Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary (SHAS) is a no-kill, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was founded in 1996, and is the largest and longest-running no-kill facility in the Las Cruces, NM area. SHAS provides medical care, food, shelter and comfort to nearly 90 homeless cats and dogs of our community, while seeking caring homes for them.
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Come Meet Our Pets...
We are open Tue-Sun 11am-3pm and by appointment only at other times. Check our website for event dates & times: www.shaspets.com. Please call 575-805-5338 before going to the sanctuary to make sure someone is there to meet you.
Our Adoption Process...
SHAS carefully screens adopters. The adoption process includes an application & interview, and may include a vet check, landlord check &/or home visit. An adoption contract will be executed once the adoption is approved.
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