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Popcorn Park / AHS-Forked River

Humane Way - Box 43
Forked River, NJ 08731

Our Mission

The mission of the Associated Humane Societies, Inc., including Popcorn Park Zoo, is to consistently provide the highest quality of care to all animals, domestic and wildlife, including their rescue, housing, veterinary care, placement whenever possible, and when required, a peaceful end. It is also our mission to prevent cruelty to all animals, primarily in New Jersey, but also throughout the United States. This shall be done through direct intervention as well as the promotion of humane education regarding the proper care and treatment of animals at both public and private levels, thereby advancing the humane treatment of animals everywhere.

Adoption Policy

Please email for an adoption application. Once completed, kindly send back to along with proof of home ownership (tax bill, water bill, or mortgage statement) if you own. If you rent, a copy of your lease is needed as well as a letter from landlord giving permission to have a pet(s). Vet records are required for any pet that you have had in the last five years as well. Once approved, you are welcome to set an appointment to meet adoptable pets. All pets are spayed/neutered prior to adoption, as well as microchipped and fully vaccinated and vetted.

Recommended Pets

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