Pet Of The Week: Sean Little

ENCINITAS–Sean Little is pet of the week at Rancho Coastal Humane Society. He is a 2-year-old, 9 pound, Siamese mix with a Flame Point coat. Sean Little is an active guy and he gets along with the other guests in the cattery. He was transferred to Rancho Coastal Humane Society from another shelter through the […]

Pet Of The Week: Raider

ENCINITAS–Raider is pet of the week at Rancho Coastal Humane Society. He’s a 3 year old, 23 pound, Chihuahua mix. Raider loves to cuddle, unless there’s a tennis ball around. In that case, all of his attention is on the ball. He can play for hours. After a full day Raider will want to crawl […]

Twentynine Palms Marines Complete Desert Tortoise Translocation

MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA–The Combat Center completed a desert tortoise two-week translocation effort on April 21, according to base officials at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center. The translocation, conducted in accordance with a United States Fish and Wildlife Service-signed biological opinion, serves as negotiated mitigation to support a congressionally […]

Lions, Tigers And Bears Receive Three White Lions

ALPINE–Lions, Tigers and Bears animal sanctuary has new additional residents: Three white lions. The lions, 12-year-old Lufuno (Louie), and 14-year-old sisters, Arusha and Zulu were transported April 5 from Los Angeles to the sanctuary, according to Bobbi Brink, founder of Lions, Tigers and Bears. The lions were put in quarantine where they will receive physicals […]

Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Rescue Endangered Sea Turtles

Edinburg, TX–Last Saturday afternoon, two agents patrolling the Padre Island National Seashore discovered a nesting Kemp Ridley turtle, the most endangered species of sea turtles. Agents, from Corpus Christi Station, were conducting their normal duties in the dunes when they found a female sea turtle in a catatonic state laying her eggs. The agents contacted […]

County Animal Services’ Spirit Fund Receives More Than $100,00 From Donor

SAN DIEGO–County Animal Services’ Spirit Fund received a donation of more than $101,000 dollars from an anonymous donor. The money will help sick and injured animals get the specialized medical care they need to lead healthy lives in new adoptive homes, according to Tracey DeFore of the County of San Diego Communications Office. The County Board […]

Pet Of The Week: Parvati

ENCINITAS–Parvati is pet of the week at the Rancho Coastal Humane Society. She’s a 5-year-old, 10 pound, female, domestic short hair cat. Parvati loves to sit on laps and snuggle, She will need daily play time. She was transferred to Rancho Coastal Humane Society through the FOCAS program. The $100 adoption fee for Parvati includes […]

FACE Foundation Kicks Off Bags And Baubles Fundraiser To Help Pets In Need

SAN DIEGO–Pet lovers and trendsetters alike will come together April 30 for the most fashionable fundraising event of the season – Bags and Baubles. The Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE) will host its 7th annual silent auction to raise funds for pets in need of life-saving veterinary care. Held at a Rancho Santa […]

Pet Of The Week: Disco

ENCINITAS–Disco is pet of the week at Rancho Coastal Humane Society. She’s a 7 month-old, 6 pound, female, Domestic Short Hair kitten. Disco was transferred from another shelter through the Friends of County Animal Shelters (FOCAS) program. She’s an energetic kitten looking for a lifelong home. The $100 adoption fee for Disco includes medical exam, […]

Pet Of The Week: Valentino

BONITA–Valentino is the Pet of the Week at the County Animal Services’ care facility in Bonita. Valentino is a handsome 5-year-old red, 11 pounds tabby who is looking for a permanent home where he can shower his new family with love. He prefers a home with adults. Valentino is available at the animal care facility in Bonita. The shelter is open […]