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Our shelter news page is here to provide you with HSP happenings and information you may need to care for your pet, get a better understanding about our community’s pet population, and more.

HSP Stands Against Commercial Breeding

October 11, 2023- In view of recent media coverage, and concern within the community, we at the Humane Society of Pinellas want to remind our community that we do not stand with, beside, or behind the breeding of dogs and cats for the purpose of profit. PREVENTION of animal homelessness in our community is at…

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Keep Your Pets Safe on the 4th of July

Fireworks and Your Pets “Many people enjoy the booming sounds and flashing colors of fireworks, but they can be terrifying, overwhelming⁠ and hazardous for both wild and domestic animals. On the Fourth of July, many animals become so frightened by the noise and commotion of fireworks that they run from otherwise familiar environments and people,…

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saving buddy.

Meet Best Boi Buddy! From severely injured to loved member of his forever family. Meet best boi Buddy! One and half year old Buddy sustained significant injuries when he was hit by a car. A kind stranger found Buddy on the side of the road and took him to one of HSP’s municipal partners.Buddy suffered…

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Bucky the pug.

Bucks for Bucky. Donate in honor of Bucky the pug. Bucky was a lively, spirited three-year-old black pug. His owner Eric Adeson had gotten him as a companion for his 12-year-old Puggle Sandy, who was undergoing cancer treatments last year.  Bucky gave Sandy something to live for. On Sunday, February 27, a senseless act of violence…

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Rescuing atticus.

Rescuing Atticus. Heartwarming story of a pup who suffered a critical injury to living his best life with his loving, forever family. Meet Atticus, a 2-year-old male Belgian Malinois who was hit by a car and sustained significant injuries including a complete fracture of his right femur. Due to the extensive damage to the limb…

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Rescuing Lance. A Happily Ever After.

Rescuing Lance. A Happily Ever After. We wanted to share the story of HSP Alumni Lance and a recent update sent by his mom. So many animals come to us with unknown histories and/or are cases of neglect or abuse. We truly believe every animal deserves a second chance, and even a third or fourth…

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All about roxie

All about Roxie a HSP Alumni who’s rescue and her amazing journey to a happily ever after will touch your heart.

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