~ Shelters ~

Humane Society Of The Upper Valley
The Humane Society of the Upper Valley (HSUV) is made up of generous volunteers who care about animals and are dedicated to finding good homes for homeless animals, promoting spaying and neutering, and advocating anti-animal cruelty. They serve communities in Idaho Falls and throughout the Upper Valley including Rexburg, Ashton, and other Upper Valley communities.

The Idaho Humane Society
Founded in 1945, the Idaho Humane Society (IHS) is a non-profit organization and is the primary animal adoption agency in southwestern Idaho. They care for more than 16,000 animals every year and have one of the highest adoption/redemption rates in the United States. Visit their website to see photos and descriptions of many animals waiting to be adopted.

Bannock County Humane Society
Bannock County Humane Society in Pocatello, Idaho. A non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to improving the lives of companion animals.

I Dawg
Non-profit group working on animal adoption, cruelty legislation and spay/neuter education. Quite a few animals are posted for adoption from several rescue groups in the greater Boise area. Check it out!

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Inspirational website – a wonderful animal sanctuary in Utah.

~ Resources ~

Paws of Jackson Hole
Friends of companion animals working to make sure that all dogs and cats are well loved and well treated.

Missng Pet Network (Idaho)
You can post lost or found pets on the web or look for missing pets. Includes photos and descriptions.

Dog Hause Spay and Neuter Page
Excellent and well written information about why you should spay or neuter your pets.

Dog Hause
A fun website with graphics, quotes, fonts, humor, fun facts and more. It’s all about pets and a very enjoyable place to visit on the web.

Pet Shelter Network
Online dog and cat adoption resources. Lists dogs, cats and shelters all around the nation. If you are looking for a specific type of pet which you can’t find locally, this may be the website for you.

Yahoo Pets
The Yahoo Pets resource page. Everything under the sun is there.

Kyler Laird’s animal rescue resources
A collection of animal rescue organizations that have a Web presence. This is the most up to date and thorough animal links page I know of. Over 1700 animal links!

Planet Pets
A very large directory of pet information such as advice, periodicals, links and tips.

Non-profit that seeks to provide assistance for the multitude of unwanted pets in this country and the world, and provide information, both informative and educational, for the global pet community.

Paws Around the World is a non-profit organization formed to help animals worldwide.

Petfinder is an on-line, searchable database of animals that need homes. It is also a directory of over 2,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the USA and Canada. Organizations maintain their own home pages and available pet database.

~ Animal Protection ~

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals works to improve animal protections laws, educate and inform the public and advise and assist local animal shelters.

The Humane Society of the United States
Founded in 1954, The Humane Society of the United States envisions a world in which people satisfy the physical and emotional needs of domestic animals; protect wild animals and their environments; and change their relationships with other animals, evolving from exploitation and harm to respect and compassion.

All For Animals
This website is dedicated to informing and educating people about cruelty-free living and the rights of all animals. Lots of information here about animal testing. You can find out which companies do not test their products on animals.