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Pet Cadets Summer Camp 2017

The Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County will host four sessions of half-day Pet Cadets Summer Camp this June and July. The camp sessions, each lasting five days, are open to children aged 7 through 12 and will focus heavily on education about volunteerism, responsible pet ownership, dog bite prevention, and companion animal care. Kids will work on crafts, including making enrichment toys and games for the dogs and cats. Camp counselors will also work with kids throughout the week to get fun hands-on time and activities with the dogs and cats. The cost to participate in the camp is $200 per weeklong session and includes a t-shirt and daily snack and beverage. Pet Cadets Summer Camp will take place at the Humane Society’s facility located at 935 Farm Road in Shelby Farms. Pet Cadets dates are as follows: •June 5-9, 8 a.m. to noon (Recommended for ages 7-9) •June 19-23, 8 a.m. to noon (Recommended for ages 10-12) •July 10-14, 8 a.m. to noon (Recommended for ages 7-9) •July 24-28, 8 a.m. to noon (Recommended for ages 10-12)... Read More

Germantown Animal Welfare League Funds “Spay in the City”

In honor of World Spay Day on February 28th, the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County and presenting sponsor... Read More

HSMSC Partners with ASPCA to Fight Cruelty

Memphis, Tenn., Dec. 21, 2016  – As animal cruelty becomes more prominent in the Memphis area, the American Society for... Read More

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