May Pets of the Month: Layla and Maggie

LAYLA Update: Adopted! Layla’s foster family says she’s a super sweet, affectionate dog who enjoys walking in the park, playing ball, chilling at outdoor cafés, and going on car rides. … Continue

National Heartworm Awareness Month

Did you know that April is National Heartworm Awareness Month? Heartworm is a serious disease that can affect both dogs and cats. According to the American Heartworm Society, more than … Continue

April Pets of the Month: Harlem and Katy

HARLEM Harlem is an adventurous, playful pup who loves spending time with people of all ages and other dogs. His hobbies include cuddling, fetch, exploring the great outdoors, and sitting … Continue

JHS Competes – Pets Win!

In the fall of 2018, Maddie’s Fund announced a new contest for shelters. Titled the “Get ’em Home Challenge”, the idea was for each shelter to come up with the … Continue

Won’t You Be Our Paw Partner?

Do you own a local business? Want to support the Jacksonville Humane Society’s mission year-round and help us lead the no-kill movement in Florida? If so, we’d love for you … Continue

Support JHS and Win Prizes at Mutt March

Mutt March – northeast Florida’s largest dog walk and festival – will be here before we know it! We hope to see you and your pup on Saturday, April 13, … Continue

March Pets of the Month: Harold + Tommy and Johnny

HAROLD Who’s a good boy? Harold’s a good boy! Harold’s foster parents describe him as “a very social pup who enjoys cuddling and playing.” This sweet, loving boy is good … Continue

February Pets of the Month: Ricky + Cat Cat

RICKY Update: Adopted! Ricky has been in the shelter system for nearly 300 days. If he looks familiar, it may be because you’ve spotted him around town on some Clear … Continue

March for JHS and the Homeless Animals of Jacksonville

Registration is now open for Mutt March, northeast Florida’s largest pet walk and festival! All proceeds from Mutt March will benefit the more than 8,000 pets we care for each … Continue

Silent Night Success Stories

Silent Night – an initiative in which people give shelter pets a temporary home for the Christmas holiday – has been a beloved holiday tradition at the Jacksonville Humane Society … Continue