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


Posted on August 3, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society Gracie is a 9 year old, 7 pound Yorkie who, following a recent 11 day adventure, has been returned safely to her loving family in Sarasota. Some of her adventure is known, but some is not so clear.

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Posted on July 20, 2018
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 By Phil Snyder, Executive Director Suncoast Humane Society There is a line in the old rock and roll song, Shake Rattle and Roll that talks about a one eyed cat, peeping in a seafood store. I am sure that Big Joe Turner and later Bill Haley, artists that performed the song, were not referring to […]

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Posted on July 6, 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 by famous people about pets. Two very popular quotes that we hear are Jonathan Swift’s, “Every dog must have […]

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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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