Countdown to Purrs & Paws 2021

We are just two and a half weeks away from this year's Purrs & Paws event! Join us at Chaparral Auditorium on Saturday, December 4th, from 9 am - 4 pm for a day filled with holiday spirit, shopping, and fun!

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The HSVC is NOW OPEN!

Exciting news! The HSVC is officially OPEN to the public! Visitors are now welcome to stop by the Shelter, located at 402 Bryant St. in Ojai, during business hours Monday – Saturday from 10 am – 5 pm to visit the animals. We are thrilled to welcome everyone back!

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Thank You Students of Ojai Valley School!

The HSVC would like to extend a big thank you to the students of Ojai Valley School for their generous donation of over $600! Alex (pictured), Eugene (pictured), and their fellow classmates sold handmade pottery at the Ojai Day festival and donated all proceeds to our Shelter. From all of us at the HSVC, thank you for helping us make a difference in the lives of animals in need!

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Save the Date! Celebrate Giving Tuesday with Us at Ojai Valley Brewery!

Save the date! Our friends at Ojai Valley Brewery are partnering with the HSVC to host a dog-friendly event in celebration of Giving Tuesday! Join us on Tuesday, November 30th, from 5 - 8 pm for a night of animal-loving fun to benefit the HSVC!

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Keep Your Pets Safe! Rattlesnake Avoidance Training for Dogs

It's never too late to train your dog how to stay safe in the wilderness! Our friends at Ma & Paw Canine Training Services are hosting a second training day for Rattlesnake safety on November 20th in Ojai. The cost is $185. Visit their website to register!


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Five Dollar Friday - Help Dogs Like Jerry!

In October of 2019, Humane Officers were called to investigate a claim of abuse and neglect of a German Shepherd. Our Officers arrived at the property and found the German Shepherd, now known as Jerry, living in terrible conditions and extremely emaciated. They immediately impounded Jerry and placed him into protective custody.

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The Winners of Our Halloween Pet Costume Contest Are...

The HSVC is very excited to announce the winners of our online Halloween Pet Costume Contest! Congratulations to Duncan the Dachshund for taking home the gold in our Dog category as a pawsitively adorable FedEx driver!

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Giving Season is Here! Help Support the HSVC

The holidays are a time where we open our hearts and wallets to help others in need. For nonprofits, the most important day during this season is Giving Tuesday. The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving each year, Giving Tuesday is a global movement that encourages people to give back to organizations that do good in their own community.

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