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Weekly Pet Flyer: October 19, 2017

Our Pets are Getting Ready for Halloween! Or… should we say “Howl-oween?” Regardless, the furry friends at our shelter are ready and eager to find forever homes so they can go trick-or-treating! We have just about two weeks until the

Diamond in the Ruff: Lily

This week’s JR Dunn Jewelers’ “Diamond in the Ruff” is Lily (ID 582569), a 6 year young lovable fuzz ball and a Hurricane Irma survivor. Before Hurricane Irma made landfall, the Humane Society of Broward County took in Lily and

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Weekly Pet Flyer: September 21, 2017

These Pets Evacuated from the Florida Keys Prior to Hurricane Irma, the Humane Society of Broward County took in 55 cats and 5 dogs from the Upper Keys Animal Shelter to ride out the storm safely. Last week, after the

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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

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Five hidden superpowers of shelter dogs

August 26 is National Dog Day, an annual celebration of canines to encourage adoption from pure-breed rescue animals to lovable mutts currently in shelters. You wouldn’t know it from their mild-mannered alter egos but did you know that many of

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Weekly Pet Flyer: August 24, 2017

Puerto Rico Pets Have you heard about yesterday’s successful transport of over 200 dogs from Puerto Rico? (Click to see coverage from the Sun Sentinel.) This transport, titled Operation Grey Muzzle, was just the most recent transport of our nearly