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||Remembering Hunter Richardson
November 8 - 30, 2015
Hunter Richardson was killed by a drunk driver Thanksgiving weekend in 2009.
He lived in Suffolk and graduated from Nansemond-Suffolk Academy (2004) and
Virginia Tech (2008). In order to help honor his life and giving spirit,
his family asks that you consider donating to Suffolk Humane Society and the
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore.
Suffolk Humane is truly honored to be included in this memorial campaign
and would be gratious for any gifts made in Hunter's name.
For more information on the campaign, please view the flyer (PDF).
||Pictures & Cookies with Santa Paws
November 28, 2015
10am - 12pm
Santa Paws is coming to town, and his list includes everyone (including our furry best friends) who would
like a photo with this most famous and beloved celebrity! Suffolk Humane has booked an appearance by the
one and only Santa Paws for photos and hugs on Saturday, November 28 from 10am to 12 noon at Johnson's
Gardens, 3201 Holland Road in Suffolk. Not only will there be refreshments and photos with Santa Paws,
but there will be a drawing for a dog and cat gift baskets, as well as the opportunity to purchase
personalized Christmas ornaments!
Photographs by Laura Solomon can include animals, children, adults (truly the whole family) - whoever wants
a priceless holiday photo with Santa! Prices for photo packages start at just $20.
||Paws for the Arts Gala
February 6, 2016
Riverfront Hilton Garden Inn
Suffolk Humane Society is holding its third semi-formal "Paws for
the Arts" gala, sponsored by Suffolk Humane Society and Hilton
Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront on Saturday, February 6, 2016. This is
an event that will inspire both the art enthusiast as well as animal lovers.
More details will be available as the event gets closer, so stay tuned!
||Mutt Strut Dog Walk and Festival
May 1, 2016
The Suffolk Humane Society is hosting the 8th Annual Mutt Strut Dog
Walk & Festival. You can walk with your dog, in memory of a
beloved pet, or in honor of your cat! This year promises to be the
best yet. The event will include a pledge walk, police dog
demonstrations, pet health screenings, canine games and contests,
rescue groups, entertainment, food, vendors, and a silent auction.
This is a family-friendly event and we hope to see you there!