Why adopt a shelter pet?

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

Aoption Event & Fundraiser at Island Dog Brewing

We will have adoptable animals at Island Dog Brewing on Saturday, November 16 looking for their forever homes before the holidays. Keep an eye on our Facebook page the week of the event for photos of the animals that will be up for adoption. Island Dog Brewing will...

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Why Microchip Your Pet?

WHY MICROCHIP? We have recently assisted in the homecoming of two pets, both considered permanently lost by their families. We were able to reunite the families because both of these pets were microchipped and the owners kept their information updated despite the...

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All For Saving Lives Adoption Event

Join Midcoast Humane at Petco in Topsham (131 Topsham Fair Mall Rd, Topsham) and take home a furry friend in need! We will be at Petco from 9am - 3pm with adoptable puppies,...

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Alum Stories Needed for Grant Opportunity

Midcoast Humane Alumni: The Petco Foundation is offering us a chance to secure grant support. All we need is you! Help us by asking your forever family to tell us “how your adopted pet has changed your life for the better." If they would like to tell your story,...

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Midcoast Humane Launches Executive Director Search

Midcoast Humane’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce its national search for an Executive Director. The organization seeks a seasoned nonprofit Executive Director or for-profit senior officer with a demonstrated track record as a business leader and strategist....

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Your donation to our shelters helps provide nearly 3,500 pets with essential care every year. Each of our pets 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.

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