Success Stories

  • Success Stories - A Home For Harold

    Posted by · May 10, 2016 3:17 PM


    Harold was originally brought to the shelter by Humane Officer Vail with 3 other dogs, including two Belgian Malinois our supporters may remember, last December. Though an absolute love Harold had never been taught any manners. A trainer was brought in and Harold was a very quick learner! 

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  • Success Stories - A New Family for Mona!

    Posted by · May 03, 2016 2:01 PM


    We are so happy for sweet Mona who joined the King family last week! Antwon, Kendra, Aaliyah, & Alaina first met Mona at last weeks 805 Save Lives Adoption Event at Ventura Harbor. 

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  • Success stories - Happy Tails Capone!

    Posted by · April 26, 2016 2:31 PM


    Last Saturday we cheered as Jack (previously Capone) left in the arms of his new family. Jack was originally brought to the HSVC by our Humane Officers alongside three other dogs in the middle of August.

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  • Congratulations Fred!

    Posted by · March 29, 2016 1:11 PM


    We have wonderful news! Long time senior resident and shelter sweetheart Fred has found a home after being at the shelter since July 1st of last year! Fred was left tied up with another dog, Ethel, at the storage facility next door-both clearly abandoned and severely overweight.

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  • A New Life For Lucky!

    Posted by · March 08, 2016 1:10 PM · 3 reactions


    Little Lucky has found his forever home! This young pup had a rough beginning but has been given a second chance by a loving family. 

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  • Success Stories - Tinkerbell

    Posted by · March 01, 2016 11:47 AM


    Little Tinkerbell was surrendered to the shelter by her previous owner on February 24th. She was very frightened upon arrival and our staff made it a priority to make her as comfortable as possible and help her settle in.

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  • Dog Rescued In The Field Finds His Forever Home!

    Posted by · February 16, 2016 10:30 AM


    We have good news! Matteo, a Belgian Malinois who was rescued in the field mid-December, was adopted last Thursday!

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  • Happy Tails to Bella!

    Posted by · February 02, 2016 11:20 AM


    Sweet Bella found her forever home today with Rita and Bernie! Bella was brought to the shelter by Humane Officer T.Vail nearly 4 weeks ago in very poor condition.

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  • A Home for Harold

    Posted by · January 19, 2016 3:21 PM


    We are so excited for our sweet Harold (now Tico) who just became a part of the Smith family! Mel, Cathy, and Brendan live in Arroyo Grande, they saw Tico on our website and fell in love.

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  • Success Stories - Holly

    Posted by · January 12, 2016 4:01 PM


    Annabelle (now Holly) came to the Humane Society as a stray on December 19th. This beautiful girl was never claimed but did not have to wait long at the shelter, she found a home with Allison yesterday! We just love Holly's cute little smile in this photo, she looks so happy!

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