Welcome to the Friends of the Jeanette Hunt Animal Shelter
The Friends Mission:
To serve the citizens of Washington County, Nebraska by promoting:
- the humane treatment of companion animals
- minimization of the feral cat population through sterilization
- helping reduce the number of injured and euthanized animals
- increasing pet adoptions
- supporting a safe and healthy pet friendly environment educating the community about responsible pet ownership and trap, neuter, release programs
WANTED: Jeanette Hunt Animal Shelter is seeking a part-time Kennel Attendant. 15-20 hours a week. Will include mornings and weekends. Must be able to work with minimal supervision, and closely follow directions.
Qualified applicants should have strong communication skills and must be able to positively interact with the public. Must have the ability to take animals to veterinary appointments as needed. Animal experience required.
Click HERE to download the application. Please send applications to PO Box 233 Blair, NE 68008
Take your Walk for a Dog and support the Friends!
Now you have an easy way to support us simply by walking your dog! Use the FREE app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and the Friends of the Jeanette Hunt Animal Shelter organization!
Click HERE, install the free Android or iPhone app, and start taking your Walk for a Dog every day. Search for the "Friends of the Jeanette Hunt Animal Shelter, Blair, NE" in the setup tab of the app for iPhone users, or in the settings menu for Android users.
Be sure to encourage your friends and family to get the word out! The more people walking for us the more donations we earn!
Since we started our TNR program in early 2012, we have altered an astonishing number of ferals and farm cats considering our small team.
The number on the image to the right is our total number of cats our program has processed since we started!
If you know of a farm in Washington County that has cats needing to be altered, please have them call 402-426-3126.