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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...

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...

Fall Gift Auction

Fall Gift Auction

Another Fun Gift Auction! We're holding our 4th online gift auction November 11th thru the 14th and we hope you'll participate!  We hoped to go back to our, "BIG one" that's been held every year for decades now in person, but with more restrictions coming down from...

In Loving Memory July

In Loving Memory July

In loving memory of those who have passed this month Barbara Dmiczak from Mariann & James Barker, Camarillo, CA Brian Wilson from Jill Trainor, Frenchtown, NJ Brittani Kramer from Butch Kramer, Lakewood, NJ Caesar from:- Jan Loigu-Peterson, Point Pleasant Boro,...

Humane Heroes July 2021

Humane Heroes July 2021

Thanks to our Humane Heroes from July 2021! A Lemonade Stand to Help Animals... All of us at Associated Humane Societies want to send out our thanks and appreciation to one of the smallest of Humane Heroes, Miles.  This 7 year old friend to animals set up a lemonade...