News/Education

Education

One of the main missions of the Humane Society of North Iowa is to help educate the public on how to provide the best care for their pets.  We also provide information on other animal welfare issues, legislative issues affecting animals, and other pertinent information.

Frequently Asked Questions:
Following are questions and topics we are asked about most frequently.  Click on the question for more information on each topic:

Re-homing a found animal or pet: What do I do?

Low Cost Spay/Neuter: What are my options?

 

Current News and Information:

Humane Society warns of using Craig’s List to re-home pets: Link

Fireworks freak out furry friends!  Keep your pets safe this 4th of July!  Click here for more info.

Do you have a new puppy?  Need some advice? Check out the:  Puppy_Manual

Helping an animal that’s locked in a hot car

Tips for DOG owners: Basic Training-Dogs

Tips for CAT owners: Litter Box Behaviors

Tips for CAT owners:  Bringing Home A New Cat

Disaster Preparedness for Your Pet

Humane Society of North Iowa builds four new dog runs; Dogs go nuts!  (click on link for full story)

Random Thoughts: A message from the cat….

The 11.6 MILLION reasons to spay or neuter your cat!

Low Cost Spay and Neuter Options

Executive Director, Sybil Soukup, was interviewed recently by KIMT News Channel 3 about the difference between the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and the Humane Society of North Iowa (HSNI) Click here to watch video

Keep your pet safe during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday by reading: Thanksgiving Threats!

Keeping Your Adopted Pet Healthy (from the AMVA)

Keep Your Cat Happy Indoors (from HSUS)

Adoption vs. “Free”

Benefits of Spay/Neuter for Cats and Dogs