Wag-O-Ween Halloween Charity Ball, Friday, October 30, 7p to 10p

Wagoween PosterJoin us for the 1st Wag-O-Ween Charity Ball at the James Medford Family Event Center, located at Piedmont Technical College in Greenwood. The event will feature live music by Magic, raffles, silent auction, a costume contest, and lots of Halloween fun and entertainment. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar serving wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. …

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Pets of the Week – Week of October 5th, 2015 (Toffee and Muriel)


Toffee Toffee is a gentle, 4-year-old, Shepherd mix with dark carmel-colored doe eyes. She loves a good long walk and will keep pace with you, not pulling or tugging. She came to the shelter as a stray wearing a spiked … Continue reading


October is Adopt-A-Shelter Dog Month

AADM 2015

The Humane Society of Greenwood is celebrating October’s National Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month at the Greenwood County Animal Shelter. During the month of October, dog adoption fees are discounted 50%!  All dogs are vetted: spayed/neutered, vaccinated, HTWM tested, dewormed, and … Continue reading

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Petco’s Annual Mega Adoption Event, Saturday, October 3, 11a to 4p


Come out and see adoptable animals and other special guests.  Think adoption first! Humane Society of Greenwood, SC Humane Society of McCormick Paws Animal Wildlife Sanctuary, Inc. Greyhound Crossroads The Blood Connection And much, much MEGA MORE!

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Pets of the Week – Week of September 28th, 2015 (Sasha and Velvet)


Sasha Two-year-old Sasha is a long, lean, loving machine. This 45 lb. Shepherd mix is a bundle of fun energy who loves running and romping and would make a wonderful jogging and hiking buddy. Her best doggie friend, Monty, was … Continue reading


Shelter Job Opening – Animal Care Attendant (September 23, 2015)


Job opening for self-motivated and reliable individuals to fill a part-time Animal Care Attendant position 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 – Week of September 21, 2015 (Wilma Flintstone and Stoney)


6-year-old, Hound and Border Collie mix Wilma Flintstone needs a home. When her previous owner passed away, her life took a sudden and drastic turn — no home, no family, and living in an animal shelter with 90 other dogs. … Continue reading


Shelter Job Opening – Part-Time Adoption Counselor


Part-time job opening for reliable, hard-working, quick learning individual for Adoption Counselor position.  Must be able to work both weekday and weekend hours and holidays. Customer service and computer skills required.  Animal care knowledge/experience is preferred, high school graduate … Continue reading

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Pets of the Week – Week of September 14, 2015 (Ichabod and Wallace)


Ichabod Calm, cool and independent Those words best describe satin black Ichabod, a two-year-old shorthaired eye-catching feline stunner. Try to avoid the hypnotic allure and power of his jade green eyes. You can’t do it. He displays the stealth skills … Continue reading


PetSmart National Adoption Event, September 12 and 13


Join us at Petsmart in Greenwood, SC from 10:30a to 3:30p on Saturday and 12:30p to 4p on Sunday to meet and adopt available dogs, cats, and kittens from the Greenwood County Animal Shelter. Adoption fees for dogs and … Continue reading


Pets of the Week – Week of September 7, 2015 (Monty and Heidi)


Monty Monty is a medium-sized, 2 year old, Labrador Retriever mix with a winning personality and out to discover the meaning of life. He’s outgoing, eager to please, and friendly with people and pets alike. Monty has a short, thick … Continue reading


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