Preparing for Hurricanes with Pets

Here in Florida, hurricanes can seem commonplace.  There’s a temptation to take them lightly.  But it’s worth remembering that they are unpredictable forces of nature that command respect. When Hurricane … Continue

Preparing Your Pet for Your Return to Work

Right now, you are probably spending more time with your pets than ever before. Not that we mind, since pet parents working remotely is like finding your favorite treat hidden … Continue

We Belong Together

In the wake of COVID-19, it’s easy to focus on the negative. The bad news on your news feed, the tragic updates on your tv screen … it can be … Continue

5 Toilet Paper Tube Crafts for Pets

Toilet paper has become a pretty hot commodity over the last several weeks, but did you know the cardboard tubes inside each roll can be just as useful as the … Continue

March Pets of the Month: Sprinkles and Bowser

SPRINKLES Update: Adopted! Sprinkles is a sweet, easygoing girl who loves making new friends, long walks, and even longer naps. If you’ve been searching for a furry big spoon who won’t … Continue

Jax Professionals Enjoy Paw Partner Lunch & Learn

On Thursday, February 28, we held our first of two Paw Partner Lunch and Learn events planned for 2020. This free event included lunch and networking opportunities for business professionals … Continue

Register for Mutt March 2020

Mutt March, Jacksonville’s largest dog walk and pet festival, is coming soon. Register to walk on April 11, 2020 at the Jacksonville Humane Society. JHS can’t wait to see you … Continue

Jackpot’s Shelter Staycation Story

Can’t adopt, but looking to spend some time with a JHS pup? Join the JHS foster family by taking a dog on a “Shelter Staycation.” Anyone 18+ can fill out … Continue

Another Pawsitive Planning Lunch & Learn in the Books!

On Tuesday, February 25, JHS held our first Pawsitive Planning Lunch and Learn event of 2020. This free event, sponsored by Cypress Trust Company, was open to anyone interested in … Continue

February Pets of the Month: Frita and Prince William

FRITA Frita is a sweet, easygoing girl who loves going on adventures and snuggling with her favorite people. Frita has been at JHS since October and would love to find … Continue