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Disaster Preparedness Tips & Adoptable Pets from the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA

Disaster preparedness tips and adoptable pets at the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA. Call for information

September is National Preparedness Month. It's important to include pets in your family's emergency plan. If you must evacuate your home, do not leave your pets behind. 

The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA recommends that you keep the following items in a secure, easy-to-reach location, such as inside your pet carriers, ready to grab and go:

  1. a week's supply of food, water, litter and pan bowls, sealed in water-proof containers

  • current ID tags on your pet at all times (we recommend microchipping all pets, ask your vet for details)

  • current color photos (in case your pet is lost) and pre-made LOST posters, preferably with a cell phone number and out-of-area alternate contact

  • a list of safe places to take your pets, including hotels within driving distance that accept pets
  • For more information, visit our website at www.pasadenahumane.org or call us at (626) 792-7151. Ready.gov/animals is also a great resource for pet owners. 

    Now moving on to adoptable pets...

    Meet Monty, Bella, Cyrus, Connie, Gambit and Spike! These animal companions are looking for a loving forever home. Stop by and meet them in person! 

    A313502 — Monty is a playful, one-and-half-year-old Boxer. He loves to go for walks and would be a great addition to an active family. His adoption fee is $120.

    A312165 — Gambit is a five-month-old black American shorthair kitten. He loves playing around with other kittens in our communal room. Plus, he loves to cuddle. His regular adoption fee is $70. He qualifies for our Lucky 13 Black Cat adoption promo this Thursday, September 13th!

    A313799 — Cyrus is a young tan and white shorthair rabbit. He enjoys being petted, especially on his head. His adoption fee is $30.

    A312951 — Spike is a 10-year-old bulldog/pug mix. He’s very friendly and loves to go on walks. He does have a bit of arthritis and needs to lose some weight so an attentive family would be great for him. His adoption fee is $120; however, he does qualify for our Seniors for Seniors program for eligible adopters.

    A312970 — Bella is a sweet 8-year-old Boxer/lab mix. She's been out on the Mobile Unit and is a Blue Ribbon dog! She's very friendly and active. Her adoption fee is $120. She also qualifies for the Seniors for Seniors program for eligible adopters.

    A311796 — Connie is an adult tan and white rabbit. She enjoys being petted and loves to hop around in the grass. Her adoption fee is $30.

    Also view more of our adoptable pets featured on "The Dog House" TV show for the City of Glendale. 

    The adoption fee includes the animal’s spay/neuter surgery, a microchip, the first set of vaccinations, as well as a free follow-up health check at a participating vet. New adopters will receive complimentary health and wellness exam from VCA Animal Hospitals. Ask an adoptions counselor for more information during your visit.

    Call the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA at 626.792.7151 and refer to the animal’s “A” number, or visit us  at 361 S. Raymond Ave in Pasadena. Adoption hours are 11-4 Sunday, 9-5 Tuesday –Friday and 9-4 Saturday. Pets may not be available for adoption and cannot be held for potential adopters from phone calls or email. Directions and photos of all pets can be found at www.pasadenahumane.org.

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