Pasadena’s menagerie and the people (and dogs) who love them

Categories: PHS Blog

I recently got back in touch with my dear friend, Dior, from many, many, MANY years ago. We met while I was doing a college internship and bonded over our mutual disdain for people who say “supposobly” instead of “supposedly.” Dior got in touch with me over Facebook because she had a rabbit enclosure she …

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You Can’t Judge a Dog by His Bark

Categories: PHS Blog

By Jacqui Dziak As potential adopters peruse the kennels looking for their forever friend, they are sometimes put off by a dog that is barking excessively or one cowering in the corner.  Many of PHS residents do not put their best paw forward at the shelter.  There is a lot of stimulation going on around them, and …

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Pasadena Humane Society Receives Grant from the Pet Care Foundation, Spays and Neuters 51 Community Cats in a single day

Categories: In the News

(Pasadena, Calif – October 8, 2019) The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (PHS), teamed up with grassroots Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) organization LUXE Paws and trapped fifty-one community cats in one evening on Friday, September 27, 2019. Thanks to a generous grant from the Pet Care Foundation, PHS spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and ear tipped all of them. After …

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