Celebrate Adopt-A-Thons

Suffolk, Virginia- April 10, 2018- Suffolk Humane Society will partner with Suffolk Animal Care Center and sponsor several "Celebrate Spring" adopt-a-thons at Chesapeake Square PetSmart, 4300 Portsmouth Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23321 on Saturday April 14, May 19th and June 23rd, and the North Suffolk PetSmart 6243 College Drive, Suffolk, VA 23435 on Sunday April 15, May 20 and June 24th. All events are from 12 noon to 3 pm.

Winter Warm Furries Adopt-a-thons

Suffolk Humane and Suffolk Animal Care Center Host Winter Warm Furries Adopt-a-thons

Suffolk, Virginia-January 16, 2018 - Suffolk Humane and Suffolk Animal Care are sponsoring several adopt-a-thons to give people a chance to find that perfect warm furry best friend to cuddle with during the cold weather. Whether their ideal warm furry purrs or wags a tail, one is sure to be found at one of the six scheduled events this winter.

Fall 2017 Adopt-A-Thons

Suffolk, Virginia-October 10, 1917 - It's the time of year when we give thanks for all our blessings, and for many people, those blessings include our furry best friends. There are so many wonderful pets who hope that you might want to add them to your list of blessings at one of the October, November and December adopt-a-thons sponsored by the Suffolk Humane Society and Suffolk Animal Care Center. The Petsmart Charities Adoption Center at the Chesapeake Square Petsmart store, 4300 Portsmouth Blvd., Chesapeake, VA 23321 will host an adopt-a-thon on Oct. 14th, Nov. 11th and Dec.

Suffolk Humane Hosts Pet Pantry

Suffolk, Virginia-September 23, 2017 –In these challenging economic times, many people are finding it hard to feed their families, including their four-legged family members. To help these families and their pets, Suffolk Humane is hosting a pet pantry at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm on Saturday, September 23 for the first time at their new location, 412 Kings Fork Rd., Suffolk, VA. SHS members will provide food and other pet items to individuals as long as supplies last during those hours, first come, first served.

2016 Summer Adopt-A-Thons

Suffolk, Virginia-July 4, 2016 - Summer's in full swing, and there are lots of warm days ahead to enjoy walking your dog or staying cool inside cuddling with a kitty. Suffolk Humane Society and Suffolk Animal Care Center will sponsor several adopt-a-thons during these warm weather months and hope people will find a new best friend to create new memories with.

Unchain Your Dog

When dogs are kept continuously chained, they become neurotic, unhappy, anxious, and often aggressive. In addition, chaining is a threat to the safety of the dog, other animals, and humans - particularly children. Furthermore, chaining a dog continuously is inhumane.

Unique Treasures at Paws for the Arts

Unique Treasures at 2016 Paws for the Arts: Cancer Survivor’s Hobby Turns Children’s Toys to 3-D Art. Suffolk, VA -January 16, 2016 - Wonderful treasures will abound at the third annual Paws for the Arts, hosted by the Suffolk Humane Society and Hilton Garden Inn Riverfront on Saturday, February 7 2016 from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront, 100 E. Constance Rd, Suffolk. Tickets are on sale now for $50 and can be purchased at Mike Duman Auto Sales, 2300 Godwin Blvd, Suffolk, and at the Suffolk Humane Society office, 4300 Nansemond Parkway, Suffolk and online at suffolkhumanesociety.com. This semi-formal event will feature heavy hors d’oeurves, wine and cash bars, a silent auction, a live auction, and musical entertainment by local artists. One of the unique items available this year is a lovingly restored, handcrafted three-dimensional art piece that formerly enjoyed life as a child’s toy horse barn.