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Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is a donor-funded, non-profit corporation that offers a temporary home to companion animals. As a no-kill shelter, our mission is to offer warm shelter, veterinary services, and personal attention to all the animals in our care, as well as proactive methods to control pet overpopulation. Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is committed to educating the public about the humane treatment of companion animals.

Shelter Hours 
Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
1300 West Conway Road
Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740
Phone: 231.347.2396
Fax: 231.347.1243


Upcoming Events

Collars for a Cause
Sat Jun 13, 2015 @10:00AM - 01:00PM
Howl at the Moon 2015
Thu Aug 20, 2015 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM

Employment Opportunities

Are you someone who enjoys working with people and animals?  Little Traverse Bay Humane Society Boarding and Grooming is seeking a friendly, hardworking individual to join our team as a full time animal care attendant.  Job requirements include cleaning, caring for animals and interacting with clients.  If this sounds like you, then please send your resume to Kristen at or to 1300 West Conway Road in Harbor Springs, Michigan.

Latest Blog Post

They Count on Us...

We’re happy to help the animals who need us most, especially when they need us most. This unfortunately often happens when a situation is at its most dire—when an animal is at risk in a kill shelter. These animals might have medical issues, be on the older side, have behavioral problems, or they may not have any of these at all—the shelter might just not have room for them. This is where LTBHS comes into play. We are fortunate here at LTBHS to be able to reach out to other shelters and rescues in need, helping to pull at-risk animals who might otherwise be euthanized.

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Partners for Pets

 Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is proud to be a Partner for Pets! BISSELL and have teamed up to help organizations like ours raise money and now you can help too! When you buy select pet products at and enter the code "ADOPT" at checkout, a portion of your purchase will be donated to Little Traverse Bay Humane Society! What’s more, every purchase enters us to win a $5,000 quarterly giveaway!
It’s simple.
  • Shop pet products at
  • Enter the code ADOPT at checkout.
  • Select Little Traverse Bay Humane Society!

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