Our Congressional Award!

We are very honored to receive a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition from Congressman Salud Carbajal for our work in the community since 2009 and our unprecedented efforts during COVID-19. Thank you for the wonderful acknowledgment! You can view all of...

A Texas Pet Rescue Team Effort

A Texas Pet Rescue Team Effort

On March 6 and 7, our C.A.R.E.4Paws crew transported 22 shelter dogs and one cat from Texas in a collaboration with Santa Barbara County Animal Services (check out the KEYT video!). Winter storms have left Texas shelters beyond overcrowded and these agencies have to...

Our Pet Wellness Clinics Help Hundreds Of Animals Weekly

Our Pet Wellness Clinics Help Hundreds Of Animals Weekly

Every week, we host multiple Pet Wellness Clinics, assisting hundreds of dogs and cats in need with vaccines, flea treatment, dewormer, nail trims, microchips, and emergency pet food distribution, in addition to and free and low-cost spays/neuters and critical medical...

Our first Pet Food Donation Drive-Thru

Our first Pet Food Donation Drive-Thru

In 2020, our mobile clinic team performed 2,005 spay/neuter surgeries and provided medical care to 1,823 dogs and cats—compared to 1,300 spays/neuters and 1,100 pets assisted with veterinary care in 2019. The provision of 65 percent more clinic services in 2020...

Two New Pet Resource Centers

Two New Pet Resource Centers

On May 26, we co-launched two new Pet Resource Centers at Santa Barbara County Animal Services' shelters in Lompoc and Santa Barbara. This adds to the center launched in 2020 at SBCAS’ Santa Maria shelter and the 10 centers that we have operated with other agencies...

Our successful Happy Tails Celebration! 

On Sunday, June 13, C.A.R.E.4Paws hosted our virtual Happy Tails Celebration & Fundraiser and we raised more than $110,000 thanks to our incredible sponsors and donors! Our event highlighted our work in the community and featured heartfelt Happy Tails from some of...

A Pet Wellness Clinic in Guadalupe

A Pet Wellness Clinic in Guadalupe

We hosted a great Pet Wellness Clinic in Guadalupe On June 27, providing vaccines, flea treatment, nail trims, spays/neuters, dentals and other critical care for more than 150 pets. Santa Barbara County Animal Services sold licenses and microchipped 60 dogs and cats...

Wags n’ Whiskers Festival 2019

About the largest animal festival on the Central Coast Wags n' Whiskers joins the local pet-loving community for a fun day in the Santa Barbara sun, celebrating animals and the outstanding organizations and businesses that help our animal friends. Our free,...