Ways To Help


You can make a donation in memory or honor of a special pet, animal or person.
Donate In Memory


Leave a legacy in your will as an animal lover and set an example.
Create Your Legacy


Provide a temporary home away from the PHS shelter.
Fill Out An Application


Help someone else by sponsoring a pet adoption. See our Adopt A Pet page to pick an animal to sponsor and view pricing.
See Pricing

Sponsor A Fundraiser

From walkathons to motorcycle rides, fundraisers conducted by others help immensely.
Contact Us


Volunteer at the PHS facility. Help with animal enrichment, cleaning, yard work, reception, event planning and more!
Apply now

Best Friends Thrift Shop

Even helping out one day a week/month is appreciated. All proceeds go to support the PHS shelter.
Be a Best Friend


Your generous donation of the items listed will go a long way toward improving the lives of animals in the North Country.
Browse our wishlist

Can and Bottle

Help out by taking your recyclable cans & bottles to CJ’s Kegs, Cases & More in the Seacom Plaza in Potsdam.
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Your gift to the animals saves lives!

Your contribution to Potsdam Humane Society goes straight to work helping hundreds of animals. Even small donations make a difference. When we combine the generosity of the many animal lovers throughout the North Country, we can make a difference in the lives and welfare of our furry friends!


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Secure Monthly Donation
Simply click the PayPal button below, and a page will open allowing you to select an amount, make your donation monthly and even dedicate it to someone special!
Is my donation secure?

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Is this donation tax-deductible?

Your gift is tax deductible as per your local regulations, as we are a tax exempt organization. We will email you a donation receipt. Please keep this, as it is your official record to claim this donation as a tax deduction.

Can I cancel my recurring donation?

Of course. You always remain in full control of your recurring donation, and you’re free to change or cancel it at any time.