Success Stories

Who doesn't love a good animal rescue story? Please enjoy the following true "tails" and heartwarming stories of successful pet adoptions throughout the county and get inspired by the joy that pets and people can bring to each other's lives!

Our most inspiring stories come from you, our adopters. Do you have a story you would like to share about your pet adopted from the Humane Society of Ventura County? We would love to share you and your pet's story on our website! Please email info and pics to We look forward to sharing your real life tales with our supporters and hope to inspire others to adopt a rescue animal!


Athena Has Found Her Tribe

Christina and her family adopted 1-year-old Athena from the shelter in June of 2019. While it took a little while for the gorgeous Australian Kelpie...

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Pixie Gets Lots of Love

Pixie is getting all the love she deserves and more with her forever family! Five-year-old Pixie, formerly April, was adopted by Molly and her family...

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Topa the Model

Topa, formerly Snickers, was adopted by Wendy from the shelter in June of 2017. He was recently featured in a photoshoot for Read more

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Shelter & Adoption Location:
402 Bryant Street in Ojai