If you haven’t seen a Florida manatee closeup, this is a wonderful opportunity to do so. They are such gentle creatures and a reminder of the beauty of Florida in Apollo Beach!
When we adopt a pet, we adopt a lifetime of joy and love our furry friends provide. This year Hedstrom & Stamm Home Solution’s,Toni Hedstrom had some challenging times with her Westie named ‘Chance’ who was in declining health. It was many months before she found a specialist who diagnosed Chance right away. The veterinary specialist was Dr. Leslie Thomas with Veterinarian Surgical Specialists In Tampa.
HSTB will be offering 1,000 free vaccinations for dogs and cats of residents of Hillsborough County. Our April shot clinic will be held at our shelter on Sunday the 6th. We are in need of volunteers to help out with this event from 8-12pm, rain or shine. Shot Clinic April 6th HSTB 7-12pm Need: 10-15 […]
This past Thursday, the 16th, Edgars Images and I attended Pause for Pets Tour hosted by the “Humane Society of Tampa Bay”. The Animal Health Center provides affordable veterinary care and low cost spay or neutering for all of our four legged family members; as well as, provides extensive medical care for shelter animals. […]
Oh Boy! August temperatures are quite warm most places. In Florida, here it is at least 90 degrees out almost every day, and in closed places such as cars, the temperature is extremely brutal. I was reading an article about “How to Prevent Overheating in your Dog”. I find it to be quite helpful for […]
I came across an article about family pets from a great online pet website called Pet 360. It got me thinking about how Mocha Coconut, my precious shih tzu makes me smile all the time. After all, how can pets not make you smile, don’t you agree. Here are some fun facts about dogs that […]
I noticed lately that Mocha has been itching a lot lately. In Florida, this is the time when it is quite dry outside, not too much rain, and pretty equivalent to normal summers up north. Yes, I know must be nice, but I just remember that this can be the time that many fleas can […]
On Sunday Morning, Mocha woke up, and he was not feeling well. This automatically put me in a freak out mode, and I wanted to find out what was wrong as soon as possible. He was very reserved, had no energy, did not eat, had the chills, and worse of all, his left eye was swollen shut. […]
Are you always looking for a chance to give to your community? Would you like to do well for someone or something in need. The Humane Society of Tampa Bay has many opportunities for you. Some of you may love animals, some of you may not, and that is okay. There are many chances with […]