Owner claimouts and Microchip owner information

Posted: Jan 26, 2022

Imagine this scenario: a stray dog comes into PHS, we scan it for a microchip and find one. We look up the information on the microchip, and get the owner information. Attempt to contact the owner with no success (number not in service, no answer, and no voicemail, etc.). Another person comes in, looking for their dog, wantin... continue reading

Revised services for COVID precautions

Posted: Sep 10, 2021

Due to the increase in COVID cases and in order to keep our customers and employees safe, PHS is implementing the following curbside services starting September 11, 2021:Stray Intakes, Return to Owner, Cremations, Licenses, Microchipping, Donations/Memorials, For adoptions, we encourage you to look on our website first and se... continue reading

Pet Scams

Posted: Apr 16, 2021

PHS has received 2 phone calls in the last month for people who have been scammed by someone posing as a Siberian cat breeder. They were both told that the breeder was in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. One avoided paying any money because they called PHS first. The second person, unfortunately, paid for the cat and will most likely n... continue reading

Statement Regarding Lost and Found animals

Posted: Apr 5, 2021

A few recent situations have prompted us to get some information out that we feel is very important for the community to know and be aware of. This post is a bit long, however we ask that you read it in its entirety.First, we at PHS want to express our appreciation for everyone in our amazing community who posts about stray a... continue reading

Walk/Run to raise money for PHS

Posted: Mar 5, 2021

Take a walk and help the animals!ResQwalk is a free mobile app that lets you raise money and resources for your favorite animal welfare organization, and all you have to do is walk! You don't have to walk a dog, you can use it when you are walking, running, or even hiking. Throughout the year, we'll announce a ResQp... continue reading

Behind the scenes - Dog Impound

Posted: Feb 19, 2021

Even though some people joke and call our shelter "doggie jail", we like to think of it more like a hotel. We have kennels set up in our dog impound area, ready at all times for our guests. They get a cozy blanket, toys and a few treats, plus a bowl of water. These kennels are sanitized between guests. During their stay, dogs... continue reading

Tails of Joy!

Posted: Feb 17, 2021

Did you know that you can now add your own Tail of Joy to our website? To do this, simply click Sign Up at the upper right hand corner of the page. Fill in your information along with a password. Once you receive an email to confirm your registration, you can login and click "Post Your Pet Story". Add a picture along with a "... continue reading

New Hours

Posted: Jul 20, 2020 Updated:Nov 9, 2020

Starting Monday, July 20 PHS will be open from 11 am to 5 pm Monday thru Friday, and 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. These will be our new permanent hours! We will start allowing volunteers to come and walk the dogs, and ask that you come in before the heat of the day. We typically won't allow dogs to go on walks if the... continue reading

COVID 19 Update

Posted: Mar 22, 2020 Updated:Nov 9, 2020

As members of our community prepare and take extra measure to ensure that this pandemic does not reach the Panhandle area, we want to keep everyone up to date and informed on what is happening with the animals in our shelter. Currently we are attempting to get all available animals in the building adopted out to loving famili... continue reading