San Diego Humane Society

Dogs on Deployment earns compassion award

COAST CITIES — The San Diego Humane Society and SPCA’s second annual “Animal Compassion Awards” recognize and pay tribute in several categories, to extraordinary animals and animal lovers throughout San Diego County.

Think of your fuzzy friends for Christmas

OCEANSIDE — The San Diego Humane Society and SPCA is asking you to celebrate the season and support your local shelter, offering an online gift guide.

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego ordinance to ban dog, cat and rabbit sales in pet shops is seen by animal advocates as a big step forward in shutting down puppy mills.Without the Animal Protection Ordinance pet shops are big buyers for mass breeders who do not always follow best practices in raising numerous animals.