Blog Category: Community Outreach/Education

Posted on June 9, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on May 31, 2015 Hurricane Season is upon us again. We already have one scare north of us, and there will be more storms brewing in the atlantic during the long season. There is a lot of important information available on […]

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Posted on June 3, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

     We wanted to say a sincere “Thank You” to Maddie’s Fund for their generous donation of 125 English language and 100 Spanish language copies of Maddie’s Tail Wag! Your donation goes toward supporting our programs, services, and homeless pets. If you are not familiar with Maddie’s Tail Wag, it is a collection of fun, educational […]

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Posted on May 30, 2015
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Just like people, cats need exercise too! It is recommended that you spend about 20 minutes a day engaging your cat in some form of activity. Some cats are very active by nature while others (older and overweight cats) are a little tougher to engage. A great way to get your cat up and moving […]

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Posted on May 17, 2015
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Losing your pet is traumatic. Your first inclination is, of course, to panic. But you stand a far greater chance of finding your pet and returning him or her safely home if you follow these simple steps. 1. Prior to losing your pet – Take several color photos of your pet, identify the best one […]

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Posted on May 12, 2015
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We want to say a big “thank you” to Girl Scout Troop #409 and their Troop leader Diana for their generous donation! They donated their cookie sale money and also brought items from our Wish list. These donations go towards supporting our programs, services, and homeless pets. Your generosity is much appreciated; thank you! Diana […]

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Posted on May 10, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

We wanted to say a quick “thank you” to these thoughtful youngsters! Toledo Blade Elementary School’s Student Council, made up of fourth and fifth grade students at the school, made a monetary donation to the Suncoast Humane Society’s programs, services, and homeless pets.  In addition, students in grades kindergarten through fifth grade on the school’s Red […]

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Posted on April 29, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

One thing you might not know about us here at Suncoast Humane Society is that we are members of 6 area chambers of commerce, including (listed in alphabetical order) the Boca Grande Area Chamber of Commerce, Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce, North Port Area Chamber of Commerce, Punta Gorda Chamber […]

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Posted on April 28, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education, Pet Placement Program

The Boca Grande Dog Show, recently hosted by the Boca Grande Woman’s Club, raised a whopping $13,000 for us here at Suncoast Humane Society. The biennial event was held at the Boca Grande Community Center. Dog show judges awarded prizes in multiple categories, including a new coveted “Rescue” class. Contestants shared heartwarming stories on how […]

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