Rancho Coastal Humane Society

Clear The Shelters' Day is Saturday, August 17th

Anyone who works or volunteers at an animal shelter will agree that their greatest wish is to see empty kennels because all of the animals have been adopted. That will be the goal this Saturday, July 17, 2019 when your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) joins paws with NBC and Telemundo...
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Giving Tuesday: Donations Doubled at Rancho Coastal Humane Society

Encinitas, CA – No animal lover should be forced to choose whether to feed themself or their pet. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) is asking you to make a donation that matters on Giving Tuesday, November 27th. Thanks to an anonymous donor, every donation up to $50,000 will be matched...
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This Cat Fell Several Stories - and Survived. You Can Adopt Her.

When a six year old cat named Sugar fell several stories out of an apartment window, her future looked grim. Now, thanks to a partnership between FACE Foundation, Pet Emergency and Specialty Center (PESC) in La Mesa, and Veterinary Specialty Hospital in Sorrento Valley, Sugar will become available...
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Keeping Easter Safe For All The Family (Especially Pets!)

While Easter is a time of celebration and family, your Rancho Coastal Humane Society is reminding animal lovers to keep their pets safe. Easter Lilies ....Cats are more likely to eat them. It can take half a day before a pet gets an upset stomach, starts stumbling, or has seizures. Chocolate .....
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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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Don't Ignore New Year's Eve Safety For Your Pets

Whether you got a new puppy or kitten for Christmas, or you want to protect your current dog or cat, Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) in Encinitas is sharing a few simple rules to help keep them safe on New Year’s Eve.
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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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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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