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We have a community filled with all the things you should know about your new family member. 

KEEP OUR PETS COOL CHAMPAIGN

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PLEASE DONATE TO HELP US UPDATE OUR COOLING SYSTEM!!!!!!!!

2014 goals

Donating is more than just time or money, it's peace of mind. Now you can help even the smallest animal. 

A LITTLE ABOUT THE SHELTER

1855 Windish Dr. Galesburg, IL 61401

 

 

 

 

Vision statement

  • The Knox County Humane Society envisions a time when our community celebrates the human-animal bond and treats all fellow beings with care,  compassion, empathy, and respect.
  • Our goal is to represent our Shelter as a happy, cheerful place where people come for pet adoption, education, training, pet information, recreation and community events.
  • To become a unified Community by: Intervention which includes sheltering and investigations, through Prevention with education and outreach, and though Advocacy with leadership and public acknowledgement that shows just how pets enrich our lives.

 Mission statement

  • To promote the humane treatment of animals, prevent cruelty to animals and provide education to enhance the human- animal bond and to end pet over-population.

Knox County Humane Society

Hours Of Operation

Monday-Saturday 8AM-5PM

Except Holidays

309-342-1275

We are the only Animal Shelter in Knox County licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture with the State of Illinois.