Why adopt a shelter animal?

That’s easy – they’re a steal and they’ll steal your heart!
Give a home to a pet in need today!

Every bit helps.

Your support helps us provide medicine,
surgeries, food, and comfort to 3,500 animals
every year. No donation is too small.

News and Events

Upcoming Town Halls in Lincoln County

Midcoast Humane: Our name has changed, but our commitment to the animals of Lincoln County hasn’t. Animal Care is our #1 priority Lincoln County Animal Shelter and Coastal Humane Society have changed our name to Midcoast Humane, the final step in the integration of...

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Special Adoption Event!

Join us for a Special Adoption Event! Saturday, March 9, 2019 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Star's Jewelry 65 Main Street, Damariscotta We will have several animals available for adoption and looking for their forever homes! Get a sneak peek of the animals going up for adoption...

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Your Help is Needed: Can You Help Us Repair our Transport Van?

Midcoast Humane’s out-of-state rescue efforts stall without resources to repair transport van Last week, 33 dogs and cats saved by our partner, Castoff Pet Rescue in Blairsville, Georgia, were on their way to Maine to find their forever homes when Midcoast Humane’s...

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Petco Adoption Event

Join us for a Petco Adoption Event! Saturday, February 16, 2019 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Petco 131 Topsham Fair Mall Rd, Topsham We will have several animals available for adoption and looking for their forever homes! Get a sneak peek of the animals going up for adoption a...

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Cold Weather Tips from Dr. Wehr

By Dr. Mandie Wehr Director of Shelter Operations As temperatures outside begin to plummet and the snow falls, it’s important to think about how to keep our pets happy and healthy throughout the winter season. During wintertime, it’s helpful to think about your pets'...

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Upcoming Events

Coastal Clinic!: Feb 23, 9:00 am
Each month, the Midcoast Humane hosts a low-cost rabies... -
190 Pleasant St, Brunswick, ME 04011, USA

Town Hall : Feb 27, 6:30 pm
Midcoast Humane: Our name has changed, but our commitme... -
Central Lincoln County YMCA, 525 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543, USA

Make a Donation

Your donation to our shelters helps provide nearly 3,500 animals with essential care every year. Each of our animals receives, at a minimum, vaccinations and exams, medicine, spay/neuter procedures, healthy food, enrichment and love while they’re with us. Many more need additional life-saving procedures by our veterinary staff. Your support lets us provide these deserving creatures with everything they need to start a new life with their forever families.

Coastal Humane Society

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