Do your kids love to color? Print out this coloring page and complete for The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA)’s coloring for pets contest! Kids ages 6-11 can enter. The grand prize is a membership to HSSA’s Hand in Paw Kids Club. We’ve included some information on Hand in Paw, so you can learn more about the wonderful things kids get to experience when they are part of the club!
This month’s coloring page features adoptable pets Bailey, Gretchen, and Sugar. In addition to the coloring page, you can check out pictures of the featured animals below!
Winner will be chosen on Monday, March 28th.
To submit entries, scan and email your finished masterpiece and send it to [email protected] OR bring it down to our Main Shelter at 3450 N. Kelvin Blvd., Tucson, AZ, 85716.
All entries will be displayed in the adoptions lobby!
The Hand in Paw Kids Club is for children ages 6-11, who love animals and want to create a better future for animals. The club is a great opportunity for children to learn about proper animal care, safe handling, respect for wild animals as well as pets. The club promotes kindness, compassion and empathy for all animals and living beings.
Kids events run during the school year and are held monthly. Families can sign up for any event that sparks their child’s interest. Events are either free or at a discounted fee for HIP members. Additionally, during the summer, HIP members will receive discount for our numerous summer camps. Most events are held during the weekends or on Friday evenings.
Once signed up, your child will receive:
- New Member packet and name badge
- Quarterly Scratching Post newsletter mailings
- Bi-annual calendar of events mailing
- Email updates to stay informed on upcoming HIP events and opportunities
- Discounts on all summer camps
- Discounts on Birthday Paw-ties
- Free members-only events and discounts to many other kids events
Behind-the-scenes shelter tours, movie and a cuddle, field trips to local animal rescue and welfare organizations, events about helping and caring for animals, and much more. Most programs include hands-on animal interactions!
This month’s coloring page features the cuties below!
Show your support for shelter pets and share this with your friends. Happy coloring!