Animal welfare

Saturday's the day

This Saturday morning we'll walk with other fellow animal lovers through Kit Carson Park in Escondido for The North County Walk For Animals and The San Diego Humane Society. Still time to register. Please join Sunny 98.1's Dave Mason and NBC7's Sheena Parveen for a morning of fun and fur. Find out...
Read More

What a fun bunch-and Amelia too!

Jackie Blue's Rescue Angels 4th Annual Carnival 4 Canines was a fun event hosted by our Entercom stations this past weekend. Thanks for all of your help in helping find homes for shelter and unwanted animals. Pictured here, Dave Mason (with son Jon's dog Amelia), Kimo Jensen, Kelly Danek and Tammy...
Read More

Bo Derek To Receive Helen Woodward Animal Center Award

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. (July. 13, 2018) – Next Thursday, July 19, 2018, Helen Woodward Animal Center will present Bo Derek with the 2018 “Humane Award.” The prestigious annual award will be presented in front of an invitation-only group of high-level donors at the private home of a dedicated...
Read More

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...
Read More

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...
Read More

Wings of Rescue Helping Pets to San Diego

The need for space to care for stray and abandoned pets in the Hurricane Harvey area continues to grow. Wings of Rescue is sending out three plane loads of dogs and cats every day. As you know, the first pets who left Louisiana came to San Diego. Some of them will become available for adoption this...
Read More

Helen Woodward Animal Center Lends a Helping Hand to Houston!

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. (August 31st, 2017) – Before most San Diegans had even risen from their beds this morning, four staff members from Helen Woodward Animal Center were boarding a Southwest® plane, bound for Texas. With the Houston-Hobby Airport remaining closed, the flight was Austin-bound...
Read More

San Diego Rescues Animals In Search Of Homes

Animals from Louisana and Texas were transported on Monday to the San Diego area who had to face the repercussions of Hurricane Harvey. Although taken from their families, this is the best option for the pets without homes looking to be adopted. We have people on their way to help rescue these...
Read More

San Diego Among The Most Pet-Friendly Cities

With National Homeless Animals Day approaching (it's August 19th) and the cost of owning a pet ranging from $227 to more than $2,000, depending on the type of animal, WalletHub took an in-depth look at 2017’s Most Pet-Friendly Cities . WalletHub’s number crunchers look at a wide variety of factors...
Read More

Keep Your Pets Safe From The Heat

During the “dog days” of summer, the temperature inside a parked car can climb to well above 100ºF in just a matter of minutes. Beating the heat is extra tough for dogs because they can only cool themselves by panting and sweating through their paw pads. Never leave a dog in a parked car. On a mild...
Read More

Pages