MarsCon was a Smashing Success

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Since 2002, MarsCon has supported the pets at Heritage Humane Society with their annual event. This year was no different, and we are so thankful. These kind people raised more than $3,500 for our pets through their Charity Auction and Throne of Foam, and, some pets were adopted too! What a huge success. Thank you to all that made this … Read More

Wrapping Up Dogs of DoG Street


What a day Saturday turned out to be! An estimated 2,000 people and 700 dogs made their way to Colonial Williamsburg for the second annual Dogs of Dog Street. First and foremost, we want to thank Colonial Williamsburg for again hosting this awesome event. With their support and the generous donations from those who came to the event, we were … Read More

Adoptable Dog Molly Appears on WMBG AM 740

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On Tuesday, October 11, Heritage Humane Society conducted an interview on WMBG AM 740 about our adoptable dog Molly, a 1-year-old Labrador Retriever/Pitbull mix. Learn more about Molly by watching the video below. If you missed The Heritage Humane Update today here is our video portion of this segment. Thanks to Hatley Mason and Mermaid Books! Posted by Williamsburg’s Radio Station … Read More

Dogs of DoG Street is This Saturday!

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It’s almost time, everybody! The much-anticipated Dogs of Dog Street event is taking place this Saturday in Colonial Williamsburg. Here’s what you need to know in advance of the Historic Triangle’s largest dog walk: Donations to Heritage Humane Society – Those interested in attending Dogs of DoG Street are strongly encouraged to bring a donation for Heritage Humane Society. Cash donations … Read More

Adoptable Dog Steve Appears on WMBG AM 740

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On Tuesday, October 4, Heritage Humane Society conducted an interview on WMBG AM 740 about our adoptable dog Steve, a 2-year-old hound. Learn more about Steve by watching the video below. The animals are gossiping over at The Heritage Humane Society. Word on the animal shelter street is WMBG Radio is the place to help find your “furever” home. Tye Hodges … Read More

Adoptable Dog Lucy Appears on WMBG AM 740

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 On Tuesday, September 27, Heritage Humane Society conducted an interview on WMBG AM 740 about our adoptable dog Lucy, a 10-month-old terrier/pitbull mix. Learn more about Lucy by watching the video below. Meet Lucy form Tuesday’s Heritage Humane Update. Check out our video and help us find Lucy a “furever” home. Posted by Williamsburg’s Radio Station AM 740 WMBG on … Read More

HHS Promotes Dogs of DoG Street on Hampton Roads Show

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Today, Heritage Humane Society and Colonial Williamsburg made a joint appearance on The Hampton Roads Show to promote the upcoming Dogs of DoG Street event on October 15. Watch the video of our appearance below! If you want to learn more about Dogs of DoG Street, check out the Facebook event page.

Photos from Drool in the Pool 2016 are Posted

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We want to extend our thanks to James City County Parks and Recreation and the Auxiliary members, volunteers, WMBG and Philip Newbery,  and vendors who made Saturday’s Drool in the Pool event a success. Thanks to their help, we were able to raise more than $2,000 for the shelter and give 131 dogs the opportunity to beat the summer heat! … Read More

Heritage Humane Society to Host 5th Annual Make Pars for Pets Golf Classic

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After a wildly successful tournament last year that raised roughly $30,000, Heritage Humane Society is excited to announce the 5th Annual Make Par for Pets Golf Classic presented by Chesapeake Bank on Monday, September 19, 2016 at Colonial Heritage Golf Club at 1 p.m. The individual golf registration fee is $100 and includes greens fees, cart rental, a boxed lunch, … Read More