Blog Category: Pet Placement Program

Posted on January 2, 2016
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Angel the 1 year old Papillon/Lhasa Apso mix came to us with severely matted fur. As you can see from his before photos below, his fur had grown to such an unmanageable, matted length that he could hardly even see. Thanks to our awesome volunteer Judy, Angel now has a fresh new cut just in time for […]

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Posted on December 26, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Our adoptable dogs would like to say a big thank you to Nylabone for their recent generous donation of chew toys! Nylabone sent us all kinds of goodies (retail value of close to $500) including bacon flavored chew bones for our larger dogs, puppy teething rings, and dino dental chews that came in the shapes […]

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Posted on December 9, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Jeanne and John adopted Tobias from Suncoast Humane Society on October 2, 2014 and they enjoyed his company so much that they came back not even a month later and adopted another kitty named Quincy. We recently received a lovely adoption update along with a precious photo of the two kitties snuggling together. Her card read, “This picture […]

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Posted on November 28, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

Bailey the 5 year old Pit Bull Terrier mix found her perfect family on October 10, 2015 with Michael, Ginger, and River! Recently, we received these sweet photos of Bailey in her new forever home along with this note, “Bailey has adapted perfectly and is the calmest and most loving, happy animal we’ve ever known. […]

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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 September 13, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

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. […]

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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 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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Posted on July 7, 2015
Posted in Pet Placement Program

The Evans family sent us an update on Holly, who they adopted from us in May 2015. Their note reads, “Holly is an amazing girl, sweet as can be. She loves her daily walks, we even gave jogging a try and she loved it! She’s playful, loving, and just the sweetest girl. We love her so […]

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