Port Charlotte

Posted on March 13, 2020
Posted in Blog, Pet Placement Program

We are calling out to our community to get as many animals as possible out of our shelter right now. Due to a high volume of intakes and a low volume of foot traffic and adoptions, we have an emergency need for short-term fosters for all of the animals at Suncoast Humane Society. Short-term can […]

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Posted on March 9, 2020
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By Jeff Joyce, Senior Behaviorist, Suncoast Humane Society Can they crash at your place for a bit? Foster a pet, save a life Are you looking for a way to serve your community and make a difference? Have you fostered cats or dogs before? Are you willing to learn? Fostering animals for Suncoast Humane Society […]

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Posted on February 28, 2020
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We are excited to announce that our Board of Trustees has concluded a five-month-long nationwide search by welcoming Maureen O’Nell as the new executive director of Suncoast Humane Society, starting in March, 2020. Maureen O’Nell joins Suncoast Humane Society from San Antonio, Texas. Motivated by a relentless pursuit of excellence, she has dedicated over two […]

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Posted on February 24, 2020
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 By Lena Hart, Marketing and Event Planning Manager Whenever you hear “animal shelter,” you probably imagine long rows of dog kennels, stacked cat cages, crates of small critters, and a group of people who care about saving animal lives and sharing the same principles. While kennels and cages might be the common denominator for many […]

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Posted on February 14, 2020
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By Lena Hart, Marketing & Event Planning Manager, Suncoast Humane Society Heartworm disease is a terrible thing to stand in the way of a pet having the possibility of a second chance at life and a forever family and home. This progressive and potentially fatal disease is diagnosed in all 50 states, and no, your […]

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Posted on February 13, 2020
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Last week we held a story/photo submission contest and we are happy to announce the winners and the runner up. We think that all 3 stories and photos are wonderful. We are grateful for everyone’s participation. Shout out to all who live the #AdoptDontShop life!  SCREECH’S STORY  Screech had a rough start. His former owner […]

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Posted on February 1, 2020
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The contest has ended. Thank you to everyone who participated. Winners will be announced February 12. Have you adopted a pet from Suncoast Humane Society? We want to hear from you!  Share your pet’s adoption story and photo between February 1 and February 7, 4:00 PM EST, 2020. Winners will be announced on February 12, […]

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