Upcoming Festival of Discovery and Your Pets

Greenwood’s gearing up for this weekend’s 13th Annual South Carolina Festival of Discovery (7/11 – 7/13). HSOG hopes everyone gets out and enjoys all the activities and entertainment. Since the July temperatures in South Carolina are typically very high and dangerous, HSOG strongly encourages people to leave their pets at home while they go out to enjoy the festivities.

April – Animal Cruelty Prevention Month

The Humane Society of Greenwood wants all to realize that animal abuse and neglect occurs in their own community. It’s important to recognize the signs of neglect, whether it’s intentional or not, and to report it for the sake of the animal. Residents of Greenwood City or County (South Carolina) should call 911 or dispatch at (864) 942-8679 to report an animal in need.

Pets of the Week – April 1, 2013

He’s a Tuxedoed 3-year-old socialite in jet black and immaculate white, but his character’s so warmly colorful it seems to span the spectrum; and Ed likes to color outside the lines, too, especially when it comes to eating. Let us hasten to say that his box-keeping’s normal, but his water doubles as a finger bowl,

Vaccination Clinic

Saturday, March 16
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Humane Society of Greenwood is offering vaccinations for dogs and cats on March 16.  Appointments are not required, it’s first come, first serve. Bring cats in carriers and dogs on leashes.

Location: New Spay/Neuter Clinic, 241 Wilbanks Circle (behind Animal Shelter/Civic Center off Hwy 72/221 East).

About Trap-Neuter Release

We are beginning an educating process for the community about TNR (Trap-Neuter-Release). The only real solution to reduce the number of feral cats, and reduce the euthanasia of feral cats in local shelters, is to reduce their reproduction through trap, neuter, and release efforts. The information on this poster is for you and for you to share with others.