If you have a spare room, a flexible schedule and a warm heart, please consider becoming a foster parent for the Humane Society Silicon Valley! In exchange for free room and board, we can promise you lots of hugs and purrs! Foster parents care for young kittens and cats that aren't quite ready for adoption, or need extra space! To learn more, please see our feline foster care page here:
Lay the foundation for a lifetime of good manners!
Beginning Older Puppy Training is the perfect first training class for your new older puppy (4 ½ months – 8 months old). Our goal is to provide a safe, fun learning environment that will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to successfully work with your older puppy to get the kind of behavior you like, both at home and out in the
Anyone who has experienced a loss or anticipates such a loss is invited to attend the HSSV Companion Animal Loss Support Group. The group helps grieving pet owners heal the pain by working through their feelings of loss, anger, and depression.
The meetings are hosted by Vicki Traylor and held at the shelter on the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m.. You may attend an unlimited number of meetings and are encouraged to return to help others work through their grief e
Beginning Manners & Obedience for Dogs is the perfect first training class for your new canine companion. Our goal is to provide a safe and fun learning environment that will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to successfully work with your dog to get the kind of behavior you like, both at home and out in the real world.
Are you confident your dog would come back to you in an emergency?
All too often we hear about dogs running out of their homes and being injured or worse. Devastated pet owners often say they wish they could have prevented it from happening if only their dog had a reliable recall! This seminar will show you how to teach your dog to come when called even in the midst of distractions and temptations. You will also learn how to train an "Emergency Recall" for t
Humane Society Silicon Valley's mission is to save and enhance lives. As an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit, we do not receive funding from Humane Society of the United States, ASPCA, or state and federal government entities. Your support of Humane Society Silicon Valley directly helps animals in your community!