Success Stories

  • Hank and Willie All Dolled Up

    Posted by · September 13, 2021 10:30 AM · 1 reaction

    HSVC alums Hank and Willie, formerly Atlas and Basil, are two Chihuahuas that were rescued during a recent dog hoarding case in Lompoc. Both pups were extremely shy and scared when they were first transferred to the shelter. The pair recently stopped by to visit with their new mama, Nancy. As you can see, they have blossomed into friendly cuddle bugs since being adopted by Nancy in November of 2020.

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  • Sugar is Still as Sweet as Can Be!

    Posted by · September 07, 2021 12:13 PM · 1 reaction

    Six months later and pretty girl Sugar is still living the sweet life in her forever home! An adorable Border Collie mix, 1-year-old Sugar was transferred to the HSVC through our rescue partners, Kern County Animal Services. It didn't take long for her to catch the eye of her future parents, Jennie and Jim, and the rest is history!

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  • Sadie Mae is All Grown Up!

    Posted by · August 16, 2021 1:03 PM · 1 reaction

    Sadie Mae has grown up so much since she was adopted from the HSVC as a puppy back in mid-May! Formerly Blondie, sweet Sadie Mae was surrendered to the shelter with her four sisters to find new homes. According to her new mama Allison, the spunky Chihuahua pup has an endless amount of energy and has brought lots of joy to her home!

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  • Furry Furiends Elvis and Mika

    Posted by · August 09, 2021 1:56 PM · 1 reaction

    Best furiends Elvis and Mika, formerly Ducati and Harmony, found their furever home together with Denise in September of 2020. The pair of then 4-month-olds were brought into the HSVC separately as strays and quickly bonded in our kitten room. We are so happy they got to continue their journey together in their furever home!

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  • Moose and Holly are Best Furiends!

    Posted by · August 02, 2021 11:01 AM · 1 reaction

    Moose, formerly Tybalt, is having a blast living with his new best furiend, Holly! One of Mama Juliet's 13 puppies, handsome boy Moose was adopted in mid-June by Emily, Jennifer, and their family. They had recently lost their beloved dog, Wick, and were searching for a new companion for 4-year-old Holly. Looks like they found the perfect match with Moose! The pair of pups are now inseparable and love to spend their time playing, napping, and snuggling together.

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  • Jack and Jane

    Posted by · July 27, 2021 10:29 AM · 1 reaction

    Just over a year after finalizing his adoption, Jaxx, now Jack is still loving life with Jane! Six-year-old Jack was transferred to the HSVC through our rescue partners in late February of 2020. He was diagnosed with heartworm soon after his arrival and required several months of medication and monitoring from our staff. 

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  • Scout is All Grown Up!

    Posted by · July 19, 2021 12:11 PM · 1 reaction

    Pretty girl Scout was adopted by Lauren and her family during Memorial Day weekend of 2018. The adorable German Shepherd pup was just 6-months-old at the time and has since grown up to be the best family dog! 

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  • Matteo and Piccolino are Two Peas in a Pod

    Posted by · July 12, 2021 11:12 AM · 1 reaction

    Handsome boys Matteo and Piccolino are still living the good life one year later in their furever home with Wendy and Ruben! Formerly Maple and Aspen, this adorable brother duo first came to the HSVC in July of 2020 at just two weeks old. They were placed in foster care until they were old enough to be adopted. Wendi and Ruben fell in love with the sweet kittens soon after they became available and quickly decided to make them a part of their family. 

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  • Go-go is Doing Good-Good in her Furever Home!

    Posted by · July 06, 2021 11:33 AM · 1 reaction

    Cutie pie Go-go, now Annie Jo, is having so much fun in her furever home with DeeDee! The adorable Chihuahua pup was adopted from the HSVC in mid-May of this year and has been living the good life ever since. 

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  • Mugsy is the Perfect Family Pup!

    Posted by · June 28, 2021 1:52 PM · 1 reaction

    Riley, now Mugsy, is living happily ever after with his furever family! A 7-year-old Shih Tzu, Mugsy was surrendered to the shelter in mid-March after his previous owner could no longer care for him. Shirley saw his photo on the HSVC website and instantly fell in love. According to Shirley's daughter, Piper, Mugsy hasn't left Shirley's side since he was brought home!

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