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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 Rescues 17 Dogs from Unlicensed Breeder in Oregon County

Today, the Humane Society of Missouri’s (HSMO) Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) removed 17 dogs from the residence of an unlicensed breeder and repeat offender in Oregon County, Missouri.

HSMO Awarded Custody of 55 Dogs Rescued from Franklin County

The dogs, mostly Basset Hounds, will be made available for adoption individually after continued treatment and rehabilitation. {{ vc_btn: title=GIVE+NOW%21&align=center&button_block=true&link=url%3Ahttp%253A%252F%252Fmember.hsmo.org%252Fsite%252FDonation2%253Fdf_id%253D9780%2526mfc_pref%253DT%25269780.donation%253Dform1%2526s_src%253Dblog1%7C%7Ctarget%3A%2520_blank%7C&el_class=button-blue }} The Humane Society of Missouri (HSMO) has been awarded custody of 55 dogs rescued last month from a substandard breeder in Franklin County, Mo. by a Franklin County Circuit Court judge.  The dogs, mostly [...]

Latest news on horses rescued in horse trailer accident

{{ vc_btn: title=GIVE+NOW%21&align=center&button_block=true&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fsecure2.convio.net%252Fhsmo%252Fsite%252FDonation2%253Fdf_id%253D9841%2526mfc_pref%253DT%25269841.donation%253Dform1%2526s_src%253Dhsmolp%7C%7Ctarget%3A%2520_blank%7C&el_class=button-blue }} We wanted to provide an update on the horses involved in the tragic tractor-trailer accident last month. First, some very good news – Longmeadow Rescue Ranch has secured ownership of these horses that were being transported to slaughter.  Never again will they face that dreadful fate! Fifteen horses survived the horrific [...]