Pets

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Santa Paws comes to town

The Humane Society of Ventura County will host Santa Paws, an annual holiday family photo shoot, at two locations this month. The Ventura Beach Marriott will host the first Santa Paws event Sun., Nov. 17 at 2055 E. Harbor Blvd., Ventura. The second will take place Sun., Dec. 1 at the Humane Society shelter, 402 Bryant St., Ojai. Both events […]

3-legged pup finds furrever home

Pet of the week

A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS—For reasons that aren’t clear, right now the care center is inundated with German Shepherds. All are 5 years or younger and are ready to find their forever homes. Featured is Duke A5230373. Meet the German Shepherds at the Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so check Los […]

Pet of the week

SWEET TREAT—Ruffalo, 3 years old, loves people, water, fetch, hot dogs, walks, belly rubs, couch cuddling and toys. He’s waiting for someone to treat him to a new home. Meet Ruffalo, ID No. A5239433 at the Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been adopted, so check Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control.

Chiropractic pooch adjusts owner’s attitude

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My 10-year-old dog Mij is an unlicensed chiropractor. She is also in possession of an imprecise powerhouse adjustment technique. But then again, some of my friends who rely on chiropractors convey similar news, appending, “Oh, but after my neck stopped aching from the doctor’s tweak, it felt sensational!” Many dogs have luxurious dog beds yet prefer to sleep curled up […]

Family pets need attention during emergencies

As the National Weather Service issues its first red-flag warnings of the season in Ventura and Los Angeles counties, the Humane Society of Ventura County reminds pet owners that natural disasters can strike at any time, so be sure to have an emergency plan that includes the pets. “Being prepared in advance is greatly preferred, rather than attempting to make […]

Pet of the week

MOMMA MIA!—Friendly Puddin arrived with her eight kittens in tow. The babies are adopted and Puddin is enjoying her time in the Habikat room. This 2-year-old easily made the transition from cage to free-roaming and should make fine indoor pet. Meet Puddin, ID No. A5315250 at the Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already been […]

Cats and dogs looking for just a little love

Pet of the week

PUPPY KISSES—Nine-month-old China is looking for a savvy, active family who will continue working with her on good dog etiquette. This boxer mix enjoys a game of fetch, belly rubs, knows the “sit” command and loves slathering humans with sweet kisses. Meet China, ID No. A5310957 at the Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Occasionally pets have already […]


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