Can A Dental Exam Save A Life?

Can A Dental Exam Save A Life? The short answer is yes. Thanks to Pedigree and a $20,000 grant, the Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) is providing life-saving dental work for shelter dogs. After completing a shelter transfer from an animal care center that had no on-staff veterinarian, we realized just how lucky our adopters are. Every pet that leaves our shelter for their forever home has been spayed/neutered, fully vaccinated, and had all other […]

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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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Holiday Safety Tips for Cats and Dogs

Your pets might not be as annoyed as you when it comes to your brother-in-law, but the holiday season can still be stressful for furry friends! Check out this list of 5 things that put you in the holiday spirit, but could land your pet at an emergency vet visit (talk about a buzz-kill). 1. The hustle and bustle! If you’re having guests over and your home is a little more hectic than usual, make […]

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How Do I Know if My Dog is in Pain?

They can sense illness and anxiety in us, but it’s hard to know for sure with a pet if they are in tip-top shape! People get seriously connected to their pets. When your pet gives you extra snuggles and kisses because you’re feeling down, it’s easy to think that you would be able to sense the same things in them and be able to provide the proper care. Unfortunately, this is not always the case, and […]

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8 Ways to Embarrass Your Pets This Holiday Season

Christmas is right around the corner, but there is still time to embarrass your pets with holiday outfits and apparel. Follow the links below to purchase these adorable outfits and don’t forget that if you sign up for Amazon Smile and choose The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) as the organization to support, 0.5% of every purchase you make will be donated back to our shelter! That’s right, every single purchase! Gingerbread Pup What’s better […]

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Pet Gifts, Raffles, and Discount Codes

Pet gifts, raffles, and discount codes that are sure to make your holidays bright! There are only six Saturdays until Christmas! Check out these pet gifts, raffles, and discount codes. Plus, some cute pictures of dogs with Santa! Things to buy!  Haven’t sent your holiday greetings out yet? These cards featuring actual shelter pets from 2016 are the perfect solution!  A portion of each card you buy from HSSA’s Cafepress store is automatically donated to the Humane Society of […]

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Thanksgiving Dog Treats: Grateful Dean’s Thanksgiving Feast Meatballs

It’s November! It’s time to hit the grocery store and stock up for your Thanksgiving celebration. Did you know that you can include your dogs in the Thanksgiving fun? Scroll down to check out Thanksgiving Dog Treats: Grateful Dean’s Thanksgiving Feast Meatballs. Tested and approved by shelter dogs Dean and Betty! At The Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA) we are so thankful for your donations, because they help us care for homeless and forgotten pets […]

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DIY Day of the Dead Pet Altar

DIY Day of the Dead Pet Altar

As animal lovers we hold our pets so close to our hearts that many of us consider them to be part of our families. We promise to give them the love and care that they deserve throughout their lives, and we agree to inevitably feel the pain of losing them when their time comes. Check out how to honor your pet with this easy DIY Day of the Dead Pet Altar. Day of the Dead, […]

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Best Pet Halloween Costumes

Every year we see people go all out during Halloween with decorations, treats and costumes. And nothing makes us happier than including our four-legged friends in the fun! Buzzfeed put together this wonderful post that is sure to brighten your day and inspire you to get your pet’s Halloween costume ready! Check out the full list of Buzzfeed’s 57 Greatest Pet Costumes Ever here. Scroll down to see our favorites, and scroll even further to see what […]

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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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