Urgent Message for Rabbit Owners

Pippin the Rabbit

Rabbits & RHDV: What You Need to Know Now May 28, 2020 Susan Stienstra, Licensed Humane Educator, House Rabbit Society and PAHS You may have already heard about RHDV – Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus. RHDV is a highly contagious disease that kills as many as three out of four rabbits after exposure. The first case […]

Local Wildlife! (Ongoing Story) Baby Mourning Doves! They're now showing t…

Local Wildlife! (Ongoing Story) Baby Mourning Doves! They're now showing their faces in the nest at the home of PAHS' education manager, Leonor Delgado. Very soon, they'll be stretching their wings and joining their parents and their older siblings in the great outdoors! (Actually, the whole family stays pretty close to home base.) Please share […]

CA: Help save pets in shelters with SB 1347 – Best Friends Animal Society

HELP SHELTER PETS NOW! CA Senate Bill 1347 is up for an Assembly vote Monday, August 10. If passed, this bill will increase the ability to save lives in under-resourced shelters that can’t afford or can’t find a licensed full-time veterinarian by allowing those shelters to have trained workers vaccinate pets according to veterinary protocols. […]

Buddy and Shorty are two 7-week old littermates who suddenly became very sick. T…

Buddy and Shorty are two 7-week old littermates who suddenly became very sick. Their owners rushed them to the nearest vet's office so they could receive immediate care. The puppies had to be transferred to another hospital for overnight critical care. It was touch and go for them for nearly 24 hours, but the two […]

SB 1175 Endangered Species and COVID-19 Bill Passes California State Senate! – WildAid

Great News: SB 1175 Endangered Species and COVID-19 Bill Passes California State Senate! This bill, authored by Senator (D-Los Angeles) Henry Stern, will cut off imports of any wildlife that could spread zoonotic disease like COVID-19 or that are invasive species, which are currently sold in California’s at least 25 live wildlife markets, as well […]

More YCS Animal Portraits! Two sessions of YCS (Youth Community Service) summer…

More YCS Animal Portraits! Two sessions of YCS (Youth Community Service) summer camp were devoted in part to an art project benefiting PAHS in which students created portraits of our four-legged volunteers who help us in educational gatherings. Here are two of the campers' paintings from the July 22 session (we've already shared portraits from […]

Local Wildlife! (Ongoing Story) We're revisiting the Mourning Dove nest ne…

Local Wildlife! (Ongoing Story) We're revisiting the Mourning Dove nest near the front door of our education Manager's (Leonor Delgado's) home. Mom is now guarding two babies who've yet to show their faces, and Dad is keeping vigil from a distance on the fence. Please share in the comments any pictures you have of local […]