The LAHS : Serving Alexandria's Lakes Area

Our mission is to promote responsible care and training for household pets through education and public awareness, and when appropriate, to provide a safe and sheltering haven for lost and abandoned animals pending placment in suitable permanent homes. We love pets!

  • Dog Obedience Training
  • Adoptions and Reuniting Lost Pets
  • Impounding and Surrender Service
  • Adoptions Counseling
  • Prevention

About The Lakes Area Humane Society

Best FriendThe Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, formed in 1989 by a group of concerned citizens wishing to make a difference animals in our community.

Donations and fundraising events provide over 20 percent of LAHS funding. Support from businesses and individuals are essential to fulfill our mission.

Our Hours & Location

Our animal shelter is open to the public Mondays and Wednesdays (12-6pm), Thursdays and Fridays (12-5pm) and Saturday (11am-4pm) at 3811 Nevada Street SW in Alexandria (tel. 320.759.2260).