Prep Pets for Summer (and Storms) This Memorial Day Weekend

May 27, 2017
Pet safety tips for the holiday weekend from the Humane Society of Missouri and Animal Medical Center of Mid-America St. Louis’ kickoff to summer will have a stormy start. While...
Puppies rescued by HSMO's Animal Cruelty Task Force from Howell County Hoarder

Howell County Hoarder – 55 Dogs Rescued

May 11, 2017
The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) is rescuing 55 dogs from filthy, crowded living conditions in two homes on a property in Howell County in south...
Pet owner displaced by flood drops off her cat for emergency boarding

Flood Response 2017

May 3, 2017
The Humane Society of Missouri Disaster Response Team is providing temporary sheltering for pets of people affected by recent flooding.  Pets may be dropped off at: Manchester United Methodist Church...

A New Day for Pets is Here!

April 25, 2017
The Humane Society of Missouri is setting a new standard in the care of companion animals with the opening of the Best Buddy Adoption Center and Animal Medical Center of...
70 degrees and over don't take rover

70 and Over? Don’t Take Rover!

April 19, 2017
When temperatures and heat indices soar, pet owners are advised to take special precautions to keep pets safe. High temperatures can be deadly for pets left without a cool, shady...
Cooper is just one of many dogs HSMO has treated for heartworm.

April is Heartworm Awareness Month!

April 2, 2017
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 to dogs and cats....
Frannie poodle mix recovering from stabbing

UPDATE! Frannie: Rescued by the Animal Cruelty Task Force, Healed and Adopted!

March 16, 2017
April 10, 2017 The 10-year-old, female poodle-mix dog suffering from 19 stab wounds and rescued on March 13, 2017 by the Humane Society of Missouri’s Animal Cruelty Task Force has...
Bayne A612216 adoptable dog

March is Poison Prevention Awareness Month!

March 13, 2017
A Checklist for Success: Spring Cleaning with Pets Tips from the Animal Medical Center of Mid-America for Poison Prevention Awareness Month The weather is getting warmer, the days are getting...
Longmeadow Rescue Ranch hen red chicken

January is Adopt a Rescued Bird Month!

January 15, 2017
The Humane Society of Missouri and Longmeadow Rescue Ranch have the perfect pet for those who think a dog or cat isn’t the right fit – super cute critters! These...
on scene at Benton County hoarder

Benton County – Dogs Rescued from Hoarder

January 5, 2017
Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force rescues 31 dogs from hoarding situation in Benton County, Mo. Animals living in deplorable conditions in private home January 5, 2017 –...