News and Publications

Keeping you informed with animal related stories and news happening at NHS.

News and Publications

Keeping you informed and engaged is vital to spread the word about the lifesaving work the Nebraska Humane Society does every day. From electronic and printed newsletters to press releases and shelter stories, we want you to have information about the animals we work with, new programs we undertake and how we allocate the resources you donate. 

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Related Articles

Defining a service animal

Thursday, January 9, 2020 | NHS staff

Confused about the difference between the three types of support animals?

Holiday Hours and Closings

Thursday, December 19, 2019 |

Holiday hours and closings

Terribly Matted Ellie Mae

Friday, September 13, 2019 | Pam Wiese

Shi Tzu Ellie Mae arrived so matted we had no idea what we'd find under the hair. See her amazing transformation.

Fourth of July Information

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 | NHS Staff

Information about pet adoptions, reclaiming lost pets and holiday hours at NHS during the 4th of July weekend

Samoyed Dogs - Rescued & Given Hope

Monday, November 26, 2018 | Nebraska Humane Society

NHS recently rescued and is giving hope to 18 Samoyed dogs.

Weathering the Storm

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | NHS

How to help dogs and cats cope with thunderstorms.

K9 Cop For A Day

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 | NHS Staff

NHS has partnered with the La Vista Police Department to help showcase available dogs at NHS.

Hurricane Dogs Rescued

Saturday, December 30, 2017 | NHS Staff

12 dogs rescued after Hurricane Maria arrived at NHS on December 30th from St. Croix and will soon be looking for new homes.

Hurricane Harvey: How We're Helping

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 | NHS Staff

Information and updates on how NHS is providing assistance to people and pets in Texas.

Dryer Drive

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 | NHS Staff

A fundraising drive to raise funds to help repair our broken dryer.

Too Hot

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 | NHS Staff

Waiting for Somebody to Love

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 |

We have some great dogs that are long termers, just waiting for the right family

Wanted: Foster Homes

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 | NHS Staff

Kitten season has arrived at the Nebraska Humane Society and some of our smallest residents need your help.

Diamonds In the Ruff

Thursday, April 20, 2017 |

Did you know that NHS works with very scared and overly rowdy dogs? The shy fearful dogs need a home with patient people who won’t rush them to be friendly right away.

Missing For Two Years

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | NHS Staff

After scanning for a microchip NHS Staff members discovered a dog had been missing from New Mexico for over two years.

Nothing stops Piper

Friday, January 20, 2017 | NHS Staff

Piper is a unique cat who thrives despite the limited use of her back legs – a condition she’s had since she was little.

Happy Valentine's Day!

Saturday, January 14, 2017 | NHS Staff

Cold weather safety

Thursday, December 15, 2016 | NHS Staff

If it’s too cold for you, it’s probably too cold for your pet, so keep your animals inside. If your pet must go outside, refer to our helpful tips.

Gift guide for animal-lovers

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 | NHS Staff

Gift guide for animal-lovers.

Reward Offered

Monday, December 5, 2016 | NHS Animal Control

A reward is being offered for information that leads to to arrest of the person(s) responsible for shooting a cat.

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