Established in 1987, the Humane Society has worked to protect and care for the abandoned pets in Lincoln County. In recent years, building renovations have been underway to make repairs to the existing Shelter to insure a healthy environment for the incoming pets. To address the increasing problem of pet overpopulation, the Humane Society has launched several initiatives promoting the importance of spaying and neutering pets.

Adopt a Pet

People that say money can’t buy happiness, have never paid an adoption fee.

Resale Shop

413 Highway 70 West
Ruidoso, NM
575.808.8540
Monday – Saturday – 10am to 4pm
Closed Sunday

Be a Member

You never soar so high as when you help an animal. Become a member today and make a big difference.

Be a Volunteer

If you want to be loved and admired every day, volunteer. From walking a dog to the resale shop, you can help.

Capital Campaign

Tomorrow’s shelter is needed today.
Help us grow into our future.

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This Cat is missing from Capitan, off of 3rd Street. Her name is Cali. She is a 4 year old spayed female. Cali is also micro-chipped and her owner misses her very much. She was not wearing her collar & tags when she went missing about 4 weeks ago. She has never been gone this long, and her owner would love to get her back. If you have any information please contact the Humane Society at: 575-257-9841 ... See MoreSee Less

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***missing fuzz alert***Peanut is his name. He is a rat terrier white and black about 15 lbs. 20 yrs. old has a small growth/wart on his neck. Doesn't wear a collar because of it. Answers to Peanut. Last seen by the drive thru at McDonald's on the evening of the14th right after dark. Lisa 937-8504 or 937-8300. You are a true Angel. ... See MoreSee Less

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