Join the BoardWe’re currently recruiting new board members, particularly those with accounting experience. If you love animals and are looking for a way to give back, consider joining our board.

Do you have a special person or pet that you want to honor or memorialize? Remember them with a Memorial Brick placed in the Brick Garden and Walkway of Cocheco Valley Humane Society’s new building. Download our Garden and Walkway Brick Campaign brochure to learn more and thank you for your support!

hemingwayHemingway (Hemi) came to CVHS from a neglectful situation and it took some time for him to come out of his shell. This boy went from an unwanted,  malnourished, fearful boy to one of the friendliest, funniest most outgoing pups.  Learn more about Hemi.

Groundbreaking CeremonyThank you so much to all who came out to help us celebrate at our groundbreaking ceremony on June 21st! It was a wonderful and exciting day for all of us, and we are so happy to see the continued progress onsite.

For more on our construction progress, visit our blog, or check out the article that appeared in Foster’s Daily Democrat or the one by WOKQ.

Lyman Pope and MaxCVHS is pleased to announce that longtime philanthropist Lyman Pope, Jr. has pledged $1 million over the next 4 years for the construction of CVHS’s new 11,000 sq./ft. facility in Dover, NH.   With his gift, 80% percent of the funding for the facility is now secured and in his honor, the organization will now be known as The Pope Memorial Cocheco Valley Humane Society (PMCVHS). CVHS is very excited to move forward with the new shelter with the construction to start in the Spring of 2018. On behalf of the animals, staff and volunteers at CVHS thank you, Mr. Pope, for your generous gift to our new shelter! Click here to read the full press release. 

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