Companion animals have a positive and enriching impact on our lives. Together, Mohawk Hudson Humane Society and Tri City Rentals are committed to helping veterans adopt and care for their pets by providing high-quality care and support services.
Due to COVID-19 precautions, portions of this program are temporarily suspended. Adoptions and the pet food pantry are available, with restrictions. Please see our COVID-19 Updates page for more information.
MHHS will provide spay and neuter surgeries at no cost for cats and dogs of veterans who qualify based on their income.
- For dogs: canine distemper, Bordetella and rabies
- For cats: feline distemper and rabies
- One microchip identifier per pet will be provided at no charge
You qualify for fee-waived services if you currently receive public/government assistance, such as:
Food Stamps - SNAP
Social Security Disability Income (SSI)
Other programs not listed
if your income falls at or below one of the categories below:
|Household||FY2019 Low-Income Limits|
For spay/neuter and wellness appointments or for more details, please call 518.886.9645.
Adoption fees will be waived for veterans who are able to properly care for a pet, with our without support. Adopters will follow the standard Humane Society adoption process.* (Note: fee-waived adoptions are limited.)
Yoga with Cats classes combine fitness and fun with adoptable pets. Veterans may attend four complimentary sessions. Classes are held monthly. Call 518.434.8128 ext. 206 to sign up for upcoming classes.*
*Veterans must show some form of military ID or discharge papers at time of service