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Animal Assisted Therapy: Stoneman

Our popular Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) program utilizes volunteers and their companion animals to provide social therapy as a comfort to children and adults with special needs, or those experiencing life’s stresses. AAT teams are selected with care; the animals

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Walk Update Wednesday: December 6, 2017

Quick Highlights: Funds Raised: $62,364.79 (11% of Goal) Top 3 Fundraisers: Dorothy S., Kristie S., and Daniel T. Top 3 Packs: Puppy Peddlers, VCA Strays, and Teen Club “Welcome!” to two pet-loving sponsors! We’d like to welcome two of our

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Weekly Pet Flyer: November 30, 2017

No Variety? Not True! A complaint we see fairly regularly on our own social media pages… “They only have pit bulls.” Barkpost recently conducted a survey that reported the top 10 most common breeds found in shelters throughout the United

Weekly Pet Flyer

Weekly Pet Flyer: September 14, 2017

If You Lost Your Pet During Irma The following animals were found as strays and brought to the Humane Society to seek shelter from Hurricane Irma. Many of our stray pets are already listed on the website, but some have

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Making a difference in Puerto Rico

Veterinarian technician Karitza Ortiz helps animals every day at her job at the Humane Society of Broward County (HSBC). From giving pets vaccinations to preparing them for surgeries, Ortiz makes a difference in the lives of animals she treats. But