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Humane Society of Northwest Iowa Animal shelter in Milford, IA

The Humane Society of Northwest Iowa is a 501(c)3 non-profit animal shelter that proudly serves Dickinson, Clay, Emmet, Palo Alto, O'Brien, and Osceola counties. Our mission is to promote the ethical and humane treatment of all animals, as well as provide care, housing, and rehabilitation for animals in need while they are with us, and promote responsible pet ownership by educating on the importance of spaying or neutering animals.

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607 28th Street
Milford, IA 51351
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607 28th Street

Milford, IA 51351

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Adoptable pets at Humane Society of Northwest Iowa

We'll also keep you updated on Croissant's adoption status with email updates.
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Croissant

Domestic Shorthair

Male, 1 yr 3 mos
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Elena's adoption status with email updates.
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Elena

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 1 yr 1 mo
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Bear's adoption status with email updates.
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Bear

Labrador Retriever

Male, 4 yrs 7 mos
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Tiger Lily's adoption status with email updates.
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Tiger Lily

Domestic Mediumhair

Female, 4 mos
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Poptart's adoption status with email updates.
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Poptart

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 1 yr
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Poseidon's adoption status with email updates.
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Poseidon

Domestic Shorthair

Male, 1 yr 1 mo
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Elle's adoption status with email updates.
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Elle

Domestic Mediumhair

Female, 1 yr 4 mos
Milford, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Momma's adoption status with email updates.
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Momma

American Bobtail

Female, 11 yrs 9 mos
Milford, IA

Shelter FAQs

We serve Dickinson County in Iowa along with the five surrounding counties with city/county contracts for Milford, Arnolds Park, Dickinson, and Spirit Lake Iowa.

  • 1. Submit Application
  • 2. Approve Application
  • 3. Visit the Facility and Find a Pet
  • 4. Sign Adoption Contract
  • 5. Pay Fee
  • 6. Take the Pet Home

Additional adoption info

We have an extensive vetting process to ensure our animals are going to a home that can accommodate their needs and individual characteristics.

Adoption application

https://www.humanesocietyofnwia.com/

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We'll also keep you updated on Grannie's adoption status with email updates.
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Grannie

Domestic Shorthair

Female Senior
Estherville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Travis's adoption status with email updates.
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Travis

Domestic Shorthair

Male, Young
Estherville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Mufasa's adoption status with email updates.
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Mufasa

Domestic Shorthair

Male, Adult
Estherville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Mary Anne's adoption status with email updates.
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Mary Anne

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Estherville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Coral's adoption status with email updates.
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Coral

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Estherville, IA
We'll also keep you updated on Missy's adoption status with email updates.
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Missy

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Young
Estherville, IA

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