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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.

Altadena

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)

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

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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.

Jul
29
Sat
Waggin’ @ Pasadena POPS for Pups
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

If you spot a green and white 35’ RV driving to a community event, you have discovered our Wiggle Waggle Wagon (The Waggin’). It extends the boundaries and hours of our organization by visiting events and places in the Los Angeles area. Our “shelter on wheels” is known for bringing a selection of adoptable dogs and cats, as well as current information on our spay/neuter services, area wildlife and PHS programs and services.

Aug
5
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Aug 5 @ 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.

Aug
17
Thu
Pints for Paws @ Mt. Lowe Brewing Company
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mt. Lowe Brewing Co. invites you to Pints for Paws. Enjoy an evening at this local brewery with 10% of your purchases at the bar benefiting the animals at the Pasadena Humane Society. Don’t forget to grab some grub from the food truck and remember that dogs are welcome to come. PHS staff will be there to help you register for the Wiggle Waggle Walk and hand out swag. Learn more at www.mtlowebrewing.com.

Aug
19
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Aug 19 @ 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

Sep
2
Sat
Barks and Books @ Arcadia Public Library
Sep 2 @ 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.

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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.

Aug
3
Thu
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Aug 3 @ 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.

Aug
9
Wed
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Aug 9 @ 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.

Aug
16
Wed
Barks and Books @ Library Connection at Adams Square
Aug 16 @ 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.

Sep
7
Thu
Barks and Books @ Pacific Park Library
Sep 7 @ 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.

Sep
9
Sat
Barks and Books @ Glendale Central Library
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 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.

Jul
30
Sun
Waggin’ @ Gelson’s Market
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

If you spot a green and white 35’ RV driving to a community event, you have discovered our Wiggle Waggle Wagon (The Waggin’). It extends the boundaries and hours of our organization by visiting events and places in the Los Angeles area. Our “shelter on wheels” is known for bringing a selection of adoptable dogs and cats, as well as current information on our spay/neuter services, area wildlife and PHS programs and services.

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La Crescenta-Montrose

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)

La Crescenta-Montrose animal control and dog and cat licensing services services are provided by Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.

Sep
13
Wed
Barks and Books @ La Crescenta Library
Sep 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.

Oct
11
Wed
Barks and Books @ La Crescenta Library
Oct 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.

Nov
8
Wed
Barks and Books @ La Crescenta Library
Nov 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.

Dec
13
Wed
Barks and Books @ La Crescenta Library
Dec 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.

Jan
10
Wed
Barks and Books @ La Crescenta Library
Jan 10 @ 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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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.

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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.

Jul
24
Mon
Barks and Books @ La Pintoresca Branch Library
Jul 24 @ 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.

Jul
25
Tue
Barks and Books @ Hill Avenue Branch Library
Jul 25 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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.

Jul
27
Thu
Barks and Books @ Lamanda Park Branch Library
Jul 27 @ 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.

Jul
29
Sat
Puppy Social Session @ Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA's Behavior & Training Center
Jul 29 @ 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.

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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.

Aug
8
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Aug 8 @ 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.

Sep
12
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Sep 12 @ 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.

Oct
10
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Oct 10 @ 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.

Nov
14
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Nov 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.

Dec
12
Tue
Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
Dec 12 @ 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.

Aug
10
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Aug 10 @ 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.

Sep
14
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Sep 14 @ 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.

Oct
12
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Oct 12 @ 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.

Nov
9
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Nov 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.

Dec
14
Thu
Barks and Books @ Sierra Madre Public Library
Dec 14 @ 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.

Aug
14
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
Aug 14 @ 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.

Sep
11
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
Sep 11 @ 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.

Sep
17
Sun
PHS @ South Pasadena Police and Fire Open House @ South Pasadena Police Department
Sep 17 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Stop by the PHS table at the South Pasadena Police and Fire Open House.

Oct
9
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
Oct 9 @ 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.

Nov
13
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
Nov 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.

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Unincorporated Pasadena

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)

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

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