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What do you think...is KIRO 7 Pet of the Week Beatrice the long lost cousin of Spuds MacKenzie? kiro.tv/KIROpet2-27-15 ... See MoreSee Less

KIRO 7 Pet of the Week – Beatrice – 2-27-15

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About a year ago, Buckskin and Bad Betty Bootz went missing. While Ladawna and her husband could hear the little dogs' cries when walking their neighborhood, their pets remained lost. Fast forward several months later, and the microchipped pair wound up at the shelter. It wasn't long until Ladawna heard the good news, and she was reunited with the loves of her life on her birthday! It was hard indeed to tell who was happier - the birthday girl or the jumping dogs, making up for lost kisses! ... See MoreSee Less

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While former Featured Pet Dexter and his new family felt cupid's arrow earlier this week, there are many equally charming adult cats (7 months and up) and buns (all ages) looking for the ONE! Name your price (minimum $14) all day tomorrow to ensure that you meet your furry Valentine before our special ends! ... See MoreSee Less

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From her calm and quiet demeanor to her striking red and white coat, Featured Pet Phoenix is a special girl indeed. Add in a little training and some good long walks, and this Pointer mix will surely impress you. Do keep Phoenix away from cats, though, as this 7-year-old pup is a chaser! Come on down...your new best friend awaits! — #495013 ... See MoreSee Less

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It's simple, to advance the welfare of animals in Tacoma and Pierce County. As a local, independent 501(c)3 non-profit, we at The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County rely on donations to fund our organization’s vital programs. Visit us in person or check out our adoptable animals to find your family’s newest addition!

 Kathleen Olson, CAWA
Executive Director

Upcoming Events

  • Mar

    Adopt a Pit Bull or Pit Bull mix during the month of March, receive a rope toy & coupon for 15% off a Positive Approach dog training!

  • Mar

    We are looking for foster homes! Please join us for our March training, which will start promptly at 10 am.

  • Apr

    Want to become a Humane Society volunteer? Attending a volunteer orientation is your first step!


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Lost pets reunited with owners