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


Posted on October 21, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education, Pet Placement Program

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on October 11, 2015 Most modern-day statistics agree that only 29 percent of pet owners adopt their pets from animal shelters or rescue groups. More than 50 percent obtain their pets from family members, relatives or friends, or they find them […]

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Posted on October 16, 2015
Posted in Volunteering

“Helping animals that can’t help themselves.” Laura A. – Dog Walker Volunteer, 3 years of service. Becoming a Dog Walker is one of the many volunteer opportunities we have here at Suncoast Humane Society. All of our dog walkers perform the very important duty of enriching and helping train our adoptable dogs while they wait for […]

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Posted on October 14, 2015
Posted in Blog

The County Line District and Greater Sarasota Wells Fargo Bank recently visited us here at Suncoast Humane Society and they certainly didn’t show up empty handed! This fun bunch donated a generous amount of pet food, supplies, and also made a monetary donation to our programs, services, and homeless pets. During their visit to Suncoast Humane Society they took a tour of […]

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Posted on October 11, 2015
Posted in Blog

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on November 1, 2015 October is gone, which means that National Adopt A Dog Month is officially over for this year. However that does not mean that you will be unable to adopt a dog, or a cat for that matter, […]

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Posted on October 11, 2015
Posted in Blog

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on October 11, 2015 Most modern-day statistics agree that only 29 percent of pet owners adopt their pets from animal shelters or rescue groups. More than 50 percent obtain their pets from family members, relatives or friends, or they find them […]

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Posted on October 11, 2015
Posted in Blog

By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on October 30, 2015 There is approximately one week remaining in October, which in the animal welfare world is known as Adopt A Dog Month. The intent of the celebrated month is to create awareness of the benefits of adopting a […]

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Posted on October 10, 2015
Posted in Thrift Stores

“I love being able to raise money and awareness for the animals!!” Hillary T. – Thrift Store Volunteer, 9 months of service. Many of the volunteer opportunities available here at Suncoast Humane Society are at our animal care center in Englewood. Other important opportunities focus on vital programs and services away from our shelter. Just like Hillary, you can […]

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Posted on October 3, 2015
Posted in Events

We are excited to announce that tickets for our 8th Annual Tennis Ball are now available! The event will be held from 6:00-9:00 PM, Wednesday, January 27, 2016, in the Clubhouse at the Boca Grande Club. This season’s special fun and fundraiser will feature a sit down dinner, beverages, and an exciting live and silent […]

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Posted on October 1, 2015
Posted in Events

During the month of October, we will be featuring special adoption fees of $10 for dogs, plus $12 for the rabies vaccine. Not to leave our feline companions behind, we have also reduced fees for cats to $25 plus the $12 rabies inoculation. Normally the adoption fees are $85 plus the rabies vaccine. There are many advantages of […]

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