Our Mission: Hawaii Island Humane Society is a non-profit animal welfare organization that offers lifesaving programs and community outreach services. The mission of Hawaii Island Humane Society is to prevent cruelty to animals, eliminate pet overpopulation, and enhance the bond between humans and animals. Our organization, established in 1965, serves Hawaii Island's community with shelters in Keaau and our new Animal Community Center in Kona.
Animal Control: HIHS is no longer contracted by the County of Hawaii to provide animal control services. For animal control, including assistance with stray animals and lost pets, please contact the Hawai'i County Animal Control and Protection Agency at 808-327-3558. Click here for more information.