The Humane Society of Ventura County proudly announces the launch of its new state of the art website. 

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$5 Fridays - Nov. 7

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pet safe

The Holiday Season is a wonderful time of year but can also be dangerous for our pets. Keep these simple things in mind and you and your pet will both have a happy holiday.

Turkey Bones:
Although it may be tempting to give your pet a holiday treat, under no circumstances should they be given turkey bones. The small bones or fragments of the bones from a turkey can become lodged in your pet’s throat, stomach or intestines.

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Update on Sadie Mae


Sadie Mae has put on 85 lbs since our Humane Investigators brought her to the shelter for rehabilitation on September 17, 2014. Our investigators and kennel staff are happy to report that Sadie Mae is doing well, she has a good appetite and is gaining weight at a healthy pace. Sadie Mae is even beginning to make friends with the other mares! She has started to trust the staff and seems to enjoy her weekly baths.

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3rd Annual Purrs & Paws Holiday Boutique Fundraiser


We’re pleased to invite you to join us at the Balboa Middle School Cafeteria in Ventura for our 3rd annual Purrs & Paws Holiday Boutique.

We are now accepting new vendors but spaces are filling up fast! ***Update*** We only have a few spaces left!!!

Download the Application, call 805 646-6505 x 104 or email Heather at heatherr@hsvc.org to have the application sent. Deadline is October 31st or until all spaces are filled.

All items must be handcrafted and sold at the event by the artist. There will be a limited number of each type of craft accepted. At this time, we are not accepting anymore jewelry vendors but if you have something unique and different, please send a message with pictures for consideration!

A valid, temporary Seller’s Permit is required with the school name and address as the location. Permits will be verified prior to acceptance.

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Shelter & Adoption Location:
402 Bryant Street in Ojai