4th of July Pet Safety Tips

June 14, 2024
This 4th of July, families will be enjoying time outside, barbecuing, watching fireworks and sharing a cold drink with friends and loved ones. During the festivities, it’s important to keep...
Carroll County Puppies rescued June 2024

27 Puppies and Dogs Saved from Abandoned, Condemned Property in Carroll County, Missouri

June 10, 2024
On Friday, June 7, 2024, our Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) rescued 27 dogs from an abandoned house in Carroll County. Among the rescued are 12 six-week-old puppies. We received...

HSMO’s Animal Cruelty Task Force Rescues 22 Dogs in Gasconade County

May 23, 2024
The morning of May 23, the Humane Society of Missouri’s (HSMO) Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) rescued 22 dogs, including several puppies ranging from 5 days to 6 months old,...

Pets and Cicadas: What You Need To Know

May 13, 2024
As billions of cicadas begin to emerge across the U.S., Dr. Jennifer Pearl, chief medical officer at HSMO’s Animal Medical Center of Mid-America, shares tips and advice to help keep...

First 100 Adopters in May Receive WWT Raceway Collars and NASCAR Tickets

May 1, 2024
Start your engines! May is here, and HSMO has teamed up with World Wide Technology Raceway to offer adopters an awesome deal. The first 100 dog adopters in this month...

National Mill Dog Rescue Update

April 29, 2024
After a lifetime in commercial breeding facilities, 62 puppies and dogs found refuge at our St. Louis and Maryland Heights locations. Our shelter and veterinary teams have worked tirelessly to...

Celebrate Earth Day with Your Animal Friends!

April 19, 2024
Every year on April 22, Earth Day reminds us to appreciate our beautiful planet and protect it. But did you know your pets can be a part of the celebration?...

HSMO Rescues 62 Dogs Through National Mill Dog Rescue

April 16, 2024
The Humane Society of Missouri is receiving 62 dogs from the National Mill Dog Rescue. Rescued breeds include pugs, standard poodles, miniature poodles, great danes, border collies, shih tzus and...

Volunteer Spotlight: Nancy Sebelski

March 27, 2024
The year was 2003, and Nancy Sebelski had just walked in the door at her local rec center. She happened to glance at a bulletin board that had community announcements...

April Is Heartworm Awareness Month!

March 21, 2024
April showers bring May flowers, but warmer weather also brings an increase in mosquito activity, which means a greater risk of the spread of heartworm disease. According to the American...