Check out some of the latest updates from HSSW. From exceptional rescues to feel-good stories, we're here with all kinds of stories of pets and the people they love. Click on any story below to learn more.

Looking for media and press resources? Click here. Do you have a story you want to share? Let us know!


 HSSW Newsletter

Want to stay in the loop with what's happening at HSSW? Click the link below to sign up for our monthly newsletter and other HSSW updates. We'll see you in your inbox!

 

A cat with the word WAG on the image

3/13/2024

WAG Newsletter | March 2024

How you can (and if you should!) help cats, our 2023 annual report, and so much more.

2/21/2024

WAG Newsletter | February 2024

Fostering, Walk/Run, and many other ways to help the animals. It's your February update from HSSW.

Three white dogs outside in the snow

1/19/2024

WAG Newsletter | January 2024

A New Year message from Andrea and a 2023 review. All that and much more in the first WAG of 2024!

A brown pit bull do looking at the camera. The words Comfort and Joy are on the image.

12/30/2023

Fuchsia's Medical Journey

Fuchsia found the special care and support she needed to recover from a difficult past and thrive in her new, loving home.

A very skinny black dog giving someone kisses. The words Comfort and Joy are printed on the image

12/29/2023

Lifesaving Care for Little Bat

Emaciated and covered in fleas, Little Bat was in a critical state. Learn more about this resilient dog's recovery.

a brown cat on a bed. The words Comfort and Joy are on the image

12/27/2023

Susan and Spartacus

For Susan, the one thing that couldn't be taken away was the special bond she shared with Spartacus. Learn more about their story.

An image with a puppy on a table and the words comfort and joy

12/21/2023

A Holiday Rescue for Eleven Puppies

A resilient mama dog and her litter of eleven puppies find safety and security for the holidays.

12/13/2023

WAG Newsletter | December 2023

How to make the holidays merry and bright for pets and what you need to know about canine respiratory disease.

A bearded man with a cat giving him a headbutt. The Giving Tuesday logo is in the corner

11/28/2023

An Urgent Rescue for Bean Sprout

Sick and dangerously overweight when he arrived, Bean Sprout was in desperate need of care. Learn more about his journey.

11/27/2023

A Second Chance for a Tripod Named Cora

Limping badly when she arrived, Cora's injured leg couldn't be repaired. Learn more about her rescue and lifesaving second chance.

A puppy sleeping on a couch on a blue blanket. The Giving Tuesday logo is in the corner

11/24/2023

Lifesaving Rescue for a Mellica and 8 Puppies

A pregnant dog and her 8 puppies received a second chance for happy homes. Your support this Giving Tuesday makes it possible.

11/16/2023

WAG Newsletter | November 2023

Holiday prep and ways to help animals. It's your November WAG.

10/17/2023

WAG Newsletter | October 2023

A Gala update, holiday at ReTails and so much more!

9/22/2023

WAG Newsletter | September 2023

It's Gala season and we're ready to celebrate! Learn all about this great event and other updates from our team.

A small black dog, looking at the camera

4/4/2023

A Second Chance for Seven Puppies

A sweet and very pregnant dog finds rescue and a second chance for her and her pups.

3/24/2023

Lifesaving Care for Benny

Benny was badly injured. But a lifesaving surgery helped him walk again and find a happy new home.

1/1/0001

A Loving Home for Sadie Mae

An active border collie mix receives lifesaving medical care and adapts to life on three legs in a loving home.