Awesome Halloween Costumes for Dogs

Halloween is almost here. If you’re in Tucson, you probably know that right before Halloween comes SWEAT for PETS! Either way, it’s all a great excuse to dress up your pup in a cute costume! We’ve rounded up some of the best costumes from last year’s SWEAT for PETS, to give you some ideas of what your dog can be. Also, don’t forget to check out this DIY Cactus Costume for another great idea. 1. Batman, […]

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Dog-Friendly Halloween in Tucson 2017

dog-friendly Halloween in Tucson

Halloween is less than three weeks away. If you’re starting to think about what to do to celebrate, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of dog-friendly Halloween events in Tucson for you and your whole family to attend! Don’t forget to check out our DIY Cactus Costume for dogs if you’re still looking for a cute, creative, and unique costume for your four-legged friend. SWEAT for PETS October 22nd, 7:30am – 12pm The Humane […]

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Pet Resumes That Will Impress Your New Landlord

We’ve all been there. The moment when you find the perfect apartment that checks all of your boxes – and then you find out they don’t accept certain breeds of dogs, cats or any pets at all! It instantly crushes your dreams. But there may be another way…pet resumes that will impress your new landlord. If you’ve found a home that is a great match for your lifestyle, but the landlord needs a little convincing, […]

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Do These Things When You Find A Lost Pet

It has happened to all of us: you’re driving to work, school, or the gym, and you see a dog or cat wandering by itself. What do you do?! Well, it’s not exactly a black and white answer. We’ve put together this list to help you figure out what to do! 1. Consider whether you are the animal’s best option. Your first instinct may be to pull over and help the animal. But you may […]

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10 Ways to Help HSSA

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) needs your help. Plain and simple. Check out these 10 easy ways to help HSSA and the homeless pets in our community! 1. Adopt! Because of HSSA and YOU, more than 4,270 pets found their forever home in 2016! Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Click here for more information about adopting from HSSA and be sure to check out adoptable pets on our Facebook page! 2. Volunteer! […]

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Don’t Bully My Bully

October is Pit Bull Awareness Month! The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) is celebrating with cute pit bull pics, awesome Don’t Bully My Bully merchandise, and some important knowledge! The Humane Society of Southern Arizona is a managed intake facility, meaning that we are not required to take in every owner released dog or stray brought in by good Samaritans. Our facility requires an appointment and a fee. Through this system, we are able […]

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Humanely Speaking Summer Digital Issue

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) is proud to present our first ever digital version of Humanely Speaking. Humanely Speaking is HSSA’s quarterly magazine. It contains a wealth of information about events, programs, and all the wonderful things happening at HSSA. We decided to use the digital platform for the Humanely Speaking summer 2016 issue because it is such an interactive option! This magazine is FULL of clickable links and videos as well as helpful […]

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National Mutt Day is July 31st!

July 31st is National Mutt Day! In honor of National Mutt Day, we have compiled adorable profiles for some of our cutest adoptable mutts! In addition, scroll to the bottom if you’re curious to find out specifics about your dog’s breed! At The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA), we know that every pet has it’s own personality. Likewise, we believe that each pet should be given every chance to show their personality without being […]

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Cedar Creek Fire Evacuation [UPDATE VIDEO]

[Scroll to the bottom to see the most recent video update] The Cedar Creek Fire has been devastating Show Low, and The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) is ready to help. We will be safely transporting the many animals at risk back to our facility. Now, we need YOUR help to assist as many animals as possible. As many as 100 animals are currently in the care of shelters at risk in the fire. […]

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Before and After Dog Haircuts

Have you been thinking about a fresh, new look for summer? The weather is heating up, and it can be pretty warm to have long hair! Cutting your hair for the summer has become somewhat of a tradition. If you’re looking to get your hair cut, we’ve got a great solution for you. Then, scroll down to see pictures of some cute before and after dog haircuts! Get your hair cut at any of the […]

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