Visit us at www.yakimahumane.org. Yakima County's only 501(c)(3) open-door animal care shelter. We provide animal care, spay/neuter, education - Join us! We are a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to serving and protecting the animals of Yakima County. We provide services to 7,000+ homeless pets each year, and are the only open-admission shelter serving Yakima County. We provide pet adoption services, animal control services, education programming, referral and quality animal care. Yakima County is the second largest county in Washington State, covering 4312 square miles, with a population of more than 243,000 people.