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Cristie Schoen Remembered as Dog Lover, Leaves Legacy to Help Homeless Pets in Her Home Community
In the wake of her tragic death, family and friends of Gulf Coast native and Food Network Star contestant, Cristie Schoen, are seeking to honor her memory as an animal lover through donations to the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.)
Anonymous Donors Pay Adoption Fees of Lonely Hearts Animals
If you are looking to adopt a furry friend, you could adopt one for free. Video Video
HSSM Gives Away Monster Jam Tickets for Cat Litter
If you had extra kitty litter around the house you could have used it for a free Monster Jam ticket Thursday. Video Video
Puppies Abandoned at HSSM Find Foster Homes
Seven yellow lab puppies have found foster homes after being left on the front steps of the Humane Society of South Mississippi. Video Video
Color Dash 5K Returns to the Coast to Benefit Homeless Pets
The Color Dash, “The World’s Brightest 5K” is returning to the Mississippi Gulf Coast for its second year to raise much needed funds for the Humane Society of South Mississippi’s lifesaving programs.
H.S.S.M. Finds Foster Homes for 7 Abandoned Puppies
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) has had an overwhelming response after a box of seven lab mix puppies was abandoned on the front door step earlier this week. Video Video
H.S.S.M.’s Bow Wow Meow Boutique Presents Its 6th Annual Holiday Open House
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.)’s Bow Wow Meow Boutique will be hosting its 6th Annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 14th from 12-4 p.m.
H.S.S.M. to Host “H&R Bark: Tails Incentive Program” Half-Off Adoption Fees
This tax season, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) wants to put Gulf Coast community members’ tax returns to good use.
Make a New Year’s Resolution to Neuter Your Male Dog or Cat During H.S.S.M.’s “Happy Neuter Year” Campaign
Sponsored by PetSmart Charities®, “Happy Neuter Year” provides $20 neuter surgeries for male dogs and cats.
H.S.S.M. Receives Big Donation from Spherion Staffing
Spherion presented a $1,000 check to H.S.S.M. as part of the company's national Community Give Back Program. Video Video
Box of 7 Puppies Left on Humane Society's Doorstep
Tuesday morning, the Humane Society of South Mississippi found an abandoned box of yellow lab mix puppies on their doorstep. Video Video
Humane Society Receives Grant to Improve Love Train Program
Wednesday, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) received a large check to improve one of its programs. Video Video
Humane Society of South Mississippi to Offer Black Friday Specials
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) is offering two great opportunities for Black Friday shoppers.
H.S.S.M. Urges Choosing Adoption as Your First Option with “Fa-La-La Fee-Waived Wednesdays” Throughout December
Every Wednesday in December from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will host “Fa-La-La Fee-Waived Wednesday,” during which adoption fees will be waived on adoptable pets in H.S.S.M.’s care.
39 of 123 Puppy Mill Dogs Adopted from Humane Society
They had a rough start in life, but on Friday, more than 100 dogs rescued from a north Mississippi puppy mill got a new lease on life. Video Video
123 Dogs Examined at H.S.S.M. After Puppy Mill Rescue
One hundred and twenty three dogs are finding hope in Gulfport after being rescued by the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) Wednesday night from two suspected puppy mills in Alcorn County. Video Video
H.S.S.M. Says Goodbye to Executive Director Tara High
After serving the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) as Executive Director for nearly 10 years, Tara High is headed to Atlanta to save the lives of even more homeless pets.
Humane Society of South Mississippi to Highlight Adult Dogs & Cats with $25 Adoptions
As children across the Coast head back to school and schedules get more hectic, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) aims to find homes for more adult dogs and cats who require less time and attention from their new owners.
123 Dogs Rescued from Two Alcorn Co., MS Puppy Mills to Receive Care from H.S.S.M.
One hundred and twenty three small-breed dogs rescued from deplorable conditions at two Alcorn County, Mississippi puppy mills will receive a new “leash” on life with help from the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.)
Humane Society Holds Annual Rock-n-Rollover Event
To continue providing support to animals across the state, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) is hosting their annual Rock-n-Rollover event. Video Video
Humane Society of South Mississippi to Open Second Thrift Store Location
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) has seen great success in raising funds through its original Thrift Store located inside the organization’s Gulfport facility—and hopes to duplicate this success and raise even more funds for the care of homeless pets through an additional Thrift Store location, dubbed “The Barking Basement.”
Adoption Date & Details Set for Dogs Rescued from North Mississippi Puppy Mills
Last week the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) participated in the rescue of 123 small-breed dogs from some of the most deplorable conditions officials have ever seen at two North Mississippi Puppy Mills.
New S.A.F.E Project Helps Abused Animals & Families
The Gulf Coast Women’s Center for Nonviolence and the Humane Society of South Mississippi revealed a new collaborative effort called S.A.F.E - Saving Animals and Families Everyday.
“Pick” Your Savings at H.S.S.M.’s “Pumpkin Patch” This October
All October long, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) is carving down adoption fees for lucky new pet parents.
Humane Society of South Mississippi Teams Up with Feed My Sheep
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) is teaming up with local nonprofit Feed My Sheep through its fourth annual food and adoption drive entitled “Helping Homeless People. Helping Homeless Pets.”
Stray Animals Once Again to be Brought to H.S.S.M.
After lengthy negotiations, the City of Gulfport and the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) have finally reached an agreement regarding the care of stray animals within city limits. Video Video
“Fall in Love” with the Purr-Fect Pet at the Humane Society of South Mississippi
Over the next week (September 22nd-27th), the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will offer “Pick Your Purr-ice” adoptions on all available cats, kittens, and “Lonely Heart” dogs in their care.
H.S.S.M. Holds Special Adoption Events
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) has partnered up with Floor Trader and is asking for your help. Video Video
H.S.S.M. to Offer Low-Cost Vaccination & Spay/Neuter Package for “Pitties & Kitties”
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will offer $25 spay/neuter and basic vaccinations during August and September as part of their “Pitties and Kitties” program this Fall.
H.S.S.M. Opens New Thrift Store, the Barking Basement
The Humane Society of South Mississippi has officially opened its new thrift store in Jackson County. Video Video
Residents Grow Frustrated w/ Humane Society-City Stalemate
The Humane Society of South Mississippi is still trying to reach a financial agreement with the City of Gulfport. Video Video
Humane Society & Gulfport PD at Odds About Stray Animals
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) and the Gulfport Police Department are still at odds about who should be responsible for the stray animals in the city. Video Video
H.S.S.M. to Celebrate “National Mutts Day” with $25 Adoptions & Shelter Store Discounts
National Mutts Day is July 31st of each year—to celebrate, the Humane Society of South Mississippi will offer discounted adoption fees on all Mixed Breed pets in the shelter, as well as a “Strut Your Mutt” sale in its BowWow Meow retail store, with 25% off all pet clothing and a Thrift Store sale with 25% off all items in H.S.S.M.’s on-site Thrift Store.
Humane Society & P.A.W.S. Still at Odds
The debate continues between the Gulfport Police Department and the Humane Society of South Mississippi over who should care for stray animals. Video Video
H.S.S.M. & P.A.W.S. to Meet to Discuss Funding
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) and the City of Gulfport will meet next week to try to make an agreement about funding. Video Video
Humane Society of South Mississippi Will Continue Accepting Owner Surrendered Animals, Working for the Betterment of South Mississippi’s Pets
The mission of the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) is to save and enhance the lives of pets through cooperative and innovative approaches to adoption, spay/neuter, sheltering, and community engagement.
Gulfport PD Opens New Animal Welfare Shelter
Lost and stray dogs won't be going to the pound anymore. Video Video
H.S.S.M. to Host “Four Hours for FREEdom” Pop-Up Adoption Event, Urges Pet Owners to Prepare Pets for 4th of July
On Saturday, July 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. only, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will host a pop-up adoption event, entitled “Four Hours for FREEdom,” during which adoption fees will be waived* on the adoptable pets in H.S.S.M.’s care.
Humane Society of South Mississippi to Feature $10 Adoptions During “Summer Adoption Blowout”
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will host a “Super Adoption Blowout” on Saturday, May 31st, featuring $10 adoptions from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at their Gulfport facility.
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