Thank you for your donations!  Don’t forget, when you make a donation through PayPal, to click on the Add Special Instructions to the Seller to let us know about your donation, i.e., in memory of, in honor of,  purchasing tickets, etc.Donate Button with Credit Cards

Would you like to help out LHS in another way?   We have a container in our lobby and we are accepting refundable bottles and cans.  So bring these items to the Lakeshore Humane Society Adoption Center at 431 E. Chestnut Street, Dunkirk, NY.  The animals thank you!


Yara Read about smiling Yara.  Click on her picture! She has been with us for close to a year.  We need to find that special person for her.  She is so sweet, we just don’t understand why she has not been adopted yet.  Please read about her.  She is a total love bug!

Our next adoption days are:
June 3rd
June 10th
The adoption day hours are from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the
LHS Adoption Center
431 E. Chestnut Street
Dunkirk, NY.


Would you like to volunteer?  Here is our application!




Please come to Kirk’s Jeweler’s on June 2nd and help support LHS!  Details below.


Join us for our 13th Annual Pat McGee Dog Walk on June 17th!  Check out the flyer below.  If you would like to download the flyer, registration and sponsorship forms, please click on the appropriate links below:

Dog Walk 2017 Flyer

Dog Walk 2017 Registration Form

Dog Walk 2017 Sponsorship Form

Check out our raffle for Adirondack Chairs and Side Table drawing to be held at the dog walk.  See details and flyer below.

Take a look at our raffle for these handmade Adirondack Chairs and Side Table!  You may purchase tickets at our adoption center or through PayPal here at the website. Drawing will be held at our Annual Pat McGee Dog Walk on June 17th! Details below. Make sure to indicate that your donation is for the Chair Raffle!  Good luck everyone!

Save the date – June 24th!

Pitching for Paws!

 A Charity Co-ed Softball Tournament to raise money for Lakeshore Humane Society, Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue, Sadie’s Safe Harbor Canine Rescue and City of Buffalo Animal Shelter. We will be limited to only 14 teams so get your team registered early to make sure you’re in!! Hopefully the rescues/shelters will be able to join us and bring out some of their adoptable pets for the public to interact with. A rain date of Sunday, June 25th has been set just in case. The time of the event is 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. at Dunkirk Wright Park, Dunkirk, NY.

Registration deadline is May 26th or when the 14 team limit has been met, whichever comes first, so don’t delay or you might miss out!

Registration forms​ can be found on this page or by emailing pitchingforpaws@gmail.com to request one. If you have any questions please contact Samantha Vacanti at 716-673-6743.

 Team Registration FormTeam Registration Form