Grieving past pets, locals get inspired to adopt at Clear the Shelters event

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Over the weekend, the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (PHS) participated in a national adoption event called Clear the Shelters. Sponsored by NBC and Telemundo, Clear the Shelters resulted in more than 13,800 animals being adopted into new families throughout the Southern California area. In our neck of the woods, 84 animals– dogs, cats and …

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These special need pups are especially sweet and in need of special humans

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Over the past few months hundreds of pets found their way into the animal shelter. Many of those dogs, cats, rabbits and other critters have already found new homes. But there are a few special dogs at the shelter that still need your help. I wanted to highlight some of their stories. Vida (A462703), a …

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Cat lovers, the weekend you’ve all been waiting for is here: CatCon 2018

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Hundreds of adoptable felines are getting ready to go to the cat party of the year. Strolling through the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA’s Neely Cat Center, I spotted a litter of two-month-old tabbies showing off their pouncing skills, a 3-year-old Siamese mix fastidiously grooming herself to the nines, and a snoozing senior getting in …

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Good reasons why you should adopt a senior pet

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Fourteen-year-old Graysea arrived at the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA in November of 2017. His owner fell ill and was no longer able to provide him with the care he needed. While Graysea was in good shape, he was a senior, which automatically made it difficult for him to find a home. Fearful of medical …

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