Jennie's Art 4 Paws

Have your pet’s portrait painted by talented artist and animal lover Jennie Huttler (née Brockington) and benefit the Humane Society of Greenwood at the same time! Jennie will donate her talent and skills to create portraits to support the Humane Society of Greenwood and their work to help the animals in Greenwood County. Contact Jennie at to make arrangements and for sending your pet’s digital photograph(s).

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Pets of the Week – Week of August 31, 2015 (Bacon and NuNu)


Bacon 5-year-old Bacon sizzles with lots of life to live and lots of love to give. This Plott Hound mix needs plenty of room to run, roam, and sniff about to keep him happy. His personality and dark, beautiful, brindle … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – Week of August 24, 2015 (Paul and Mollie)


Paul Paul is a handsome gentleman cat who, at 8 yrs of age, has reached the stage of his life that his activity preference is lounging. He is at the shelter because his owner was too ill to care for … Continue reading


Volunteer Orientation, Saturday, September 12th, 10a – 11a


Volunteer help is vital for helping save animals’ lives. Volunteers are needed to perform a variety of services, including kennel enrichment, socialization and dog walking, assist at community adoption events, fund raising, administrative tasks, helping with animal transport, … Continue reading


Adoptable Dogs at Petco Saturday, August 22nd, 11AM to 3PM


We will be at Petco in Greenwood, SC on Saturday, August 22, from 11a to 3p with adoptable dogs from the Greenwood County Animal Shelter. It’s going to be a beautiful day, so come out and visit. You may just … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – Week of August 17, 2015 (Libby and Big Mama)


Libby Libby is a lively and lovable Hound pup with a short black and white coat and a face that can only be described as cheek-pinching cute. She’s medium-sized now, but at 10 months she will keep growing and need … Continue reading


Job Opening – Full-Time Humane Educator/Volunteer Coordinator


Responsible for promoting humane interactions between pets and people, teaching the community about a variety of humane topics including animal welfare, animal rights, and animal behavior. Coordinates all aspects of Volunteer Program which include recruiting and supervising volunteers, as … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – Week of August 10, 2015 (Merlin and Rose)


Merlin Merlin is a 1 year old American Pitbull Terrier mix, but don’t let his breed and solid build fool you. This guy is a total push-over. Like a marshmallow, Merlin is soft, squishy, and sweet. His short white coat … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – Week of August 3, 2015 (Azula and Yoshi)


Azula Azula is a Weimaraner mix who catches the attention people and dog alike. She has a bronze coat kissed by the sun and “legs for days,” but it’s her golden heart that makes her special and it shines through … Continue reading


Shelter Job Opening – Animal Care Attendant


Job opening for self-motivated, teachable, reliable individual to fill a part-time Animal Care Attendant position for the HSOG resident pets and cats in isolation care. Schedule is Friday through Tuesday, 20 hours/week. Read … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – Week of July 29, 2015 (Lucy and Pepper)


Lucy Lucy is a 2 year old American classic sweetheart who dreams of hearing the words, “Lucy! You’re home!” She looks like a Boxer, but sings like a Hound. Whatever the case, this good girl knows to use her inside … Continue reading


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