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Resale Store is main funding for humane society shelter

Did you know that our Resale Store, located at 501 W. Main St., is our main source of funding for the Humane Society of Central Arizona shelter?

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A look back at 2016 — time flies when you’re saving lives

Wow! I can’t believe another year has gone by already. Time sure does fly when you’re saving lives. 2016 was a good year for us here at the Humane Society of Central Arizona.

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Humane Society urges you to consider adopting a pit bull

You should adopt a pit bull!  Yes, you read that right. Over two years ago, I embarked on an epic journey long before I ever worked for the shelter.

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Make tax-deductible donations to Humane Society by Dec. 31

Here at the Humane Society of Central Arizona, we take great pride in our mission, “To provide shelter and compassionate care for animals who are lost, abandoned or homeless.”

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Keep pets safe from holiday hazards and winter weather

Adoption Options

While it isn’t “officially” winter yet, the temperature has dropped and the frigid air is upon us. This is the most critical time of year to bring your pets inside!

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Celebrating National Mutt Day

Adoption Options

December 2nd is National Mutt Day! When I looked up the word “mutt” in the dictionary, Merriam-Webster was so rude! 

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Donate to local humane society on Giving Tuesday

Adoption Options

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, GIVING TUESDAY.  Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving back designed to combat the sometimes excessive greed of the holiday season.

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Reminders for a pet-safe Thanksgiving celebration

Adoption Options

Thanksgiving is an eventful holiday for many people. From all the delicious food you make and eat, to spending time with family and showing your thanks for all the blessings in your life, this is one of the busier holidays we celebrate.

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DJ Craig’s images of birds at Green Valley Park win in state wildlife photography contest

Payson photographer Craig Miller this year won a nature photography award and two honorable mentions from the Arizona Game and Fish Department for images of eagles, egrets and osprey, mostly shot at the Green Valley Park lakes.

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Conference leads to realization that worship is rehab for sinners

Firm Foundations

Most often when one thinks of worship, one may have memories of large choirs with various octave ranges in voice singing in harmony ... particularly and oftentimes during the Christmas and Easter season.

Market on the Move is stomping out food waste

Get ready for a new way to get your fruits and veggies — MOM. Actually, that’s the acronym for Market on the Move, but moms always wanted to get more fruits and veggies into their kids anyway.

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Searching for gold on the Arizona Trail

Still looking for that magical fall color, the Payson Packer C Group met on a cool Tuesday morning to head north to Pine.

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Community Gardeners feast on bounty

After a year of hard work, Payson Community Gardeners gather each year to celebrate their harvest and good works. At the dinner, the gardeners had much to celebrate. “We donated 9,000 pounds to the food banks this year,” said Garden secretary Linda Croy.

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Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

November 6-12 is National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week. This week was designed to celebrate local animal shelters and help in their efforts. All of us at HSCAZ have created a list of ways to celebrate:

Payson won't waive fees for Expedition Church

Worried it would set an unfair precedent, the Payson Town Council recently elected not to waive fees for a church to set up a coffee shop.

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