Pets

Happening People: Eagle scout combines his love of scouts and animals

Happening People: Eagle scout combines his love of scouts and animals

A combined love of scouts and animals was all South Fork High School student Cameron Beaver needed for inspiration to launch and complete his Eagle Scout project. Beaver, 15, a Life Scout with Troop 832 in Stuart, contacted the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast to learn of any important needs. One of those needs […]

4th annual Pup Crawl to benefit Humane Society of the Treasure Coast

4th annual Pup Crawl to benefit Humane Society of the Treasure Coast

The ever-popular Pup Crawl is coming to downtown Stuart on Sat., Aug. 4. Now in its fourth year, this event benefits the shelter animals at the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast.Anyone may participate — with or without a dog. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. downstairs by the water at Mulligan’s Beach House Bar & Grill, 131 SW Flagler […]

Pet Vaccine Clinic and Hurricane Preparedness Event Saturday

Pet Vaccine Clinic and Hurricane Preparedness Event Saturday

With Hurricane Season nearing its peak, Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control and the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League are helping pet owners get prepared.   Both shelters will be hosting a low-cost pet vaccine clinic on Saturday, July 21 to get your pets up to date on their annual vaccines, issue county license […]

Pet photo project to elevate importance of shelter pet adoptions

Pet photo project to elevate importance of shelter pet adoptions

In an effort to raise awareness regarding the importance of pet adoptions, the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast and photographer Adam Goldberg are collaborating on a “Drive Adoptions” campaign. Goldberg is a traveling pet photographer who holds pet photo fundraisers for shelters across the United States. The project involves Goldberg taking photos of shelter […]

New pet therapy programs bring comfort and joy

New pet therapy programs bring comfort and joy

Misty’s Pals — the pet therapy arm of the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast in Palm City — is bringing more joy and comfort to even more Martin and St. Lucie county residents with the addition of two new programs. Misty’s Pals pet therapy volunteers, along with their trained therapy animals, are now making […]

Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control Waiving Pet Adoption Fees

Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control Waiving Pet Adoption Fees

The Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control animal shelter is at critical capacity with no empty kennels available for new pets coming in. In an effort to save more lives and place more animals into loving homes, the shelter has waived the adoption fee for all adult cats and all adult dogs weighing 40 […]