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Ross County Humane Society

2308 Lick Run Road
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Our Mission

The Humane Society is a nonprofit corporation. We are governed by a Board of Directors who are volunteers from the community, dedicated to animal welfare. We are committed to the general welfare, sheltering and placement of animals, prevention of cruelty to animals, animal overpopulation, and education concerning humane treatment of all living creatures. The Society is not controlled or funded by any statewide or national organization.

Adoption Policy

All of our dogs available for adoption can be seen on our website The website is kept up to date in real time as new dogs come in daily. Adoption fees range from $79 to $250. All interested adoption candidates must apply using the adoption application link to be considered. We only adopt to indoor homes and all current pets must be up to date on vaccines as well as spayed or neutered.

Our Shelter is located at 2308 Lick Run Rd. Chillicothe, Ohio 45601

  • day hours
    Monday 10 am - 4 pm
    Tuesday 10 am - 4 pm
    Wednesday 10 am - 4 pm
    Thursday 10 am - 4 pm
    Friday 10 am - 4 pm
    Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
    Sunday CLOSED
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