Here’s to YOU!

It’s Volunteer Appreciation Week, and as we celebrate all of our dedicated, selfless volunteers this week, I’m reminded of all the ways our entire community comes together to protect animals and support the mission of San Diego Humane Society. Whether …

Top Ten Kitten Nursery Stories

Spring has sprung and the nation’s first Kitten Nursery is opening for its 10th season! In 2009, San Diego Humane Society opened the first 24-hour Kitten Nursery in the United States. Since opening, it has cared for more than 10,000 …

Six Tips for Dog-Friendly Gardening

Spring has sprung! And with warmer weather approaching, you might be inspired to throw on your gardening gloves and give your yard a colorful new update. But if you have a dog at home, keeping a beautiful, well-kept garden can …

As we welcome a new year…

With the dawning of the new year, it’s a fitting time to reflect on an unforgettable 2017. We would not have been able to provide lifesaving care to more than 30,000animals last year without you. 2018 is going to be …

In Honor of Bruce

You may have read about the case of #Brucetheminpin on our social media channels. Unfortunately, Bruce lost his fight this week, despite incredible efforts made by our medical teams. His diabetes resisted our best efforts to bring it under control. …

Protecting Pets in Cold Weather

Frosty temperatures may be a rarity in sunny San Diego, but they do come on occasion. When the temperature drops, it’s important to know how to keep your pets safe. San Diego Humane Society recommends that pets be kept inside …

A word of thanks to our community

During times of disaster like our recent Lilac Fire, I’m overwhelmed by the way this community comes together to help each other and animals. We’re astounded by the offers of help that we received. Your support allowed us to: Care …