Together, we can create a more humane society
The Hill Country Humane Society (HCHS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit managed admission animal shelter facility. HCHS contracts with the counties of Llano and Burnet, as well as the cities of Burnet, Bertram, Granite Shoals, Cottonwood Shores, and Horseshoe Bay to provide sheltering services for homeless dogs and cats.
Together, we can create a more humane society
The Hill Country Humane Society (HCHS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit managed admission animal shelter facility. HCHS contracts with the counties of Llano and Burnet, as well as the cities of Burnet, Bertram, Granite Shoals, and Horseshoe Bay to provide sheltering services for homeless dogs and cats.
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Hershey - 2 years old, female, 41 lbs Introducing Hershey, the adorably sweet and playful chocolate Labrador Retriever! At just 2 years old, Hershey has already captured the hearts of everyone she meets with her loving nature and calm demeanor. Weighing in at a delightful 41 pounds, she embodies the perfect combination of elegance and strength. Hershey's velvety chocolate-colored coat is as luscious as her personality. With her captivating brown eyes that shimmer with warmth and affection, she has an uncanny ability to melt hearts in an instant. Her sleek physique and wagging tail are a testament to her boundless energy and zest for life. Don't let her playful nature fool you—Hershey has a gentle soul. She thrives on love and enjoys nothing more than showering her human companions with affectionate gestures. Her heartwarming presence brings a sense of tranquility to any room she graces, and she has a calming effect on those around her. Being an enthusiastic and curious spirit, Hershey embraces every opportunity for fun and adventure. Whether it's chasing a tennis ball in the park or splashing around in a nearby stream, she embodies the true spirit of a Labrador. Her playful antics and infectious joy remind us all to live life to the fullest. Despite her youthful exuberance, Hershey possesses an innate wisdom that belies her tender age. She has mastered the art of companionship, effortlessly adapting to any situation and proving to be a loyal and loving friend. Her calm nature allows her to be a soothing presence during challenging times, offering solace with a simple nuzzle or a wag of her tail. Hershey, with her boundless affection, joyful spirit, and unwavering loyalty, is a testament to the incredible nature of the chocolate Labrador breed. She is more than just a pet; she is a beloved family member and a cherished friend. With each passing day, she continues to leave her paw prints on the hearts of those lucky enough to know her, making life infinitely sweeter.
Midnight - 11 month old, male, medium Introducing Midnight, the charming and lovable 11-month-old male dog who is a true gem when it comes to being around kids, cats, and dogs. With his sweet, playful, calm, and loving nature, Midnight is the perfect furry companion for families seeking a delightful addition to their home. Midnight's gentle and sweet nature makes him an instant favorite with children. He has a natural affinity for little ones and is patient, understanding, and gentle in their presence. Whether it's engaging in fun games, offering warm cuddles, or simply being a reliable friend, Midnight's gentle disposition and love for kids create a bond that is heartwarming to witness. In addition to his love for kids, Midnight has a remarkable ability to get along with cats and dogs. His friendly and sociable nature allows him to form positive relationships with other furry friends. Whether it's chasing after a ball with a canine companion or engaging in playful antics with a feline friend, Midnight's playful spirit knows no boundaries when it comes to making friends of all species. Despite his youthful energy, Midnight has a calm and balanced demeanor. He approaches life with a sense of tranquility, appreciating moments of stillness and embracing the joys of a peaceful environment. Midnight's ability to find serenity in any situation adds a sense of balance to your household, creating a harmonious atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. Midnight's playful nature is infectious. He exudes a joyous energy that is simply irresistible. Whether it's engaging in lively games of fetch, exploring new places, or chasing after his favorite toys, Midnight's playful spirit will keep you entertained and bring a smile to your face. He is always ready for an adventure and will happily participate in any activities that allow him to burn off some energy. Above all, Midnight is a loving companion. He expresses his love through gentle snuggles, affectionate nuzzles, and an unwavering loyalty that will warm your heart. His presence brings comfort, happiness, and a sense of unconditional love that is simply unmatched. Midnight, with his good-natured and adaptable personality, will quickly become a beloved member of any family. His sweet, playful, calm, and loving nature makes him an ideal choice for those seeking a furry friend who can seamlessly integrate into their household and bring joy to everyone's lives. If you're searching for a furry companion who is good with kids, cats, and dogs, and possesses a sweet and loving disposition, look no further than Midnight. Prepare to embark on a journey filled with cherished memories, laughter, and an abundance of love with this wonderful dog by your side.
Harvey - 2 years old, male, 62 lbs. Heartworm positive Meet Harvey, the remarkable 2-year-old male dog who embodies sweetness, happiness, and a loving spirit. Weighing in at 61 pounds, Harvey is a source of joy and serenity, bringing a sense of calmness and affection to all who have the pleasure of knowing him. Despite facing a challenge, Harvey's sweet nature remains unwavering. He is heartworm positive, but that doesn't dampen his spirit or diminish his capacity for love. With a perpetual smile on his face, Harvey radiates happiness and warmth, reminding us of the resilience and unwavering spirit that dogs possess. Harvey's calm and gentle demeanor is a testament to his remarkable character. He approaches each day with a peaceful presence, finding solace in simple moments and cherishing the love he receives. Harvey's ability to remain serene in the face of adversity is a testament to his inner strength and his capacity to bring comfort to those around him. Despite his heartworm diagnosis, Harvey's capacity for love knows no bounds. He is eager to shower his favorite humans with affectionate gestures and unwavering loyalty. With gentle nuzzles, warm snuggles, and adoring gazes, Harvey expresses his love in the most heartfelt ways. His presence serves as a reminder of the power of love to heal and overcome obstacles. At 2 years old, Harvey has reached a point where his playful energy harmonizes with his growing maturity. He strikes a perfect balance between playfulness and calmness, adapting to various situations with ease. Harvey's joyful spirit and loving nature make him an ideal companion for both quiet moments and fun-filled adventures. Harvey's sweet, happy, calm, and loving nature make him a beloved friend to all who meet him. His friendly demeanor and gentle disposition make it easy for him to form bonds with people of all ages. Prepare for hearts to be captured as Harvey's delightful personality and loving spirit leave an everlasting impression on everyone he encounters. Harvey is seeking a compassionate and understanding home where he can receive the care he needs to overcome heartworm and continue to share his sweetness, happiness, and love with a family that appreciates his incredible spirit. If you're seeking a furry companion who will inspire you with their resilience and remind you of the power of love, Harvey is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a journey of compassion, companionship, and unwavering love with this remarkable dog by your side.
Teagan - 4 months old, female, 26 lbs Meet Teagan, the adorable and angelic 4-month-old female puppy who will capture your heart with her loving and sweet nature. Weighing in at 26 pounds, Teagan is a little bundle of joy who radiates love and brings a touch of heavenly charm to your home. Teagan's loving nature is simply divine. She possesses a heart full of affection and a genuine desire to shower her favorite humans with love and adoration. Whether it's with gentle cuddles, warm snuggles, or tender kisses, Teagan's love knows no bounds. Her loving presence will fill your days with warmth and happiness, creating an unbreakable bond that is truly angelic. With her sweet and gentle demeanor, Teagan is a delight to be around. She approaches the world with a calm and serene attitude, exuding a sense of tranquility and peace. Teagan's gentle nature shines through in every interaction, as she brings a sense of calmness to those around her. Her serene presence is a reminder to embrace moments of stillness and appreciate the beauty in life's simplest joys. At just 4 months old, Teagan is at the beginning of her journey into adulthood. With her eager-to-please personality and intelligence, she is a quick learner who thrives on positive reinforcement and guidance. With consistent training, Teagan will grow into a well-mannered and obedient companion, always eager to make you proud. Teagan's sweet and angelic nature makes her a favorite among everyone she meets. Her friendly disposition and gentle personality create an instant connection, and she effortlessly forms bonds with both children and adults alike. Prepare for hearts to melt as people are drawn to Teagan's irresistible charm and the aura of sweetness that surrounds her. Teagan is eagerly searching for a loving home where she can share her loving nature and angelic presence with a family that appreciates her delightful personality. If you're seeking a loving and sweet furry friend who will bring comfort, joy, and a touch of heavenly grace to your life, Teagan is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a lifetime of cherished memories, heartwarming moments, and a love that feels truly heaven-sent with this adorable puppy by your side.
Trenton - 4 month old, male, 28.5 lbs Say hello to Trenton, the playful and sweet 4-month-old male puppy who will steal your heart with his infectious energy and lovable nature. Weighing in at 28.5 pounds, Trenton is a bundle of joy who will fill your home with laughter, playfulness, and an abundance of love. Trenton's playful spirit is boundless. With his youthful exuberance and a tail that never seems to stop wagging, he approaches every day as an adventure waiting to happen. Whether it's chasing after squeaky toys, engaging in lively games of fetch, or romping around with his furry companions, Trenton's playful nature will keep you entertained and smiling throughout the day. Beneath his playful exterior, Trenton is as sweet as can be. He has a heart overflowing with affection and a deep desire to bond with his human family. Trenton's gentle nature shines through in every interaction, as he showers you with gentle kisses, warm snuggles, and a wagging tail that expresses his sheer joy in being by your side. His loving presence will bring comfort and happiness, forming an unbreakable bond with his beloved humans. At just 4 months old, Trenton is in the early stages of his journey to adulthood. With his eager-to-please attitude and natural intelligence, he is a quick learner who will thrive with consistent training and positive reinforcement. As you guide him through the world, Trenton will grow into a well-rounded and obedient companion, making you proud every step of the way. Trenton's playful and sweet nature make him a favorite among all who meet him. His friendly disposition and charming personality make it easy for him to make friends wherever he goes. Prepare for delighted smiles and warm greetings as people are drawn to Trenton's irresistible charisma and playful antics. Trenton is eagerly searching for a loving home where he can share his playful energy and sweet nature with a family that appreciates his delightful personality. If you're seeking a playful and affectionate furry friend who will bring endless joy and love to your life, Trenton is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a lifetime of laughter, cherished moments, and unconditional love with this adorable puppy by your side.
Theodore - 4 month old, male, 35 lbs Introducing Theodore, the lovable and energetic 4-month-old male puppy who is brimming with love and boundless energy. Weighing in at 35 pounds, Theodore is a delightful companion who will bring joy, love, and a healthy dose of playfulness to your home. Theodore's loving nature is simply irresistible. He has a heart full of affection and is always eager to show his love for his favorite humans. Whether it's with gentle nuzzles, warm snuggles, or excited tail wags, Theodore will shower you with unconditional love. His loving presence will make you feel cherished and bring a sense of comfort and happiness to your life. With his young age, Theodore is bursting with energy and enthusiasm. He approaches every day as a new adventure, ready to explore and play to his heart's content. Whether it's bounding around the yard, chasing after balls, or engaging in interactive playtime, Theodore's energetic spirit will keep you on your toes and ensure there's never a dull moment. Despite his playful nature, Theodore also knows how to appreciate moments of calmness and relaxation. He understands the importance of downtime and will gladly join you for quiet moments of snuggling and relaxation. His ability to switch from energetic play to peaceful companionship showcases his adaptability and makes him an ideal furry friend for any occasion. Theodore's loving and energetic personality make him a joy to be around for people of all ages. His friendly nature and playful disposition create an instant connection, and he forms bonds effortlessly with both children and adults. Prepare for heartwarming encounters as Theodore wins the hearts of everyone he meets with his irresistible charm. Theodore is eagerly searching for a loving home where he can share his loving nature and boundless energy with a family that appreciates his delightful personality. If you're seeking a loving and energetic furry friend who will bring endless joy and excitement to your life, Theodore is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a lifetime of love, adventure, and cherished memories with this adorable puppy by your side.
Trent - 4 month old, male, 25.5 lbs Meet Trent, the lovable and bouncy 4-month-old male puppy who is filled with sweetness, playfulness, and boundless energy. Weighing in at 25.5 pounds, Trent is an absolute delight who will bring joy and excitement to your home. Trent's playful nature is infectious. With his youthful exuberance and never-ending enthusiasm, he approaches every moment with a bounce in his step. Whether it's chasing after toys, zooming around the house with glee, or engaging in lively play sessions, Trent's playful spirit will keep you on your toes and fill your days with laughter. Beyond his playful antics, Trent has a heart full of sweetness. He is a true sweetheart, always ready to shower you with affection and love. Trent's gentle nature shines through in every interaction, as he offers gentle cuddles, tail wags, and puppy kisses that will melt your heart. His loving presence will bring warmth and comfort to your home, creating an unbreakable bond with his favorite humans. At just 4 months old, Trent is in the prime of his puppyhood, eager to explore and learn about the world around him. His curious nature and willingness to learn make him a quick learner, ready to soak up new experiences and master new skills. With patient guidance, consistent training, and positive reinforcement, Trent will grow into a well-behaved and obedient companion, making you proud every step of the way. Trent's playful and sweet nature make him an instant hit with everyone he meets. His charming personality and friendly disposition attract attention wherever he goes. Prepare for smiles and admiring glances as strangers can't help but be drawn to his bouncy and endearing demeanor. Trent is eagerly searching for a loving home where he can share his playful energy and sweet nature with a family that appreciates his delightful personality. If you're seeking a fun-loving and affectionate furry friend who will bring happiness and liveliness to your life, Trent is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a lifetime of joyful memories and unforgettable adventures with this adorable puppy by your side.
Tye - 4 month old, male, 30 lbs Introducing Tye, the adorable 4-month-old male puppy who is bursting with playfulness and sweetness. Weighing in at 30 pounds, Tye is a delightful and charming companion who will bring endless joy and warmth to your life. Tye's playful nature is simply infectious. With boundless energy and an eagerness for fun, he approaches every moment with an exuberance that is sure to make you smile. Whether it's chasing after squeaky toys, romping around the backyard, or engaging in a lively game of fetch, Tye's playful spirit will keep you entertained and laughing throughout the day. Beneath his playful exterior, Tye has a heart of gold. He is a true sweetheart, always ready to shower you with affection and love. Tye's sweet nature shines through in every interaction, as he offers gentle cuddles, wagging tail wiggles, and an abundance of kisses. His loving presence will warm your heart and make you feel cherished. At just 4 months old, Tye is in the midst of his puppyhood and is eager to learn and explore the world around him. With his curious nature and willingness to please, he is a quick learner and will impress you with his progress and new skills. With consistent training, guidance, and positive reinforcement, Tye will grow into a well-rounded and obedient companion, making you proud every step of the way. Tye's playful and sweet nature make him an instant hit with everyone he meets. His charm and friendly disposition create an instant connection, and he easily forms bonds with people of all ages. Prepare for countless encounters with strangers stopping to shower Tye with attention and affection as you take him on your daily adventures. Tye is eagerly searching for a loving home where he can share his playful energy and sweet nature with a family that appreciates his delightful personality. If you're seeking a playful and affectionate furry friend who will fill your days with laughter and love, Tye is the perfect match for you. Get ready for a lifetime of cherished memories and unforgettable moments with this adorable puppy by your side.
Polo - 2 years old, male, 62 lbs Introducing Polo, the charismatic and energetic 2-year-old male dog who is as loving as he is strong. Weighing in at 62 pounds, Polo's solid build and playful spirit make him an exceptional companion for anyone seeking an active and affectionate furry friend. Polo's boundless energy is contagious and captivating. He approaches life with an infectious enthusiasm that will keep you on your toes. Whether it's chasing after balls, embarking on long walks, or engaging in thrilling playtime activities, Polo's energetic nature shines through in every moment. His zest for life is truly remarkable, and he will inspire you to embrace an active lifestyle alongside him. Beneath his high-energy exterior, Polo has a heart overflowing with love. He is a true sweetheart, known for his affectionate nature and unwavering loyalty. Polo thrives on human companionship and will shower you with endless kisses, warm cuddles, and wagging tail wiggles. His loving presence will make you feel cherished and appreciated, forming a bond that will last a lifetime. Polo's robust physique is a testament to his strength and athleticism. His muscular build and agility make him well-suited for various activities that require endurance and physical prowess. Whether it's going on adventurous hikes, participating in agility training, or engaging in challenging play sessions, Polo is always up for the task, ready to showcase his impressive capabilities. Despite his active nature, Polo understands the importance of downtime. He knows when it's time to relax and unwind, and he will happily join you for quiet moments of relaxation. Whether it's snuggling up on the couch or lounging in the sun, Polo's calm demeanor brings a sense of peace and tranquility to your home. Polo is eagerly searching for a loving home where he can share his energy, love, and playful nature with a family that appreciates his incredible qualities. If you're seeking an energetic and loving furry friend who will keep you on your toes and fill your life with joy and excitement, Polo is the perfect addition to your family. Get ready for a lifetime of adventure, love, and unforgettable memories with this extraordinary dog by your side.
Gale- 2 years old, female, 40lb Hey there, I'm Gale! I'm a 2-year-old ball of energy, and I'm here to bring excitement and adventure into your life. With my sleek black coat and a spirit that's as vibrant as can be, I'm ready to conquer the world! Being outgoing is just a part of who I am. I thrive on meeting new people and spreading joy wherever I go. Whether it's playdates at the park or socializing at gatherings, I love making connections and brightening up everyone's day. With me around, there's never a dull moment. I have a zest for life that's simply contagious. From chasing balls to exploring the great outdoors, I'm always up for an adventure. Let's go on long walks, hike through the woods, or even have a splash in the water. You name it, and I'm game! I may be full of energy, but I'm also a loving and loyal companion. When it's time to wind down, I'm all about snuggling up and sharing quiet moments with you. There's nothing quite like the warmth of a cozy cuddle session after a day of fun-filled activities. My outgoing nature is matched by my intelligence and willingness to learn. I thrive on mental stimulation and enjoy training sessions that challenge me. Show me a trick or teach me a command, and I'll eagerly show off my skills. With positive reinforcement and guidance, I can become your superstar pupil! Life with me is a whirlwind of excitement, love, and endless possibilities. Together, we'll embark on countless adventures, create lasting memories, and build a bond that will withstand the test of time. So, are you ready to join me on this exhilarating journey? Let's make every day an unforgettable experience!
“They do a great job of protecting helpless animals in need. Clean, staffed with great people and volunteers that take care of the animals. Made my adoption of a puppy enjoyable and fun. Thank You!”
“Loved going and visiting the HCHS! Staff was wonderful and it was a pleasure to meet my newest family members!”
“A wonderful caring staff who has saved a lot of animals from death and found them Forever Homes. We have just adopted a wonderful little dog.”