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


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 21, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

We are so proud to announce that we are expanding our Pet Placement Program again with a new satellite adoption center in the Petco located at 1651 US 41 Bypass, Venice. The grand opening for this satellite cat adoption center is scheduled for Saturday, January 24! This is the fourth satellite center that we have established for cat adoptions, […]

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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 18, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

Taking care of your pet involves a lot more than feeding, watering, exercising, and taking them to the vet when needed. Pet parents should also be aware of the toxins in their pet’s environment and take precautions to avoid them. Some of these toxins are in live plants! Nancy Sodel’s three year old Doberman Pinscher […]

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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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