Blessing of the Animals

Every year, near the feast day of St. Francis, it is common to hold a blessing of the animals. First Congregational Church UCC of Hendersonville is hosting a communitywide Blessing of the Animals. Donations will be collected for local pet rescues. This year's Blessing of the Animals will be held on Saturday, October 15th from […]

Pet Costume Contest

Two Trees Distilling, Co. 17 Continuum Drive, Fletcher, NC, United States

Please join us on Saturday, October 15th from 11 am until 5 pm at Two Trees Distilling Company for their event to benefit Blue Ridge Humane Society. Tim Smith of Moonshiners will be onsite for a bottle signing and meet and greet. There will also be free whiskey tastings, live music, cocktails, food trucks, a […]

WLOS Pet Project

Hunter Subaru 220 Hunter Airport Drive, Fletcher, NC

The News 13 Pet Project is back! This year will be our 6th Pet Project and we're more excited than ever for this event. Last year was a huge success, and we're hoping this year will be even better! I'm still amazed that some shelters adopted ALL the pets they brought to the event. If you're new to the Pet Project, it's an adoption event where shelters from across […]


Free Pet Food Giveaway at Boys & Girls Club

Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County 1304 Ashe St, Hendersonville, NC, United States

Blue Ridge Humane is excited offer a free pet food giveaway at the Boys and Girls Club of Henderson County. Supplies will be given out while they last, first come, first serve. Social distancing and protective measures will be taken by all staff and we ask the public to follow CDC recommendations. Food will be […]


BRHS at IAM Drive Thru Tuesday

Interfaith Assistance Ministry 310 Freeman Street, Hendersonville, NC, United States

Blue Ridge Humane will be at the Interfaith Assistance Ministry Drive Thru on the 4th Tuesday of the month, 3:30pm-5:30pm with free pet food. IAM is located at 310 Freeman Street, Hendersonville, NC. A full listing of area food pantries provided with pet food from BRHS can be found here.