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Humane Society of Northwest Iowa

607 28th St.
Milford, IA 51351

Our Mission

The Humane Society of Northwest Iowa is a 501(c)3 non-profit animal shelter that proudly serves Dickinson, Clay, Emmet, Palo Alto, O'Brien and Osceola counties. Our mission is to promote the ethical and humane treatment of all animals, as well as provide care, housing, and rehabilitation for animals in need while they are with us and promote responsible pet ownership by educating on the importance of spaying or neutering animals.

Adoption Policy

If you are looking to adopt a new furry family member the first step is to fill out an application. The application is located on our website at You need to have an approved application prior to setting up a meet and greet. If you are looking for more information on a particular cat or dog please read their biography which is also located on our website.
Thank you!
The HSNWIA Staff

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