Celebrating our Vet Techs

We are lucky to have a team of dedicated veterinary technicians to help our animals stay healthy. Each one has an undeniable passion for animal welfare, and we see it in the work they do each day. In light of National Veterinary Technician Week, join us in thanking them for their hard work and commitment… Read more

Celebrating a Special Event? Start a Facebook Fundraiser!

Do you have a birthday this month? 🥳 Start a Facebook fundraiser for Seattle Humane to help save the lives of animals! A birthday fundraiser is a great way to encourage your friends and family to donate in lieu of a gift. Seattle Humane helps place more than 7,000 pets each year, but we couldn’t… Read more

It’s Spay Day

Seattle Humane and South County Cats are teaming up for a FREE spay and neuter day (cats-only) for income-qualified households on October 29! We’re also offering complimentary vaccinations, microchipping, nail trimmings and e-collars for feline friends. Space is limited! Call (425) 649-7560 or visit online to confirm your appointment. To see if you quality, or… Read more

Two Young Animal Advocates Fighting to Stop Puppy and Kitten Mills

As many of you know, every year, millions of puppies and kittens are inhumanely bred in mills across the United States. Many of them are neglected and die from inhumane conditions, but two young Washington State animal welfare advocates, Novia Liu and Ava Finn, are committed to change that. In 2018, California and Maryland both… Read more

Host a Workplace Giving Event with Seattle Humane

Did you know you can host a workplace giving event for Seattle Humane? Invite us to give a presentation at your workplace! We can share important information about our mission and how your donations can help us save the lives of more than 7,000 animals this year. Your donations can often be doubled (or tripled)… Read more

Leaving a Legacy: Carol and Eric

Growing up with pets all their lives, Carol Anderson and Eric Botterbusch can’t imagine living in a home without furry companions. Their love for pets inspired their commitment to organizations that promote animal welfare. Carol and Eric’s involvement with Seattle Humane first began when they attended “Walk for the Animals” with their adopted rescue dog,… Read more

Stories proving dogs are smarter than you think they are

By Deinah Storm Dogs are among the smartest creatures to walk this earth. In fact, many of them have intelligent moments so amazing that it would leave you with your mouth hanging wide open. Just take a look at the five stories below and see for yourself. SABRI: Behind Enemy Lines Trained to detect IEDs… Read more

6 Tips for a Pet-Friendly Valentine’s Day

Warm up during this winter freeze with extra love Brrr…it’s cold out there! Warm your heart and home by showing your furry housemates just how much you love them. With their overflowing affection and snuggles, pets make the best Valentines. Who deserves to be spoiled more than our devoted furry companions? Here are six ways… Read more

2019 Pet Food Bank update

When times are tough, here’s how we can help When people suffer, pets do too. That’s why Seattle Humane collects, packages and distributes between 16,000 to 18,000 pounds of pet food every month through the Pet Food Bank. The Pet Food Bank serves more than 2,000 families at dozens of pick-up locations throughout King County.… Read more