By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on September 27, 2015 According to the Humane Society of the United States, pet ownership has more than tripled since the 1970s, when approximately 67 million households had pets. Today approximately 165 million homes have at least one pet.
“I volunteer because I love what Suncoast Humane Society is all about! Kindness, caring, and love!! So fortunate to be a part of this wonderful animal care center!” Nan B. – Visitor Assistant, 3 years of service. Becoming a Visitor Assistant is one of the many volunteer opportunities we have here at Suncoast Humane Society. […]
Our adoptable dogs would like to say a BIG thank you to the Petfinder Foundation for awarding us with the Orvis Animal Care Grant! We have many heartworm positive dogs that come to us in need of medical care and with the funds from this grant we will now be able to help 2 to […]
By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on September 13, 2015 Pet-adoption personnel at humane societies often hear the comment, “Wow, this is harder than adopting a human baby.” It is normally stated in jest, and I seriously doubt that it is true, but it is an adoption, […]
We would like to thank the Charlotte Harbor Parrot Head Club for their recent generous donation of pet food and monetary donation! 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 family. […]
By Phil Snyder, Executive Director of Suncoast Humane Society Published in the Englewood Sun on August 30, 2015 Have you ever asked yourself, “Why does my dog do that?” Or in a more angry moment, you may ask, “Why in the blankity blank does that blankity blank dog do that?” Dogs are creatures of habit […]
There are only a few days left for you to send in your pet’s best photo to be featured in our 2016 Pet Calendar Photo Contest. So don’t disappoint your pet and get them in on time! There are four convenient ways to enter your pet’s photos into the contest. You are able to upload your pet’s photos […]