Watauga Humane Society

Watauga Humane Society

Boone, NC 28607
Tax ID23-7128331

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About this organization






The mission of the Watauga Humane Society is to provide the following: -A well-equipped and appropriately staffed facility where the citizens of Watauga County can bring unwanted and abandoned animals; -Relief of suffering among animals; -Provisions for food, shelter, medical care, and love to homeless animals while they await permanent homes; -Assistance with control of unwanted animals by offering low-cost spay/neuter services; -Education to the public about responsible animal ownership and care. Watauga Humane Society serves Watauga County, NC and to a lesser extent the 5 county region that includes Caldwell, Avery, Ashe, Wilkes and Watauga Counties.


The animal shelter provides shelter for unwanted animals. Spay and neuter services, microchip clinics, medical care for shelter animals, and education programs for the public regarding animal care and prevention of abuse.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The purpose of the non-profit is listed in the filing as “See schedule o”.

When discussing its operations, they were characterized as: “See schedule o”.

  • The non-profit's legally reported state of operation is NC.
  • The filing states that the non-profit's address in the year 2020 is PO BOX 3727, BOONE, NC, 28607.
  • The form submitted by the non-profit for 2020 shows a total of 31 employees.
  • Does not operate a hospital.
  • Does not operate a school.
  • Does not collect art.
  • Does not provide credit counseling.
  • Does not have foreign activities.
  • Is not a donor advised fund.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue is between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue less expenses is $42,991.
  • The CEO's remuneration policy within the organization is not determined through a review and approval process by a neutral source.
  • The organization has 10 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1969.
  • The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule B.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule O.
  • The organization pays $330,049 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $26,322 in fundraising expenses.
  • The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
  • The organization has minutes of its meetings.
  • The organization has fundraising events.
  • The organization's financial statements were reviewed by an accountant.

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