pet of the week
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We offer a high quality, low-cost option for spaying and neutering your companion animals. We want to help you do the right thing!

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Ready to make the life saving decision to adopt a homeless animal? We've got special friends ready to meet you!

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lost pets

We're working every day across the county to rescue and care for lost pets and reunite them with their owners.

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Our dedicated volunteers make every day better for animals waiting for their "forever" homes. Join us!

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What's New at Our Open-Door Shelter!


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Bow Wow Film Festival
Get your tickets to this traveling, dog centric film festival, here in Santa Cruz 3rd!
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Full House Special,
1/2 off All Adoptions
through October!

    Cats, dogs, rabbits, chickens too!
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Emergency Preparedness for Pets
We live in fire, earthquake, and flood prone areas.
Be preparded so that natural disasters
don't turn into personal tragedies.
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Save Time, Save Money, Save Lives
“ONE STOP” offers low cost rabies vaccination, microchip and license, Monday through Friday, from 1 to 3 pm at our
Live Oak Shelter.
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First Annual Catio Tour Was a Success
11 different catios, county-wide, welcomed visitors interested in learning inventive ways to keep
cats and birds safe!  
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