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Humane Society of Scott County, IN


After you select your new pet from the list below, please contact us immediately!

Phone PO Box 711
Location 1176 N. Gardner
Scottsburg, IN 47170
Hours Tuesday - Friday 4-6 pm
Sat 1-3 pm
Closed Sunday
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Simba is a great little guy and does well with the other cats. He is both playful and loving. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

Liberty is a small statured german shepherd mix and a great size for a housepet! Liberty is young and active but seems smart and knows a few commands. Someone has worked with her! Good with other dogs. Contact
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More Pets Who Need Homes     Last updated  2022-06-28

"Ballou" lab/hound mix
1 yr   male

AT THE SCOTT COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER...turned in by owner who said he was "too much dog". He is active but social and seems willing to learn if someone will take the time to train him.

"Jade" chihuahua
4 yrs   spayed female

What a nice little girl! She is timid but loves to be held and once she is familiar with all the newness of this strange home away from her old life, she will be great! She has been in a home with many other dogs and even a cat with no problem. If you would like to meet her, contact

Scooter - Chihuahua mix
Born late April 2022   Male

Tiny little guy! Scooter is very friendly and social. He loves playing with his littermates and toys. He weighs 5# now and most likely will be under 10# as an adult.
Scooter will not be available for a couple of weeks as he is not old enough to be neutered but you may fill out an application at If we feel your household miight be a good match, a volunteer with contact you to set up a meet and greet.

"Clifford" mastiff mix
Adult   male

AT THE SCOTT COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER...this poor boy is starved. No telling how long he has been on his own. Weighs 70 pounds. Probably should be near 90 or more.

Cisco - Chihuahua
2 years   Neutered Male

Cisco is a sweet, friendly, happy, and well-mannered little guy. He is used to being with other dogs but would be fine as an only pet. Cisco weighs 9#. If you would like to be considered for adopting this adorable boy, please visit to fill out an application.

"Spooky' border collie mix
4 1/2 - 5 months   male

Needs another dog in his household to make him feel comfortable. Still a little skeptical of humans but with a nice friendly dog companion he will come to people much easier. Had been a house puppy before being turned in to the shelter. Contact

Pidge - Rat Terrier/Beagle Mix
7 years   Spayed Female

Pidge was found wandering along a busy highway. She was severely malnourished, dehydrated, and infested with fleas and ticks. It was apparent she had been on the run for quite some time.
Humane Society of Scott County took this girl in, gave her food and water, a good bath, got rid of all of her fleas and ticks, and provided her with medical care. Pidge took naturally to her foster home and claimed her spot in the middle of the bed! She is housebroken, is good with other dogs and we feel sure she would be a nice, gentle companion for anyone.
Please fill out an application at if you would like to adopt this sweet girl.

"Mack" husky mix
4- 4 1/2 months   neutered male

Mack is going to be a large one....just like a big "Mac truck"! Very active and playful. Could try to ramrod an owner if he gets a chance so needs an owner who won't let Mack walk all over him. Has started some crate training. Contact

Skipper - Wire-haired Chihuahua mix
Born late April, 2022   Female

Skipper is a bit timid but will gain confidence in time. She is very sweet and will make the lucky adopter a wonderful companion. She is not old enough to be spayed so cannot be adopted just yet but interested individuals may fill out an application at If we feel your household might be a good match, a volunteer will contact you to set up a time to meet.

"Snow" Retriever/chow mix
7-8 yrs   neutered male

Snow is one of the absolute sweetest old guys you would ever want to meet! His cute little smile hides previous abuse and abandonment. He would be a perfect companion for someone who has a fenced in yard where he can just roam around. He does well with kids,and is ok with cats and other dogs. He walks on a leash well and is just an all around great dog. Contact if you would like to meet him.

"Tory" lab/hound mix
10 months - 1 yr   female

.seems like a nice girl. Keeps a clean kennel. Likes to play. Contact

"Venus" husky mix
1 yr   female

picked up in the county. Has those beautiful blue eyes of the husky and a sleek coat. Friendly and strong. Contact

"Jubilee" pit bull
4 yrs.   spayed female

Very friendly gal! When Animal Control picked her up, she jumped right in the truck like she was ready to go for a ride! May be best as an only dog or with a younger dog that will let her be the "topdog". Housebroken and crate trained and loves to just lounge on the couch with you. Interested in cats and would probably give chase if they ran in front of her. Loves people and good with kids although she is a hefty gal and could knock over a tiny tot. Contact

5 yr   M

Snoopy is a Russian Blue mix and does well with all the other cats. Snoopy is looking for a home to call his own. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680

6-7 months   Neutered Male

Spot is a super cute and sweet little guy. He is pretty much housebroken and loves playing with other dogs. He is good in a crate and is very willing learn.
Spot may have some Jack Russell Terrier in his bloodline and will be a small/medium boy.
If interested in adopting this sweet boy, visit to fill out an application to adopt. Contact

10 months   spayed Female

Serina is a cat that is pretty much all over the place. She does well with other cats and loves to have people attention.

1 1/2 years   Spayed Female

Rio is a very loving kitty who likes people. She would do better with maybe one other cat in the family. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

1 year   

Colin is an active guy who does well with the other cats in his room. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

"Moe" chow/spitz mix
4 4 1/2 months   male

Moe and his buddies were found in a culvert and pretty skinny! Pretty red coloring and great with other dogs. This one is a little more timid than the others but will gain confidence as time goes by. Contact

"Larry" chow/spitz mix
4- 4 1/2 months   male

Larry and his siblings were found in a culvert in the county full of ticks and fleas and really hungry! Social boys who are going to stay relatively small to medium size! Contact

11 months   spayed Female

Posey is a great little kitty. She is in a free roaming room with several cats. She is also very friendly with people. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

"Pepper" setter mix
1-2 yrs   spayed female

Pepper, young setter mix, is looking for a new home. Owner just didn't have the time to give her all the love she needed since he started a new job and she is really wanting a family to spend time with! Doesn't act like she is familiar with other dogs so a slow introduction will be needed! She is fine once she knows who the other dog is and she play bows and tries to play. She will benefit from obedience training since she knows very little! She is current on all vaccine and is spayed. Contact

1 year   spayed Female

Butkins is a Manx kitty. She loves people and cannot get enough attention. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

"Tim" shepherd mix pup
5 month   neutered male

Tim and sibling, Paul, are very shy but coming around nicely after being found full of ticks and hungry and hiding under a pickup truck! Contact

"Paul" bi-eyed shepherd pup
5 months   neutered male

Paul and his sibling, Tim, were found hungry and full of ticks under a pick up truck in the country. They are much more comfortable now and starting to learn to trust people. Paul is still the shyer of the two. Contact

"Astro" boxer mix
1 yr   neutered male

Loves to play and great with other dogs. A good companion for a lonely dog! Will keep another dog busy ALL day! Appears housebroke and will go into a crate quietly and willingly. Contact

"Daisy" pit mix
2-3 yrs   spayed female

looks like she had been a regular breeding machine but now, those times are over and she's ready to become a pampered pet! Please help!!!!! Happy girl! Has been a housedog but needs a nice tall fenced yard to run in so she can get rid of all her energy! Can go over a 4 ft fence by jumping over just like a deer so needs a high fence! Wants nothing more than someone to spend time with her. She absolutely loves to go for a ride in the car and is happy as a clam in the front seat looking outside. Daisy is a great girl and would like someone who is as active as she is and loves to walk, jog & run! She would also love to be able to go on a car ride with you every day! Give her a squeaky toy and she will be your friend forever!!! This one is easy to fall in love with so if you have the right requirements, give us a call.

6 months   spayed Female

Marnie is a sweet Bombay mix kitty. She will make a great pet for your family. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

8 months   spayed Female

Val is a sweetie of a cat and does well with the other cats. She has a pretty gray swirl pattern coat. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

Bat Cat
4 months   Neutered Male

Bat Cat is a gorgeous black tuxedo. Hes a great guy and does well with the other cats. Contact Sue at 812 820 1680 or

tv time!!!!

TV TIME ... It didn't take these guys long to get into the swing of their new surroundings. They love their new cattery but would love a new "home sweet home" even more! Come by and see the cats!

Hours are Tuesday through Friday from 4-6 pm
Saturday from 1-3 pm





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HUMANE SOCIETY OF SCOTT COUNTY, INDIANA is a non-profit organization, designed to aid the Scott County Animal Shelter, to have an aggressive adoption program in order to decrease the number of animals being euthanized, to release animals into the care of reputable rescue organizations, and to educate the community on the importance of spay/neuter and pet ownership responsibility.

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