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.

Email us at lahs@gctel.net

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.