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221 County Farm Rd., Dover, NH  •  p. 603-749-5322  •  e.
A community-funded, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, Pope Memorial Humane Society (CVHS) is dedicated to promoting the humane treatment of animals in Strafford County, NH and Southern Maine. We are a safe, temporary home for more than 1,500 surrendered, lost, abused, neglected, or unwanted animals each year.

Our mission is to provide quality, compassionate care and shelter to our animals, in partnership with educating the community concerning humane animal treatment and welfare.
    We Fulfill Our Mission By...
  • Placing animals into caring, forever homes.                                               
  • Promoting the practice of spaying and neutering                          
  • Assisting with cruelty investigations and rescue                                             
  • Raising awareness within the community about animal welfare
  • Encouraging volunteer involvement and support                                              
  • Being an active voice and advocate for the safety, health, and well being of animals                                              
  • Serving as a comprehensive resource center for the community