Open House Block Party

Join us as we celebrate our 90th anniversary on September 27th with an Open House Block Party.  Since 1924, we have been serving the San Gabriel Valley and invite all our past adopters to bring their dogs and walk in our alumni parade.  From noon to 5pm, there will be carnival games, food trucks, and vendors as well as doggie tattoos and games.

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San Gabriel Rabies Clinic

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San  Gabriel Rabies Clinic 
Thursday, August 14th
6 to 8pm at the Shelter

All city residents are invited to this full clinic offering all vaccines and special micro chipping pricing of $15.    Mark your calendar!

Wells Fargo Donates $1,000

On October 9th, Wells Fargo Bank presented the SGVHS with a $1,000 donation as part of their Community Connections program. Each year, Wells Fargo Branch Managers select a non-profit as their choice for the program and, this year, Elaine Chan, Assistant Vice President and Manager of the Wells Fargo Valley selected the SGVHS for this generous donation.  Thanks to Wells Fargo for supporting our mission of ‘putting people and pets together!  1000 check


Pictured are (left to right) Wells Fargo Executives David DiCristofaro, Jonathan Weedman, Alhambra Branch Manager Elaine Chan, SGVHS Board Member Doreen Hudson, and Wells Fargo Executive Sandy Walia.

Girl Scouts Rock

Girl Scouts  9121  San MarinoThanks go out to Girl Scout Troop 9121 from San Marino for visiting and bringing the animals hand made blankets, cat nip toys and extra cat nip!   Scouts are awesome!

Shelter Adds Color

Shelter painted wall Thanks to our hard working volunteers, Manny, Patty and John, for sprucing up the front of the shelter by sharing their love of art and animals to be enjoyed by everyone!

Me And My Shadow

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Take advantage of our new cat adoption program to celebrate “Kitten Season”!    The Me And My Shadow companion adoption program allows you to have Twice the Fun at a Third the Cost! The regular fee for a cat adoption is $99 which includes spay/neuter surgery, a microchip, first vaccinations and a free wellness check-up at a participating veterinarian.   When you adopt a second cat or kitty, who must be black like a shadow, the cost is only $29.If you’re worried that your new kitty might be lonely while you’re at work, ‘Me And My Shadow’ can ease the transition and create a friend for life for you and your new family member.      Call us for more information!


A Celebration of Cinco de Mayo

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Our Cinco De Mayo Adoption events were a day of fun for people and for pets! Thanks to our volunteers for making this possible!

Calendar Photo Contest

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Have a great photo of your best friend?

Enter our photo contest!  Click on flyer for more details.  Send in your favorite pet photos and yours could be one of twelve lucky pets to be featured in our 2015 calendar.   Contest ends June 30th.  Email to

Tea for Tails

tea-for-tailsOur Tea for Tails event was a wonderful success! Thanks to all of those who attended, bought silent auction items, donated, and helped out! Below is Sherbert, waiting for his turn to model!

Furensic Fundraiser

furensic-fundraiserThe LAPD and Sheriffs hosted a Furensic Fundraiser to benefit the animals of the San Gabriel Valley Humane Society! Over $2000 in donations were collected across five locations from Van Nuys to Headquarters to East LA. We truly appreciate their support!