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We provide animal control services for the following cities:

All residents in these cities are eligible for no cost spay/neuter of Chihuahuas and Chihuahua mixes 15 pounds or less, and Pit Bulls and pit bull mixes.

Arcadia

city_seal-arcadiaMunicipal Code

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: max- 3 over 4 months (AMC 4126/4126.2)
Cats: max- 3 over 4 months (AMC 4126/4126.2)
Fowls & Rabbits: Birds 10 max; small animals 5 max (AMC 4136)

Arcadia animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Jan
21
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any question

Feb
4
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Feb
18
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any question

Mar
4
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Mar 4 @ 11:00 am

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
18
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any question

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Bradbury

city_seal-bradbury Municipal Code (L.A. County Code Title 10)

Number of cats and dogs permitted:
Dogs: max- 3 over 4 months (10.20.038)
Cats: max- 5 over 4 months (10.20.038)

Bradbury animal control and dog and cat licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

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Glendale

city_seal-glendale Municipal Code

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: max- 2 over 4 months (GMC 6.08.130)
Cats: max- 3 over 4 months (GMC 6.08.130)
Fowls & Rabbits: max- twelve (12) rabbits, hares, chickens, turkeys, geese, ducks, pigeons or pheasants or any combination thereof. (GMC 6.04.050)

Glendale animal control is provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Feb
2
Thu
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Feb 2 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Feb
8
Wed
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Feb
15
Wed
Barks and Books @ Library Connection at Adams Square
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
2
Thu
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
8
Wed
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Mar 8 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

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La Cañada-Flintridge

city_seal-la_canada_flintridge Municipal Code (LCF municipal code & L.A County Title 10)

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: max- 3 over 4 months (LCFMC 11.32.050)
Cats: max- 5 over 4 months (LCFMC 11.32.050)

Fowls & Rabbits: max- 3 chickens over 5 months (LCFMC 11.32.050)/ max- 3 other various animals

(LCFMC 11.32.040)

La Cañada-Flintridge animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

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Monrovia

city_seal-monrovia Municipal Code

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: 3 over 4 months (MMC 6.28.030)
Cats: 4 over 4 months (MMC 6.28.030)
Fowls & Rabbits: max of 10 combined (MMC 6.28.040)

Monrovia animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Jan
22
Sun
Mobile Unit @ PetSmart Monrovia
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm

The Pasadena Humane Society’s Mobile Outreach Unit is a 33-foot motor home that extends the boundaries and hours of our organization by visiting throughout the Los Angeles area and the nine cities we serve. Our “shelter on wheels” transports the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA to shopping centers, events and festivals throughout our service cities. Known for bringing a selection of adoptable dogs and cats, the outreach unit also carries current information on our spay/neuter services, area wildlife and other programs and services. Our Mobile Outreach Coordinator runs the Unit on volunteer power and is always willing to go to a new location!

Jan
23
Mon
Barks and Books @ Monrovia Public Library
Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Feb
27
Mon
Barks and Books @ Monrovia Public Library
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
20
Mon
Barks and Books @ Monrovia Public Library
Mar 20 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Apr
17
Mon
Barks and Books @ Monrovia Public Library
Apr 17 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

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Pasadena

city_seal-pasadena Municipal Code

Amount of animals permitted:
Dogs: 4 over 4 months (PMC 6.24.010)
Cats: 4 over 4 months (PMC 6.24.020)
Fowls & Rabbits: max of 10 combined (PMC 6.20.040)

Pasadena animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Jan
21
Sat
Puppy Social Session @ Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA's Behavior & Training Center
Jan 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

A drop in social hour for puppies between the ages of 2-6 months. This is the perfect opportunity to get your puppy socialized with other puppies in a safe and structured environment. Play interactions are managed and supervised by our trainers to ensure all puppies leave with a new positive experience.

Frequency & Duration: 1 hour per session; limited sessions are offered during the year

Class includes: Off leash supervised play and socialization with other puppies.

Fees: $8.00 for currently enrolled students; $10.00 for general public

Class capacity: No Limit

Course prerequisites: First full round of vaccinations. Follow this link for the AVSAB’s position on puppy socialization: Socialization Requirements

Registration: This is a drop in class and does not require pre-registration. For more information please call our Behavior & Training Hotline at (626) 792-7151 ext. 155.

This event does not require an RSVP. Registered users can request event reminders.

Mobile Unit @ The Sofa Co. Adoption Day
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Pasadena Humane Society’s Mobile Outreach Unit is a 33-foot motor home that extends the boundaries and hours of our organization by visiting throughout the Los Angeles area and the nine cities we serve. Our “shelter on wheels” transports the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA to shopping centers, events and festivals throughout our service cities. Known for bringing a selection of adoptable dogs and cats, the outreach unit also carries current information on our spay/neuter services, area wildlife and other programs and services. Our Mobile Outreach Coordinator runs the Unit on volunteer power and is always willing to go to a new location!

Jan
23
Mon
Barks and Books @ La Pintoresca Branch Library
Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Jan
24
Tue
Barks and Books @ Hill Avenue Branch Library
Jan 24 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Puppy Pre-School Session @ Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA's Education & Training Center
Jan 24 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm

For puppies less than 4 months of age only. This class is designed for puppies under 4 months of age and allows owners to take advantage of their puppy’s critical socialization period. Puppies will learn how to respond to their name, get used to being handled and groomed and introduced to walking on leash. They will be introduced to everyday objects, obstacles and other stimulation that will equip them into the next stage of life. Puppies will also have the opportunity to socialize with other puppies in a safe and well managed environment. Owners will be given vital information on early prevention of problem behaviors such as mouthing, biting and house soiling.

Frequency & Duration: 1 hour per week for 5 weeks

Class includes: Homework, Problem Solving Handouts, and Certificate of Completion

Class capacity: 10 students

Course prerequisites: Dogs must be under 4 months of age on their first week of class and have had their first round of vaccinations 7 days prior to the start of class.You must provide proof of vaccination prior to the first day of class.

Registration: To register for an upcoming class download and fill out our most current registration form or call our Behavior & Training Helpline at 626.792.7151 ext. 155 for future class information.

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San Marino

city_seal-san_marino Municipal Code

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: 3 over 6 months (SMMC 06.01.01)
Cats: 4 over 4 months (SMMC 06.01.01)
Fowls & Rabbits: max- 3 Hens (SMMC 06.03.01(a)

San Marino animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Feb
14
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Feb 14 @ 3:15 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
14
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Mar 14 @ 3:15 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Apr
11
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Apr 11 @ 3:15 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
9
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
May 9 @ 3:15 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Jun
13
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Jun 13 @ 3:15 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

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Sierra Madre

city_seal-sierra_madre Municipal Code (L.A. County Code Title 10)

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: max- combination of 3 Dogs or Cats (SMMC 17.20.020(d))
Cats: max- combination of 3 Dogs or Cats (SMMC 17.20.020(d))
Fowls & Rabbits: max- 24 birds and small animals (SMMC 6.08.010)

Sierra Madre animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Feb
9
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Feb 9 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
9
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Mar 9 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Apr
13
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Apr 13 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
11
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
May 11 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Jun
8
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Jun 8 @ 3:30 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or ktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

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South Pasadena

city_seal-south_pasadena Municipal Code

Number of animals permitted:
Dogs: max- 3 over 4 months (SPMC 5.26)
Cats: max- 5 over 4 months (SPMC 5.14-5)
Fowls & Rabbits: max- 12 fowl or 10 rabbits (SPMC 5.4-1)

South Pasadena animal control and dog licensing services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Jan
28
Sat
Mobile Unit @ Charlie’s Coffee House
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Pasadena Humane Society’s Mobile Outreach Unit is a 33-foot motor home that extends the boundaries and hours of our organization by visiting throughout the Los Angeles area and the nine cities we serve. Our “shelter on wheels” transports the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA to shopping centers, events and festivals throughout our service cities. Known for bringing a selection of adoptable dogs and cats, the outreach unit also carries current information on our spay/neuter services, area wildlife and other programs and services. Our Mobile Outreach Coordinator runs the Unit on volunteer power and is always willing to go to a new location!

Feb
13
Mon
South Pasadena Public Library @ South Pasadena Public Library
Feb 13 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Mar
13
Mon
South Pasadena Public Library @ South Pasadena Public Library
Mar 13 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Apr
10
Mon
South Pasadena Public Library @ South Pasadena Public Library
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
8
Mon
South Pasadena Public Library @ South Pasadena Public Library
May 8 @ 3:00 pm

Barks and Books is our reading enrichment program for children ages 5 to 12 that makes reading fun, boosts confidence and encourages respectful, humane treatment for all animals. It offers children the opportunity to read animal related short stories of their choice to dogs in our Companion Animal Program.

Barks and Books is currently available at 18 libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact Kimberly Tripp at 626.792.7151 ext. 114 orktripp@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

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