TROPICAL STORM ELSA UPDATE Suncoast Humane Society’s shelter and thrift stores will be closing early on July 6, starting at 2:00 PM. We have an emergency plan in place and will be prioritizing the safety of our animals, staff, and volunteers.
Would you like to be a part of our next incredible Mission Pawsible? We URGENTLY need fosters to help us CLEAR the shelter for the 4th of July weekend. The loud noises that come with the celebrations, are terrifying to the animals, many of whom already do not like being here to begin […]
What do we know about animal shelters? We know they are the last resort for pets whose world has fallen apart, abandoned and relinquished for a myriad of reasons, none optimistic. Additionally, we know that shelters are stressful. Even the most easy-going dog or cat experiences distress in a shelter environment. It is for this […]
Holiday Crashers seeking pool houses, pool-side BBQs, couches, cuddles, and adventures! We are looking for fosters to host a lonely pet for the Memorial Day weekend, or longer if you wish To host a Holiday Crasher, please contact our foster team at firstname.lastname@example.org!
After successfully finding forever homes for 18,359 pets in 2020 alone, BISSELL Pet Foundation is again aiming to Empty the Shelters by sponsoring reduced adoption fees of $25 or less at 200 participating shelters, and rescues in 36 states May 5-9, including Suncoast Humane Society*. BISSELL Pet Foundation’s mission to find every pet a loving […]
March 11 – April 15, 2021 – $100 per 6-week session ($80 SHS adopters) It’s that time again! Registration is required. Classes take place at The Greater Venice Florida Dog Club located at 250 Center Court, Venice, Florida 34285. Proof of rabies & other required shots is required. Please wear sneakers and bring yummy treats for your […]
Suncoast Humane Society is Gearing Up for Busy Litter Season and We Need Your Help! You are invited to Suncoast Humane Society’s First Annual Kitten Shower taking place virtually. This event is a drive for supplies, funds, and even new foster volunteers to gear up for kitten season! Suncoast Humane Society CEO, Maureen O’Nell […]
A pup named Chanel arrived at our shelter mid-Friday last week. 30 minutes later Chanel went into labor! Despite being uncomfortable and in pain, Chanel loved being petted, having her ears rubbed and just enjoyed not being alone while she had her babies. What a strange, crazy day for Chanel. We were happy, willing, […]
Congratulations to the lucky raffle winners! Whether you purchased a ticket, made a donation or shared the link, you are ALL winners to the animals whose lives you help to save. Winners will be contacted by phone and email to make arrangements for pickup within 7 business days. Visit Fundraiser Page on Give Smart STOCK […]
Made possible through the Gregory M. Spencer Endowed Fund of Gulf Coast Community Foundation, Suncoast Humane Society (SHS) received a $5,000 grant to expand the Positive Alternatives to Shelter Surrender (PASS) program. SHS’s PASS program exists to respond to community needs and to provide relief to animals and their caretakers in order to save […]