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Yoga in the Park!

Yoga in the Park!

Stretch with the Animals in Popcorn Park!Yoga is happening Sunday, Sept. 19th at 10:00 am at Popcorn Park Animal Refuge.  We hope you'll join us!  Our friends at This is Yoga NJ are hosting yoga in our Refuge once again to benefit our animals here at Associated Humane...

Emaciated Puppy Tied to Pole in Newark Needs your Help

Emaciated Puppy Tied to Pole in Newark Needs your Help

Found tied to a pole and emaciated, Petunia needs your helpAssociated Humane Societies is offering a $1500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual that committed the heinous act of cruelty against a sweet, defenseless puppy in...

August 2021 Humane Heroes

August 2021 Humane Heroes

Junior Humane Heroes Rock!All of us at AHS/Popcorn Park would like to send out a HUGE thank you to Junior Humane Hero- Matthew Jones and the Jones Family of Manahawkin!  The Jones Family adopted our sweet little stray pup, Sunni, back in May, and they've been...

August 2021 Humane News

August 2021 Humane News

Fall is in the air, ushered in by our August issue! Fall is in the air, ushered in by our August issue! Meet our latest rescues – Lily, a little lady needing urgent care; Buddha, a big boy needing lifesaving surgery; and Curly, a tiny fellow abandoned in his cage in...

Senior Pups Looking for Loving Home after Owner Passes

Senior Pups Looking for Loving Home after Owner Passes

AHS Performs Lifesaving Surgery for Senior Pups For families with older pets, there's always that lingering dread of, "that day" coming.  The older they get, the more you do all that you can to keep them healthy and happy for as long as possible.  When a tough...

Slow Down and Move Over

Slow Down and Move Over

Safety Day at Popcorn Park! Please join us on Saturday, Sept. 18th from 9am to 2pm for Safety Day at AHS/Popcorn Park!  There will be a re-dedication of our turtle enclosure in loving memory of NJ State Police Officer Mark Castellano, who was struck and killed while...

Celebrating Sonny’s Life on World Elephant Day

Celebrating Sonny’s Life on World Elephant Day

This Year we Celebrate The 20th Anniversary of Sonny the Elephant Most of us come into this world in a loving family.  There we are nurtured and protected, and we grow in adulthood.  Sonny was no different.  He too had a family but his freedom and his family in his...

Save-A-Life Sweepstakes

Enter our 2021 Annual Save-A-Life Sweepstakes! At long last, we are returning to life as we knew it! This past year has seen so much of our lives upended. We want to thank you for supporting us through it all. Despite the many challenges we faced, we still had an...

AHS Rescues Bahama Dogs

AHS Rescues Bahama Dogs

Humane Heroes June 2021Guimo, Available for Adoption!It seems it isn't always, "better in the Bahamas"..... At least it wasn't for these dogs, that were living on their own, fending for themselves and getting what scraps they could from kind-hearted people.  They're...

AHS Adoption Event!

AHS Adoption Event!

Meet our Newark Adoptables at Pet Supplies Plus! Please join us on Saturday, August 21st from 12pm to 3pm at Pet Supplies Plus, Berkeley Heights, to meet your new best friend!  Our beautiful adoptables from AHS Newark will be ready to greet you with wagging tails at...