Archive for June, 2020

Three things you may not know about the Humane Society

If you are looking to rescue an animal in the Memphis area or want to support an animal rescue organization, it can be hard to choose where to invest your resources! There are so many great options in our area, and every shelter is different. For several reasons, the Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County is a great place to start. So what makes the Humane Society unique? Keep reading to learn three things you may not know about the Humane Society. The Humane Society has an on-site veterinarian! One of the things we’re most excited about at the Humane Society is that we have an on-site veterinarian. This is especially important for animals that come into the shelter in need of urgent medical care. Dr. Mary Manspeaker's daily presence in the center allows us to perform functions that are vital to our mission – like offering low-cost veterinary care for under-resourced community members and taking in animals that might not otherwise survive due to medical circumstances. Dr. Manspeaker plays a vital role in our mission of supporting injured,... Read More

Four things to consider before adopting an animal

Choosing to bring an animal into your home and life requires careful thought and consideration. To adopt from the Humane... Read More

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