Registration Is Open!

Tickets, tables & sponsorships available.

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Thank you to The Cimino Family for supporting all the animals at the Midlands Humane Society!
Thank you to Wolf Bros Western Store and Petco Foundation for being our Platinum Paw Sponsors for 2019!
Thank you to Urgent Pet Care, Petersen Law, PLLC and Sherry G. Bills-Taylor for being our Gold Paw Sponsors for 2019!
Thank you to Hy-Vee for being our Silver Paw Sponsor for 2019!
Thank you to the Kemp Family, Heartland Properties, Inc., Centris Federal Credit Union, Evolve Animal Services, LLC, Council Bluffs Veterinary Clinic , SilverStone Group, Iowa Western 89.7 the River, John and Trish Fahey, and LAM Support Services for being our Triple Crown Sponsors for 2019!

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Join Simba's Circle of Second Chances. Click on image at left to donate today!

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Visit our Open Positions page under our About section.


We are always looking for volunteers that love animals!

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Annual Midlands Humane Society Gala

Registration is open for the Annual Midlands Humane Society Gala (formally known as The Derby)

Friday, May 8

Mid America Center

1 Arena Way

Council Bluffs, Iowa

Doors open at 5:00 for silent auction and social hour

Dinner at 6:30


Donations needed!

As a nonprofit organization, we will always need your support. Please consider  "Helping tails find happy endings!" Donate today!

Change the life of those, who feel there is no hope.

The Midlands Humane Society, a nonprofit organization, has opened a state-of-the-art animal shelter to serve as the first humane society for Council Bluffs and the surrounding area! This shelter provides more room and modern facilities to promote adoption by that special child or adult searching for a new family member to love and be loved. Learn More

Contact Us

Call 712.396.2270


Midlands Humane Society 1020 Railroad Avenue, Suite A Council Bluffs, IA 51503

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Directions In Council Bluffs: We are located on Railroad Avenue (the new extension way between Indian Hills Road and Railroad Hwy). Turn South by Bomgaars and we are on your right hand side, past the apartments. Coming from Omaha via I-80 E: Take exit 8 for US-6 toward Council Bluffs/Oakland, take left onto US-6/Kanesville Blvd, take left on Railroad Ave (By Bomgaars), destination will be on your right hand side past the apartments.

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday | 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am - 3:00pm 

Upcoming Events

 Monthly Adoption Events

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