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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30 May 2023

Don't Miss Out on Tickets For Our 91st Birthday Dinner!

By Humane Society of Ventura County

   We're less than two weeks away from our 91st birthday bash weekend extravaganza! All are invited to join us on Friday, June 9th, from 6 - 9 pm for BBQ & Brews, a ticketed fundraiser dinner to celebrate HSVC's 91st birthday and benefit animals in need. Festivities will continue on Saturday, June 10th, from 11 am - 2 pm with a FREE community celebration at the shelter. See below for more details about this exciting birthday weekend! Reminder, ticket sales for BBQ & Brews close on Monday, June 5th, so don't delay buying your tickets today!

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30 May 2023

Kelly's Lot to Perform at BBQ & Brews

By Humane Society of Ventura County

We are thrilled to announce that Kelly's Lot will be performing at our BBQ & Brews 91st Birthday Bash fundraiser dinner! With 16 albums and national and international touring, Kelly's Lot presents their music in a stripped-down format. Their latest release, 'Where and When' is an acoustic, classic, and traditional Blues release recorded live to tape and features original songs by band members Kelly and Perry with covers by Howlin' Wolf, Ma Rainey, Lovie Austin and Robert Johnson. Bringing their Folk and Roots/Rock to the Blues keeps Kelly's Lot faithful to their style and passion they have presented for 28 years. Don't miss out on your chance to see Kelly's Lot live! Click the button below for more information about the event and to purchase your ticket today. For just $75, you get to enjoy live music under the stars, a delicious BBQ buffet dinner (vegan and vegetarian options available), unlimited beer and wine, and more to support shelter animals in need! Get Tickets  

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24 May 2023

Pet Pantry Donations Needed!

By Humane Society of Ventura County

Many pet owners experience financial instability while caring for their beloved animals. HSVC lends a helping hand to those in need by offering free pet food through our many Pet Pantry programs. You can help us keep pets out of shelters and in their forever homes by donating pet food to support these 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 to donate now.  Support Pet Pantry  

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