Shelter Sweetheart Week

Furry & Loveable Valentines Featured During Shelter Sweetheart Week

HSHA believes that true Valentine's Day sweethearts have fur and more than two legs. That's why community members are invited to find their true love during HSHA's annual Shelter Sweetheart week, from February 11th to 15th. During the event the adoption fees of fifty Shelter Sweethearts will be cut in half. This event supports the shelter's longest residents in finding their FURever, loving, new home. We encourage everyone to consider celebrating Valentine's Day with the unconditional love of a new pet. 

P.S. Don't forget about our SOUL MATES! At HSHA, we define Soul Mates as bonded pairs of animals that have to be adopted into the same FURever home. When one of these amazing pairs is adopted during Shelter Sweethearts Week, the adoption fee for the first animal is 50% off, while the second is completely waived! This year, we expect to have several pairs of Soul Mates available during Shelter Sweetheart Week. So, why adopt ONE when you can have TWO!!!


Please note: Despite the special event and reduced fees, the standard adoption policies and procedures will still apply. Similarly, adoption prices include spay or neuter surgery, microchip, and basic vaccines.


For more information contact: Kristi Kleinfelter, Adoption Center Team Leader, kristik@humanesocietyhbg.org or 717-564-3320 ext. 105.

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November 9 | Fur Ball Gala & Auction

December 7 | Holiday Adopt-A-Thon

Pet of the Week

Alarica

PetFinder Profile: https://www.petfinder.com/dog/alarica-46400460/pa/harrisburg/humane-society-of-harrisburg-area-pa120/

I'm Alarica, and my name is a play on the vampire hunter from The Vampire Diaries, Dr. Alaric Saltzman! All my fans out there get it, and I have a perfect name for the Halloween season. I'm a young adult female pit bull terrier mix who arrived here in October as a stray. I weigh about 55 pounds and I like to jump, so no kids under 10 for me. Older kids and adults in my home will need to know that I prefer to be left alone while eating, and when I play, I get nippy and mouthy. I don't yet realize that most people don't like that style of play. Obedience training will help me learn to mind my manners. I cannot live with cats, and when I'm around other dogs, I'm bossy and forceful with my corrections. I might do best as your only pet -- even better if you are an experienced pet owner!

 

Bubble Yum

My Petfinder Profile: https://www.petfinder.com/cat/bubble-yum-46436535/pa/harrisburg/humane-society-of-harrisburg-area-pa120/

What was the first SOFT bubble gum ever made? Bubble Yum! Who is the coolest, friendliest, most handsome cat at the shelter? Same answer--Bubble Yum! Hi Folks! B.Y. here, and if you want to add a POP of fun to your days, consider taking me home! I'm a very outgoing, vocal, and loving cat who never fails to brighten the days of the staff and volunteers here. I love to play, especially with wand toys, and I have an impressive full twist when I jump in the air(see video). Just like bubble gum, I'll bring out the kid in you all over again! I'm still young and energetic, but I have a calm side, too. I'll sit on your lap to be petted and scratched, purring loudly to show my appreciation. I stick to you like glue--I mean gum! I would love the chance to work a little magic into your heart...abra ca-bubble! When you meet me you will see I am a charmer, so won't you stop by soon to visit this dapper gray and white guy? Please don't burst my bubble! Chew on this for a while, then hurry over to meet the cat who is a dubble bubble of fun and love!

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