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"Practically Purrfect" Pet Portraits

Help us raise $10,000 to purchase a new industrial washing machine and dryer! With thousands of pounds of laundry done…

$6 Summer Saturdays!

What will $6 get you these days? A coffee or fast food meal? Or, you could donate those dollars and…

Pet Food Drive with WGME 13

Every year, over 4,000 animals in need are assisted by GAHS. Many of those animals are in need of healthy…

GAHS Logo Wear!

One challenge during this time of social distancing is the limited visitors to our facility! Our small merchandise shop has…

Updates regarding COVID-19 (7/19/21)

All adoption visits will now be in-person and first come, first served. Please see our How To Adopt page for…

Raise a Glass to Help Animals!

Tito's Handmade Vodka is once again teaming with a local watering hole to benefit the GAHS! In conjunction with our…

A Season of Caring at GAHS!

While this year has been challenging, we're still focusing on the positive and celebrating a #SeasonofCaring here at GAHS! In…

Will You Join Primrose To Help More Animals?

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone– but one silver lining is the immense compassion and generosity shown by…

Shopping to Save Lives

As we continue to prioritize safety for all of you, as well as animals in need, we have made the…

2020 Cold Paws-Warm Hearts Raffle

Winter weather is fast approaching! Could you use some extra help with heating fuel this cold season? Who couldn't? Buy…

DIY Treasure Mats for dogs and cats!

Believe it or not, some dogs may be tired of going for walks these days! A great activity to keep…

GAHS Statement Regarding COVID-19

Staff and Board Members of the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society are closely monitoring the situation posed by the new coronavirus…

GAHS partners with Finding Rover!

The Greater Androscoggin Humane Society is proud to announce that we are the first shelter in Maine to partner with…

GAHS is growing and changing!

Since 2018, our organization has undergone a lot of change, including new leadership, new behavioral expertise, expanding programs and new…

Donate to Alley Cats L/A to help the free roaming cats in our area

As our shelter continues to grow and provide more services for our community, your help and support is greatly appreciated!…

Upcoming Events

June 16, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

20th Annual Golf Tournament

Save the date for our 20th annual Golf Tournament to benefit needy pets at the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society! Questions?…

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