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$1,000 reward offered for dog shot, killed in Uintah County

MURRAY, UTAH (Oct. 14, 2016) -- Humane Society of Utah adds a reward for the arrest in dog shooting case

 

The Humane Society of Utah (HSU) is adding $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for shooting a Doberman dog named Chunk in Gusher, Utah. The HSU hopes the reward assists the Uintah County Animal Control and Shelter in obtaining information required to identify and charge whoever is responsible for this allegedly intentional act of senseless animal cruelty.

 

CNN Features the Humane Society of Utah for National Puppy Day 2016!

Humane Society of Utah National Puppy Day

We have an amazing team at the Humane Society of Utah. It takes a lot of hard work from the staff and volunteers to save so many animals and do such great work, which is why we're proud to be recognized for our efforts by CNN on National Puppy Day March 23, 2016! We're grateful to our amazing photographer, Guinnevere Shuster, for helping to positively promote the image of shelter animals through her photography.

Read the story HERE

 

WE’RE NOT GIVING UP ON GETTING RID OF THE GAS CHAMBER!

            In the 2016 session of the Utah State Legislature, HB 187 — Animal Shelter Amendments failed to pass the House of Representatives by a vote of 40 to 31. HB 187 sought to ban the use of a gas chamber for euthanizing shelter animals and wildlife statewide. Despite passing the House Political Subdivisions Committee by a vote of 9 to 1 and the hard-fought efforts of the bill’s sponsor, Rep.

Animal shelter swap helps pets in Utah

MURRAY, UT (Jan. 20, 2016) -- Humane Society of Utah holds swap with local animal rescues and shelters in need of supplies

 

The Humane Society of Utah (HSU) held a transfer and rescue partner swap Sunday, Jan. 17 at the HSU facility located in Murray, Utah to trade pet food and supplies, medical items, pet toys, blankets and other products needed by local animal rescue groups and shelters. HSU received generous donations during a recent holiday drive and decided to share some of the excess supplies with other local partners.

 

BarkAID’s 50 State Tour benefits HSU

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MURRAY, UT (Sept. 17, 2015) -- On July 31, 2015, master stylist Patrick Lomantini embarked on his fourth national 50 States Tour offering haircuts to raise funds for animal shelters across the country. Lomantini’s ultimate road trip is scheduled to visit the Kelly Cardenas Salon located at 1086 South Jordan Parkway in South Jordan Sept. 19 to raise donations for the Humane Society of Utah (HSU). Lomantini is donating his time, resources and services during the 50 States Tour and asking for donations of $25 per haircut to be donated to the HSU. Appointments are available between 10 a.m.

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