About Us 2017-09-21T12:17:03+00:00

We are an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of pets and people in Southeast Missouri. We envision a community where every animal has a safe and loving home. Our care and support helps more than 3,500 animals stay off the street each year.

We receive no operating funds from the government or the Humane Society of the United States. We rely on the love and support of our community for volunteers and donations to continue our mission.

Our Vision:

We envision a community where every companion animal has a safe and loving home.

Our Mission:

The Humane Society of Southeast Missouri serves the public health by providing quality humane care, adoption, and education for the good of companion animals and humans in our regional service area.

Board of Directors

Charlotte Craig – President

Gwenn Freitag, DVM -Vice President

Everett Cassady- Treasurer

Karen Honaas – Secretary

Janet Robert

Sam Herndon

Cindy Lange



2016 Annual Report

Cat Intake- 1210                  Cats Saved- 541                         Euthanized Cats- 588                               Cats Returned to Owner-27

Dog Intake- 1903                Dogs Saved- 1348                       Euthanized Dogs-213                                Dogs Returned to Owner-288

Misc. Intake- 37                  Total Saved- 1305                                                                                          Total Returned to Owner-31

Total Intake- 3150