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Posted on July 2, 2018
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4th of July celebrations can be very dangerous for our pets. They can frighten some of them enough to cause them to run away. It is said that more pets run away or are lost on this day than any other day of the year. Often dogs far away from the fireworks can feel the […]

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Posted on July 1, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society We all like to hear quotes that inspire us, make us feel good, bring a smile, or make us laugh. There are hundreds of popular quotes about pets, made by famous people that have been passed along. Two very popular quotes that we hear, are, Jonathan Swift’s, […]

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Posted on June 22, 2018
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      By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society June is Adopt a Cat Month. It was originated by the American Humane Association with the intent to draw attention to the many cats that await permanent homes in animal shelters.  Sadly, animal shelter personnel also know June as a month where litter after litter […]

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Posted on June 8, 2018
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     By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society   We should know by now June is the official start of hurricane season. Problem is, our pets may not know that. As pet owners it is our role to assure their safety. They are family members whose welfare must be included in our planning.

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Posted on June 6, 2018
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Quick Links Enter Contest / Online Voting Entry Form Sponsorship Opportunities Casting Call! Suncoast Humane Society is looking for the stars of the 2019 Pet Calendar. Pet parents throughout Charlotte, Sarasota and Lee Counties vie for the coveted front and back covers plus, pet of the month honors! Make sure your pet looks his or […]

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Posted on May 31, 2018
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Join us in celebrating Adopt A Shelter Cat Month! Cat adoption fees have been lowered at $50 for the month of June only. Additional $20 rabies fee is required.  $50 Adoption Fee Includes:  spaying or neutering microchip leukemia/AIDS test first distemper shot de-worming 1 bag of Hills Science Diet pet food complete medical history during […]

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Posted on May 25, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society The generic name for humans has always been John or Jane Doe. The equivalent in the canine world is Fido, and arguably Rover and Spot.

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Posted on May 9, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society The first full week of May is “National Be Kind to Animals Week.” It is actually the nation’s oldest celebrated week, originated in 1915 by the American Humane Association. The humane organizations intent was to encourage love and compassion for all animals. It is nice to know […]

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Posted on April 22, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society TODAY is Earth Day. Humane Societies are very supportive of creating and maintaining a clean environment, as this special day is devoted to. There is a lot of newscasts and articles on how to achieve a healthier earth. One issue that comes to mind not only helps […]

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10th Annual Critter Classic

Posted on February 1, 2018
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April 21, 2018 – Riverwood Golf Club

The Critter Class Golf Tournament and the Sponsorships directly benefit the programs, services, and animals of Suncoast Humane Society, serving southwest Florida since 1971.

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