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Celebrate National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week!

Celebrate National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week! For one week out of the year, community members, animal lovers and grateful pet guardians come together to celebrate their local shelters. National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, the first week of November, is the perfect time to recognize the organization in your community dedicated to animals. Here are ten ways to show shelters you care this week and throughout the year. Adopt a Best Friend. Animals make great companions, but having a pet is a big responsibility and it involves a lifelong commitment. Find out if you have what it takes to provide a safe and loving home and learn more about adopting from your local animal shelter. When you’re ready to adopt go to to see our adoptables waiting for their forever home. Take a Tour. Never been inside an animal shelter? Take an hour or two out of your day to stop by your local shelter during public hours and see firsthand how things work. If you’d like to become more involved, find out how you can become a volunteer. We are always looking for new and... Read More

November 3, 2018 – Humane Society Walk for the Animals

The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County will be launching its first “Walk for the Animals” on Saturday, November... Read More

Sponsorship Opportunities for 2018 Paw Prints Party

PAW PRINTS PARTY 2018 IS SOLD OUT! The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County invites you to attend its... Read More

featured pets

See some of the amazing pets that are looking for a happy home!