Carteret County Humane Society Mission
To protect, shelter and promote the adoption of homeless animals; to provide education about responsible pet ownership and to reduce pet overpopulation through spay/neuter programs.
The Carteret County Humane Society and Animal Shelter (CCHS) is a non-profit organization located in Newport, North Carolina that accepts all stray and owner surrendered animals for Carteret County residents. CCHS is a low-kill organization that takes in over 3,200 animals a year and provides food, love, attention, exercise, medical care and behavior support while trying to find them loving responsible forever homes.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions page for all the details on how you can help these animals.