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  •     Hannah
    Hannah
    Our featured pet is Hannah, a 7-year-old female long-haired cat who wants to be your one & only. She's sweet & docile with people but doesn’t enjoy fellow four legged animals. Her quirky personality blossoms once she overcomes her shyness. Her adoption fee is $75, which includes spay, vaccines, and microchip.
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Events

Feb 11th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Humane Lobby Day Info Meeting

Cindy Sanders, Shelby County's district representative with the Humane Society of the United States, will talk to us about what Humane Lobby Day is, what to expect on Lobby Day, what to wear, how to conduct yourself, etc. No RSVP necessary.

Humane Lobby Day will be held in March in Nashville. Humane Lobby Day is a scheduled day where animal advocates from all over the state go to the Capitol to speak to their representatives about several pre-selected animal welfare bills and ask for...
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Feb 14th, 12:00am - 12:00am
MVS Kiss a Pig Contest

kiss-a-pigVisit Memphis Veterinary Specialists at 555 Trinity Creek Cove to "vote" for which doctor you want to KISS a PIG! The front desk has containers with each doctor's name, and the doctor with the most money in his container on Valentine's Day will be the pig-kisser.

(Note: the pig to be kissed is a pet pig!)

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Mar 12th, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Fido Fashion Show at Southern Women's Show

Join us at the Southern Women's Show to watch the Fido Fashion Show, which features both adoptable dogs from HSMSC as well as dogs who already have their forever homes. 

Entrance to the Southern Women's Show is $10 at the door.

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Apr 22nd, 12:00am - 12:00am
36-Hour Mega Adoptathon

2014 adoptathon logoIf you are looking to add a pet to your family, do not miss our 5th Annual 36-Hour Mega Adoptathon! 

Hours and adoption fees TBA.

On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mega Adoptathon “shoppers” can choose from many different local rescue groups and shelters from which to adopt. Each group has its own adoption polici...
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Apr 22nd, 12:00am - 12:00am
36-Hour Mega Adoptathon

2014 adoptathon logoIf you are looking to add a pet to your family, do not miss our 5th Annual 36-Hour Mega Adoptathon! 

Hours and adoption fees TBA.

On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mega Adoptathon “shoppers” can choose from many different local rescue groups and shelters from which to adopt. Each group has its own adoption polici...
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Aug 20th, 12:00am - 12:00am
Paw Prints Party

Join us for the 2015 Paw Prints Party at the Racquet Club of Memphis!

Our guests will enjoy an open bar, seated dinner, passed hors d'oeuvres, fabulous silent and live auctions, wine pull, live music, and of course some furry friends!

Tickets will be available in the spring, for $150 per person or $1,250 per table of 10.

If you're interested in donating an item for the auction or wine for the wine pull, pleas...
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Oct 15th, 9:00am
The Fast & The Furriest 5K Run/Walk

SteveWillis-20131019-0130Save the date for our 8th Annual Fast & The Furriest 5K Run/Walk, one of the only 5Ks in town where dogs are not only welcome, but we actually award the fastest (and furriest) dogs! 

Registration will open in the spring.

 

 

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Dec 10th, 12:00am - 12:00am
Deck the Paws - Photos with Santa

For one magical Saturday, The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County will transform into a pet-friendly winter wonderland. Santa will be on hand for photos with pets, kids, and of course adults too!

More details to come.

 

 

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Featured News

You may have heard that Tennessee is the first state to have an animal abuse registry, and that it went into effect January 1. Here's more from Local Memphis, including an interview from HSMSC, on what is involved in this registry.

Video: http://www.localmemphis.com/news/local-news/tennessee-first-state-to-have-animal-abuse-registry

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It's time to re-enroll in Kroger Community Rewards!

Hopefully you've already been earning money for HSMSC every time you use your Kroger Plus card on groceries or gas using their Community Rewards Program! If you have, it's time to re-enroll, and if you haven't, now is a great time to sign up! Kroger resets customers on January 1, so if you still want ...

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