FEATURED CRITTERS OF THE WEEK

Conner POTW

NAME - Conner

AGE: 10 years, 2 months

BREED: German Shepherd

SEX:  Male

WEIGHT: 87 lbs 

Are you looking for a German gentleman to keep you company? Your search stops now! It's our "You’ll Fall For Our Seniors" promotion for the month of November, and Conner is one of those shining seniors. Living up to his breed traits, Conner is a super loyal guy. If he had it his way, he would be next to his people 24 hours a day! He is ready to find a committed family who will allow him to live out the rest of his golden years in a warm bed and a loving home. And as part of this month’s promotion, Conner’s adoption fee has been waived! Come on down and spend some time with this gentle giant. d his forever family today, so come in to meet this handsome fella! – Conner is a male 10 year old German Shepherd blend that is available for adoption today! And because it's our "fall for seniors" month his adoption fee is waivedd his forever family today, so come in to meet this handsome fella! – Conner is a male 10 year old German Shepherd blend that is available for adoption today! And because it's our "fall for seniors" month his adoption fee is waived!!

 

 

 Hattie POTW

NAME – Hattie

AGE:  5 months

BREED:  Shepherd/Pointer Mix

SEX:  Female

WEIGHT:  30 lbs

How could you say no to that face? Hattie  is a youngster at about 5 months old and is likely a Shepherd/Pointer mix? Who knows! What matters is she's a fantastic dog. True to her age, she's bouncy, curious and full of fun. Very connected and eager to do the right thing, but is still very young and needs her future family to be willing to put up with her puppy antics! Hattie will need daily walks or visits to the dog park and kiddos would be a plus to help tire her out. Get ready for fun, fun, fun, future adopter!

 

All animals are health checked, spayed/neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Check out our website at www.smvhs.org and visit us at 1687 W. Stowell Rd in Santa Maria. SMVHS is open 10am to 5pm Monday through Friday, and 10 to 4pm Saturdays. Call us at 805-349-3435.

 

 

 

 

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These animals are available for adoption at the Santa Maria Animal Services

548 West Foster Road in Santa Maria – call 934-6119 for more details 

Come see all of the animals at the shelter!

 

Find the Perfect Pet
adoptable pets in your area
All For Animals
http://www.allforanimals.com/photos.htm
Santa Barbara County Animal Shelter
http://www.petfinder.org/shelters/CA65.htmlNorth County Humane Society
http://www.slonchs.org/San Luis Obispo County Animal Services
http://www.slosheriff.org/animals_in_shelter.phpWoods Humane Society
http://www.woodshumanesociety.org/1-800-Save-A-Pet
http://www.1-800-save-a-pet.com/shelterpages/69598.htmlCentral Coast Lab Rescue
http://www.cc-labrescue.org
 
Central Coast Northern Dog Rescue
http://www.ccndr.org/

Central Coast SPCA
http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/centralcoastspca.html

Dog Rescue Network
http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/centralcoastspca.html

Feline Network of the Central Coast
http://www.felinenetwork.org/

Homeless Animal Rescue Team (HART)
http://www.slohart.org/

Second Chance at Love Humane Society
http://www.secondchancelove.org/

Short N' Sweet Dog Rescue
http://www.petfinder.org/shelters/CA797.html 

Lost & Found

tips on finding your lost pet…  
GUIDELINES TO HELP YOU FIND YOUR LOST PET:

· Be persistent!! Often times, well meaning people will keep a lost pet at their house for an extended period before turning the dog or cat into the animal shelter

 · Come to the animal shelter. Only you can positively identify your pet. As much as we would like to help you, we cannot identify your animal over the phone.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Check the shelter at least every 72 hours. Unlicensed, stray dogs and cats are only required to be held for five days before they can be adopted or euthanized.

· Make up fliers with your pet’s description (include a picture if possible). List sex, color, tags, collars or distinguishing characteristics, the area lost, and your information for someone to contact you. Post the notices on supermarket bulletin boards, Animal Service’s Lost and Found Board, with other humane organizations, schools, and nearby neighbors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 · If you have recently moved, leave notices with neighbors in both your old and new neighborhoods, and check with agencies in that area.
 
 · If you have lost a purebred dog, check with the ARF volunteers for current Breed Rescue Clubs.
 
 · Make sure that all current and correct information is on file for your dog’s license and rabies tags. If your animal has been micro chipped, make sure the company has your current information.
 
· Check your neighborhood frequently on foot. Be sure to check at night. If your pet is in an area it is not familiar with, it will only come out when it is quiet.