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7 Ways to Transition New Pets into the Home

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 14:10 -- shsshs

The holiday season is a time of year where shelters everywhere experience many “gift adoptions.” While the thought of surprising your loved ones with a long anticipated furry friend might be heartwarming, many of these gift adoptions don’t work out. Why? Because many gift adoptions are impulsive. They can also be forced – where potential adopters feel pressured to pick any cute animal just to put him or her under the tree.


Leading Teens One Paw at a Time

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 13:11 -- shsshs

“If we are to reach [the] world… we shall have to begin with children.” — Mahatma Gandhi

At Seattle Humane, we recognize the importance of fostering and nurturing our community's youth with lifelong skills. Leadership, advocacy, and compassion are just some of the skills we are looking to support in our youth. That's why we are excited to unveil our new program geared to young teens 12-17 years old, Teens for Animals!

Top 5 Reasons Why Senior Pets are Awesome

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 15:03 -- shsshs

Here at Seattle Humane, it's no secret that our senior pets are hidden gems. Often overlooked by potential adopters, senior furry babies are given the short stick because of misconceptions. But have no fear! We are here to shatter those misconceptions, and spread the word on why senior pets are simply awesome.


Happy HOWLidays!

Thu, 12/10/2015 - 13:09 -- shsshs

Happy HOWLidays from Seattle Humane! This time of the year can get super busy for everyone, so we wanted to make sure you had a one-stop spot for every animal lover in your family -- including your furry friend.

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Well Hello There!

Chunk and his new brother Kernel are getting along greatly now. They love to play! Chunk is a love bug and wants cuddles all the time, which I just adore. 

Chunk & Kernel's New Family