Finding Forever Homes

Alexandra BaggsUncategorized5 Comments

Here at HSSV, we’re dedicated to finding loving homes for the animals in our care, no matter how long it takes. There’s nothing like witnessing an adopter fall in love with their new pet, and we’re honored to make it happen everyday. It’s even better when adopters follow up with us to tell us about life with their new family … Read More

The Fur Ball 2022

Alexandra BaggsUncategorized2 Comments

  Lillian made a special appearance onstage with her new adopted mom and received an overwhelming response by the crowd. The evening concluded with dazzling entertainment from Quixotic. The Fur Ball 2022 was an overwhelming success and we are so grateful to each and every person who came together for the animals. We especially want to thank Kira Klapper, our … Read More

Saving the Sweetest Boy

Alexandra BaggsAdopt, Dogs, News5 Comments

On a Tuesday just like most Tuesdays at HSSV, our Rescue team returned from a trip to the Central Valley to pick up nearly 30 animals from one of our partner shelters. Some of the animals we brought in had medical needs that our partner shelter didn’t have the resources to treat. One of the animals that clearly needed medical … Read More

Celebrating a Year of Lifesaving

Alexandra BaggsAdopt, Cats, Dogs, News3 Comments

It’s the new year and we’re super excited to share some of our biggest highlights from 2021. It was another incredible lifesaving year, with nearly 6,000 animals finding forever homes. In today’s blog, we’ll be taking you through some of the happiest adoption stories from 2021. Fino Fino first came to us from a Central Valley shelter through our Regional … Read More

A Tale of Three Puppies

Alexandra BaggsDogs, News, Volunteers4 Comments

We all know puppies are adorable. Wiggly. Cuddly. The most fun. But puppies are also incredibly vulnerable in shelters. They require an immense amount of time, medical care, and socialization. They’re very susceptible to disease. Their lives are incredibly fragile, and it can be a huge undertaking for a shelter to care for them. At HSSV, we are fortunate enough … Read More

Saving Hope

Alexandra BaggsDogs, News13 Comments

The 3-month-old puppy’s face was swollen and huge. She had bite wounds across her neck and face, and was unable to move her neck. Her ear canal was ruptured, and she was clearly in pain. We weren’t sure what her future would look like, but we were determined to do everything we could for this sweet puppy. We had transported … Read More