Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary Blog

Our blog is an informative and useful tool we use to share stories, events, and important details pertaining to our mission of helping find loving owners of dogs and cats in need of adoption in and around Charleston, SC. Please keep up with our story to help the mission and to keep saving animals lives.

Meet Laura & Bobby

Meet Laura & Bobby

At Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary, our mission to provide love and care to our animal residents is only made possible through the dedication and passion of our team members. One such remarkable individual is Laura Tudor, who not only works part-time with us but also...

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Father’s Day E-Cards

Father’s Day E-Cards

This Father’s Day, say “I Love You” With Hallie Hill Dad showed you how to be a good and kind person, so he will surely appreciate you giving the gift of health and happiness to some deserving animals in his name!Give the Gift of Sanctuary

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Thank you for a Great Putting for Paws

Thank you for a Great Putting for Paws

From all of us at Hallie Hill, we want to extend a heartfelt thank you for breaking out your clubs to golf with us atPutting for Paws 2024! The Links at Stono Ferry is an amazing course with excellent staff, and it was the perfect place to tee up for a tournament in...

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Support Our Bridge the Gap Fundraiser

Support Our Bridge the Gap Fundraiser

We are seeking animal lovers to participate in the Cooper River Bridge Run on April 6 on behalf of Hallie Hill. The Bridge the Gap fundraiser encourages race participants to combine good health with good deeds by raising funds for the Sanctuary during the race. Funds...

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Volunteer Space Organization

Volunteer Space Organization

We have a new space for volunteer supplies! Thank you, Michele G., for your superb organizational skills of all of our dog enrichment supplies! People and dogs will benefit! Don’t forget to sign up on signup.com, sign in when you arrive, and wear your nametag.  ...

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17 Weird and Wonderful Ways Your Dog Says They Love You

17 Weird and Wonderful Ways Your Dog Says They Love You

Our dogs have a unique and charming way of expressing their love. Whether it's a gentle nuzzle, a joyful bark, or the irresistible warmth of a furry cuddle, our dogs have a language of love that goes beyond words. With Valentine's Day coming up and February being the...

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5 Ways You Can Help a New Dog Settle at Home

5 Ways You Can Help a New Dog Settle at Home

If you have recently adopted a puppy or an older dog, then helping them settle into their new home is a top priority. Here are some helpful tips: Give them space - There can be a lot of change in a short period of time for newly adopted dogs. Set them up somewhere...

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Volunteer Updates

Volunteer Updates

We are so excited about everything coming up at the sanctuary this year. We will expand our volunteer program by continuing to welcome new volunteers, adding new sign-up opportunities with cats and dogs as well as other opportunities such as maintenance and clerical...

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Changes Coming in January

Changes Coming in January

As 2023 draws to a close, we are already looking forward and planning for growth in 2024. Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary has been serving the local community for over 35 years, and our Board of Directors feels it is time to expand our programs and services so that we...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Josh Taber and Donna Gamble

Volunteer Spotlight: Josh Taber and Donna Gamble

Josh Taber and Donna Gamble are a dynamic duo who have been volunteering regularly on Sundays to clean and improve Hallie Hill's beautiful cemetery, Angels' Crossing. It is a big job to maintain Angels' Crossing. Josh and Donna do the necessary maintenance, like...

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10 Tips to Pet Proof Your Christmas Tree

10 Tips to Pet Proof Your Christmas Tree

With the festive holiday season here, the joy of decorating our homes for Christmas fills the air. While the twinkling lights and hanging ornaments on the Christmas tree bring warmth and cheer, it also presents a potential playground for our furry friends. As pet...

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GivingTuesday: How To Help Hallie Hill On November 28

GivingTuesday: How To Help Hallie Hill On November 28

On GivingTuesday, November 28, we are accepting donations to help care for the 200-plus animals that call the sanctuary home. GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement to help people and organizations transform their communities and the world. It is the beginning...

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Thanksgiving Foods To Share With Your Dogs

Thanksgiving Foods To Share With Your Dogs

Thanksgiving is the time to be grateful and share a meal with those you love, including your pups. We know they will be begging for some snacks as you are cooking, and a lot of people food is not good for them, so here's a list of Thanksgiving foods and ingredients...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Gerard DeCocker

Volunteer Spotlight: Gerard DeCocker

Gerard DeCocker is a volunteer in our ‘Barn Buddies’ program. He loves to visit with our barn dogs, especially Lolly, Edna, and Dixie. Gerry always brings a smile to our face, especially when he shows up with donuts for everyone to enjoy (except the dogs, of course!)...

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