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Tucson pet shelters rake in more than $90k in Betty White tribute donations

Animal shelters and rescue groups around Pima County saw a huge upswing in donations to mark what would have been the 100th birthday of "Golden Girls" star and animal welfare activist Betty White on Monday.... Read more»

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J.C. Scott: Pima Animal Care Center needs your help

Tucson DUI attorney Jim Nesci, Democratic state Rep. Andrea Dalessandro (LD2), Tucson Weekly writer Jim Nintzel, and Barbara Brown, chairwoman of the Pima Alliance for Animal Welfare... Read more»

Celebrate Independence Day with a new pet

The Pima Animal Care Center and the Humane Society of Southern Arizona are celebrating Independence Day by reducing adoption prices on July 4th and 5th. ... Read more»

Another dumpster dog ready for new home

Just weeks after Oscar, an 8-week-old pit bull mix, was found in a Reid Park trashcan, Kimmy the Chihuahua was found in an apartment dumpster. She is now healthy and ready to find a new home. ... Read more»

Keeping kids and pets safe on Halloween

Although Halloween is all about dressing up and eating candy for most people, those with kids and pets should keep safety in mind.... Read more»

Lost dog microchipped in Japan reunited with owner

A 4-year-old Beagle found last week with a microchip registered in Japan has been reunited with his owner.... Read more»

Owner of lost dog microchipped in Japan found

A dog that was brought into the Humane Society's shelter with a microchip registered in Japan will be reunited with his owner Monday.... Read more»

Humane Society looking for owner of dog microchipped in Japan

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona is trying to find the owner of dog that was brought into the shelter with a microchip registered in Japan.... Read more»

Humane Society lowers cat adoption fee to ease crowding

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona has lowered its adoption fee for adult cats to ease crowding at the shelter's feline enclosure. (with video)... Read more»

Investigator to speak on link between animal, human abuse

Cruelty to animals often can lead to violence against humans. The connection will be explained when an animal cruelty investigator for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona speaks on the topic Wednesday night at the Woods Memorial Branch Library.... Read more»

Celebrate the centennial with a new furry friend

Centennial club pets have been at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona for over 100 days and are looking for their "forever homes."... Read more»

Girl and dog form healing bond

When Petey the terrier first came to the Humane Society of Southern Arizona he was barely alive. Today he is thriving with the help of an 8-year-old girl also living with Type 1 diabetes.... Read more»

Overcoming odds, pit bull pup finds a home

Gleason, an 8-month-old pit bull mix, bears the scars of his days spent as a bait dog for fighting, but the trusting and docile pup is ready for a brighter future in a loving home.... Read more»

Humane Society warns about dog treats made in China

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona is reminding dog owners to be cautious with the treats they feed their canine companions after a dog died in Ohio after eating treats made in China.... Read more»

Santa makes special furry delivery to Tucson family

Santa came a little early for one Tucson family to make a special delivery of a shelter dog they'd adopted earlier in the week.... Read more»

HSSA's Howl-O-Ween Bash will bring out spooky pets

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona will get into the Halloween spirit with a "Howl-O-Ween" book signing and "Spooktacular" costume contest at La Encantada on Sunday. ... Read more»

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