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Meet the Humane Education Mascots
May 03 2022

Meet the Humane Education Mascots

Shelter Shelby (left), Humane Henry (middle left), Foster Freddy (middle right), Happy Hannah (right) Meet the newest additions to our team – Happy Hannah, Humane…
Shelter Volunteers Make an Impact
Apr 19 2022

Shelter Volunteers Make an Impact

Behind every animal on their adoption day is a volunteer who helped make it happen. We are thankful for the many volunteers who care for…
KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Rolo 1
Apr 08 2022

KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Rolo

Rolo cherishes his daily walks and adventures with the shelter staff and volunteers. He’s gone on walks around Tacoma and even local beach trips. He…
KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Loki
Apr 01 2022

KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Loki

UPDATE: Loki has been adopted! Loki likes to dip his paws in slowly before jumping into anything too quickly. New places and people can be…
Top 10 Kitten Stories 3
Mar 31 2022

Top 10 Lifesaving Kitten Stories

Every year, the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County sees hundreds of kittens come through its doors in need of care. In 2021, the…
KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Annie
Mar 25 2022

KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Annie

Once Annie warms up to you, you will quickly become her favorite person in the world and she’ll enjoy cuddling up to you while basking…
Kitten Season 101 2
Mar 17 2022

Preparing for Kitten Season

Spring showers don’t just rain cats and dogs – it also rains kittens! Lots of kittens. March marks the start of kitten season. As the…
Volunteer Spotlight: Lynn Williams 2
Mar 17 2022

Volunteer Spotlight: Linda Kurjah

Linda holding two foster kittens. Meet Linda Kurjah! Linda has been volunteering at the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County for 7 years. She…
Meet Piper 1
Mar 17 2022

Meet Regina, Gretchen, and Karen

Regina (left), Gretchen (middle), Karen (right) Unlike their movie star counterparts, these sweet Guinea pigs are very friendly and won’t make you wear pink on…
Home 6
Mar 02 2022

KING 5 Pet Rescue of the Week: Rosco

Rosco is an incredibly sweet pup and loves to get pets, scratches, and lots of belly rubs. He is a goofball who will always keep…

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