For over 50 years the Venango County Humane Society has found loving

homes for thousands of companion pets in our community.


The Venango County Humane Society is operated by a Board of Directors. The staff includes a Shelter Manager, a Board Certified Veterinarian, a Veterinarian Technician, Accountant, Marketing Director, Kennel Attendants, and a Front Desk Ambassador

Meet Our Distinguished

Board of Directors

Our board of directors is comprised of professionals who volunteer and represent  the Venango County Area

  • Mark Goodman   President
  • Amy Stamm   Vice President
  •   TBD  Secretary
  • Debbie Craver     Treasurer
  • Tristen Deibert
  • Doug Eberle
  • Mieke Heffern
  • Regina Martin
  • Cody O’Brien
  • Ritt Smith 
  • Ashley McCauley Stroup
  • Judy Tarr
  • Rainy Waitz VMD  

We are looking for motivated people who are passionate about shelter animals and their care. If you have a strong interest in serving on the board of directors for the Venango County Humane Society. Please contact the president of the board at


Our Mission 

To positively impact homeless companion animals through advocacy, education, community awareness, compassionate care and adoption.

Values  and Integrity Statements

Compassionate Care 

Each animal entrusted to us will receive compassionate care, medical services and socialization while being sheltered.


We seek to constantly improve our practices through research, evaluations and suggestions. We are committed to educating the community about the humane treatment of animals.

Operational Excellence

We are accountable for efficiency, excellence and best practices. We will listen to the needs of those we serve and create benchmarks for improvement.

Respect and Self Worth

As an agency of compassion, we are individually and collectively accountable for the respect we show each other, the animals in our care and for our integrity and behavior regarding assignments, processes and policies


Visit Us

          Our Email                  

     Phone : 814.677.4040

         Fax :  814.677.7441

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Venango County Humane Society    Fan Page

Hours of Operation:

     Monday thru Saturday

     12:00 p.m.  –  5:00pm

    We are Closed on Sundays

        and Major Holidays