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How You Can Help | Volunteer Opportunities | Planned Giving | Donations


Donations and contributions from members of the community help save lives. If you would like to make a donation to the VHS, you will find that there are many ways to help.

Monetary Donations
You can make a tax-deductible monetary donation to the VHS in the following ways:

    Mail a Check or Money Order: You can mail your check or money order to the following address:
    Vanderburgh Humane Society
    P.O. Box 6711
    Evansville, IN 47719-6711
    Donate in Person: You may make a donation in person at our shelter during normal business hours at:
    Vanderburgh Humane Society
    400 Millner Industrial Drive
    Evansville, IN 47710

Planned Giving
Click here for more information on planned giving, or download the form below to plan your giving:
Planned Giving Intent Form
Planned Giving Intent Form (PDF 96KB) [Adobe Reader Required] Get Adobe Reader

Material Donations
You can make a material contribution to the VHS by bringing any of the following items to the shelter during normal business hours:

Items currently needed for the shelter:

  • Friskies Pate-Styled Canned Cat Food
  • Scoopable Litter
  • Clay Cat Litter
  • Purina Kitten Chow
  • Purina Cat Chow
  • Feliway Plug-Ins
  • Cat Toys
  • Canine Training Treats
  • Large Kong Dog Toys and Fillers
  • Large Nylabone Dog Toys
  • Collars
  • ProPac Dog Food
  • Timothy Hay
  • Manila Folders
  • Photocopy Paper
  • Liquid Bleach
  • Tall Kitchen Trash Bags
  • Aluminum Cans (Beverage and Pet Food) for Recycling
  • MONETARY DONATIONS - The VHS often has greater buying power than individuals. We can make your donation go further.

Items specifically needed for our spay/neuter clinic:

  • Oscillating Space Heaters (1)
  • Beach Towels
  • Zip Ties
  • Distilled Water
  • Pet Wipes
  • Ziploc Baggies (sandwich size)
  • Pink 3" x 5" Index Cards
  • Blue 3" x 5" Index Cards
  • Cotton Swabs (preferably with 6" wooden stick)
  • Wahl Clipper KM2
  • #50 Oster Clipper Blades (new)
  • Pipe Cleaners
  • Highlighters (pink)
  • Masking Tape (1 inch)
  • Black Sharpies
  • Soft Soap
  • Ink Pens (Black)

2017 Shelter Statistics:

Surrenders 1312
Live Release 878
       Adoptions 768
       Rescues 110
Euthanized 85
Animals Altered
Since July 30, 2007
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Vanderburgh Humane Society
400 Millner Industrial Drive  Evansville, Indiana 47710 | Mailing adddress: P.O. Box 6711 Evansville, Indiana 47719-6711
Phone: 812-426-2563 | Fax: 812-402-3337 | Contact Us
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