Meet Emmie!

Meet Emmie! Emmie was left alone in an apartment while her person battled breast cancer and finally died. With no human contact save a brief weekly visit to refill her automatic food and water dispensers, she became grossly obese, hostile, and anxious, and her health declined. At Easter some church friends of her owner called […]

Final Sessions of Critter Club at Mariano Castro Students met two very special …

Final Sessions of Critter Club at Mariano Castro Students met two very special dogs at the final Critter Club sessions at Beyond the Bell at Mariano Castro Elementary in Mountain View, Thursday, December 19. Sammy and Stewie (mobility impaired) are the bonded canine companions of Michelle Maguire, one of our education volunteers, and Sammy is […]

PAHS Visits South San Francisco Preschoolers On December 6, 10, and 13, PAHS vo…

PAHS Visits South San Francisco Preschoolers On December 6, 10, and 13, PAHS volunteer Rhea Sampson and her two canine companions Shannon and Travis visited preschool classes at South San Francisco Unified School District. Young students sang along with Rhea as she taught them how to care for their pets, especially dogs, watched Shannon and […]

Kittens at Critter Clubs! Thursday, December 10—Two kitten brothers, Ember (ora…

Kittens at Critter Clubs! Thursday, December 10—Two kitten brothers, Ember (orange tabby and white) and Cypress (black and white) accompanied Janet Alexander from Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority (local shelter serving Mountain View) to Critter Club sessions at Beyond the Bell in Mariano Castro Elementary School, Mountain View. Such playful little boys! And so happy […]

PAHS Therapy Paws Visits The View Teen Center in Mountain View Wednesday, Decem…

PAHS Therapy Paws Visits The View Teen Center in Mountain View Wednesday, December 11—Teens participating in after-school programs at The View Teen Center in Mountain View welcomed PAHS Therapy Paws teams. This special de-stress session was timed to coincide with finals week and provided a wonderful break for all the students who greeted our canine […]