Jordan YCS Community Service Day at Kiddies 2 Kitties

Wednesday, March 29, was the Day of Service for YCS (Youth Community Service) at Jordan Middle School in Palo Alto, and a contingent of volunteers visited Kiddies 2 Kitties at SVACA (Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority) in Santa Clara. SVACA partners with PAHS for the Kiddies 2 Kitties shelter-based reading and community service program. The Jordan students learned about shelter operations […]

Bill Allowing Slaughter of Alaskan Bear Cubs, Wolf Pups, Sails Through Senate to Trump’s Desk

It’s now legal to slaughter cubs in their dens. Bill Allowing Slaughter of Alaskan Bear Cubs, Wolf Pups, Sails Through Senate to Trump’s Desk (EnviroNews Alaska) — Washington D.C. — On March 21, 2017, in a 52-47 vote, the Senate passed House Joint Resolution 69 (HJR 69), a Congressional Review Act resolution to rescind the […]

Mountain View Volunteer Fair

Visit the PAHS table at the Mountain View Volunteer Fair to learn about volunteer opportunities. We especially need people who want to help with feeding community cat colonies in the local area. We’re also looking for volunteers to accompany us with their friendly dog or cat at our education venues. Learn about PAHS and the […]

Small volunteer teams would love to welcome you to join them feeding community c…

Small volunteer teams would love to welcome you to join them feeding community cats. We get stray, abandoned, and feral cats neutered and then provide them with food and water. You will work with other cat lovers to make the lives of these cats better. Help is needed in Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara, Milpitas, […]

A Senate Republican attack on animals menaces grizzlies, wolves in Alaska · A Humane Nation

Wildlife cruelty laws rescinded. Read on… A Senate Republican attack on animals menaces grizzlies, wolves in Alaska · A Humane Nation I tossed and turned almost the entire night. It wasn’t a nightmare that roiled me. It was yesterday’s awful spectacle in the U.S. Senate. By a 52 to 47 vote, senators approved, on a party-line […]

“You Can Make a Difference”

PAHS board members and staff attending the play, “You Can Make a Difference,” written and directed by volunteer Rhea Sampson, were very pleased to see references to the Humane Society and the importance of helping lost animals. Performed by Rhea’s young drama students at the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center in Menlo Park the afternoon of March 22, […]

PAWS 2 PAHS Volunteers at Lytton Gardens

Volunteers Kathy Merkle-Raymond and Sarah Clementson joined PAHS and a group of residents at Lytton Gardens the afternoon of March 22. Accompanying Kathy and Sarah were their respective canine companions—Cody, a toy Australian Shepherd trained as a therapy/service dog, and Ani, a laid-back Golden Retriever with a big heart and welcoming demeanor for people of all ages. […]