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. 

2023 Impact Report

With your help, 2023 was an amazing year for animals at the Nebraska Humane Society! Because of your support, 7,151 animals found their forever home and 2,119 lost animals were reunited with their owners. But that doesn’t even scratch the surface to what was accomplished! Check out the many ways your support impacted the animals here. Check out all the shelter highlights for the year here.

Tail's Tales

Our newsletter is published twice a year. Click here to read a recent issue


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Annual Report

The Nebraska Humane Society's annual report features results, statistics and highlights for the fiscal year. Click here to read the latest annual report »

Related Articles

Cold Weather Safety

Tuesday, January 9, 2024 | 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.

TikTok donates $25K to help care for pets at NHS

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 | NHS staff

Thanks to TikTok for choosing the Nebraska Humane Society to participate in the Giving Season philanthropic campaign.

10 dogs in desperate need of help transported to NHS

Saturday, July 31, 2021 | NHS staff

Ten battered little dogs are now tucked into kennels at the Nebraska Humane Society after a stunning rescue from a severe neglect case in Ohio.

"Petco Love" helps reunite pets with families

Friday, April 23, 2021 | NHS staff

The new “Petco Love Lost” database uses facial recognition technology to find missing cats and dogs.

ACO rescues pet owner, too

Monday, April 5, 2021 | KETV

An animal control officer rescued a pet owner last week when the man failed to show up to pick up his dog.

Zany antics help raise $9,000

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 | NHS staff

Kris Rotonda stopped by NHS on his nationwide tour focused on raising donations for animal shelters.

Animal control busy saving pets left in bitter cold

Monday, February 8, 2021 | KETV

Officers rescued a kitten caught in a chain-link fence

Help NHS win up to $100K!

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 | NHS staff

You can help simply by sharing your story.

Training tips: Helping your dog with a proper greeting

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 | NHS staff

Training tips: What to do on a rainy day with your dog

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 | NHS staff

Training tips: Introducing kitty to a new home

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 | NHS staff

Training tips: Leash Manners

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | NHS staff

New Adoption Procedures

Saturday, March 28, 2020 | NHS Staff

online adoption process due to Covid-19

Changes Due to COVID-19

Friday, March 20, 2020 | NHS Staff

Changing services for COVID19 compliance

Helping pets and people amid COVID-19

Monday, March 16, 2020 |

How NHS is preparing to deal with COVID-19

Dishwasher Drive

Monday, February 24, 2020 | NHS staff

Our dishwasher gave out and we're hoping to replace it with a longer-lasting, industrial model.

Dog grooming before-and-after images

Monday, February 10, 2020 | NHS staff

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

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