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
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.
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.”
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.
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.
Sancho has a lot to say, and he wants you to know he's a great catch! Talkative and energetic, this little three-year-old Chihuahua is a very good boy. He enjoys walking with our volunteers and loves any opportunity to play with his human friends. He's looking for a home that is home often.