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Shelter From The Storm

Shelter From The Storm

When disaster strikes, we’ll be ready. With your support, Northshore Humane Society has become the leading disaster relief animal rescue in our area. We respond immediately to the desperate calls from shelters affected by natural disasters, whether the need is...
Our 2020 PET Contest Winners!

Our 2020 PET Contest Winners!

Congratulations to all of our winners! We asked readers to submit entries for our annual contest, and the response was overwhelming! Our Facebook fans voted for each of their favorites in four categories. Thanks to our generous sponsors­— VetNaturally, Mandeville Animal...
PET TALK: with our Northshore Veterinarians

PET TALK: with our Northshore Veterinarians

Why does my dog need an underwater treadmill? “Our state-of-the-art underwater treadmill is very different than a swim in your back yard pool. Swimming is a flex motion for a dog.  The underwater treadmill mimics an extension motion, like walking,...
10 Plants That Are Poisonous To Pets

10 Plants That Are Poisonous To Pets

THERE ARE MORE than 700 plants known to cause reactions ranging from mild nausea to potentially life-threatening. The following list of ten are most commonly available and pre-existing within the residential yard. 1. Sago Palm: All parts are highly toxic...
Cat Psychology 101: How To Coexist in Harmony

Cat Psychology 101: How To Coexist in Harmony

What does it mean when your cat yowls nonstop or scratches up your furniture? Cats actually have darn good reasons for their behaviors. Feline Vocalization When your cat meows, it’s usually asking for something or just saying ‘hello.’ The more...