Supporters, Colleagues, and Friends,

I have difficult news to share. 

On October 2nd, 2023 the City of Jersey City informed Liberty Humane Society (LHS) that they would be ending our contractual agreement to provide animal control services, effective October...

UPDATE: Sample the Severely-Burned Dog

August 02, 2023 1:58 PM

This was our first introduction to a dog named Sample: A call came into our Animal Response Team (ART) from a concerned resident about a dog left in a...

A Day in the Life: Our Community Cat Wrangler

May 16, 2023 1:25 PM

Lexi (now Jinx) thriving is now thriving in her new home.

We sat down for an interview with Catie, LHS’ Community Cat Coordinator, to give you a glimpse of what her workday...

Fee-Free Adoption Weekend Sponsored by Best Friends

September 08, 2022 9:30 AM

September 16-18th

Liberty Humane Society and Best Friends, a leading animal welfare organization working to save the lives of cats and dogs in America’s shelters by 2025, are teaming up...

Set It and Forget It: Use the Amazon App to Support LHS

August 25, 2022 1:30 PM

Amazon has recently enabled its AmazonSmile charity giving program on its mobile app. In less than a minute, you can change your app settings to support LHS with each purchase you make at no extra cost!

Follow the instructions below...

Combatting the Influx of Dog Surrenders

August 02, 2022 12:43 PM

In research released in January, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) confirmed a trend the animal welfare industry had been seeing firsthand for the better part of two years: the percentage...

Tips to Keep Your Dog Safe During Hot Weather

July 21, 2022 10:34 PM

With temps hitting the mid-nineties and staying there, it can be hard for anyone to find a way to cool down. But even worse, these dog days of summer can make your dog miserable – and...