10th Annual Dog Walk & Craft Show May 4th

Please join the Potsdam Humane Society for the 10th Annual Strut Your Mutt  Dog Walk & Craft Show! PHS will hold our 10th Annual Strut Your Mutt on Saturday May 4th at the Pine Street Arena, Potsdam! The day kicks off with a dog walk, which offers a relaxed, family-friendly event with water stops along […]

Valentine’s Day Gift Certificates Now Available

Looking for Gift for your Sweetie on Valentine’s Day? Donate to PHS in honor of a family member or friend! For any amount, PHS will provide you with a certificate that a donation has been made! For additional information, or for large quantities, please contact us (315) 265-3199 or This thoughtful gift will help […]

Volunteer Open House February 8th

Please join the Potsdam Humane Society Team as we host our Volunteer Open House Friday February 8th,  1pm-4pm. Meet some PHS critters, tour the shelter, and learn about different volunteer opportunities! Volunteer Orientation Classes will be ongoing throughout the day, so hop in a class and become a Volunteer! The last class will be hosted […]

Volunteers Needed for Hockey Game

PHS is looking for volunteers to help raise funds for the animals at our shelter! Join us selling concessions at Lake Placid for the CLARKSON vs. SLU game on November 24th. Volunteers only need to be 16 years of age, and wear black pants- we will take care of the rest! For more information, or […]

Preparing Your Pets for Emergencies

If you are like millions of animal owners nationwide, your pet is an important member of your household. The likelihood that you and your animals will survive an emergency such as a fire, flood, or tornado, depends largely on emergency planning. Some of the things you can do is plan for the unexpected, such as […]

8th Annual Golf Tournament July 27th

Please join us for the Potsdam Humane Society’s 8th Annual Golf Tournament on Friday July 27, 2018 at Partridge Run Golf Course. Golf One Day- Change Two Lives!  Proceeds from the tournament benefit the PHS Veterans Adoption Program, where Active Duty or Retired Military Veterans can adopt a pet at no charge. Registration: 11:00 AM Shotgun Start: 12:00PM […]

Best Friends Thrift Store Now Open Monday’s

Now you can check out the Best Friends Thrift Store (located on 8 Raymond St, Potsdam) on Monday’s! The thrift store is extending their hours, now open Monday 10am-4pm. For more information about the store, please call (315) 261-0148 or swing down for a visit: Monday 10am-4pm Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm Saturday 10am-4pm   You can find […]


The walk in rabies and microchip clinic scheduled for WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 28TH is cancelled. PHS apologizes for any inconvenience.