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Staff Spotlight: Alyssa Pusecker, Foster Coordinator Assistant

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Foster Coordinator Assistant Alyssa Pusecker joined the OK Humane team in October of 2013. Alyssa moved to Oklahoma City from Ohio in 2013. “I moved here and had no connections in Oklahoma, but I knew I wanted to become involved in the community and do something that I could feel good about while helping others,” said Alyssa. […]

Letter from the President

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Dear Friends, It’s hard to believe that we’re already halfway through 2014, but it’s exciting to look back and see what OK Humane has been able to accomplish so far this year. With more than 25,000 unwanted pets entering the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter last year, we’re committed to doing everything we can to work with our partners at the shelter […]

Foster a pet, save a life, complete a family

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Are you in need of a feline or canine friend, but aren’t quite ready for the commitment of adoption? Do you want to help complete families one pet at a time? If you answered yes to either of these questions, consider becoming a foster parent for OK Humane. Last year, OK Humane was able to find homes […]

Nominate your pet hero

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Have you adopted a pet from an Oklahoma rescue (or know someone who has) that inspired you by surviving seemingly insurmountable odds, saving the life of a human or other animal or by providing service to the community? The Pet Hero Award celebrates heroic efforts in surviving seemingly insurmountable odds, saving the life of a human […]

You can help pets like Waylon and Guy

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

  Food, medicine, kitty litter and vaccinations are just a few of the items that are needed to properly care for the pets that come into our programs. These supplies cost money, and with the number of homeless animals in need of a foster home rising during the summer months, we also see an increase […]

The Fourth of July: Keeping your pets safe

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

The Fourth of July is filled with parades, cookouts, games and more. In the evening, we get to enjoy fireworks displays – a stunning way to end a fun filled celebration of America’s independence. However, for pet owners across the country, July 4th is a holiday where your pets are trembling and terrified. In fact, […]

Summer Heat

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Summer is one of the deadliest times of year for dogs and cats in our community. With rising temperatures, overheating and dehydration become a severe threat to pets. Dogs are particularly vulnerable, especially if they escape from their yards, become lost and need help. With spring’s higher birth rate, significantly more animals are brought into […]

Precious, Not Parents: A Spay/Neuter Special for Puppies and Kittens

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Update: All of the slots for this special have been filled! PetSmart Charities® is sponsoring the “Precious, Not Parents” campaign, which offers $20 spay/neuter surgeries for puppies and kittens under 6 months old. They may be just babies, but kittens as young as 4 months and puppies as young as 5 months are old enough […]

Social Networking with your pets

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

In this high-tech society, it makes sense that pet owners would find virtual communities to share stories and exchange information. You might even say social media is trending in the world of pets and their owners. Retailers, vets and charities that support animals are also harnessing the power of social media to help keep pet […]

Hope After the Storm Tornado Book Now Available for Purchase

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Purchase your copy of OK Humane’s new book, Hope After the Storm, today!   Hope After the Storm is a 60-page coffee table book that was produced as a collaborative effort by Ad2OKC and OK Humane. The book chronicles tales of hope, courage and the unbreakable bond between pets and their people in the aftermath of the tornadoes that […]

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Staff Spotlight: Alyssa Pusecker, Foster Coordinator Assistant

by OK Humane July 23rd, 2014

Foster Coordinator Assistant Alyssa Pusecker joined the OK Humane team in October of 2013. Alyssa moved to Oklahoma City from Ohio in 2013. “I moved here and had no connections in Oklahoma, but I knew I wanted to become involved in the community and do something that I could feel good about while helping others,” said Alyssa. […]

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