HSR in the News


Daily Sentinel

Pet Photo ContestThe 2016 Daily Sentinel Annual Pet Photo Contest was a complete success. There were hundreds of entries and thousands of votes.  The photos were adorable and very creative.  A portion of the proceeds go to the Humane Society of Rome and this year the Rome Daily Sentinel presented a check for over $3000.  Thank you Rome Daily Sentinel and to all that entered and voted!




Teddy’s Raises the Woof

Teddy's Raise the WoofBig thanks to Teddy’s Restaurant for hosting last week’s dinner fundraiser, “Raise The Woof”. The mouthwatering event raised $1,336 for the animals of HSR. Our thanks to everyone who supported the annual event!





RFA Fundraiser

RFA 1RFA’s 9th Grade Social Studies Class did a month long fundraiser for the Humane Society of Rome.  The students made posters and learned about the humane treatment of animals and why it is important to volunteer in the community.  Through many different avenues the class raised $789 for the Humane Society and expressed that they want to do even better next year.  Thank you to the students and staff at RFA for your support!




Williams Fence

Williams FenceA Great Big Heartfelt THANK YOU to Dan Williams and his crew from Williams Fence of Deansboro who donated their time and service on Saturday, June 4th.   Dan and his crew repaired and replaced  dog kennel gates throughout the shelter. The dogs send you great big kisses!!!  Thanks so mutts.