Allow us to introduce you to this week's Pet of the Week from the Vanderburgh Humane Society.

Meet Chompers!

Chomper here! I’m a 3-year-old terrier mix and long-time resident of VHS. If you couldn’t already tell, I’m a very sweet and beefy boy. Sometimes I underestimate my own beefiness, so look out toddlers—I WILL bulldoze over you. I generally love everyone I meet and play well with other dogs. I’m very treat-motivated and LOVE belly rubs and car rides. I’m heartworm positive, but the VHS will treat me (at no extra cost to you) once I’m adopted and can recover in a home. Come out and meet me, I promise you’ll immediately fall in love with my goofy side! My adoption fee is $25 thanks to the Bissel Foundation and includes my neuter, microchip, and heartworm treatment.
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What's happening at the VHS?

Vanderburgh Humane Society Jobs

The VHS is seeking a full-time Veterinary Assistant or Registered Veterinary Technician for our Low-Cost Spay/Neuter and Vaccine Clinic! 

Join our top-notch team and have an impact on more than 8,000 community pets a year! Interested in applying? Please email your resume to
To learn more about this and other open positions, visit our website:
We offer standard cat and dog vaccinations, basic disease testing (FELV, FIV, Heartworm), flea prevention, heartworm prevention, and ID microchipping.
Walk-in ONLY! Open 7:30 am-1:30 pm
First come, first serve via taking a number system.
Please understand that we try to see as many clients as possible, but the demand is often greater than time allows.
**IMPORTANT** If you are bringing an un-vaccinated puppy, please keep them off of the ground to minimize the risk of spreading disease/illness.
Upcoming Saturday pet vaccine clinic dates:
August 6 & 20
September 3 & 17
Visit for more information. This is a vaccine clinic ONLY. To learn about our spay/neuter services, visit

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