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Our press articles are periodically published in the Englewood SunBoca Beacon and the Venice Gondolier.


Posted on April 23, 2019
Posted in Blog, Community Outreach/Education

2019 HURRICANE EXPO Visit Our Booth • APRIL 26TH – 27TH Please join us on: Saturday, April 27th at 10:00 am for a special presentation by our  Executive Director, Phil Snyder, about: Caring & Preparing for Your Pet Venice Community Center 326 Nokomis Ave. S., Venice, FL 34285  

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Posted on April 22, 2019
Posted in Blog, Community Outreach/Education, Events

We have some great news! We have been selected by Winn-Dixie’s Community Bag Program. This means that for the entire month of May, Suncoast Humane Society will receive a $1 donation every time a Community Bag is sold unless otherwise directed by the customer through the Giving Tag. All you have to do to support Suncoast […]

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Posted on April 12, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

  By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society    We know that the rewards of having a pet as a member of your family are countless. The unconditional love we receive from them is priceless. Not only can some of their playful actions immediately replace a bad mood with laughter, but studies show there […]

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Posted on March 27, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society Staff and volunteers at Suncoast Humane enjoy thinking outside the box, especially when it comes to the Pet Placement Program. A recent example of their innovative thinking has actually led to the expansion of the Society’s Pet Placement Program. The add-on is based on the theory, “If […]

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Posted on March 13, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society      What is a humane society and what does it mean to the community? By definition, the word “humane” means showing compassion or benevolence, and having a civil or refining affect on people. Those can be characterized by actions of tenderness, compassion and sympathy for animals, […]

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Posted on March 6, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society        Even though Alice is just one of over 90 cats that have been adopted during Suncoast Humane Society’s “10 Times the Love” special adoption promotion, what a special story she is. We first met Alice in 2013, when she was brought in because of […]

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Posted on February 13, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society     February is Dog Training and Education Month (Suncoast Humane Society conducts dog training classes, year around).  It is also Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month (Suncoast Humane Society currently has six bunnies available for adoption). February 20th is Love Your Pet Day (I think that should […]

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Posted on February 13, 2019
Posted in Blog, Phil's Articles

 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society       So this guy runs into Suncoast Humane Society, very upset, with the intent to lodge a complaint about uncontrollable dogs that are allowed to frequent the Doggie Park. The park is located directly adjacent to our facility on San Casa. “But wait,” I replied, […]

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