Meriden Humane Society Saving Lives One Adoption At A Time
Callie and Kellie
"If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went." Will Rogers 1879 –1935
Reagan and Ford
Valerie and Lynx
"Animals are such agreeable friends, they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.“ George Eliot
Amy and Jeremy
"We cannot glimpse the essential life of a caged animal, only the shadow of its former beauty." - Julia Allen Field
Satin and Jeremy
"Love of animals is a universal impulse, a common ground on which all of us may meet. By loving and understanding animals, perhaps we humans shall come to understand each other."
Louis J. Camuti, D.V.M.
Soldier and Jeremy
Spice and Pumpkin
Cuddles and Lynx
"A kitten is a rosebud in the garden of the animal kingdom."
"The greatest pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him, and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself, too."
"Thousands of years ago, cats were worshipped as gods. Cats have never forgotten this."
"The question is not, 'Can they reason?' nor, 'Can they talk?' but rather, 'Can they suffer?'"
"I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs... [they] are an obligation put on us, a responsibility we have no right to neglect, nor to violate by cruelty."