Community Partners


Santa Barbara County Animal Services

SBCAS prioritizes the health, safety, and welfare of the animals and people we serve through proactive intervention, effective enforcement, collaboration, education, and the compassionate care and rehoming of sheltered animals. (805) 681-5285

Santa Barbara Humane Society

Santa Barbara Humane Society serves the community with shelter, animal adoptions, full-service veterinary clinics, and behavior training. Both locations (on Overpass Road in Santa Barbara and Stowell Road in Santa Maria) offer outdoor play areas for daily socialization and exercise for the canine population. (805) 964-4777

Santa Ynez Humane Society

Santa Ynez Humane Society serves the community by providing and promoting humane, compassionate, and conscientious care of companion animals. We seek to prevent their overpopulation, as well as to further prevent cruelty to animals. (805) 688-8224


C.A.R.E.4Paws (Community Awareness, Resources & Education) works to reduce pet overpopulation, keep animals out of shelters, and improve quality of life for pet families in need on the Central Coast. Its critical services include free and low-cost spays/neuters, veterinary care, and vaccine events in C.A.R.E.4Paws’ own mobile veterinary clinics; distribution of pet food and supplies; support for pet families exposed to domestic violence through Safe Haven; and Paws Up For Pets humane education. Contact: [email protected], (805) 968-2273



ResQCats is a non-profit sanctuary dedicated to the rescue, care and adoption of abandoned cats and kittens in Santa Barbara. (805) 563-9424