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Pet of the Week- Lucy!

Pet of the Week- Lucy!

Bright and smiling, Lucy is one happy girl! Almost two-years-old she is affectionate and outgoing, looking to make friends and won't stop till she does! Lucy is an American Staffordshire Terrier mix who gets along great with adults, other dogs and older kids. Come pay her a visit and see if she might be a good fit with your family!
www.sspca.org

SPCA Pet of the Week- Tia

SPCA Pet of the Week- Tia

Meet Tia!
A great conversationalist who is looking for a family who will enjoy her take on life. She has been chatting with volunteers and staff since she came to the shelter back in March. Tia (two-years-old) has waited patiently for the right family to come along. She gets along great with people and is curious about what you're up to. She also does well with other cats.

Remember Pet Safety during the 4th of July

Remember Pet Safety during the 4th of July

 County Animal Shelter wants your pets to remain happy and safe in their homes

Sacramento, Calif. – The Sacramento County Animal Care Facility reminds pet owners to plan ahead for the coming 4th of July holiday and keep dogs and cats safe in their own homes.

“Our stray animal population spikes during the 4th of July period. The fireworks stands are open and people celebrate early,” said Dave Dickinson, Animal Care Director. “Dogs and cats get scared and escape. Plan in advance to keep your pets calm and safe in their homes and avoid having to make a trip to the shelter to find your pet.”

Safety Tips:

Resist the urge to take your pet to fireworks displays. You’re asking for trouble, as most pets have a very strong fear of loud, sudden noises which are like to evoke their “flight or fight mode.” Fireworks can cause true terror in a pet.

Pet of the Week- Maisy

Pet of the Week- Maisy

Maisy turned ONE years-old this week and the best gift for her would be an adoption!

Pet of the Week- Thor

Pet of the Week- Thor

Are you looking for a friendly, out-going cat who gets along great with other felines? "Thor" is your boy! A little over one-year-old he is young enough to be playful and energetic, but is full grown and starting to figure out just who he is. If you've just met him, you're probably best friends. That's "Thor's" style.

Front Street Shelter Adoption Events

Front Street Shelter Adoption Events

The Sacramento Front Street Shelter sponsors many adoption events at several pet centers throughout the city.  Recently, at Pet Extreme on Sutterville Road,  Lola Montez, a 7-year-old Teacup Chihuahua, stirred up lots of attention. Lola is currently being fostered off-site, but the shelter is full of precious pooches on site as well, all in need of a loving forever home. 

Front Street Shelter

2127 Front Street, Sacramento 95818

916-808-7387 

www.cityofsacramento.org/generalservices/animal-care/

 

Five Ways to Enjoy Sacramento with your Dog

Five Ways to Enjoy Sacramento with your Dog

Sacramento’s moderate climate is perfect for a fun-filled day with the family – including the family dog. We’ve put together a list of five ways to enjoy California’s capital city with your dog.

1. Take your four-legged friend to a Sacramento dog park