Sweat 4 Pets Fund Raiser


Sweat 4 Pets is a fundraiser to help participants keep their New Year’s resolutions to get healthy and also help raise monies for The Humane Society of Greenwood at the same time! Win/win! Each participant chooses a weight loss goal … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – February 23, 2015 (Ava and Amber)


Ava Ava is a classic beauty with grace that just doesn’t go out of style. She’s a tri-colored shepherd mix with a stunning tan and slate grey coat. She’s a wonderful playmate with other pets (kitty cats included) and will … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – February 16, 2015 (Buddy Bear and Daphne)

Buddy Bear

Buddy Bear February can bring on a big case of the “Winter Blues,” but fret not because Buddy Bear has enough warmth to keep the chill at bay. Buddy Bear has had his share of sad days; he has a … Continue reading


“Furry Friends of Fitness” Gives the Shelter Animal a Second Christmas!


Wellness Works of Self Regional Healthcare held “Furry Friends of Fitness,” a fund raiser to benefit the Humane Society of Greenwood. During the January event members and staff donated 200 lbs. of dry food, 311 cans of wet food, … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – February 9, 2015 (Ginger and Aster)


Ginger Ginger may be the cutest little firecracker you’re ever going to meet. She refuses to let the little “bumps” in life get in her way. She’s a Miniature Pinscher mix who has a bright and beaming attitude to match … Continue reading


Volunteer Orientation, Saturday, February 7, 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, bathing … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – February 2, 2015 (Autumn and Poptart)


Autumn Autumn has been wishing away these chilly winter days with thoughts of a warm cozy house and a happy family to play with. She’s a dreamer with a very simple heartfelt desire to be a part of a loving … 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 Monday, 20 hours/week. Read job … Continue reading

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We’re Freezing Cat Adoption Fees For February!


Cat adoption fees at the Greenwood County Animal Shelter will be free for the month of February. The HSOG received a Cat Chow “Building Better Lives” cat adoption grant from Purina and Petfinder Foundation. The program provides funding to … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – Week of January 26, 2015


Dempsey It’s hard to take your eyes off this charmer. Dempsey has earned his dreamboat status and can’t wait to be a part of a new family. He takes great care to keep is thick tan coat clean, and he’s … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – January 19, 2015 (Peter and Kanga)


Peter Perfectly personifying puppy power, Peter is just about the niftiest pup you will meet. He’s 7 months old and a bit of a flirt, with a weakness for giving kisses and playing with every pet and person that he … Continue reading