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Volunteer Central

HSMO volunteers have been making a difference in the lives of animals for decades. With more than 74,000 hours served last year, this dedicated team is busier than ever! Thank you for sharing your time and talents and helping give second chances to pets in need.

HSMO’s Animal Cruelty Task Force Rescues 19 Mastiffs From Hickory County

Over the weekend, HSMO’s Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) conducted a rescue of 19 dogs and puppies, all mastiff breeds, including many puppies as young as 1 week old, from the facility of an unlicensed breeder in Urbana, Missouri. The rescue was coordinated in conjunction with the Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) and the Missouri Attorney General’s office. This is …

Give STL Day is May 5!

Early giving for Give STL Day is open! Every Give STL Day donation will rescue and shelter homeless and abandoned pets, provide medical care for those that are sick and injured; and help give second chances for thousands of deserving animals. With the help of our community, HSMO can provide lifesaving treatments for animals in need like Lincoln. HSMO provides …

Vote for Drac in Bar K’s Rescue Madness!

Bar K Rescue Madness is an online tournament to raise awareness for animal rescue in St. Louis. Sixteen local rescues have each selected one incredible ADOPTABLE all-star to compete for your vote! Winning dogs will move onto the next round, The Final Fur, and eventually, the Tournament Championship, which will be held as an online event on Sunday, April 10. Teams …