Phil’s Articles

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


Posted on May 1, 2013
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By Phillip Snyder, Executive Director Published in the Englewood Sun on April 28, 2013 Suncoast Humane Society along with other animal care and control agencies in our area receive several calls each day from people whose pets have become lost. Sadly, we know there are also many others that have no idea what to do when […]

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Posted on April 8, 2013
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By Phillip Snyder, Executive Director Published in the Englewood Sun on March 24, 2013 Someone said that picking up dog poop is like changing diapers. We only agree to take care of our own kids. In other words, no one appreciates picking up poop that has been left in the yard by someone else’s dog. […]

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Posted on February 24, 2013
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By Phillip Snyder, Executive Director Published in the Englewood Sun on February 24, 2013 Situations involving large numbers of animals being neglected have been brought to light recently through local media in Southwest Florida. Some people have said they were back-yard breeders some have referred to them as puppy mills. Regardless, many of these cases […]

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Posted on January 20, 2013
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By Phillip Snyder, Executive Director Published in the Englewood Sun on January 20, 2013 Several years ago, in fact sometime in the mid-1980s I watched a very distraught senior couple fighting back tears as they explained why they had to surrender their canine friend to the local humane society. They explained that they had received […]

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