Animal lovers stand up to animal cruelty and domestic violence in first ever “Walk Against Abuse” Fundraiser

Animal lovers stand up to animal cruelty and domestic violence in first ever “Walk Against Abuse” Fundraiser

By Mina Wahab, KEYT Published September 18, 2022 4:05 pm SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Animal lovers united at Elings Park Sunday afternoon to stand up to animal cruelty and domestic violence. This was the first ever Walk Against Abuse. It’s a fundraiser that supports pet families exposed to domestic violence. The funds will go to Safe Haven, a C.A.R.E.4Paws program that provides anonymous boarding...

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Walk Against Abuse Supports Pet Families Exposed to Domestic Violence

Walk Against Abuse Supports Pet Families Exposed to Domestic Violence

Noozhawk published on September 16, 2022 11:25 am Every 10 seconds, an animal is abused, but most cruelty cases go unnoticed and unpunished because they are not reported, and the animals continue to suffer. What’s more, there is a proven link between animal cruelty and family violence. An animal is usually the abuser’s first victim. To create awareness around the prevalence of animal cruelty and...

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Nonprofit Partners Invite the Community to Walk Against Abuse

Nonprofit Partners Invite the Community to Walk Against Abuse

By C.A.R.E.4Paws and Domestic Violence Solutions Edhat published on September 11, 2022 11:26 am Every hour of every day in the United States alone, hundreds of people and their companion animals suffer abuse. Animal cruelty is strongly correlated with violence against people, and pets are often used as “pawns” in domestic violence situations to prevent family members from speaking up or leaving...

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The heatwave on the Central Coast is impacting pets and their well being

The heatwave on the Central Coast is impacting pets and their well being

By Tony Almanza, KSBY Published September 7, 2022 11:08 pm SANTA MARIA, Calif. - The heatwave across the Central Coast has not only been affecting people, but pets as well. Pet owners are keeping a close eye on their animals during this hot weather. “The heat is extremely dangerous for our animals. Just imagine you walking around with a fur coat. So in our plain clothes we are hot just imagine...

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C.A.R.E.4Paws and Domestic Violence Solutions partner to provide pet care for victims leaving abusive homes

C.A.R.E.4Paws and Domestic Violence Solutions partner to provide pet care for victims leaving abusive homes

Taylor O'Connor, Santa Maria Sun, posted on August 23, 2022 C.A.R.E.4Paws and Domestic Violence Solutions partner to provide pet care for victims leaving abusive homes. Up to 40 percent of domestic violence victims report they’re unable to leave their abusers because they’re concerned about what will happen to their pets when they leave, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic...

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Walk Against Abuse: Pull Leash in on Animal Cruelty

Walk Against Abuse: Pull Leash in on Animal Cruelty

Noozhawk posted on August 14, 2022 | 4:59pm Nonprofit Partners Invite the Community to Walk Against Abuse. Every hour, in the United States alone, hundreds of people and their companion animals suffer abuse. Animal cruelty is strongly correlated with violence against people, and pets are often used as “pawns” in domestic violence situations to prevent family members from speaking up or leaving...

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Nonprofit Partners Invite the Community to Walk Against Abuse: Raising Funds and Awareness for Boarding Pets of Domestic Violence Survivors

Nonprofit Partners Invite the Community to Walk Against Abuse: Raising Funds and Awareness for Boarding Pets of Domestic Violence Survivors

Santa Barbara Independent posted on Fri Aug 12, 2022 | 12:24pm  Every hour of every day in the United States alone, hundreds of people and their companion animals suffer abuse. Animal cruelty is strongly correlated with violence against people, and pets are often used as “pawns” in domestic violence situations to prevent family members from speaking up or leaving the abusive relationship. In...

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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

By Patricia Martellotti Published June 30, 2022 11:08 amPhoto by Sarah Diaz SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The staff at C.A.R.E.4Paws is moving in full force, especially with one particular service.  "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. Just days before the 4th of July...

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Local organization offering free pet microchipping clinics

Local organization offering free pet microchipping clinics

By Katherine Worsham KSBY Channel 6 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 any other time of the year. Pets are often spooked by the loud noises and run off. Microchips are encouraged as a...

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C.A.R.E.4Paws Helps Local Dog and Cat Families in Need

C.A.R.E.4Paws Helps Local Dog and Cat Families in Need

C.A.R.E.4Paws is the only animal welfare organization on the Central Coast that works directly in the community to provide critical wellness services to the pet families that need it the most. By Lauren Hodgins | Special to Noozhawk June 13, 2022 | 1:45 p.m. Noozhawk's Four-Legged Friends and More Guide is officially here! We have sniffed out local businesses that best cater to the needs,...

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