“In the Media”

HSMSC Melody: Puppy Bowl XV Star

We are doggone thrilled to announce that the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County will have a puppy player in Puppy Bowl XV on Animal Planet. Melody is a Maltese/Yorkie mix born June of 2018.  At only a few weeks old, she was left with her sister in a box outside of our intake door while we were closed. We aren’t sure how long the puppies were actually there, but when a Humane Society employee came in that door, he noticed a box, partially taped shut, sitting beside the door.  The puppies inside were scratching to get out.  He rushed them into our faculty since the temperature outside was over 90 degrees. Other than being hot, they were healthy.  We gave them food and water and placed them into foster homes. When it came time to try out for the Animal Planet Puppy Bowl, we knew Melody would be a little star! And there is more news... Out of 93 adoptable puppies from 51 shelters, Melody and our Humane Society were chosen to be in 1 of 7 Animal... Read More

Cold Weather Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe

With temperatures dropping we want to share some helpful tips to keep your fur-babies comfortable and safe during these winter... Read More

Keep Your Pets Safe this Holiday Season – Top 5 Holiday Toxins

Top 5 Holiday Toxins Our friends over at the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center, stay busy this time of year and... Read More

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