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Pit Bulls: Busting the Myths

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

With all the myths and misconceptions about pit bulls, it is hard to keep what is fact and what is fiction straight. Why do they have such a bad reputation? What should people know before adopting a pit bull? First, let’s talk about their name. The term “pit bull” doesn’t actually refer to a specific […]

OK Humane Place Spay + Neuter Clinic

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Have you heard about our OK Humane Place Spay + Neuter Clinic? You may not know our clinic is open to the public and offers a variety of services for pets including low cost spay/neuter surgeries, microchipping, vaccines and more! Our caring team of veterinarians and clinic staff work their hardest to provide the highest […]

Letter from the President

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Dear Friends, When we opened our doors in 2007, we chose to partner with the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter to reduce the number of dogs and cats coming into the shelter and increase the number of pets adopted into homes. While everyone knows how important adoption is in saving lives and reducing needless euthanasia, not […]

Heat Stroke Season: How you can keep your pets safe

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

We’ve likely all been there during the summer months. Your body temperature is on the rise, you need to sit down or drink water, or possibly seek medical attention. But, imagine the summer heat dressed in a fur coat and without the ability to sweat. With temperatures near or over 100 degrees, it doesn’t take […]

Keeping your pet safe for Fourth of July

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Summer is underway, and with it comes the celebration of Independence Day! From barbecues to fireworks, there’s plenty of fun to be had– for humans. But what about your pets? It is important to keep your furry family members in mind too. All the activities that you enjoy can be scary or harmful to your […]

OK Humane is now proudly serving Hill’s Science Diet®

Monday, June 29th, 2015

The Central Oklahoma Humane Society happy to announce that they are now proudly partnering with Hill’s Pet Nutrition to provide Science Diet® brand pet food to the cats and dogs in its care. As the largest nonprofit animal rescue group in the state, OK Humane relies on thousands of pounds of food to supply dogs, […]

Dog Park Tips

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Summer is finally here, and if your dogs are anything like ours they are ready for some fun! Heading to the dog park is a great way to get your dog out and playing. Dog parks give dogs an opportunity to socialize off-leash, expend some energy, and give them mental stimulation. But wait! Before you […]

Meet Your Match

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

We don’t pick our friends and spouses without knowing their personalities. Why would we pick our pets any differently? It pays to know a little bit about a dog’s personality before making a lifelong commitment together. Luckily, the ASPCA has made this a little easier with Meet Your Match. This is the only program available […]

Mythbusting: Five Rumors of Early Spay & Neuter

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

So many people hold off waiting to fix their furry family members until their first heat or even their first birthday. But you shouldn’t. We are myth-busting five of those early spay and neuter rumors! MYTH: “They are too small!” TRUTH: At least eight weeks and two pounds. If your animals are in good health […]

Fosters needed

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 18, 2015 Contact: Abby Harris abby.harris@okhumane.org 405.607.899   OK Humane Needs Fosters to Prepare for Large Adoption Event Local pets need a place to crash before their big adoption day! OKLAHOMA CITY — Central Oklahoma Humane Society is calling for more fosters this week. In preparation for a large adoption event, […]

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Pit Bulls: Busting the Myths

by OK Humane July 28th, 2015

With all the myths and misconceptions about pit bulls, it is hard to keep what is fact and what is fiction straight. Why do they have such a bad reputation? What should people know before adopting a pit bull? First, let’s talk about their name. The term “pit bull” doesn’t actually refer to a specific […]

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