Red, available for adoption in Port St. Lucie

October 2022 Dog of the Month

Hi, I’m Red! I am a 3-year-old Hound Mix. I love all toys, but especially Nyla Bones. My original owner got very sick and could no longer care for me, so I was taken in by the Humane Society of St. Lucie County. Despite, my young age, I am quite the couch potato. I am the perfect mix, lazy, but slightly playful.

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September 2022 Dog of the Month

So Mischief is a special boy. Not many people ask to meet him because he barks when you walk by his kennel. However, outside of his kennel he is completely different. He would sit in your lap if he could. Mischief absolutely LOVES water. The hose, the pool, a bowl, anything with water he is obsessed with. He would prefer to be your one and only. He knows his basic commands as well.

Safely Introduce Your Rescue Dog to Your Newborn Baby

How to Safely Introduce Your Dog to Your Newborn

Bringing home a newborn baby is a whole new adventure for you and your family. There will be so many “firsts” in the years to come and lots of people waiting to meet your little one. But what about your dog meeting the baby for the first time? Introducing your dog to your newborn is a careful process that can start a beautiful lifelong bond. Here are some suggestions on how to navigate this first meeting, making it safe for you, your baby, and your pup.

August 2022 Dog of the Month

Diamond is a 12 year old American Staffordshire Terrier Mix. She loves all toys but especially anything that squeaks. Her original family had to move and couldn’t take her with them so she ended up at our animal shelter and has been with us for almost the past year. Diamond likes to explore and her favorite thing is butt scratches. She is the perfect mix, cuddly, lazy, and slightly playful.

Pet Fire Safety

Pet Fire Safety

According to the American Humane organization, each year, more than 500,000 pets are affected by house fires, with 1,000 house fires started by pets each year. It is important to remember your pets when considering your fire preparedness plan. Here are some tips to ensure your pet’s safety!