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Posted on November 4, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

During a recent customer appreciation event, the North Port Pet Supermarket asked all customers to donate a can of food to Suncoast Humane Society and as you can see it was a huge success! Their donation of canned pet food went to our Pet Pantry program, which helps pet owners in need by giving them […]

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Posted on November 3, 2015
Posted in Community Outreach/Education

Many thanks to the Honda dealership in Port Charlotte for their generous monetary donation and for collecting items such as towels, cleaning products, and pet supplies to donate to the animals in our care! Donations of items from our Wish List allow us to direct monetary donations to more critical needs. Thanks again, we appreciate your […]

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Posted on November 1, 2015
Posted in Volunteering

“Lifelong passion to help animals.” Rosemary L. – Cat Cuddler Volunteer, 3 years of service. If you would like to help homeless cats find new homes, we have a volunteer opportunity for you! As a cat cuddler you will perform the very important duty of socializing the adoptable felines in our open cattery. What does […]

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Posted on October 24, 2015
Posted in Thrift Stores

Here is a lamp. Yes, just an ordinary lamp. It doesn’t do tricks or talk but it does serve a meaningful purpose to the homeless pets at Suncoast Humane Society. Whether you’re purchasing goods or donating items, you are making a difference. Something as simple as purchasing a lamp can help one of our adoptable […]

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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 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 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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