August 2016

August 17th – August 31st – National Black Cat Appreciation Day
August 20th – National Homeless Animal Day

September 2016

September 1th – National Pet Memorial Day
September 18th – 24th – National Dog Week

October 2016

Adopt A Shelter Dog Month
National Animal Safety and Protection Month
October 6th – 12th – Animal Welfare Week
October 9th – 15th – National Veterinary Technician Week
October 16th – National Feral Cat Day

November 2016

Adopt A Senior Pet Month
November 6th – 12th – National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

December 2016

All month:  Hold a fundraising sale for your local shelter for the holidays!

Shelter Events

Strut Your Mutt

strutt flyer 2016Join us on October 22nd in Exposition Park Los Angeles for the 2016 Strut Your Mutt dog walk.      Thousands of animal lovers and their best friends will be walking to raise funds to Help Save Them All.

Go to and join the San Gabriel Valley Humane Society team!

Adoption Events


Our community adoption events take place every month at the following locations.  Please stop by if you are looking for a best friend!


Where: Pet Food Express
320 S. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA  91101

When:   12:00 – 3:00pm
Saturday, September 10th

Where:  Petco Rosemead
7262 Rosemead Boulevard,  Rosemead, CA 91770

When:  12:00 – 3:00pm
Saturday,  August 20th



2016 Calendars Now Available For a $10 Donation At the Shelter, Local Businesses and On Line

The photos were selected among hundreds submitted by shelter supporters.  They make great holiday gifts for the animal lovers on your list!  If you would like to order a 2016 calendar on line, you can do so through Paypal.  Toward the top of the Home Page in the ‘How To Help’ section, click on the Donate link.  This will take

you to the donation page.  Then click on the Paypal logo and fill out all requested information.  Select the option to ‘review your donation and continue’ and in the box labeled  ‘add special instructions to the seller’, write in that you want to order calendar(s) and list the address(es) you want them shipped to.    We’ll do the rest!   Add $2.50 shipping and handling for each calendar requested.