10 Pethaven Lane, Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 626-3491
Cat Photo by Barkley and Co. www.barkleyandco.com
sad shelter dogs waiting for his new family Photo by Barkley and Co. www.barkleyandco.com
tiny kitten held by a shelter staff Photo by Barkley and Co. www.barkleyandco.com

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Our Mission

We believe in creating a kinder community by nurturing the animal human bond. Our mission is to enrich lives by placing animals for adoption in loving homes where they can thrive on kindness and care. We support the potential in every animal by providing them with healing, hope and second chances.

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Dog Photo by Barkley and Co. www.barkleyandco.com

Building Happily Ever Afters - Capital Campaign

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What's Happening at KVHS.

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Check out some happy faces that recently headed to their forever homes! These are the best kind of 'goodbyes.' Happy Tails! 🐾❤️ ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy Friday, Happy Tails🐾Our tails are wagging for another new episode of Happy Tails! You'll meet KVHS canines; Athena, Cash, and Lulu. Chris also introduces KVHS felines; Cecile, Galadriel, and Sammy! An adorable rabbit, Chase, also makes an appearance. ❤️Guest starring is KVHS Director of Development, Melanie Randall! Melanie talks about our upcoming Mutt Strut event. This year will be our 30th annual Mutt Strut. We're so excited to celebrate! Save the date for May 13th - you won't want to miss it!Like, comment, and share!youtu.be/b1eXagku9WY ... See MoreSee Less
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2022 was a pawsome year for KVHS! We are incredibly excited about 2023, but before we celebrate the future, we want to share some extraordinary facts and figures from 2022. Join us in reflecting on another year of life-saving work!🐾pethavenlane.org/ ... See MoreSee Less
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