Blog

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


Posted on July 28, 2015
Posted in Blog

We would like to say a special “thank you” to Patrick and Karen of High Gear Automotive for their generous donation of pet food! Their donation of assorted pet food went to our Pet Pantry program, which helps pet owners in need by giving them free pet food on a temporary basis to help keep their pets with their […]

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Posted on July 26, 2015
Posted in Events

Our 2016 Pet Calendar Photo Contest is in full swing. So dust off your cameras and primp your pets for the chance to have your pet’s photo featured on the front cover of this exclusive pet calendar! There are four convenient ways to enter your pet’s photos into the contest. You are able to upload your pet’s photos online […]

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Posted on July 25, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Our Satellite Adoption Coordinator Karen Owens shares this special story about a recent satellite adoption at the Petco in Port Charlotte. A young boy named Aslan came into the Port Charlotte Petco with his parents to visit with the cats we have for adoption. After sometime visiting with the cats, they were set on adopting a cat […]

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Posted on July 21, 2015
Posted in Volunteering

“I love animals and I enjoy helping them get their forever homes.” Caleigh E. – Visitor Assistant & Cat Cuddler Volunteer, 2 years of service. One of our volunteer opportunities here at Suncoast Humane Society is being a Visitor Assistant. As a visitor assistant you will perform a variety of duties. These include greeting the public, […]

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Posted on July 21, 2015
Posted in Events

Could your story help save more homeless pets? We’re gearing up for the 2015 Giving Challenge, an online donation challenge that lasts just 24 hours from noon to noon September 1-2, 2015. To help raise more funds for our programs, services, and homeless pets, we want to hear your story! If you have adopted from us, […]

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Posted on July 19, 2015
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By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on July 19, 2015 Unless you work at, or are associated with, a humane society, rescue group or an animal control agency, you probably never wonder why people relinquish their pets to animal shelters. There are many reasons – some understandable and […]

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Posted on July 14, 2015
Posted in Volunteering

“To make it easier for the staff to get their work done.” Pete S. – Laundry Assistant Volunteer, 15 years of service. One of the many volunteer opportunities we have here at  Suncoast Humane Society is a Laundry Assistant. All of our laundry assistant volunteers perform a wide array of duties. These include washing, drying, and folding […]

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Posted on July 14, 2015
Posted in Thrift Stores

Do you have a special event coming up that you need just the right outfit for? Well, look no further. We have just the solution you’ve been looking for! Thrifting makes it possible for you to look like a million bucks without actually having to spend it. Now who doesn’t love that? Our three thrift stores located in […]

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Posted on July 12, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

We received a wonderful adoption update from cat mom Renee about her kitten Sissy, who she adopted from us on June 9, 2015! The family has even given her the nickname “Cissy Pie”. Her message reads, “She loves to play all the time and when she takes a nap, it’s on one of my kids laps. […]

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