Donate to Hawaii Island Humane Society

Bark Parks

Bark Parks

Bark Parks are controlled and maintained by HIHS. They are the only public, off leash dog parks on the island.

HIHS Board of Directors

The volunteer Board of Directors of the Hawaii Island Humane Society represents a broad cross section of the community and provides the organization with a wide variety of skills and expertise.

Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Click here for current employment opportunties.

Supporting Partners

If you'd like to become involved and have a promotional or fundraising idea, please contact us.


Animal Community Center and Administration (Mailing): 78-6767 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, HI 96725 - 808-329-8002
Keaau Shelter: 16-873 Keaau Pahoa Hwy, Keaau, HI 96749 - 808-966-5458
Waimea Shelter: 67-1611 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kamuela, HI   96743 - 808-885-4558


Hawaii Island Humane Society is a non-profit animal welfare organization that offers lifesaving programs and community outreach services. The mission of Hawaii Island Humane Society is to prevent cruelty to animals, eliminate pet overpopulation, and enhance the bond between humans and animals. Our organization, established in 1965, serves Hawaii Island's community with three shelters island wide, in Keaau, Waimea, and our new Animal Community Center in Keauhou Mauka.