10 Questions with the New Lawrence Humane Society Executive Director

LAWRENCE, KAN. – December 9th, 2019 — The Lawrence Humane Society’s new Executive Director sits down and answers the Top 10 Questions supporters of the LHS have been dying to know. Shannon Wells was announced as the new leader of the shelter on November 21st. She will take over the Executive Director duties on January 2nd. […]

Shannon Wells to Lead the Lawrence Humane Society as New Executive Director

Formerly of KC Pet Project, Shannon Wells will Begin as LHS Executive Director in January 2020 LAWRENCE, KAN. – November 21st, 2019 — The Lawrence Humane Society (“LHS”) announced the hire of Shannon Wells as Executive Director. Ms. Wells will assume her leadership role on January 2, 2020. Ms. Wells most recently served in leadership […]

A Reunion 1.5 Years and 450 Miles in the Making

A Dog and His Mom Get a Second Chance at a Life Together LAWRENCE, KAN. – November 12th, 2019 — If dogs could talk, there’s no doubt Moose would have a movie-worthy story to tell! When Johnson County, KS Animal Control brought Moose to us in late October, the German Shepard mix didn’t seem too […]

More Than 150 Pets Find Their New Fur-ever Homes at 2019 Clear the Shelter Day

Paw-some 2019 Clear The Shelter Day Connects Families and Pets Across Lawrence and Beyond LAWRENCE, KAN. – August 19th, 2019 — The first adopter for the Lawrence Humane Society’s 2019 Clear the Shelter Day was in line around 4 am Saturday morning. The last adoption of the day was made a little after 4 pm Saturday […]

Welcome Home

The Lawrence Humane Society asked local animal lovers to step up in a big way FOR THEM… And the community overwhelmingly answered the call FOR THEM! Thanks to the incredible generosity of more than 1,000 donors throughout Douglas County and beyond, homeless pets in our community have a new place to call home while they […]