The New River Humane Society, NRHS, is a passionate group that is dedicated to serving the needs of community members and animals in Fayette County, WV and beyond. We are committed to assisting in the control of the dog/cat population through spay and neutering, ensuring all animals are treated with dignity, respect and free from abuse, and providing them with a warm, caring home with residents locally and out-of-state.

The NRHS is a 501c3 organization that is contracted to operate and manage the Fayette County Animal Control Center

The Fayette County Animal Control officer is employed through the Fayette County Sheriff’s Dept. If you are in need of their services, please contact them directly at their non-emergency phone number: (304)574-3590

Financial donations are accepted through the New River Humane Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and used for spay/neuter procedures, food, vaccines and other necessities. Monetary donations are tax-deductible and you may designate for what your donation is to be used.