On Aug 13, 14 and 15th, the shelter will be closed to the public for a deep cleaning. Orientation will not be held but will continue on August 21
HSOV Supporters-It’s time to renew your enrollment in the Kroger Community Rewards program. You are required to do this once a year. To renew, please go to the Kroger Community Rewards page at
and re-select Humane Society of the Ohio Valley #93001. Check the bottom of your Kroger receipt when you shop to be sure that you are enrolled. If you have not yet enrolled, please go to the same page and attach your Kroger Plus Card or alternate ID to HSOV. Kroger is very generous with their donations and this has become a very important fundraiser for us. Thank you!!
Humane Society of the Ohio Valley – A.D.A Position Description
Position Title: Kennel Technician – Reports To: Shelter Manager
Pay Rate: Federal Minimum Wage with increments at the discretion of the HSOV
Overall Function: Responsible for performing routine animal care and related duties at the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley Animal Shelter including: cleaning and maintaining kennel areas, socializing with adoptable animals and assisting citizens interested in adoption. Also responsible for leading volunteers with duties and responsibilities.
1. Perform duties including handling and receiving animals brought to the Shelter by Humane Officer, Dog Warden or by owner surrender
2. Perform kennel cleaning and other related housekeeping duties
3. Maintain proper inventory level of food, cleaning and other supplies and notify Shelter Manager when restocking of items is needed.
4. Accurately document medical findings, vaccinations and treatments in medical records
5. Medicate animals orally and/or topically
Amazon’s second-annual Prime Day is on July 12 and will feature more than 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members, making it one of the biggest shopping days of the year. Shop at smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate to Humane Society of the Ohio Valley.
Come to the Farmers Market this Sat 6-25 and meet HSOV adoptable dogs, learn about volunteering, fostering and membership. Volunteers will be there from 11:00 to 1:00. Check out tomorrow’s (Wed 6-22) Marietta Times for more details.