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Keep Fleas And Ticks Away From Your Dog And Cat This Winter
Keep Fleas And Ticks Away From Your Dog And Cat This Winter Mon, Nov 16, 2020 Fleas and ticks are two of the most common pet care issues in America, warns the ASPCA, and much of the problem lies in the fact that people don’t treat their pets against these critters all year round. Both can cause a host of issues that can seriou... Read More
By Jane Williams

Wings And Fins: Your Guide To The Humane Care Of Fish And Birds
Wings And Fins: Your Guide To The Humane Care Of Fish And Birds Tue, Apr 21, 2020 68% of households in the United States owned some type of pet in 2016, with dogs and cats being some of the top choices. However, for those who prefer pet companionship that requires less maintenance than a dog or cat, then a fish or bird can make a ... Read More
By Jane Williams

Facts about The Top 8 Most Adopted Dog Breeds   
Facts about The Top 8 Most Adopted Dog Breeds    Wed, Apr 15, 2020 A dog’s breed is a big factor that people take into account when adopting from a shelter. For example, did you know that smaller dogs are more likely to be adopted than bigger dogs? Or that expensive dog breeds are likely to be brought home since the... Read More
By Kristina Marshall for Halifax Humane Society

Coronavirus and the impact on HHS
Coronavirus and the impact on HHS Fri, Mar 20, 2020 I hope this notice finds you and yours in good health and managing the difficult times that have come with this pandemic. At HHS we are being proactive in taking steps to protect our staff, volunteers and of course, our pets. We are monitoring State ... Read More
By Miguel Abi-Hassan

Coronavirus and your pets
Coronavirus and your pets Fri, Mar 13, 2020 When there is a subject so present on everyone's mind, it’s all that people want to talk about so fine, let’s talk about it. Below is some information I found on the University of Florida and CDC websites regarding the coronavirus and animals. The... Read More

HALIFAX HUMANE SOCIETY EARNS COVETED 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR
HALIFAX HUMANE SOCIETY EARNS COVETED 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR Tue, Mar 03, 2020 Halifax Humane Society's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the 4th time that Halifax Humane Societ... Read More

Find A Furry Companion During PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend at PetSmart ISB Store with Animals from Halifax Humane Society
Find A Furry Companion During PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend at PetSmart ISB Store with Animals from Halifax Humane Society Mon, Mar 02, 2020 First of Four 2020 Adoption Events Kicks off Feb. 28 – Mar. 1 in PetSmart® Stores Across North America PHOENIX – FEB. 21, 2020 – With warmer temperatures approaching, it’s the perfect time to find a four-legged companion to get outside and keep acti... Read More

Fido Meet Whiskers: How To Introduce Your New Dog To Your Pets
Fido Meet Whiskers: How To Introduce Your New Dog To Your Pets Mon, Feb 17, 2020 Around 1.6 million dogs are adopted from shelters across the U.S. each year. If you are ready to add a new dog to your household, how you introduce your new pup to the rest of your animals is crucial to ensuring everyone can live in harmony together.... Read More
By Jane Williams

Is Your Home Ready for an Aging Dog?
Is Your Home Ready for an Aging Dog? Tue, Oct 15, 2019 A puppy of 1-year of age or less, spends an average of just 24 days in an animal shelter before finding its forever home. Adult dogs typically spend 42 days there, whereas aging hounds or 'senior dogs' can spend over 6-months waiting to find a new ow... Read More
By Jane Williams

Protecting Your Pet Pooch From Skin Allergies
Protecting Your Pet Pooch From Skin Allergies Thu, Sep 19, 2019 10% of the nation’s pet pooches have an allergy, according to assistant professor of dermatology, Sandra Diaz. Skin allergies are one of the most common types of allergies veterinarians see in dogs, however, determining the cause of the intense itchi... Read More
By Jane Williams

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