10 Things You’d Never Guess An Animal Shelter Needs

Who doesn’t love a good donation drive? There’s nothing better than going to the store and shopping for someone other than yourself – especially when it’s puppies and kittens! Animal … Continue

Hurricane Irma

As many of you saw on social media yesterday, Clay County Animal Care & Control flooded after Hurricane Irma. Their dedicated staff worked tirelessly to save every animal – some of them … Continue

Be A Storm Trooper

Jacksonville Humane Society Storm Trooper Program – May the Fur Be with You! NOTE: We have activated the Storm Trooper program for Hurricane Irma, 9/8/2017. We need families willing to take … Continue

Pet Disaster Preparedness

  In case of an emergency, being prepared is always the safest bet! Here’s a check list of items that you can include in your disaster kit for your pets: … Continue

Paw & Order – Kitten P.I. Program wins $5,000 From Petco and Jackson Galaxy

They’re cute. They’re cuddly. They’re everywhere. They’re KITTENS! Those familiar with animal welfare know the phrase “Kitten Season” all too well. It’s the time of year when kittens are born … Continue

15 Reasons Why

There’s no denying that we live in a world full of pets. Whether you’re a cat enthusiast or a proud dog mom or dad—America loves our pets. According to The … Continue

4 Pet Safety Tips for July 4th

Oh say can you see …  There’s nothing quite like a July 4th celebration. Barbecue, cold drinks, friends, family and of course – fireworks! Celebrating America’s independence can pose dangers … Continue

From Peanut Butter to Reese – A Shy Dog’s Journey!

Peanut Butter—a timid mixed breed with a brindle coat, came to the Jacksonville Humane Society from another shelter. When he arrived he was very anxious in his new surroundings. He had … Continue

Jaguars’ Malik Jackson Pays Adoption Fee for 181 Pets

Jacksonville, FL – This past weekend (5/6 & 5/7) 181 pets found loving homes thanks to the generosity of Malik Jackson of the Jacksonville Jaguars’ foundation, Malik’s Gifts, and PetSmart Charities.  … Continue


Sunny days are coming and it’s time to put on your flip flops and hit the beach! Heat and pets, however, don’t always mix. Here are 7 simple steps you … Continue