The Humane Society of Cambria County is here to serve both the animals and the people of Johnstown and all of Cambria County, Pennsylvania. Our primary purpose is to place homeless companion animals into permanent, loving homes and to provide public education and awareness.
We have sheltered more than 138,000 stray, abused, and unwanted pets since we were
founded in 1976 and that number continues to grow. The motto of the Humane
Society is "Open Your Heart" and we invite you to see the wonderful animals waiting for adoption into a new family.
Along with animal adoption, the Humane Society also provides other critical services to the community. These include dog licenses, public education, spay/neuter advocacy, and animal
TOP FIVE SHELTER NEEDS
Tuesday - Saturday
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed Sundays, Mondays, and Holidays
We are in need of a part time kennel attendant/adoption counselor. Click here for more information about the position. Applicants must be able to work weekends. Click here to download our employment application. Applications can be dropped off in person at the shelter during regular business hours.
Come join the fun and paint a portrait of your pet with us on November 20, 2015 from 7pm-9pm at Uptown Painting PARTy in Somerset, PA! Submit a photo of your pet to Uptown Painting Party to have it pre sketched and ready to paint. All supplies will be provided! For more information on this event, please click HERE. You can also join the group on Facebook to get the latest updates HERE!
Second Annual Christmas Gala
Where: LaurelWood Care Center
When: December 3, 2015 6pm-8pm
Hors d'Oeuvres, beverages, and wine will be available. Music will be provided by the Swing City Band, and there will be a basket raffle featuring local store donations as well as larger items. Please call LaurelWood Care Center and ask to speak with Aneesha George or Jessica Rodkey for questions. For more info, please click HERE.
Chillin' for Charity Winter Festival & Arctic Splash!
This event will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Quemahoning Family Recreation Area. The festivities begin at 9:00am with live music and food throughout the day. Registration begins at 10:00am and the Arctic Splash will be at 1:00pm. Please consider making a personal donation or starting a team for the Humane Society of Cambria County! To donate and start your team, please click HERE. For more information on the event itself please click HERE. Feel free to find the event page on Facebook and invite your friends!
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