Note: The next NHFHO general meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 17th from 10-2 at the NHSPCA, Stratham.

Welcome to the New Hampshire Federation of Humane Organizations

The New Hampshire Federation of Humane Organizations is a united group of animal welfare professionals dedicated to promoting humane initiatives at the local, state and regional levels by providing information, training, support, and networking opportunities to its membership and by coordinating efforts for the rescue and relief of animals in need.

The NHFHO coordinates statewide projects undertaken by more than a dozen New Hampshire humane organizations. Among the members are the eight largest private animal shelters in the state. The Federation works to help members promote responsible pet adoptions and pet ownership and to undertake and encourage programs to end pet overpopulation.

Upper Valley Humane Society Seeks Feline Coordinator

The Upper Valley Humane Society is looking for an energetic, outgoing, dependable and detail-oriented person with a passion for helping people and animals to join our team as Feline Coordinator.  Experience with feline behavior, care, and handling required, and a positive attitude and good communication skills are a must.  Candidates must be 18 years of age or older, be able to lift up to 50 pounds, and have reliable transportation.  This is a full-time position that includes Saturdays and some holidays.  Benefits include health insurance, dental reimbursement, generous paid time off, and working with a great team of smart and fun people.  If you want to help us change the lives of the Upper Valley’s pets and their people for the better, send your resume and references to Amy Woodman, Shelter Manager at  For a full job description, visit our website at