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San Diego Humane Society Offers Tips on Keeping Pets Safe this 4th of July
02:36 PM, Monday, June 23
The 4th of July holiday is a festive day of celebration for people, but fireworks can be terrifying for our pets.  Moreover, many pets tend to get lost in the commotion of Independence Day festivities.  “There is typically a spike in the number of stray animals that we receive the day after a big holiday, like the 4th of July,” said Dr. Gary Weitzman, president and CEO of the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA.  To keep pets safe this 4th of July, the San Diego Humane Society offers the follow...
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San Diego Humane Society Offers Tips on Keeping Pets Safe this 4th of ...
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by By KENDRA HARTMANN | San Diego Pets
10:57 AM, Sunday, June 22
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It’s Summertime! Time to pack up the SUV, hitch up the JetSki trailer, lock the front door, take the kids to the kennel and put the dogs in the car and head off to Vacationland, USA! Uh, wait. I got that backwards. Put the dog in the kennel and ge...
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04:56 PM, Thursday, April 10
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San Diego Humane Society Offers Tips on Keeping Pe...
The 4th of July holiday is a festive day of celebration for people, but fireworks can be terrifying for our pets.  Moreover, many pets tend to get lost in the commotion of Independence Day festivities.  “There is typically a spike in the number of...
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PET DISASTER PREPAREDNESS
(Originally posted in 2012) When it comes to San Diego County, it is not a question of “if” a disaster will strike, but rather “when”. While our two most likely disasters would be yet another firestorm or a major earthquake, we also could be faced...
07:00 AM, Thursday, June 05
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Local Author Announces New Dog Treat Book
Mark Carlson and Musket, authors of the popular book ‘Confessions of a Guide Dog – The Blonde Leading the Blind’ are announcing they are working on a new book that is sure to be of great interest to dog lovers. ‘Confessions of a Guide Dog,’ publis...
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Fostering hope on the quest to end euthanasia
In 2009, a friend approached Margaret Choi with a favor to ask: foster a pit bull. Her friend had started a pit bull rescue, and was looking for volunteers to foster some of the dogs she was taking in. Choi was admittedly looking to adopt another ...
10:57 AM, Sunday, June 22
full story
On the Road With Rover
It’s Summertime! Time to pack up the SUV, hitch up the JetSki trailer, lock the front door, take the kids to the kennel and put the dogs in the car and head off to Vacationland, USA! Uh, wait. I got that backwards. Put the dog in the kennel and ge...
07:00 AM, Friday, June 06
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Meet Shorty Rossi
When you star on a television show, headline for a national pet expo company, take on roles as a movie agent and proprietor of an upscale cigar brand, finding some solitude and me-time to relax and rejuvenate can be a challenge. So when Shorty Ros...
04:22 PM, Monday, June 02
full story
Local Author Announces New Dog Treat Book
Mark Carlson and Musket, authors of the popular book ‘Confessions of a Guide Dog – The Blonde Leading the Blind’ are announcing they are working on a new book that is sure to be of great interest to dog lovers. ‘Confessions of a Guide Dog,’ publis...
05:59 PM, Monday, May 12
full story
Hey, Take a Hike…With Your Dog!
Want to take the ho-hum out of your daily dog walks plus treat your dog to new sights, sounds and smells? Seeking a great workout for the both of you? Well, take a hike. Hiking offers many benefits – a cardiovascular workout, the chance to explore...
04:56 PM, Thursday, April 10
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Shoshana says, "Adopt Me San Diego!"
RCHS PET OF THE WEEK – 7/11/14 Name:                                    Shoshana Age:                            3 years Weight:                      11 pounds Gender:                      Spayed, Female Breed:                                    R...
11:57 AM, Thursday, July 10
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Petunia says, "Adopt Me San Diego!"
Petunia is a 7-month-old spayed female bunny, ID 78542. Petunia is adventurous, feisty and inquisitive. She is timid when first picked up and prefers to hop to you and around you before settling in. She will give you gentle bunny kisses and a bath...
08:17 AM, Friday, March 07
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Lola says, "Adopt Me San Diego!"
RCHS PET OF THE WEEK – 3/7/14 Name: Lola Age: 2 months Weight: 2 pounds Gender: Spayed, Female Breed: Domestic Short Haired kitten INFO:             "Lola” is the pet of the week at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society. She’s a 2 month old, 2 pound,...
12:46 PM, Thursday, March 06
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Van Halen says, "Adopt Me San Diego!"
RCHS PET OF THE WEEK – 2/21/14 Name: Van Halen Age: 4 years Weight: 50 pound Gender: Neutered, Male Breed: Hungarian Vizsla / Retriever mix INFO:             "Van Halen” is the pet of the week at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society. He’s a 4 year o...
11:21 AM, Thursday, February 27
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Bindi says, "Adopt Me San Diego!"
Bindi is a 12-year-old spayed female Chihuahua/terrier mix, ID 77603. Bindi is a sweet, easy-going little girl who would be a good fit for someone who wants the companionship of a dog, but does not have the time to train a puppy or keep up with th...
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Pretty little Sara Touch and Go with a Happy Ending by ShannonMcKee
09:43 PM, Monday, July 21
Sara is all smiles now, but that wasn't always the case. Sometimes life throws a few curveballs, and as is often the case, rescues sometimes still have steep hills to climb even after they are in foster care. On a Thursday, Sara went in for a routine spay procedure. All went well with the surgery...
WQJ_Foster_a_kitten.jpg You Can Make A Difference - Foster a Kitten or Cat by SusanEllis
06:23 PM, Friday, May 09
Spring is here, the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming & yes there are kitties everywhere! Kitten season is in full swing & Southern California Siamese Rescue needs your help! Have you thought about becoming a foster? Fostering a kitten or a cat can be one of the most rewarding experienc...
Layla and her chew toy Puppy Chewing, Teething, & Training by JenLovesPets
10:34 AM, Monday, May 05
A VIP client called me and told me she's getting a puppy for Dexter, her corgi mix. Well for her and Dexter. Charlotte, JenLovesPets' Lead Pet Care Specialist and I went to meet Layla, a 3 month precious puppy so we can go over details for puppy walks during the week. Yep, Charlotte and I were in...
Angel the Domesticated Wild Maine Coon A Cat & Her Water Bowl by JenLovesPets
08:37 PM, Wednesday, March 19
My almost 13 year old Maine Coon kitty; Angel has always been finicky about her water. For years she would only drink out of the faucet, it was a constant fight over the sink while I was brushing my teeth. As the years went by she stopped and drank out of her water bowl like a normal kitty is sup...
5US9_Fitdog_Logo.png How to Ensure Your Dog Has a Perfect Stay by FitdogSportsClub
12:19 PM, Thursday, March 13
How to Ensure Your Dog Has a Perfect Stay By Andrea Servadio, Fitdog Sports Club Many owners are nervous about leaving their dogs when they go on vacation.  We've put together some Do's and Don'ts to make sure your dog has the best staycation and so you don't have to worry!   DO's   ·        Do B...

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