Concerned pet owners call C.A.R.E.4Paws ahead of 4th of July

Concerned pet owners call C.A.R.E.4Paws ahead of 4th of July

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The staff at C.A.R.E.4PAWS is moving in full force, especially with one particular service. Microchipping!

“We have a long list of people that are coming in getting micro chips getting vaccine getting first aid for their pets,” said director Carlos Avitia of C.A.R.E.4PAWS.”

Local organization offering free pet microchipping clinics

Local organization offering free pet microchipping clinics

By Katherine Worsham Published Jun 24, 2022 12:31 pm C.A.R.E.4Paws held a free pet microchipping event on Friday in Arroyo Grande. The organization says that because of fireworks, as many as 30% more family pets are lost on July 4 and the following two days than at...

Local student Ava Vasquez Organizes Schoolwide Pet Food Drive

Local student Ava Vasquez Organizes Schoolwide Pet Food Drive

Since the pandemic started, nonprofit C.A.R.E.4Paws has distributed more than 850,000 pounds of pet food to families in need through its mobile veterinary clinic and regular community events. While life is returning to normal for many community members, thousands of families in Santa Barbara County still struggle to pay rent and bills, let alone feeding their four-legged companions.

C.A.R.E.4PAWS plans special holidays event

C.A.R.E.4PAWS plans special holidays event

by Katherine Zehnder  C.A.R.E.4Paws is sponsoring Donation Drive-Thru and Home for the Holidays Adoption Festival Dec. 4 in Santa Barbara and Santa Maria. C.A.R.E.4PAWS will host a Donation Drive-Thru and Home for the Holidays Adoption Festival Dec. 4 at the Earl...