Rescue Tails

Read stories of our officers rescuing wildlife, helping horses, and looking out for the welfare of pets.

Rescue Tails

Our Animal Control officers respond to hundreds of calls each month and go the extra mile to help animals in distress. Owls caught in soccer nets, ducklings down a drain pipe or fawns caught by floodwaters are all lucky to have these rescuers on their watch. 

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019 | NHS staff

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Reunited After 8 Years

Thursday, May 11, 2017 | NHS Staff

After being missing 8 years, Kitsune, was recently reunited with his family thanks to his microchip.

Coyote Rescued

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | NHS Staff

On Wednesday, March 8th, a NHS Animal Control Officer arrived on a property where home owners discovered a coyote caught in an unusual situation.

Dangerous raccoon traps could cause injury

Friday, December 30, 2016 | NHS Staff

Animal Control Officers rescue raccoons and remove traps from Omaha park.

Duck Rescued + Other Helpful Tips

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | NHS Animal Control

The Nebraska Humane Society’s Animal Control department has some advice for duck owners.

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