Oconto area

humane society

Oconto Area Humane Society, Inc.

about us

The Oconto Area Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Inc. is a 501[c]3 open-admission shelter dedicated to providing protection, care and shelter for abandoned and homeless companion animals.

* If you are interested in donating not via PayPal, you can mail a check to

150 S Katch Dr, Oconto, WI 54153


NOw hiring
Part time animal caretaker

Now Hiring! If you are interested in our part-time Animal Caretaker position fill out our application below.

Email your application to oahsdirector@gmail.com


**This position will primarily consist of nights and weekends. **

**must be 18 years or older to apply.**


Job tasks include: scrubbing kennels, feeding/exercising animals, and providing animal enrichment. Ideal candidate would be an independent person with experience working with a variety of different animal sizes/temperaments.


Virtual Pet Show 2020

Thank you to everyone who participated in our first ever Virtual Pet Show! Check out our winners and runner-ups below. The grand prize winner goes to Carrie Giese and the chick in the Arby's fry container!

Thank you to Thrivent, Unlimited Services, and JDL Stables for sponsoring. 

It was wonderful seeing some new and familiar faces.  Together we have raised over $1,000 for the OAHS shelter. VIEW THE GALLERY BELOW  

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Foster today

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Check out our bi-monthly newsletter! It features an OAHS adoption story and how the year has been going for the shelter.

OAHS is continually updating our Petfinder on our newest adoptable furry friends! Check out Petfinder to get to know all their adorable faces.

Every second Saturday of the month we hold a volunteer orientation at the shelter. If you are interested fill out the application below and RSVP to the next meeting.

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