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Humane Society of the High Plains
2050 E. Old Hwy 40, Hays, KS 67601, USA

We are located approximately

7 miles east of Hays, KS on

Old Hwy 40

GPS can't find us?

Please call

(785) 625-5252 for directions. 


Looking for new furry friend to bring home? We always have animals that are eagerly awaiting a forever family to call their own.


If you are not ready to take in a permanent resident or would like to help short-term. Being a foster parent could be just the job for you.


You must be 16 years of age to volunteer with parent/guardian consent. Our volunteers help socialize and exercise adoptable animals.


Donations are always helpful in caring for animals that come through our shelter.

Ways To Contribute

The Humane Society of the High Plains is a no-kill domestic animal shelter that serves the city of Hays, Ellis County and the surrounding areas in Kansas. 

Who We Are

Until There Are None Adopt One

Business Hours​

Closed Monday

Open Tuesday - Sunday

1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Adoptions Processed Till 4:30 p.m.

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Spread the word! Whether it is by word of mouth or through social media. Tell your friends and family about animals in need & the importance of proper animal care.​​​​