Meet Scampi!

Meet Scampi – He’s two and a half, and really wants to get to know you. On his terms, of course. But…when he does, he’s your best friend forever.  He's been misunderstood because he's a bit stand-offish, and he's been here for over a year. Just give him a chance to be understood. After all,…
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Portraits with Santa!

Get ready to share the magic of the season with your dog(s)! Fresh, fun portraits you'll cherish for years to come. And, portraits make great gifts and Christmas cards! Get a jump on the holiday season, too. Where:  Dara's Paw Spaw, 174 Concord St., Ste. #130, Peterborough, NH When:  Wednesday, October 23 and Saturday, October…
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2013 Employee Excellence Awards

On Wednesday, September 25th,  Michelle Thevenin, executive director,  announced the winners of the MHS Employee Excellence Awards. Each year, this award is presented to recognize outstanding employees and their contributions to MHS. Any MHS staff member or volunteer is invited to nominate someone, giving their reasons as to why they feel that staff person is…
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Burma the Princess Kitty

Darling…I look like a princess, and I came from a distinguished lineage (Himalayan) but I’d also like to say that I’m quite a loving companion. Imagine a sweet, soft, purring friend on your lap or sitting next to you on your sofa (especially with winter coming soon) while you read or watch a movie…purrrrrrfect. Because…
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Double the Fun and Love! – Zena and Blue

We’re just a couple of happy-go-lucky girls who have been together since we were born – and we’re completely housebroken (yay!). They say that we’re a breed called “Australian Cattle Dogs” but all we know is we like to hang out with our peeps and get some good lovin’. We know how to give lots…
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Rocky Loves His New Home!

You may remember reading about Rocky and Precious in the recent edition of Paw Prints (click here if you'd like to see it). Rocky's clearly made himself right at home.   His new family tells us that Rocky is  his mom's shadow and very playful (24/7!).  He is so funny and keeps them all laughing and…
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Saturday, Sept. 14th is Read to a Dog Day!

Wanna have fun while you get your homework done?  Drop by and read your Social Studies, English, or Book Report homework to one of our volunteer dogs.  Read aloud practice is free, furry, and fun at Monadnock Humane Society in Swanzey, NH, on Saturday, September 14 from 12:30-1:30p.m.  All dogs participating in this program are…
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Come and Watch Them Learn!

A well-trained dog is a well-behaved dog that is more likely to be adopted. Teaching the shelter dogs to sit, lie down, walk nicely on leash, greet properly, stay, settle and come when called are the basic manners any canine should know. Our volunteers come on a weekly basis to help train our shelter dogs…
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Koda is waiting for his forever family

Talk about carefree and happy-go-lucky! Koda is the man. He loves kids, is very bouncy and friendly, and has a wiggle in his walk to show just how much he loves life. Koda is 8 years old - but don't let his age fool you. He's got lots of life to live with you. Koda…
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