Mona's Happily Ever After

Looks like someone is enjoying getting the royal treatment! Mona, an 8-month-old Belgian Malinois, was recently surrendered to the HSVC after her previous owner could no longer care for her. Given her young age, breed, and smart personality, our staff quickly realized she had the potential to be a part of a rescue organization rather than a home.

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Thank you, Marilyn!

This is Marilyn, an 89-year-old animal lover who recently donated some cat beds she made by hand to keep our shelter cats cozy. The HSVC cats and staff thank you for your kindness, Marilyn!

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Kittens are 2 for 1 all month long!

September is Happy Cat Month! To celebrate, we are offering an adoption special on all kittens! Furry friends under the age of 1-year-old are now two for the price of one or one kitten for $100! Help us find these cuties forever homes so they can grow up to be happy cats!

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Save the Date! Rattlesnake Training

Attention outdoor adventurers! Central Coast Snake Services is hosting a Rattlesnake Safety and Handling Workshop on Saturday, September 25th, from 3-6 pm. The workshop will be held at Rock Tree Sky Learning Center in Ojai and feature hands-on training to help others learn how to humanely relocate rattlesnakes.

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HSVC Assists in Rescue of 200+ Neglected Animals

On the evening of 8/11/21, the Lockwood Valley Sheriff’s Station resident deputies received information that referenced significant animal neglect occurring in the 17000 block of Lockwood Valley Road.  The Lockwood Valley Sheriff’s Station investigated the allegations and coordinated a rescue mission for the neglected animals. 

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Thank You Dr. Kristi Gibbs and Veterinarian Dental Specialties and Oral Surgery!

Sweet girl Daisy was transferred to the HSVC through our rescue partners after being found as a stray in the Bakersfield area. During her intake examination by our veterinarian, her teeth were found to be severely decayed, several were not even pointing in the right direction! Due to the extensive dental work she required, Daisy was referred to dental specialist Dr. Kristi Gibbs (pictured above with Daisy) at Veterinarian Dental Specialties and Oral Surgery

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Keep Your Pets Safe with Vaccinations

As a pet owner, it is your responsibility to make sure your furry friends are up-to-date on their shots. Despite common belief, there are several vaccinations in addition to the Rabies vaccine that your pet needs to stay healthy and prevent life-threatening diseases. Luckily, the HSVC offers low-cost vaccinations to ensure every animal can get the care they need to live a happy and healthy life. 

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Save the Date! Ojai Nest Fest

Save the date! Join us on October 2nd, 2021 at Ojai Nest Fest, a Veterans Benefit! Our staff will be hosting a booth with information about all things HSVC. With special appearances from our shelter animals, you don't want to miss this event! Visit the Ojai Nest Fest website to buy your tickets now! Use the code hsvc10 to get 10% off!


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