Contact Us

Hours, location and specific contact information.

Contact Us

Location

Nebraska Humane Society
8929 Fort Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68134
Phone: 402-444-7800
Animal control: 402-444-7800, ext. 1

Adoption Hours

  • Monday through Friday: noon to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Adoption application must be filled out and submitted one hour before close.

Stray Kennel Hours

  • Monday through Friday: noon to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Business Hours

  • Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Hours

  • New Year's Eve: Shelter closes at 4 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: Closed
  • Easter: Closed
  • July 4th: Closed
  • Memorial Day: Closed
  • Thanksgiving Day: Closed
  • Christmas Eve: Open 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. for adoptions only
  • Christmas Day: Closed
  • Animal Control is on call for emergencies during holidays 402-444-7800 ext. 1

Questions/requests for specific departments

Due to a high volume of inquiries, it may take up to 48 hours for us to respond to you. 

Accounting

Administration

Adoptions

Animal Control

Animal Outfitters

  • Store hours: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
  • Send an email »

Behavior Help

Camp Kindness

Development/Foundation

Dog Training

Donations

  • Address donor address changes or concerns
  • Call 402-444-7800, ext. 2240, or send an email »

Education

Employment Opportunities

Foster Care

Friends Forever

Lost and Found

Media Relations/PR

Pet Licensing

Rainbow Bridge Private Pet Cremation

Spay and Neuter Center

Special Events

Sponsorship Opportunities

Tours

Volunteering

You Can Help Save A Life

Adopt A New Best Friend

You are the answer to providing homeless pets a second chance. Adopt, don’t shop and offer deserving pets a bright future.

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Help An Animal

Rescuing, Rehabilitating and Rehoming animals is not cheap…but it’s the right thing to do. Help us fund lifesaving treatments and programs.

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Get Involved

You can make a huge difference in the lives of shelter animals  by offering your time and TLC. 

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