Thank You For Visiting The Lowell Humane Society Website!

Founded in 1873 with the mission of preventing cruelty, the Lowell Humane Society is one of the oldest humane organizations in the state of Massachusetts. The Lowell Humane Society works tirelessly to prevent cruelty, provide care for homeless and distressed animals and educate the public about responsible pet ownership.

The Society is a private not for profit organization and does not receive any city, state or federal funding. Operations are supported through the generous support of individuals, businesses and foundations.

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New Year Raffle

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKET! Each Monday-Friday of January 2019...

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Holiday Giving Tree

Lowell Humane Society's Giving Tree is an opportunity for community members to...


Lowell Humane Society is a privately funded animal shelter that operates thanks to generous people like you.

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Regular, household items keep our community running smoothly and the animals comfortable.


There are a variety of ways you can volunteer your time to help the animals at The Lowell Humane Society.