Foothills Humane Society (FHS) is a private non-profit, 501c3 no-kill animal welfare organization located on 11 acres nestled in the bucolic foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Polk County, North Carolina. We offer adoption-guarantee and serve all of Polk County, North Carolina. Polk County includes the incorporated towns of Columbus, Tryon and Saluda. When capacity permits, we also serve Landrum, Campobello and Gowensville in the northern Greenville and Spartanburg counties of South Carolina, serving an overall service area of approximately 25,000 people and approximately 1,600 animals per year through our various programs. Foothills is supported by donations, grants, a contract with Polk County Animal Control, shelter activities, and fundraisers.
If you are interested in setting up an appointment to meet one of the animals that you have seen online, please fill out and submit an adoption application. Our adoption coordinator will process your application and reach out to you to schedule an appointment to come meet the pet(s) you are interested in. Please allow up to 48 hours to hear back about your adoption application.
Tryon NC 28782 | 6.5 miles away
We believe in building bridges for pets and their people in our community through humane education, assistance with special-cases, adoptions, community awareness and fostering of animals for people facing the ends of the their lives until forever homes can be found. We are a foster based organization. We have no facility, no cages, no kennels, no chains. We do have folks who generously volunteer t