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    Temporary lacation during Zootoo renovations

    Mike Teel of Mid City Lumber has graciously donated a space for us to use during our Zootoo renovations.  This space will allow us to continue to adopt out our animals during the renovation process.  Our new TEMPORARY location will be 2105 Paris Rd. Columbia, MO 65202 View Larger Map

    MU Research Center Partners with CMHS

    MU researchers receive a grant to explore the benefits of older adults fostering shelter dogs Oct. 15, 2009 Story Contact(s): Kelsey Jackson,, (573) 882-8353 COLUMBIA, Mo. Does part-time dog ownership offer the same benefits as full-time ownership? A new University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicines Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction (ReCHAI) program will [...]

    CMHS – Fact Sheet

    Central Missouri Humane Society (CMHS) FACT SHEET 10-6-09 Mission: The Central Missouri Humane Society (CMHS) is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1943 to prevent cruelty to and alleviate the suffering of all animals. We are committed to responsible pet ownership and elevating the welfare of all animals through adoption, education, and intervention programs. Vision: [...]

    CFA Meeting Wed, Oct 7th 6pm

    CFA members only meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 7th. 6pm Columbia College Cougar room. You can park wherever you can find a spot. There is a lot across 8th street from Dulany Hall (cafeteria). Contact Millie Rambis (email) for more information.

    Message from Central Missouri Humane Society Board of Directors

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2009 Message from Central Missouri Humane Society Board of Directors (COLUMBIA, Mo.) September 30, 2009 – The Board of Directors of the Central Missouri Humane Society (CMHS) met last night in a special session.  During the meeting, the board received a September progress report, discussed a strategic planning process, and [...] Journal Updates

    Posted on: Sep 22 ’09 – 2:23pm to ZooToo Journal Hi everyone! – CMHS had a wonderful visit with Zootoo and guests yesterday [Sept 21, 2009]. We’ve moved away from our original lobby/cat adoption center. It was an amazing vision of what we could have, but there are so many equally important projects. The board [...]

    Central Missouri Humane Society keeps a positive outlook.

    (COLUMBIA, Mo.) September 29, 2009 – The Central Missouri Humane Society (CMHS) was saddened by the news that the Huhman and Burkes families have withdrawn support from the shelter they once rallied around. “Working with Angie, Liz and the girls to win the Shelter Makeover contest has been a wonderful experience,” said Patty Forister, [...]

    It’s an exciting day for CMHS!

    It’s an exciting day for CMHS! We are pleased to announce that Heather Duren Stubbs has transferred into the role of Shelter Operations Coordinator. She has been employed with the shelter 3 and a half years, but has been involved in animal rescue much longer. She will be a great leader and resource for our [...]

    Zootoo meeting attendees suggest Humane Society Upgrades

    Wednesday, May 13, 2009 | BY Brynn McIsaac COLUMBIA — The Central Missouri Humane Society met Tuesday night at Fairview United Methodist Church in Columbia to host a town hall meeting to discuss its Zootoo makeover plans. “We’re hoping to gain ideas from what the community thinks is important,” said Heather Duren Stubbs, the society’s [...]

    PETA honors teens for Zootoo efforts

    May 7th, 2009 – Two Columbia teens are being honored by a national animal rights group for being the driving force behind Columbia’s first-place win in the nationwide Zootoo makeover contest that netted the Central Missouri Human Society as much as $1 million worth of cash and prizes. Read more..