2021 HSPPR Volunteer Superstars

A young, blonde woman smiling with a black and white dog

…focused on assisting with our Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and Shelter-Neuter-Return (SNR) programs. She can often be found releasing SNR cats or helping during mass spay/neuter days. Jackie Browne Jackie has been…

FAQs

…by the American Veterinary Medicine Association. Pediatric sterilization is also endorsed by the American Animal Hospital Association and multiple veterinary colleges. There will be no first heat when surgery is…

2022 HSPPR Volunteer Superstars

…those are his main roles, he also helps in many other facets. He’s assisted with one of our mass TNR Spay/Neuter days, Fur Ball, and various other tasks as requested….

Pet Responsibility Class

Court-Ordered Pet Responsibility Class Responsible pet ownership In this program, participants will learn the necessary components of being a responsible pet owner. Our officers will discuss city, county, and state…

Corporal Rebekah Ellis – Not Just a Dogcatcher

An HSPPR ALE Officer in uniform standing in front of her ALE Truck

…injured dog. Before she became an ALE officer at HSPPR, Corporal Ellis went to Pima and trained to be a veterinary assistant. “That training helps me so much with the…

Behavior Resource Guide

…(CSB-D) Certified Shelter Behavior Specialist (CSBS) *(KA= Knowledge Assessed KSA = Knowledge and Skills Assessed) Local Trainers All Breed Rescue & Training Free Puppy Raising Class, 25% off Basic Obedience…

Lost Your Pet

…other shelters/rescues to assist in assessing the specific needs of a pet. In some cases, seriously ill animals or animals with severe behavior problems may be humanely euthanized. As a…

Surrendering Your Pet

…animal before he’s adopted. We may also work with other shelters/rescues to assist in assessing the specific needs of a pet. Our priority, and most common outcome, is placement. We…

Found a Stray

…adopted. We may also work with other shelters/rescues to assist in assessing the specific needs of a pet. In some cases, seriously ill animals or animals with severe behavior problems…

Paws-itive Play

…or cat nip can be a fun treat. Many plants are toxic to cats, so be sure to get cat-friendly grass. Pet stores sell cat grass, or you can even…