From The Blog

Helping Dogs Cope When “Normal” Returns

With most people having to self-quarantine at this time, dogs are getting used to having their family home 24/7. When things do return to “normal”, some dogs are likely to suffer a kind of shock at the sudden separation....

How to Keep Pets Safe At Home During COVID-19

Be an informed pet parent and keep your pets safe!

It's a Wonder-Fur World

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see your pet in Times Square? Or next to the Eiffel Tower? We are taking your pets on a virtual vacation! For a donation of $10, we'll transform your photo into an adventure.

COVID-19 Updates

Check here for our latest updates on COVID-19 and hours.

Why Adopt Art Contest

Calling all ages! We are inviting you to get creative and help us spread the word about being kind to pets in our community!

Pet Poison Prevention Awareness

Common household items can be toxic to pets, including foods and plants, and what to do if you suspect your pet has encountered something poisonous.

Top 10 Items to donate to your animal shelter

What's the first thing you think of donating to an animal shelter? You probably said food, right? We are very fortunate that our shelves are currently overstocked, so we want to share the other items every shelter can utilize and benefit from receiving as a donation!

Get a Valentine from a Shelter Pet

Send a Valentine's Day card from a shelter pet!

Why Pets are Better Than Dating

Crazy cat lady or that one with the dogs is not an insult and we're going to tell you why.

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We have a clowder of cats and kittens. Did you know that's what a group of cats is called? Fun fact of the day.

New Pet Merchandise

New designs added to our online store!

Emergency Planning for Pet Owners

Do you have an emergency plan for your family should a tornado or fire emergency affect your home? Does that plan include your pet? Here are some tips on how to prepare.

Myths of Foster Care

When you think foster care of animals at the shelter, there are a variety of reasons that may come to your mind as to why you don't think you would be a good foster. Here are the top myths and facts about fostering for the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society!

SFAHS Provides Assistance to Investigation

The Sioux Falls Area Humane Society assisted the Mitchell Police Department with an potential cruelty investigation involving a multitude of cats.

Check the Chip

Losing your pet can be one of the scariest things to happen to a pet owner, and it can happen in the blink of an eye.

Area Dog Friendly Businesses

Do you want to bring your dog with you to places in Sioux Falls? Check out some of these places!

Patriotic Pets Merchandise

Get your Patriotic pet gear, while giving back!

5 Tips for Summer Pet Safety

Summer has finally arrived! For people, that means swimming pools, cookouts, and family vacations. But what about our pets?

Moving With A Pet: It's Possible!

There are many reasons why animals end up at the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society. One of the most common reasons is due to a move. If you are thinking about adopting a pet or surrendering your pet due to an upcoming move, please consider the following possibilities first.