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*VIEW OUR PRESS CONFERENCE BY CLICKING HERE!* Contact information for our state’s senators and representatives can be found below – not sure who your representatives or senators are? Find them here: https://openstates.org/al/legislators/ Sen. Greg Albritton Baldwin County, Choctaw County, Clarke County, Conecuh County, Escambia County, Mobile County, Monroe County, Washington County galbritton@att.net 334-242-7843 Sen. Gerald H. […]

Pet of the Week: Buggie Boo

Those eyes…that underbite! Meet Buggie Boo, a sweet one year old Boxer mix. She is medium-sized and loves love! She came to us through a staff member’s mom – while driving down the road, she noticed Buggie Boo walking down the road with a chain dragging behind her. She approached the owners about the dog, and […]

Babe Ruff’s Bark in the Park!

Hey batter batter, bark! Join the Greater Birmingham Humane Society at Regions Field on Sunday, July 31 at 6 p.m. as they partner with the Birmingham Barons for Babe Ruff’s Park in the Park. The Barons take on the Tennessee Smokies, and Birmingham’s dogs and owners are invited to attend the game and meet other four-legged friends […]

Active and Retired Military Receive Waived Adoption Fees!

To thank our military members for their service, we are now waiving adoption fees for active and retired military members and their immediate family members! When coming to adopt, just show a valid military ID to waive the fee. See our adoptable animals here: gbhs.org/adoptable-pets.

Pet of the Week: Sadie Bug

Just look at this beautiful girl we call Sadie Bug. She is full grown and the perfect size to fit easily into most households. Sadie Bug is a lover! She enjoys her walks with volunteers and staff and adores to be petted and cuddled. She also loves play time in the yard and would appreciate […]

GBHS Summer Events Calendar!

  We excited to announce our summer events calendar with something for every animal lover! The lineup includes Pup Crawls at each Birmingham brewery and Babe Ruff’s Bark in the Park at Regions Field, as well as the popular Critter Camp for children ages 7 to 10 at the shelter. These events aim to raise funds and […]

Pets Of The Week: Tigger and Mollie

Tigger and Mollie are feline best friends! They were surrendered together after their owner passed away. They are both friendly and affectionate with very different personalities. Mollie is a female that is more laid back and Tigger  is male that loves to explore and play. They are both two years old. We are hoping that […]

Senior Pet Of The Week: Mee Maw

      Please say hello to our very special Senior Pet Of The Week. This is Mee Maw and you might have seen her last week. We’ve been sharing her pictures with the hope she finds her forever family soon. Mee Maw is a nine-year-old Beagle mix that came to us as a surrendered […]

Tripod Pet Of The Week: Cupcake!

Give Cupcake some time, and she will show you how beautiful she can be. She is recovering from a amputation surgery after being found as an injured stray. Our veterinarians and our animal control staff believe that she was hit by a vehicle. Dr Latham and his amazing team saved Cupcake  by removing her front […]