Another record-breaking year – thanks to YOU!

Another record-breaking year – thanks to YOU!

Happy 2023! We’re excited for what’s ahead this year and also about our record-breaking 2022.We have: Spayed/neutered 2,300 dogs and cats, up from 2,025 in 2021!Assisted 1,700 pets with veterinary care.Provided 18,000 vaccines, flea treatments, deworming medications,... read more

Help us roll into the future!

Help us roll into the future!

We’ve raised $277,000 so far and need your help with the remaining $73,000! We are fundraising for a brand-new, 37-foot mobile clinic to augment our two existing and old, 26-foot veterinary vehicles. The new, larger clinic-on-wheels, slated to start rolling in spring... read more

A pawsitive note from longtime donor, Lyn Proctor

A pawsitive note from longtime donor, Lyn Proctor

“C.A.R.E.4Paws and I share a commitment and drive to make a difference! There are many animal organizations in our area, but what drew me to C.A.R.E.4Paws in the organization’s infancy was cofounders Isabelle Gullö and Carlos Abitia and the dedicated group of... read more

A Heartfelt Thanks From Executive Director Isabelle Gullö

A Heartfelt Thanks From Executive Director Isabelle Gullö

With your help, we keep pet families healthy and together! C.A.R.E.4Paws has had another record year assisting animals and pet families in need. The demand for help is greater than ever as thousands of community members still struggle to make ends meet in the... read more

Expansion to San Luis Obispo County

Expansion to San Luis Obispo County

In 2022, C.A.R.E.4Paws expanded our mobile pet wellness services to San Luis Obispo (SLO) County through Snip & Chip SLO, a community-based program developed alongside SLO nonprofits Animals in Need Fund and Animal Shelter Adoption Partners. The only initiative of... read more

Mobile Spay Marathon in Palmdale

Mobile Spay Marathon in Palmdale

October 22 and 23 was a big weekend for C.A.R.E.4Paws! For the first time in our 13-year history, our clinic team traveled to Palmdale and Subaru Antelope Valley for a big spay/neuter weekend with Karma Rescue. We altered 54 dogs and cats, making a dent in the area’s... read more

400 FREE Microchips!

400 FREE Microchips!

A big thank you to our microchip sponsors: Santa Barbara County Animal Services and Lompoc’s CAPA. We microchipped 400 pets for free from June 1 through July 6! This means 400 dogs and cats now have a permanent ID if they ever get lost.

Join us to Walk Against Abuse

Join us to Walk Against Abuse

We invite our animal-loving community to Walk Against Abuse on Sunday, September 18, 11am – 2pm, at Elings Park, alongside Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County and Elings Park. The event supports C.A.R.E.4Paws’ Safe Haven program, which provides... read more

We’ve got food!

We’ve got food!

C.A.R.E.4Paws just received an anonymous donation of six pallets of pet food to support families in need in our community. We are so grateful for this most amazing contribution, which will feed hundreds of pets! A special thanks to the team that drove down to Orange... read more

Go team! The numbers look good.

Go team! The numbers look good.

We're crunching mobile clinic numbers, and halfway through the year, C.A.R.E.4Paws is on track to alter more than 2,000 dogs and cats again in 2022! We are assisting 150 pets with vet care monthly and hundreds more through our vaccine clinics. Go team! read more