Events

10th Annual Golf Tournament August 29th 2020

Join the Potsdam Humane Society for the 10th Annual “Pets and Vets” Golf Tournament on Saturday August 29, 2020 at Partridge Run Golf & Country Club, Canton. Proceeds to benefit the animals at the Potsdam Humane Society and support the PHS Veterans Adoption Program. This program waives adoption fees for persons who have been honorably […]



POSTPONED – Dog Walk & Craft Show

**Sadly, due to COVID-19 and the need for social distancing, the Potsdam Humane Society’s 11th Annual Strut Your Mutt Walk and Craft Show is postponed. We are currently looking at dates this year to reschedule.As soon as a new date is determined, we will be contacting all vendors who have already reserved a space for […]



Volunteer Open House February 21st 2020

Please join the Potsdam Humane Society Team as we host our Volunteer Open House Friday February 21st,  1:00pm-4:00pm. 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 […]



Volunteer Orientation Schedule February -April 2020

Join the Potsdam Humane Society Volunteer Team! Interested in Volunteering at PHS? Join us for our next volunteer orientation class at 4:00pm at the shelter (17 Madrid Ave, Potsdam). NEXT CLASS: FEBRUARY 21st (Friday) – Volunteer Open House! Stop in to learn about volunteer opportunities, snacks, and become trained to be a PHS volunteer – […]



Cats Are a Liquid Reading & Signing Oct. 26th

Join author & children’s librarian Rebecca Donnelly for a reading of her picture book Cats Are a Liquid (illustrated by Misa Saburi) followed by a book sale & signing! WHEN: SATURDAY OCTOBER 26TH TIME: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM WHERE: POTSDAM HUMANE SOCIETY (17 Madrid Avenue)



Volunteer Orientation October 10th

Join the Potsdam Humane Society Volunteer Team! Interested in Volunteering at PHS? Join us for our next volunteer orientation class at 4:00pm at the shelter (17 Madrid Ave, Potsdam). NEXT CLASS: OCTOBER 10th  (Thursday) No scheduling or minimum time requirements! Come when you can and help us place homeless pets in forever homes! To learn […]



Volunteer Open House September 13, 2019

Please join the Potsdam Humane Society Team as we host our Volunteer Open House Friday September 13th, 1pm-4pm at the shelter at 17 Madrid Avenue, Potsdam. 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 […]



Benefit Auction August 10th

All items have been donated by the community to support the animals at the Potsdam Humane Society! Action is Saturday August 10th at 10:00AM with Preview at 9:00AM at the Sandstone Arena (Pine Street, Potsdam). Antiques, collectibles, pet items, household items, tools and much more with JIM ARMSTRONG of ARMSTRONG AUCTIONEERING and LUNCH with CHEF […]



Summer Hours 2019

Starting June 8, 2019, the Potsdam Humane Society will be OPEN on Saturdays from 11:00am-3:00pm for the remainder of the summer.