Mark Your Calendar for Dogtoberfest! Register Your Dog Today!
Events / September 14th, 2019
Dogtoberfest promises to be lots of fun, with games and contests, live music, things to buy and good food to eat.  We welcome your dogs, but you must register them first by filling out and returning this form to The Animal Haven, 89 Mill Road, North Haven, CT 06473.  Registration is $25 before 10/1/2019 and $30 after that.

See you on the North Haven Green on Sunday, October 6, from 12-3 pm!

Our Yankee Candle Fundraiser is Here!
Events / September 11th, 2019
Thinking about candles for holiday gifts or to make your house cozy for the fall? Consider buying 
Yankee Candles, and you can benefit The Animal Haven at the same time! The Yankee Candle Fundraising Catalog has something for everyone, including home and kitchen products and even wrapping paper, starting at under $10. When you purchase from this catalog, we will earn 40% of the sales. 
There are two ways to shop:
·      Look at the catalog online, enter the group number 99499201 and click “start shopping.”
·      Have a catalog sent to you by calling Elaine at (203) 488-0350. 
Orders and payment are due by October 4, 2019.
Thank you!
Save the Date: The Biennial Fur Ball is Saturday, October 12, 2019
Events / August 24th, 2019

The Masons of Hiram Lodge in New Haven are graciously hosting a benefit for The Animal Haven.  Put on your dancing shoes, and join us for an evening of dinner, raffles, an auction, games, and of course, lots of fun!

Please click here to purchase your tickets.

See you there!
Dogtoberfest is coming! Sign up to be a vendor or sponsor or register your dog to enjoy the contests and festivities
Events / August 21st, 2019
The Animal Haven's Dogtoberfest Fall Fair will be held on Sunday, October 6, 2019, from 12-3 pm on the North Haven Green.  
  • To register you and your dog for the costume, trick and talent contests, please download this form.
  • If you would like to become a sponsor (the August 9the deadline has been extended), please read and fill out this sponsor letter and form.
  • If you would like to be a vendor at the event, please read and fill out this vendor letter and form.
Please email all forms to  

We hope to see you there!
It's Raffle Time at The Animal Haven!
Events / July 7th, 2019
It's raffle time again at The Animal Haven! Tickets for the shelter's summer raffle are available now through the time of the drawing, which is August 31, 2019 at 11:30 am.  This year’s summer raffle prizes are:
  • 1st Prize: $300 Amazon Gift Card (value $300) 
  • 2nd Prize: Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case (value $200) 
  • 3rd Prize: Four Tickets to the New York Yankees vs. the Toronto Blue Jays Game on Friday 9/20/2019 at 7:05 pm (value $200) 
  • 4th Prize: Gift Card to Arnold’s Jewelers and Gift Set from Monat Premium Hair Care Products (value $100) 
  • 5th Prize: Set of Three Pottery Bowls by Local Potter Jean Kearns (value $60) 
The suggested donation is $1.00 per ticket or $10 per book of tickets (although no donation is necessary to enter the raffle). You can purchase tickets by clicking the buttons below. Please provide your address and contact information. We will fill out your tickets and mail you the ticket stubs.
     Books Of Ten
     Single Tickets