Meet the Staff
Alexis, PT Cattery
Andrea, Kennel Worker
Felicia, Enrichment Coordinator
Zora, PT Kennel Worker
Fleaman Barkus Staff:
Meet the Board
Scott J. Lancaster, Attorney, Chair
Alisa R. Lancaster, Immediate Past Chair
Gary Richardson, Treasurer
Donald Taylor, Secretary
Ellie R. Bullington
Did You Know?
The Humane Society Of Independence County is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping animals in our county. We rescue stray and injured animals, provide temporary care for homeless animals through foster homes and our shelter facility, and adopt homeless animals to permanent homes.
We operate a "no-kill shelter".
A community goal is to reduce the unwanted pet population by encouraging the spaying/neutering of all dogs and cats through education and awareness
Not affiliated with any other organization or governmental agency
Dependent on donations, membership dues, fundraising activities, grants, and income from the Fleaman Barkus Thrift Store
Funds received are used locally
Receives no government funding
Not political in nature
Not activist in nature
We only house dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens on site. We work with individuals to foster other animals as the need arises.