The staff and volunteers at KHS are dedicated to the well-being of all animals. Our No-Kill philosophy has created a safe haven for all the homeless animals in our area. Come share our passion and adopt, volunteer, or give financially to help care for each animal who come through our doors.
Director of Development
Dr. Nichole Leonard
KHS Thrift Store
Thrift Store Staff
Kootenai Humane Society is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. These individuals donate their time, passion and professional expertise to steer the vision and future of our mission.
Board of Director meetings are typically held the third Tuesday of every month. Locations vary. Please check here for further information.
The next board meeting is Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
Date, time, and location subject to change. Please check here for updates.
Cindy Edington - KHS Board President
Vice President/Commercial Lender - Mountain West Bank
Angie Hanson - KHS Board Vice President
Sally Ellingsen - KHS Board Treasurer
Vice President - Umpqua Bank
Sally has long been advocating for animals and has served on the Kootenai Humane Society board for over 5 years. She also fosters kittens for the shelter and volunteers at various outreach events throughout the year. Sally is driven by the belief that we can save the lives of more animals in our community through education, advocacy and comprehensive spay/neuter initiatives.
Jadyn Loedding - KHS Board Member
Financial Advisor - JCL Capital Management
Andy Smith - KHS Board Member
Principal - Edwards Smith Construction
Shaun Whitney - KHS Board Member
Lake City Dental Specialties
Dr. Marty Becker - KHS Honorary Board Member
Dr. Becker has spent his life working toward better health for pets and the people who love them. He is the founder of Fear Free, an initiative to "take the 'pet' out of 'petrified'" and get pets back for veterinary visits by promoting considerate approach and gentle control techniques used in calming environments. He practices at North Idaho Animal Hospital because he loves veterinary medicine, pets and the people who care for them.
Hours of Operation
12 - 6 pm Mon - Sat
12 - 4 pm Sun
11650 N. Ramsey Road
Hayden, ID 83835
PO Box 1005
Hayden, ID 83835
208.772.4019 - Phone
208.762.8645 - Fax