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This February, Show Your Love of Animals!

February 14th, 2017

February 28 is World Spay Day. If you’re reading this, it is likely that you are an animal lover who already knows that spay and neuter are part of the solution to end companion animal overpopulation. This February, show your love for animals by taking action to help a companion animal be spayed and neutered […]

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Six Florida Schools Invite NHES to Teach Kindness to Animals December 12-16, 2016!

December 23rd, 2016

Depending on when you were last in school, you may remember the week before Christmas break as the time of year when semester-weary teachers would show movies during class in the days before Christmas break. This year, six schools in Brevard and Osceola counties in Florida wanted to treat their students to something special before […]

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Know the Safe Way to Rescue An Injured Animal

November 29th, 2016

Whether you live in the city or country, odds are good that you will one day encounter an animal in need of help. If you feel confident and compelled to render aid, that’s a start! However, you must also know how to minimize future damage to an injured or abandoned animal, give him/her the best […]

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Plan Now For Your Pets – Before An Emergency

November 9th, 2016

It is a frightening thought, but animals left behind in disasters including floods, severe windstorms, fires, earthquakes, heatwaves, and droughts — are not likely to survive. For this reason, it is absolutely imperative that citizens include their pets in their shelter in-place and evacuation plans. Have you thought of these simple, but potentially lifesaving steps […]

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It Pays to Know the Costs of Companion Animal Care

October 4th, 2016

A woman hangs up her phone. She has just learned that her local spca does not provide free spay surgeries, so she will have to pay at least some money out of pocket. She thinks to herself that she just can’t afford it – after all, she just bought a puppy!     As pet […]

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