Thank you for visiting the Lowell Humane Society. 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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I’m Animal Friendly

The Massachusetts "I'm Animal Friendly" license plate tells your community that you care about animals! By purchasing this license plate, you will be contributing to a statewide program that directly benefits Massachusetts animals. Click here to learn more…

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Each day people across the globe are using search engines to look up information. Now you can search and donate at the same time! Use iGive to search for information and do your online shopping, and a donation will be made right to The Lowell Humane Society! Each time you search, 1 cent will be donated to our shelter!  It may not seem like a lot, but if we are all using… Read more »