News

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…
Staff Spotlight: Christy Thomson
Feb 25 2022

Staff Spotlight: Christy Thomson

Meet Community Services Manager, Christy Thomson! Christy recently joined the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County team. She helps Make Happy Happen every day…
You Made it Possible: 19 neglected dogs
Feb 22 2022

You Made it Possible: 19 neglected dogs

At the end of December,¬†19 neglected dogs¬†arrived at the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County after fighting for their lives in the snow and…
Choosing the Right Pet
Feb 08 2022

Choosing the Right Pet

A pet can enrich your life in many ways and are often an important part of family life. Choosing the right pet is essential to…
meet dakota
Jan 27 2022

Meet Dakota

Dakota (A562286) can’t wait to find his forever home! Dakota was one of the 19 neglected dogs that were brought to the shelter during the…
volunteer spotlight: lynn williams
Jan 27 2022

Volunteer Spotlight: Lynn Williams

Meet Lynn Williams! Lynn has been volunteering at the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County for 4 years. Between answering phones and helping out…
You Made it Possible: 3 Parvo Puppies
Jan 27 2022

You Made it Possible: 3 Parvo Puppies

Back in November, seven puppies were found huddled together next to traffic in South Tacoma. Thankfully, they were saved by a kind human, who brought…
meet cocoa puff
Dec 16 2021

Meet Cocoa Puff

Cocoa Puff (A559131) can’t wait to find her forever home!Cocoa Puff arrived at the shelter in rough shape after living in a dirty kennel for…
staff spotlight: Charthy Irvin 2
Dec 16 2021

Staff Spotlight: Charthy Irvin

Meet Adoption Services Lead, Charthy Irvin! Charthy has been with the Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County for over 24 years. She helps Make…

News Stories

Check out the shelter’s press releases for more stories.

Media Contact