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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.

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08 Dec 2015

Thank You To Our Supporters!

By Franki Williams

Thank you to everyone who attended this past Sunday's 29th annual Santa Paws event here in Ojai. We had over one hundred guests at this years event! Thank you all for your patience amidst a longer then usual wait-all for a great cause!  

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08 Dec 2015

Pet of the Week - Figaro

By Franki Williams

Help us find our dear Figaro a home for the holidays! Figaro was abandoned at the shelter back at the end of August. Figaro is a very sweet and handsome cat who we estimate is about 6 years old. 

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08 Dec 2015

Keep Your Pets Safe This Holiday Season!

By Franki Williams

The holidays are filled with festivities, family, food and, of course, our beloved furry friends. During this magical and occasionally hectic time, it’s important to watch out for hazards that could harm your pet.

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03 Dec 2015

Santa Paws, Holiday Craft Fair & Bake Sale - This Sunday!

By Franki Williams

Sunday, 12/06, 10-3. 402 Bryant St. in Ojai.  Be part of a Ventura County tradition! This year marks the 29th annual Santa Paws event to raise much needed funds for animals in need through out the area. Get a festive holiday photo with you and your pets while supporting your local no-kill shelter! 

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01 Dec 2015

Pet of the Week - Meet Baby!

By Franki Williams

This stunner is Baby! Baby was brought in as a stray on November 5th and sadly was never claimed. She is a slim brown and white Boxer and we estimate that she is 5 years old. Baby is very sweet and has wonderful manners. 

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01 Dec 2015

Walnuts Are Here!

By Franki Williams

Walnuts are here, let the holidays begin! A very special thank you to Black Mountain Ranch for their donation of walnuts-in-the-shell grown locally right here in upper Ojai!

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25 Nov 2015

It's The Season For Giving!

By Franki Williams

This young lady is Bella. Bella has been an advocate for animals in need for quite some time and last week she stopped by the shelter with her father Charles with an amazing donation!

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25 Nov 2015

Thank You To Our Volunteers!

By Franki Williams

We would like to give a huge thank you to all of the volunteers who worked for over 5 weeks to fix up our dog yards. In addition to putting up new metal panels, they spruced up our jump pen with new supports and painted all of the paneling with a lovely non-toxic blue-grey paint!