December 1:  HSNEI’s Love & Friendship Adoption Center Ribbon Cutting is 10am December 1.

Tours of the center will be available after the ribbon cutting. The Open House will be December 13 from 11am-2pm. The Love & Friendship Adoption Center will open to the public wishing to adopt a cat or dog starting December 3, with regular public hours being 1pm-6pm Wednesdays through Sundays, closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The Adoption Center will house up to 46 dogs and 54 cats until they find their forever homes.  See naming opportunities still available here.  All donations help with operations of the Adoption Center. Donations can be made through this link.

December 2-14: Love & Friendship Adoption Center volunteer trainings begin December 2. See the schedule of trainings here and email to request a time. Each session is limited to 10 participants on a first-registered basis. All volunteers working with animals at the Adoption Center must first attend an orientation session.

December 13: 11am-2pm Open House for the Love & Friendship Adoption Center at 2345 Millennium Road in Decorah.

December 20: Come see adoptable animals at Winneshiek True Value in Decorah from 11am-1pm.

HSNEI begins search for a Director of the Love & Friendship Adoption Center. See details here.

HSNEI reorganized the Board of Directors and committee structure to best support the Love & Friendship Adoption Center--see more information here if interested in joining HSNEI's effort to help animals find their forever homes.


Iams cat food
Iams kitten food
Scoopable unscented cat litter
Plastic/surface able to be sanitized cat tunnels/hiding places for free roam room
Cat treats
Cat Revolution
Fleece fabric for cat bedding
Cat toys

Dog chews/biscuits
Small dog treats
Dog Revolution
Dog shampoo
Dog grooming brushes and combs

Laundry detergent
Glass cleaner
Paper towels
Dish detergent
Plastic bags (from grocery stores, wal-mart, etc.)
Towels and rags
Toilet paper
Large garbage bag liners

Items can be dropped off at the Adoption Center at 2345 Millennium Road, Decorah. The Center will be open starting Dec. 3 from 1pm-6pm every day except Monday and Tuesday.

Wine to Benefit HSNEI Foster Animals!

HSNEI now has its own wines through Benefit Wines with labels featuring our foster animals. Give a gift of wine this holiday season and HSNEI receives $6 for every bottle ordered at 

Check out our webstore!

For sale in our webstore are a variety of shirts, dog leashes, and bags. Shirts can be purchased at the Good Dog Center in Decorah, or online at our web store!  

Adopt an animal

Adopt one of our many dogs or cats!

Become a foster home

Provide temporary care for a dog or cat.

Donate to help the animals

Find many ways to help.