Welcome to the Humane Society of North Iowa!

The Humane Society of North Iowa operates an animal adoption shelter located in Mason City, IA.  Since organizing in 1959, we have found loving homes for over 10,000 abandoned, displaced, and neglected animals!!  We hope we can help you find your new best friend too!  Please view our available animals online, or even better, come visit them in person!

What’s New?

There is always something going on at the Humane Society of North Iowa! 

Improving Iowa’s Animal Cruelty Laws: A town hall meeting.
Tuesday, August 4th
6:00 pm

We are hosting a meeting on Tuesday, August 4th at 6:00 pm here at the shelter.  The topic of discussion will be how to improve Iowa’s animal cruelty laws.  Representatives from the Animal Rescue League in Des Moines will be here to talk about what you can do to help animals in our state.

Here’s a flyer for the meeting: Improving Iowa’s Animal Cruelty Laws – Mason City

And here’s a flyer full of reason why you should attend: Cerro Gordo County Cruelty Cases


Support the Humane Society of North Iowa!!

Humane Society of North Iowa offers micro-chipping service

The Humane Society of North Iowa offers pet micro-chipping for only $30 per pet!

We proudly use the “Pet Link” microchip, a safe, easy and reliable chip that gives your pet the BEST chance to be returned to you should they ever get loose, stray or become missing.

Micro-chipping provides the peace of mind that you’ve given your pet the permanent, lifetime ID he needs for the best chance to come home!

The process is quick, simple and relatively painless. To have your pet(s) micro-chipped, you must make an appointment! Please call the shelter to make your appointment today! 641-423-6241

For more information about the micro-chipping process, please visit the Pet Link website: