What We Do

The Humane Society of Ventura County is a compassionate care shelter and non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and adoption of animals in need throughout Ventura County.

Our mission statement is, “The Humane Society of Ventura County is dedicated to promoting the health, safety, welfare, compassionate care and protection of all animals through education and community outreach programs.”

HSVC Cares!

The Humane Society of Ventura County’s HSVC Cares program increases outreach efforts by supplying free pet food, offering low to no-cost pet vaccinations, and providing low to no-cost spay and neuter surgery to communities in need. 

Free Pet Food

At the Humane Society of Ventura County, we want to help keep animals out of shelters and in thei...


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31 Mar 2023

Staff and Volunteers Honor Laurie Adams' Memory with Pack Walk

By Humane Society of Ventura County

    Staff and volunteers gathered Friday morning to partake in an all shelter pack walk to honor Laurie Adams, a beloved HSVC volunteer who passed away in early February of this year. Laurie's husband, Roger, and her two fur children Beau and Luke were also in attendance. It was the largest pack walk in shelter history and the perfect way to honor a truly special individual. 

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30 Mar 2023

Help Us Feed Hungry Animals!

By Humane Society of Ventura County

Here at the HSVC, we want to do everything we can to help keep pets out of shelters and in their forever homes. One big way we do this is by providing free pet food to those in nee. Out Pet Pantry programs offer free pet food in a variety of ways to help keep animals happy and healthy throughout our community. You can help us accomplish this mission by donating pet food to support our Pet Pantry programs. Your contribution will help keep our Pet Pantry stocked so we can continue offering free food to hungry furry friends. Click the button below you shop our Pet Pantry Amazon Wishlist, or visit the Pet Pantry page on our website to learn more.  Shop Our Wishlist

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28 Mar 2023

HSVC's Outreach Van Gets a Makeover

By Humane Society of Ventura County

  The HSVC is thrilled to finally show off our freshly wrapped Outreach van! The design features key information about the shelter and several of our favorite furry friends including Milo, Ellie, Wendy Nova, and Mac. This project has been ongoing for several months, and we could not be more excited with the results. Thank you to our friends at Rubberneck Signs for doing such an amazing job!

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We appreciate your donations any time of year! As a private nonprofit, we rely entirely on the ge...