Blog Category: Community Outreach/Education

Posted on March 18, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

As part of our community, we love to participate in local events, like the four that our volunteers and staff are attending on our organization’s behalf this weekend: Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10 AM – noon: Dogs About Town/Adoption Event, Pet Supermarket, 17855 Tamiami Trail, North Port (contact/location information) Saturday, March 21, 2015, 1 – 3 […]

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Posted on March 8, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

We wanted to thank the North Port High School Honor Society for their February 2015 pet food drive for us here at Suncoast Humane Society! Their donation of four boxes of assorted pet food and toys went to our Pet Pantry program, which helps pet owners in need by giving them free pet food on […]

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Posted on March 4, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education, Volunteering

As a community supported nonprofit organization, we attend a variety of community events with our volunteers, including pet therapy teams, and staff. This past weekend on February 28, 2015, we participated in this year’s Heron Hoopla at Vineland Elementary School in Rotonda West! We love attending this annual event featuring fun, games, food, and a […]

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Posted on February 7, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education, Events

You can still help us! Vote for a chance to win a harborside weekend for four: Harbor Style Magazine just opened voting for its annual “Harbor’s Hottest” contest! We would like to compete for one of the categories: Best Fundraising Gala. We were a finalist for this category last year and would love if we were […]

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2014 marked the beginning and continuation of many beneficial programs and services here at Suncoast Humane Society. Without your financial support, we wouldn’t be able to offer these programs and services to our community. Here’s what you helped us do in 2014: 874 pets were adopted 125 pets were returned to their owners 226 pets […]

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Posted on January 20, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

By Phillip Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on January 18, 2015 Doesn’t it just tear your heart out to watch the television commercials that feature neglected and abused dogs and cats? The national animal welfare organizations that sponsor these ads provide music and lyrics that get you all […]

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Posted on January 6, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

In 2015, help your dog be the best he can be by completing a training course with him! We are hosting canine training courses at the South Venice Civic Association building. The classes will be on Thursday evenings starting January 8 and ending February 12, 2015. Pre-registration is required, along with proof of rabies and other required shots. Sign up […]

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Posted on December 20, 2014
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

Spending the holidays in the hospital can be a very stressful time. Thankfully, our Pet Therapy teams like Cappy and his mom Dee have been bringing holiday cheer to some of those who need it most. One of the multiple services of our Community Outreach/Education program is our Pet Therapy service. Our volunteer teams of canines and their humans […]

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