New Building Progress

Here you’ll discover past updates on our new shelter construction!

September, 2019: We are inching near the opening date daily! We are so excited to welcome you into our new facility.

Veterinary Medical Center Entrance

Catios and Shelter entrance

Shelter entrance and store.

July, 2019: Most of the flooring is in, the majority of cabinets have been installed. We’re starting to work towards installing our pet equipment shortly!

Entrance to our adoption center.

Entrance to cattery

Playroom for dogs.

April, 2019: Our flooring is nearing completion and we’re beginning to install the cabinets, tables, and more!

Entrance to the Veterinary Medical Center.

These catios will be screened in shortly for our feline friends.

Entrance to the adoption center.

New flooring in our dog kennels.

Inside the cat room at the new adoption center.

January, 2019: We’re more than halfway through our construction of the new shelter! The exterior metal panel installation has begun, they’ve started epoxy paint inside the shelter, prepping for drywall inside, and more!

Veterinary Medical Center entrance.

Inside the shelter entrance.

The hallway leading to one of our new dog kennels!

November, 2018: We’re halfway through our construction of the new shelter! The window seals have been installed, our east canopy and sidewalks have been installed, and more!

Shelter entrance.

Veterinary Medical Center entrance.

Shelter entrance, dog kennels, and catio.

Inside the Veterinary Medical Center.

September, 2018: Internal assets are getting a lot of attention this month. Gas lines and fire sprinklers have been installed, as well as mechanical ductwork and electrical rough-in. Curbs are beginning to be poured!

Building update September IHS

Left: Dog Kennels and Catio. Center: Entrance to the Shelter and Adoption Center. Right: Veterinary Medical Center.

Veterinary Center Entrance.

Veterinary Clinic (side) leading to Shelter Entrance.

Veterinary Clinic (side) leading to Shelter Entrance.

August, 2018: The exterior walls are up and the vapor barrier has begun to be installed. The plumbing and electrical rough-in is nearing completion. Holes have been drilled for the internal steel posts and mock-up surgery prep tables are being constructed.

Veterinary Medical Center entrance.

Building Update Capital Campaign Idaho Humane Society

Veterinary center (left). 2nd floor will be home to program offices, far right is the garage for supplies.

The entrance to the Veterinary Medical Center.

June, 2018 Update: The second-floor wood framing and mezzanine steel are being erected this week. Several parts of the roof have been installed. We also have a lot of electric and plumbing going in at the hospital clinic!

Building update 6.7.18 IHS

Building update 6.7.18

Building update 6.7.18 IHS

May 8, 2018: The building is coming along nicely. Many of our exterior walls are up and much of the steel framing has been completed. This week they’re pouring the cement slabs for the dog kennels and cattery!

dog kennel progress new IHS shelter

Shelter Entrance new IHS construction shelter

Exterior Wall new IHS shelter

April 12, 2018 Update: We’ve had a lot more progress with framing and slab foundations.

Idaho Humane Society New Building Update

Idaho Humane Society New Building Update

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Feb, 2018: Walls are starting to go up! Check out this recent drone footage of the new facility.

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Initial renderings of our new shelter and veterinary medical center. We’re excited!

Rendering of shelter entrance

Want to know what it’s going to look like inside the new facility? Check out this video.