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5K Paw Walk in the Garden This Saturday, February 17th

An “Easy Rider” will be named at the 6th annual 5K Paw Walk in the Garden on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 8 to 11 AM. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) and the San Diego Botanic Garden (SDBG) will join paws to raise funds supporting people, plants, and pets. The top individual fund...
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ONE CUTE VIDEO: Baby Kangaroo Practices His First Hops.

CUTENESS OVERLOAD!! Check out the video of a baby kangaroo jumping for the first time! The baby 'roo is Bradley, who was rescued and raised by The Kangaroo Sanctuary in Alice Springs. The sanctuary says it takes in "quite a few" orphaned joeys like Bradley every year.
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San Diego Humane Society Offering Free Holiday Adoptions

Do you have room in your home for a forever friend? Then, this is a good time to show some holiday love! Through a generous donation, the San Diego Humane Society is offereing free adoptions through December 24th! This truly is the Gift of Love. You can search available pets here . Remember, if you...
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Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade

Season’s grrreetings, San Diegans! Prepare to unleash the holiday cheer through the streets of Downtown San Diego with your furry friends! The 10th Annual San Diego Union-Tribune Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade presented by Blue Buffalo returns on Sunday, December 10, 2017. All pet owners and their...
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Evacuation With Pets: Complete Checklist

With the increased fire danger in San Diego County, NOW is the time to think about what you'll need to do if you're asked to evacuate.
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20 Dogs. 1,847 Miles. A Lifetime From Where They Began

Encinitas, CA – “Controlled Chaos” is one way to describe what happened on Thursday, November 30th at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) at 389 Requeza Street in Encinitas. That’s when 20 adult dogs first “set paw” on California soil after completing a 1,847 mile journey from St. Francis...
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[VIDEO] Rancho Coastal HS Receives 44,000 lbs of Donated Pet Food

More than 44,400 pounds of donated dog and cat food was delivered to your Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas on Tuesday morning, November 14. The food was donated through Rescue Bank® operated by Greater Good.org , a non-profit organization that supports animal rescue and rehabilitation...
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44,000 Pounds of Cat and Dog Food Headed To Animal Shelter

This Monday afternoon we're expecting what appears to be our largest pet food donation EVER.....44,000 pounds of cat and dog food from Rescue Bank operated by Greatergood.org. The truck is expected to arrive at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society between 2:00 and 4:00. © Rancho Coastal Humane...
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We're Still Helping Hurricane Harvey Animals

The reporters and cameras are gone, but the struggle continues for pets who were lost, strayed, or abandoned following Hurricane Harvey. The estimated 120 cats, kittens, dogs, and puppies scheduled to arrive in San Diego on Tuesday have been in overcrowded shelters since the Hurricane struck. With...
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Forget Goblins! What's Your Pet Gobbling?!

Doorbells, shouting, and scary masks make Halloween a frightening night for our dogs and cats. Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) in Encinitas is reminding pet owners to keep their best friends (and the trick-or-treaters) safe.
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