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Our Featured Hernando, MS Partner:

Volunteers of the Hernando Animal Shelter

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.

Pets at Our Shelter:

Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:

We serve the growing city of Hernando, MS in Desoto County.

We look for loving homes for the animals in our charge. We know our animals by name and treat them with loving care. Animals deserve to have a family of their own. A shelter environment is never a good long term solution.
If you would like further information on any of our adoptable dogs and cats please contact volunteer April Davis at 901-605-9060. We can answer specific questions and set up an appointment for you to meet.

You can also find us on Facebook at

Come Meet our Pets:

Please contact us to set up an appointment to visit the shelter. Contact April Davis at 901-605-9060.

We hold adoption events at various locations in Hernando and are also at Hollywood Feed in Southaven the 2nd Saturday of each mohth. Then at the Petco in Southaven on the 4th Saturday of the month. We post information about our events on our facebook page at

Our Adoption Process:

$40 fee includes the cost of Spay/Neuter, initial vaccinations and worming. An adoption contract is required.

Why should you adopt?

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! What is the difference between adopting a dog, adopting a cat, adopting a kitten or adopting a puppy versus getting dogs for sale, cats for sale, puppies for sale or kittens for sale from a dog breeder or a cat breeder? When someone is breeding puppies or breeding kittens, they are creating new dogs and cats who need homes. Some people are interested in a very specific breed of dog, cat, puppy or kitten and they think the only way to find that specific breed is to buy a dog for sale or buy a cat for sale from a puppy breeder or a kitten breeder. Yet animal shelters are filled with dogs and cats who must find homes. So rather than buying a dog or puppy for sale from a dog breeder or buying a cat or kitten for sale from a cat breeder, we encourage people to adopt a dog, adopt a cat, adopt a puppy or adopt a kitten at their local animal shelter, SPCA, humane society or pet rescue group.