Join us now until December 8th for the
Lakes Area Humane 2020 Fundraising Auction!
Your purchase of one of over 80 AUCTION ITEMS will help us to provide care to the homeless animals from our local community. These funds could be used to spay a dog or cat, provide a much-needed dental cleaning for a senior cat, provide an orphaned kitten with lifesaving kitty milk replacer, help treat a dog for Lyme Disease, or provide a rabies vaccination.
The list could go on and on!

Visit to view and bid on items.
Bidding will be open Tuesday, December 1st!

About LAHS

The Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, formed in 1989 by a group of concerned citizens wishing to make a difference for animals in our community.

Donations and fundraising events provide over 65% percent of LAHS funding. Support from businesses and individuals are essential to fulfill our mission.

Donate today to help us, help them!

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Hours & Information

3811 Nevada Street SW Alexandria MN 56308
+1 (320) 759-2260

  • Monday:          12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday:          Closed
  • Wednesday:    12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Thursday:        12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Friday:             12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday:         11:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Sunday:            Closed

The shelter is typically closed on most major holidays.

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Some of our services include:

  • Adoptions and Reuniting Lost Pets
  • Impounding and Surrender Service
  • Adoptions Counseling
  • Prevention
  • Dog Obedience Training

Our Mission

Our mission is to promote responsible care and training for household pets through education and public awareness, and when appropriate, to provide a safe and sheltering haven for lost and abandoned animals pending placement in suitable permanent homes.