August 4–10: International Assistance Dog Week PAHS joins all dog lovers this w…

August 4–10: International Assistance Dog Week PAHS joins all dog lovers this week to recognize and honor hardworking assistance dogs. PAHS partners with Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) in classroom and after-school visits to teach students the varied tasks service dogs perform to help their people and the ways in which these dogs are trained. […]

Gathering of People and Pooches at Yappy Hour, Thursday, August 1 PAHS celebrat…

Gathering of People and Pooches at Yappy Hour, Thursday, August 1 PAHS celebrated its final Yappy Hour of the season with a great group of friendly people and their equally friendly dogs. We thank Sheraton Palo Alto and Poolside Grill for hosting this very popular gathering. Take a look at some of our four-legged (and […]

YCS at Kiddies 2 Kitties—Wednesday, July 31 Youth Community Service middle scho…

YCS at Kiddies 2 Kitties—Wednesday, July 31 Youth Community Service middle school students participating in Palo Alto's summer program visited the PAHS–SVACA (Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority)'s co-partnered Kiddies 2 Kitties shelter-based reading and cat/kitten socialization program. Not to be excluded from the activities was Thomas, a Corgi mix dog, also up for adoption at […]

Memories from "Animals Inspire Us" Saturday, June 27 Special Event i…

Memories from "Animals Inspire Us" Saturday, June 27 Special Event in Partnership with Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose Special guest—Moshow the Cat Rapper (Iammoshow) Featuring Rhea Sampson and her dog Shannon with songs and storytelling (Saving Travis: A Rescue Story) with Patty Hurley and Leonor Delgado, along with face-painting and other art activities View […]