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    Pet Tales: Meet Ruby, the one-eyed sweetheart up for adoption

    Posted 4:55 PM 7/25/2014 by Kathy Kuretich

    Every week, we feature a Pet Pal of the Week on KSBY, and adoption rates are tremendously high. We have you, the KSBY viewers, to thank for that.

    Our one exception is Ruby, a beautiful six year-old Bull terrier mix who was featured in May, but is still at Woods Humane Society.

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    Santa Maria Valley Humane Society receives grant to spay and neuter dogs

    Posted 10:52 AM 7/22/2014 by KSBY Staff

    The Santa Maria Valley Humane Society received a $119,000 grant award from PetSmart Charities to spay and neuter dogs in Santa Maria.

    The two-year program is a collaborative effort between SMVHS and Santa Barbara County Animal Services, intended to make a significant impact in the Santa (More) • Video (1)


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    Pet Tales: Meet Lurch

    Posted 10:34 AM 7/18/2014 by KSBY Staff

    Our pet pal this week is a big fellow!

    He is a Great Dane, who would be a great fit in most homes and is wonderful with cats, dogs, kids, you name it.

    To learn more about Lurch, click here.

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    Pet Tales: Meet Pax

    Posted 10:48 AM 7/11/2014 by KSBY News

    Our pet pal this week is Pax from Woods Humane Society!  Pax is a 5-year-old Jack Russell terrier mix, a sweet boy who is a little shy when he first meets you but with a little love and tenderness he will be right up on your lap!

    It is also a good time to adopt because the shelters at (More) • Video (1)


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    SLO County Animal Services says shelter is full, and they need your help

    Posted 10:53 PM 7/9/2014 by Kathy Kuretich

    San Luis Obispo County Animal Services tells KSBY their shelter is full, and Wednesday officials sent out an emergency email asking for help.

    Officials said high numbers of owner surrenders, and strays from Fourth of July fireworks have left the shelter at capacity. There are only two (More) • Video (1)


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    Pet Tales: Meet Fluff

    Posted 9:14 AM 6/20/2014 by KSBY Staff

    Our Pet Pal of the week is Fluff, a beautiful cat at Woods Humane Society, who would love a forever home after being there for quite some time.

    For more on Fluff, click here. 

     

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    Pet Tales: Local shelter waiving adult cat adoption fees this month

    Posted 8:33 AM 6/17/2014 by KSBY Staff

    It's national cat adoption month and there's a local shelter celebrating with a special event.

    Woods Humane Society in San Luis Obispo is waiving all adoption fees for their adult cats.

    The shelter has vaccinated, microchipped, vet checked, spayed or neutered the cats and they are (More) • Video (1)


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    Get a forever feline friend from HART for a big discount

    Posted 9:12 PM 6/11/2014 by Kathy Kuretich

    If you're looking to add a furry friend to your family, HART animal shelter in Cambria, is running a special they want you to know about. For the month of June, all cats over nine months-old, will be adopted for just $9.

    The cats are spayed or neutered, up to date on vaccines, have (More) • Video (1)


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    Pet Tales: Meet Sapphire

    Posted 9:17 AM 5/23/2014 by KSBY News

    Our pet pal of the week is Sapphire, a 2-year-old Chihuahua/Dauschund mix at Woods Humane Society.

    Sapphire is a sweetheart, she has high energy yet is also a great lap dog. So she is good for walks, hanging out at coffee shops or cuddling up on the couch with a good movie!

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    Pet Tales: Meet Papi

    Posted 6:48 PM 5/16/2014 by KSBY News

    Today's pet pal of the week is Papi, an almost 3-year-old Chihuahua mix boy who is incredibly well behaved! Just check out this video of Papi to see. He loves to play, loves other dogs, loves to snuggle, but doesn't appreciate cats too much. 

    Watch the video to learn more about Papi, and you can visit Papi at Woods Humane Society at 875 Oklahoma in San Luis Obispo. 

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SLO County Animal Shelters

ASAP:  Animal Shelter
Adoption Partners

900 Stagecoach, Arroyo Grande
Phone: (805) 489-0689

North County Humane Society
2300 Ramona Road, Atascadero
Phone: (805) 466-5403

SLO County Animal Services
885 Oklahoma Ave, SLO
Phone: (805) 781-4400

Second Chance at Love
P.O. Box 396, Templeton
Phone: (805) 434-3982

Pounce Cat Shelter
259 Los Padres, Los Osos
Phone: (805) 528-2917

Woods Humane Society
875 Oklahoma Ave, SLO
Phone: (805) 543-9316

 

SB County Animal Shelters

DAWG: Dog Adoption & Welfare Group
5480 Overpass, Santa Barbara
Phone: (805) 681-0561

Animal Services: Lompoc Shelter
1501 West Central, Lompoc
Phone: (805) 737-7755

Animal Services: Santa Barbara Shelter
5473 Overpass Road, Goleta
Phone: (805) 681-5285

Animal Services: Santa Maria Shelter
548 West Foster, Santa Maria
Phone: (805) 934-6119

Santa Maria Valley Humane Society
751 Black Road, Santa Maria
Phone: (805) 349-3435

Santa Ynez Valley Humane Society
111 Commerce, Buellton
Phone: (805) 688-8224