NEWS FLASH FOR THIS SHELTER...
"URGENTLY NEEDED: ADOPTIONS!! WE ARE CLOSED TO ALL ANIMAL INTAKE! PLEASE HELP!!!.
The shelter has a number of pets available for adoption immediately! Most are young/adult cats that have already been spayed/neutered and vaccinated. We do have numerous cats & kittens available, along with young and adult dogs -- no puppies at this time. Spay/neuter is MANDATORY from this facility. Please call the shelter for an appointment or more information 304-471-7387.
Who We Are
The Upshur County Humane Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to animal welfare in our area. We firmly believe in community education about pets and pet care awareness, with a focus on providing spay/neuter assistance. We feel that serving our community best is by helping to prevent additional unwanted animals in our area. THE UPSHUR COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY is a no-kill shelter. For this reason, our facility is ALWAYS full! WE ARE CLOSED TO ALL ANIMAL INTAKE -- ANY FUTURE DROP OFFS WILL BE TAKEN TO ANIMAL CONTROL!!!
Adopting a friend
The Humane Society has a number of pets available for adoption. Since we are strictly volunteer staffed, we may not be available everyday and our hours are by appointment. If you are interested in adopting a pet, please call 304-471-7387 to schedule an appointment with us.
Come Visit Us!
Our facility is located off Old Route 33, on Mud Lick Road in Buckhannon, West Virginia. Shelter hours may vary so contact us to schedule a time to pick out your new pet!
Directions from I-79, then to Route 33 east (or west, if coming from Elkins area):
FROM I-79, take exit 99 (at Weston) and travel East on Route 33 to the Brushy Fork Road intersection/stopligh. Turn LEFT, toward the WV State Road garage. At the stop sign, turn LEFT and travel west, back towards Weston. Watch for Humane Society sign at Mud Lick Road, turn RIGHT. Drive 2 miles, driveway and building are on the right hand side of the road.
Upshur County Humane Society P.O.Box 2292