We are celebrating the 10th year of Silent Night, the beloved community tradition of fostering a shelter pet in your home for the holidays! This year, both Jacksonville shelters are participating and we need your help to make it a silent night in the kennels. What makes Silent Night so special? For shelter staff, seeing...
JHS Selected to Receive Grant from Wag! Community Shares Program
Wag Labs, Inc., (“Wag!” or “the Company”), an American pet services marketplace company powering a mobile-first technology platform that enables on-demand and scheduled dog walking, training, and other pet care services, announced today the launch of its Wag! Community Shares Program (“the Program”). With the Program, Wag! is pioneering a new method of charitable giving...
Hot Weather Pet Safety Tips
Our pets need some extra help during these hot summer days. With high temperatures, the risk of heat stroke in animals and humans is increased. Here are some things to look out for to keep your pet safe and comfortable while the heat is on the rise. Excessive panting: When dogs get hot, they pant...
Internship Program for Diversity Growing at JHS
The love we have for our pets connects us to each other. As the love for pets grows, so does the desire to work with them.
Enrichment: A Powerful Tool for Pet Owners
Enrichment engages your pet's mind and senses to help build confidence and keep boredom at bay.