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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Latest News
30 Jan 2023

Volunteer Spotlight: Victoria Pearson

By Humane Society of Ventura County

   The HSVC would like to shine a spotlight on volunteer photographer Victoria Pearson and the amazing work she does with our shelter dogs! A longtime volunteer and lover of animals, Victoria has been donating her skills as a professional photographer to the HSVC for years. She uses a simplistic style with an emphasis on natural light to showcase our animals' stunning good looks and unique personalities. The results speak for themselves!

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27 Jan 2023

Find Your Purrfect Match this Valentine's Day!

By Humane Society of Ventura County

  Attention cat lovers! We want to help you find the purrfect companion this upcoming Valentine's Day, so we're offering a cat adoption special! All kitty adoptions will be half-priced at just $60 now through February 14th. Our shelter cats all knead loving homes, and you knead a meow-entine, it's a win-win for everyone!

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23 Jan 2023

HSVC Now Hiring for Finance Director Position

By Humane Society of Ventura County

We're hiring! The HSVC is excited to share that we are now hiring for a Finance Director! This proactive individual will provide fiscal and financial analysis, manage banking and external audit relationships, and more to support the shelter and its mission. If you have a passion for finance, accounting, and animal welfare, we want you on our team! Visit our careers page for more information or click the button below to apply online! Apply Now  

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