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HSWC Serving Justice For Local Animals

The HSWC has been in the news lately, due to a few high profile cruelty cases.  However, the courts have been ruling in our favor, and justice is being served for these animals. Click here to read about Champ, the Chinese Crested!

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The HSWC Closed In Observance of Memorial Day

The Humane Society of Washington County will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. Anyone experiencing an animal emergency regarding a stray or unowned animal during a this day may call our emergency number at 301-790-7577. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, May 31st.

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This Saturday’s Rabies Clinics Canceled

Due to the impending inclement weather , the Humane Society of Washington County will be canceling the Low Cost Rabies and Microchip Clinic scheduled for Saturday, May 21st from 9am to 12pm at Clear Spring High School.  We will announce a new date and location at a later time.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Kibbles From Kim By Kimberly Jones-Kittens Everywhere

Hello Friends We once again find ourselves at the time of year that stresses us out more than any other: kitten season!  Unlike the holiday season, which lasts about five weeks, kitten season can begin as early as March and continue until October.  The cause of this is simply lack of spaying and neutering of our feline friends, with the greater burden then falling on shelters across the nation.  However, there are things our loyal community can do to help us with this issue and it is easier...

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The Humane Society of Washington County will host the 11th annual LuHowl fundraiser for homeless animals on Saturday, June 11th from 6pm to 9pm at Historic Milestone Farm in Williamsport, MD.

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Thank You!

There is only one hour left in the event, but the HSWC would just like to say THANK-YOU!! We could not continue our mission and save lives without support from people like you! So whether you donated, adopted, or shared a status, we are forever grateful! We are incredibly fortunate to be in Washington County!

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Kitten Break Tomorrow?

Did you have a long day? Did you forget that you could have snuggled a precious baby today? Do you feel like these guys do? Don’t worry, because there is still time to make your donation of $250 to receive a kitten break TOMORROW! Don’t you want to snuggle something and take a break from work? There is still time to get your gift into our site!

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Andrea Press on Washington County Gives!

The HSWC receives over 6,000 animals a year for various reasons. Listen below to the story of why Andrea had to surrender her canine companions. However, the point of this story is how much Andrea loved her dogs, and how she wanted what was best for them. Surrendering animals is never easy but Andrea tells how we were able to find them the homes they deserved! Thank you Andrea for telling your story.

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Richard Parker on Washington County Gives

This video tells the story of Richard Parker. Our Field Services Department worked with this family to ensure they could keep their dog, and still get Richard Parker the medical care he needed. Watch this heart-warming story below and see the love that Jennifer, Diana, and Officer Tkach have for this gorgeous dog. Your donation helps dogs just like Richard Parker! Donate today!

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