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Here are links and/or telephone numbers to local animal welfare resources that may be of interest to you:

Kimber's K-9's
Canine Pet Massage & Obedience Trainer

kimbersk9s@gmail.com
707.223.4245
 

Sequoia Humane Society

6073 Loma Avenue, Eureka

707-442-1782

Services: adoption, low-cost spay/neuter vouchers, education/information. The shelter accepts owner-surrendered animals on a space available basis; owners must call in advance for an appointment.

www.sequoiahumane.org

 

Humboldt County Animal Shelter

Sheriff’s Animal Control Division

980 Lycoming Avenue, McKinleyville

707-840-9132

Services: adoption, dog licensing, lost & found. The shelter receives found/abandoned animals. Animal abuse reports are filed with the Sheriff’s office.

www.co.humboldt.ca.us/sheriff/operations

 

Heart of the Redwoods Horse Rescue

(no public shelter facility)

707-496-4663

Services: adoption, rehabilitation, training, rescue. They provide a sanctuary for abused horses. Rehabilitated horses are available for adoption.

 

Companion Animal Foundation

88 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata

707-826-7287

Services: adoption, spay/neuter assistance offered for owned and feral cats. They are located in their thrift shop and offer adoptable cats/kittens.

www.animal-foundation.org

 

Friends for Life

(no shelter facility)

707-442-5999

Services: adoption, spay/neuter assistance. Their “matchmaker” program links people wanting a dog or cat with people wanting to relinquish an animal. They also operate a limited foster care program.

www.dogrescuers.org

 

 Bless the Beasts

(no shelter facility)

707-444-0408

Services: adoption and spay/neuter cats/kittens, especially feral. They foster feral kittens and provide long-term care for a limited number of cats. They also provide spay/neuter and trapping assistance for feral cats.

 

Humboldt Spay/Neuter Network

(no shelter facility)

707-442-1426

Services: spay/neuter. It is a collaborative organization promoting spay and neuter for companion animals. They currently provide spay/neuter assistance to feral cat caretakers.

 

Humboldt Wildlife Care Center

(no public shelter)

707-822-8839

Services: They care for and release injured wild animals, including birds. They do not work with deer, bears, or mountain lions.

 

Department of Fish and Game

619 /2nd Street, Eureka

707-445-6493

Poachers & Polluters tip hotline 888-334-2258

Maintains native fish, wildlife, and plant species. Local office handles licensing, tags, and permits.

www.dfg.ca.gov

 

Paws Cause, KHUM radio

Ferndale’s KHUM radio station has dedicated a part of its website for the well-being of pets. Paws Cause has a lost and found message board, a pet owner forum, and information on local pet shelters and their events.

www.khum.com/pawscause

 

 

The following are national animal welfare resources that may be of interest to you.

 

Petfinder.com

Petfinder.com is an on-line adoption service featuring dogs and cats from affiliated shelters on the North Coast and across the country. Users can search for pets by gender, size, and other criteria. Miranda’s Rescue is a petfinder.com affiliated shelter.

www.petfinder.com

 

ASPCA        American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

www.aspca.org

 

 

HSUS           Humane Society of the United States

www.hsus.org

 

PETA           People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

www.peta.org

 

American Veterinary Medical Association

www.avma.org

 

Veterinary Medicine Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

www.library.uiuc.edu/vex

 

National Animal Poison Control Center

(888) 426-4435    ($60 consultation fee charged to a credit card)

www.aspca.org/pet-care/poison-control

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Gourmet Pet Treats

P.O. Box 2176
McKinleyville, CA  95510
info@heartfeltfoods.com
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