Clearwater Humane Society News for the week of November 23, 2022 | Community News



CRAFTERS & ARTISANS, CAN YOU DONATE SOMETHING FOR OUR PATCHWORK BAZAAR BOOTH? Please join us on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the Orofino High School Gymnasium.

December 3 is coming our way, but time has a way of sneaking up too fast. We are asking the great folks in our community to support us by donating hand-crafted items we can sell at the bazaar.

We know there are so many talented people in our community!

Please help all the animals in our care by allowing your expertise & creativity to shine.

If you can donate your hand-crafted items, please call 208-476-9823.

Missing Dogs

sitka, Husky X, neutered male, 2 yrs old. Lost on 9-17-22 from Greer Grade at MM6. Gray & black coat, has white part of the muzzle, eyes, feet, chest & belly. Weaving a bright orange collar w/ reflective strip. Might or might not have attached brown leather leash. This dog was probably sprayed by a skunk. If you have this dog or have seen this dog, please call the Clearwater Humane Society at 208-476-9823. Owner is devastated and is offering a reward for safe return.

Missing Cats

Two lost cats Went missing Friday, 9/23 from 112th street, off highway 12 in Orofino. Toad, 7 yr old neutered male cat, all black except for white on chest and feet, shorthaired. Lucy, 1 yr old spayed female cat, tortoise shell, brownish black orange muted, chin is half orange and half blackish, shorthaired. If you have these cats or if you’ve seen these cats please call the Clearwater Humane Society at 208-476-9823.

Missing cat from Ahsahka, on 8-16, spayed female, 10 yrs old, mostly white, has one patch of dark brown on her side, and on the other side has an orange patch. Face is dark brown and orange, not wearing a collar. If you have this cat or if you’ve seen this cat please call the Clearwater Humane Society at 208-476-9823.

Desperately needed
We need kitten and cat food right now so that we have help caring for our cats and kittens until we find their forever homes.

We need large stainless steel bowls for water. We also need treats for training. Small milk bones and other tasty treats are great. ***We need nylabones and tug toys for the dogs/puppies and toys for our cats/kittens right now*** You can drop all donations of food, toys, blankets, etc. at Orofino Builders Supply. Steve, Leila, and Will Crockett continue to be animal lovers and great supporters.

Read this if you shop on

Do you shop on If so, did you know you can donate to us every time you make a purchase—at no extra cost to you?

Amazon has a charity donation version of their website, at If you visit and log in to your account, you will be prompted to choose a charity. We are under Clearwater Humane Society Ltd.

Once your charity is chosen, as long as you shop at—which looks and runs exactly like regular—0.5% of every purchase you make will automatically be sent to us. There is zero extra cost to you! Thank you so much for your continued support!

Find us on Facebook

We now have a Facebook page, where we post information about animals we have for adoption, strays/lost and found animals, and also updates on our events, fundraisers, and much more. You can even donate to us right from the page!

Search on Facebook for the Clearwater Humane Society, and like our page to stay updated. You’ll know you’ve found ours when you see the banner of Sherrie and Trooper across the top.

Our policy on strays

All stray dogs and cats are scanned for a microchip, vaccinated upon arrival for their safety and the safety of the other dogs and cats. They are also neutered and spayed on the sixth (6) day. All costs are the responsibility of the owner claiming the dog or cat. Strays are held for five (5) days and then are for adoption.

Remember, your donations are tax deductible!

Thank you for thinking of us! Our mailing address is: Clearwater Humane Society, PO Box 2063, Orofino, ID 83544.