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, through shelter, adoptions, programs, and services, boldly ensures the welfare of animals in Ventura County.

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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26 Sep 2023

Make a Difference this October!

By Humane Society of Ventura County

    October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month AND Subaru Loves Pets Month! There's no better time to bring home a furry friend in need! We will be spotlighting many of our adoptable shelter dogs throughout the month on social media, plus offering adoption specials to help deserving shelter pups find their forever homes! The HSVC will also be partnering with our friends at Kirby Subaru Ventura to host a vaccination clinic and adoption event in celebration of Subaru Loves Pets Month. We hope to see you there!

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25 Sep 2023

HSVC Attends CSUCI Community Engagement Fair ‘23

By Angie Sagliani

  California State University of Channel Islands (CSUCI) hosted a Community Engagement Fair for their student body in early September. This was the first time HSVC attended the event at the CI campus along with about 40 other local nonprofits and student clubs. The wonderful team at the Center for Community Engagement sent us a special invitation to participate. The fair proved to be a great opportunity to showcase programs, volunteering opportunities, and the educational partnership with CSUCI.    

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18 Sep 2023

And the Winners are...

By Humane Society of Ventura County

We received so many furtastic photo entries into our Woofs, Hooves, and Whiskers Calendar Contest! Thanks to our contest participants, voters, and an additional $1,000 sponsor from our friends at Kirby Subaru, we were able to surpass our fundraising goal of $10,000! 

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