Pets of the Week – May 28, 2012

She rolls on her back submissively at first, but then the real Sasha shines through — 30 lbs. of brindle Shepherd/mix beauty, gentle, well-formed, intelligent and loving, ready to run gleefully with her dog playmates, then land tenderly in your arms. Sasha was found stray in Greenwood, a naturally civilized year and a half year old living on the streets,

Pets of the Week – May 21, 2012

Her owner moved and left her with us, but our gracious, affection-filled Little Debbie doesn’t belong here any more than a man in the moon — a full moon that is. At 8 years and 19 mostly soft-gray lbs., she’s just as large and lovely, and she’s replete with luminous personhood, too. Hold her and you’ll know you’re with a solid friend,

Pets of the Week – May 14, 2012

Take her down from her window seat and she’ll reward you with a wealth of affection, but Molly’s a Tortoise-Shell cat after all, said to bring good luck and even some financial good fortune — look into her gorgeous tri-color face and you’ll see she’s a bonus calico, too, long-haired and stunning. At 4 years old Molly’s just a little slip of a thing underneath her opulent orange and black coat;

Cricket Hollow Stables’ “Animals Helping Animals” Benefit Horse Show

Join us on May 26 from 10a to 1p at Cricket Hollow Stables, located at 138 Durham Road in Abbeville, to watch the Cricket Hollow students show off their skills! The Horse Show is a benefit for the Humane Society of Greenwood. There will be BBQ and a raffle! Visit the Cricket Hollow website at or call (864) 378-2246 for more information!

Homeward Bound Event Results

The May 4 and 5 adoption event drew over 100 visitors and resulted in the adoption of thirty-nine cats and dogs. The regular $85 adoption fee for dogs and $50 for cats was waived hoping the added incentive would encourage individuals to adopt a pet. All pets were spayed or neutered, vaccinated, heartworm or feline leukemia tested,

Homeward Bound Pet Adoptathon – May 4 & 5

We are excited to announce a pet adoption event to coincide with the Pet Adoptathons being held nationwide the first weekend of May. Our event will be held on May 4 and 5, at the Greenwood Adoption Center located at 235 Wilbanks Circle in Greenwood, SC. The regular $85 adoption fee for dogs and $50 for cats will be waived in a special called “Homeward Bound” and all adoptions will be FREE.

Food Lion Goes to the Animals: Supply Drive and Adoptable Dogs

The Humane Society of Greenwood will be at the Food Lion at 1605 Bypass 72 NE, Greenwood, SC on Saturday, April 28, from 12:00p to 4:00p to collect donations of needed supplies and to showcase some dogs available for adoption.

Both Food Lion locations in Greenwood have been collecting food and supplies on behalf of the non-profit agency during the month of April.

Pets of the Week – April 23, 2012

He’ll fetch your heart as gracefully as he races for a ball, and retrieve your dreams with a two-year-old’s tenderness, too! Scooby’s a gallantly wholesome mystery dog — a handsome Lab/Hound mix found stray, and the poor soul who lost him will miss him every day of forever. He’s the quintessential companion for you and your kids —