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Paws in Motion is back!

Contact: Samantha Harris- Events & Volunteer Coordinator Humane Society of Manatee County 941-747-8808 Ext. 315 events@humanemanatee.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Humane Society of Manatee County is proud to bring the return of Paws in Motion Walk-a-thon & Festival to a new location, Rossi Park, on the Bradenton Riverwalk. From 8 am-12 pm on Saturday, March … continuing reading

Our Partnership with Bayside Pet Resort on abc7

HSMC’s Executive Director Rick Yocum and Event Coordinator Samantha Harris talk to abc7 about the wonderful partnership we have with Bayside Pet Resort. https://www.mysuncoast.com/video/2024/01/30/sponsored-segment-bayside-pet-resorts-partners-with-humane-society-manatee/

Adopting a Cat is the Purr-fect Choice

Check out Rick Yocum’s column in this month’s Suncoast Pet! Rick Yocum’s Article – January – February 2024

Helping Toys for Tots

  Click here for a link to the video news story. Thank you to ABC7 in Sarasota for covering this special collaboration. MANATEE, Fla. (WWSB)  It appears Christmas has come early for a Manatee County non-profit that works to keep smiles on kids’ faces around the Suncoast each Christmas season. This week, officials from the … continuing reading

HSMC receives forfeiture grant from BPD

More than $15K in forfeiture funds awarded to local organizations September 27, 2023 Today, at the Bradenton City Council Meeting, Chief Melanie Bevan awarded 11 organizations a total of $15,300 in funding from the Florida Contraband Forfeiture Fund Award Program. This grant program supports projects that improve neighborhood safety, promote crime prevention, provide drug prevention, … continuing reading

The Importance of Preventative Vet Care

HSMC offers a wide range of preventative veterinary care at low to moderate costs. Prevent disease and keep your pet healthy, check out this article by Executive Director, Rick Yocum, in this month’s Suncoast Pet magazine. Rick Yocum’s Article – Suncoast Pet – September – October 2023

The Importance of Dental Care in Dogs

Check out the importance of doggie dental care with this article from this month’s Suncoast Pet. Rick Yocum’s Article – July-August 2023

How to prepare your pets for a hurricane

Please check out this article in Sarasota Magazine with advice from our Executive Director, Rick Yocum. Click here to link to this informative article.

HSMC earned the 2022 Candid Seal of Transparency

We are excited to have earned the 2022 Platinum Seal of Transparency with Candid/Guidestar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. We provided the full story of our organization, in-depth financial information, and historical and current information about our strategies, goals, and mission-based programs. Your support of our work can be made with trust and … continuing reading

Be prepared for hurricane season

See the complete list of items you need to keep your pets safe during hurricane season. Rick Yocum’s Hurricane Article – May – June 2022