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How to prepare your pets for a hurricane

Please check out this article in Sarasota Magazine with advice from our Executive Director, Rick Yocum. Click here to link to this informative article.

HSMC earned the 2022 Candid Seal of Transparency

We are excited to have earned the 2022 Platinum Seal of Transparency with Candid/Guidestar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. We provided the full story of our organization, in-depth financial information, and historical and current information about our strategies, goals, and mission-based programs. Your support of our work can be made with trust and … continuing reading

Be prepared for hurricane season

See the complete list of items you need to keep your pets safe during hurricane season. Rick Yocum’s Hurricane Article – May – June 2022

When the itching just won’t stop

New dermatology services work to cure common skin conditions and allergies in animals. Read all about it in the latest edition of Suncoast Pet magazine. Click here to see the article by Rick Yocum, Executive Director of HSMC.

Christopher Todd Communities Built By Taylor Morrison Invests in the Tampa MSA Honors the Humane Society of Manatee County During Groundbreaking

Click here to read this press release regarding a new partnership between the Humane Society of Manatee County and Christopher Todd Communities.

Find your best friend at a sleepover!

Find out how you can try out a new dog or cat with our sleepover program. Read the latest article from Suncoast Pet Magazine.

Proactive Approach to Animal Homelessness and Overpopulation

Read the latest from Suncoast Pet Magazine! Rick Yocum’s Article – November-December 2021

People and Animals Learning Together

Click here to read in Suncoast Pet Magazine’s Sept/Oct 2021 issue all about the innovative new behavioral training program for dogs and cats at HSMC!

HSMC receives $20K grant from Florida Animal Friends

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Florida Animal Friend, a non-profit organization dedicated to ending pet overpopulation, announced the 2021 recipients of their annual grant awards. This funding provides the opportunity for municipal and non-profit organizations to implement and/or continue no-cost and low-cost spay and neuter programs throughout Florida. Florida Animal Friend is pleased to … continuing reading

In Conversation With Rick Yocum of Humane Society of Manatee County

Check out this great article from SRQ Magazine about HSMC and other local non-profits. https://www.srqmagazine.com/srq-daily/2021-08-11/17520_In-Conversation-With-Rick-Yocum-of-Humane-Society-of-Manatee-County