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


Posted on January 17, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

On Saturday, January 10, Bubba the Bloodhound made his inaugural flight to Mississippi from Venice. Bubba had found his way to us here at Suncoast Humane Society in November 2014 after his owners could no longer afford to keep him. As a purebred Bloodhound, Bubba requires an owner who must be devoted to his specialized […]

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Posted on January 14, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

One hundred and two homeless pets (cats, dogs, ferrets, and a hamster) at Suncoast Humane Society found their forever families in December 2014! We were so happy to see these kinds of numbers for this month; in comparison, we adopted out 59 pets in December 2013. It’s quite a jump and what probably helped was […]

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Posted on January 11, 2015
Posted in Volunteering

There are few things in life that are truly “magic.” One of those things is definitely the love between a pet and its human. YOU can make the magic happen. Want to find out how? Our satellite adoption centers in Englewood, North Port, Port Charlotte, and (coming soon) Venice, temporarily house some of our adoptable cats […]

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Posted on January 7, 2015
Posted in Special Events

We are excited to announce that tickets for our 7th Annual Tennis Ball are now available! The Tennis Ball will be hosted at the Clubhouse in the Boca Grande Club, starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. The fun and fundraiser will include food, beverages, and a special silent auction. This year’s auction will be exceptional, featuring a […]

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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 January 4, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Poor Buddy got separated from his New York owners while they were on vacation in North Port. A kind stranger found Buddy wandering in the street and picked him up because she was afraid he would get hit by a car. She took Buddy to us and filed her found report with our staff. It […]

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Posted on January 3, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Can you help? Our adoptable pets are in need of pee pads. The pads are used in our isolation room for disease control, for our little dogs who need to go out more than the twice daily walks that all our dogs get, and in our recovery and stray/owner give up rooms to help cut […]

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Posted on December 31, 2014
Posted in Volunteering

One of our volunteer opportunities here at Suncoast Humane Society is being a Dog Walker! All of our dog walkers perform the very important duty of enriching and helping train our adoptable dogs while they wait for their forever humans to find them and take them home. Each of our dog walkers is required to […]

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Posted on December 30, 2014
Posted in Volunteering

Perhaps one of your New Year’s resolutions is to give back to your community or help those in need. The homeless pets at Suncoast Humane Society could use your help! Many of the volunteer opportunities available at Suncoast Humane Society are at our animal care center in Englewood. Other important opportunities focus on vital programs […]

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