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


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 … 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


Pets of the Week – January 12, 2015 (Carter and Cranberry)


Carter Carter is a spunky pup with a friendly, adventurous spirit. He’s just 11 months old and is happy to play with each and every person he meets. He loves to romp through the yard in search of hidden tennis … Continue reading


Adoptable Dogs and Cats at Petsmart Saturday, January 10


The Humane Society of Greenwood will be at Petsmart in Greenwood, SC, Saturday from 11a to 3p with adoptable dogs from the Greenwood County Animal Shelter. Available pooches and kitties will be there for you to visit, play with, and … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – W/O January 5, 2015 (Wiggles and Winnie)


Wiggles Wiggles is an 11 month old pup that has perfected one awesome move. She has the ability to shimmy her way right into your heart, lap, arms, and living room — all places she would love to tumble into … Continue reading


Wellness Works’ “Furry Friends of Fitness” Fundraiser

FurryFriendsofFitness 2014

During the month of January, the staff of Wellness Works in Greenwood, SC are collecting supplies needed at the animal shelter! Visit Wellness Works at 501 Ellison Avenue, choose a “furry friend” ornament off … Continue reading


Shelter Job Opening – Animal Care Attendant


We have a job opening for self-motivated, teachable, reliable individuals to fill part-time Animal Care Attendant positions at the Greenwood County Animal Shelter. Read job description before submitting application. Weekend work required, valid driver’s license and reliable transportation … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – December 29, 2014 (Leroy and Steve)


Leroy Leroy has all the appeal of an old timer’s storytelling, but he’s ready to start his own brand new adventure. The Plott Hound has a fine reputation as a beloved hunting companion and family member, and Leroy is an … Continue reading