1300 W. Conway Rd. Harbor Springs, MI 49740  231-347-2396

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True Love Is Rescued at Little Traverse Bay Humane Society


Serving the needs of homeless animals in the community since 1951, Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is a no-kill shelter that offers a temporary home to companion animals. Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is located between Harbor Springs and Petoskey, Michigan, and offers pet adoptions in addition to veterinary services, boarding, grooming, doggy daycare and training.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Our shelter will re-open on Monday, June 8 for normal business hours, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. as will our Daycare services. Our Clinic and Grooming services have already re-opened. Please see the re-opening policies and guidelines listed below. If you have any questions during your visit, please don't hesitate to ask one of our staff members! Our goal is to keep all of our adopters, visitors, staff, and animals safe and healthy. Thank you so much for your support-we are excited to see you all!

All visitors/adopters are required to wear masks.
Group size is limited to four individuals or fewer.
Shelter visitor occupancy will be at 50-percent.
Visitors/adopters must maintain social distancing of six feet and respect posted signage on kitten/cat rooms and throughout the shelter.
From 10-11 a.m., Monday - Saturday, the shelter will be reserved for seniors and immune compromised individuals. Hours for all shelter visitors/adopters are
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday with no adoptions past 4:30 p.m.
Adoptions will be by appointment only unless a visitor already has an approved adoption application.

Grooming & Daycare:
We will be offering Grooming and Daycare services, but not Boarding at this time.
There will be curbside pickup and drop-off for all clients.
Please stay in your vehicle upon arrival/pickup and call 231-347-2384 to let a staff member know you have arrived.

Veterinary Clinic:
Is now open for all services
There will be curbside pickup and drop-off for all patients, including prescription food and medications. Please call ahead for prescription refills/food.
Please stay in your vehicle when you arrive and call 231-622-6363 to let a staff member know you have arrived.


Hours: Monday-Saturday
10 a.m.-5 p.m.

(Ph): 231-347-2396

(Fax): 231-347-1243