Contact Us

Hours, location and specific contact information.

Contact Us


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 6 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: Noon to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Hours

  • New Year's Eve: Shelter closes at 3 p.m.
  • New Year's Day: Closed
  • Easter: Closed
  • July 4th: Closed
  • Memorial Day: Closed
  • Thanksgiving Day: Closed
  • Christmas Eve: Closed
  • 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. 




Animal Control

  • If you need to report an emergency, call 402-444-7800, option 1
  • For non-priority calls learn more here »

Animal Outfitters

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

Behavior Help

Camp Kindness


Dog Training

Donations (Financial)

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

Donations (Items)


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




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