Humane Rescue Alliance

Advocating for animal-friendly communities. Strengthening the animal-human bond.

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adoptable cat Calabazita

Staff Favorite: Calabazita!

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The Washington Humane Society and the Washington Animal Rescue League have become the Humane Rescue Alliance.





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2018 Humane Rescue Alliance Calendar

Purchase your 2018 HRA calendar today and show your support for the Humane Rescue Alliance all year long! LEARN MORE

  • Nurturing the Most Vulnerable Dec 15
    It may not have baby blue walls, lacy pink curtains, or a nursery rhyme night light, but a new infant care center offers the essential nurturing all newborns need. And it’s just for neonatal ki...
  • Finn's Reunion at the Humane Rescue Alliance Dec 8
    Shortly after Thanksgiving, Carly was worried. Her fiancé’s two-and-a-half-year-old Great Dane, Finn, wasn’t eating and was clearly very sick. Ten days ago, his symptoms became acu...
  • Separation Anxiety: A trainer’s story Dec 4
    Tracy Krulik is a certified dog trainer and behavior consultant, and is a specialist in the area of separation anxiety. The following is a first-person account of the challenges she faced with ...
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See the impact in our community

We are dedicated to ensuring the safety and welfare of all animals in addition to bringing people and animals together.

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445 animals

Each month meet their forever family

806 Animals

Each monthare spayed and neutered

1,500 Calls

For help each month answered by our field officers

2,900 hours

Each month of combined volunteer work

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We just had a feeling, Watermelon was meantto be part of our family

Adopters, Mark & Rebecca