Every Lost Pet Deserves To Be Found 

June is National Microchipping Month! Microchipping is an easy, safe and effective way to make sure your furry friend always makes their way back home to you. Christina, Interim Head of Shelter Care, shares a little more about the importance of chipping your pet.  What is a microchip?   A microchip is a small pet… Read more

Midwinter Break Boredom Busters for Kids

Need some activities to keep your young animal enthusiasts occupied and learning? We have three easy ideas you can try right now! 1. Make fun toys for the pets in your life. Pets and humans need enrichment in their lives to stay healthy and toys are a great solution to keep both occupied! There are… Read more

Planned Giving 101: IRA Charitable Rollovers

Are you 70 1/2 years young and have to make a Required Minimum Distribution from your IRA before December 31? Do you want to take advantage of an easy tax-free way to support Seattle Humane’s work and help animals like Ernie find new families during this special time of year? It’s important to start the… Read more

Planned Giving 101: Estate Planning

When it comes to estate planning, many folks are deterred from doing so because of the anticipated cost of retaining an attorney to provide advice and draft documents. However, basic estate planning may not cost as much as you think. To prepare estate plans, a lawyer may charge a flat fee between $300 and $1,200,… Read more

Hurricane Pets: Where are they now?

Hurricanes strike far from the West Coast, but in the animal welfare community, the effects are felt everywhere. Seattle Humane remains a dedicated player in national recovery efforts. By October of 2017, Seattle Humane took in hundreds of pets in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Thanks to your generosity, all of these… Read more

Sweetheart Sunday – Poppy

It’s Sweetheart Sunday. Please meet Poppy, a 3-year-old purebred American Bulldog!  Poppy is just the sweetest, gentlest girl you’ll ever meet.     Poppy has incredible manners. Watch her take treats oh-so-gently from my hand.     She has irresistible eyes that will melt hearts. She’ll look up at you adoringly when you show her some… Read more

Introducing Sweetheart Sunday!

Happy Sunday fellow animal lovers! Today, we are launching an excited weekly post called Sweetheart Sundays where we feature a pet who is still waiting for his or her furr-ific home! Our first Sweetheart Sunday is true to her title. Introducing the biggest love bug in the world, Rosalie! Her name isn’t the only thing that’s pretty about… Read more

Back to School!

If summer is still on your mind and you haven’t quite finished all of your back to school shopping yet, we’ve got some things for you to keep in mind. Did you know you can help support Seattle Humane with your back to school shopping? Below are several ways to help the animals by simply… Read more

Happy Families Friday!

As some of you may know, Families Friday started out on our Facebook page where everyone got to share all of their happy adoption stories. We’ve received an overwhelming amount of great stories and wanted to be able to compile them all in one area for everyone to enjoy — so here you go! Read… Read more