1st Annual 
California Week for the Animals
November 10-18, 2018!
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Join us now in planning this historic week for California's animals! Please join the California Week for Animals Facebook community.

1st California Week for the Animals!  

To see how other states how celebrated their 
Animal World USA Weeks for the Animals, 
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Throughout the week, shelters, rescue groups, and humane organizations across the state will be hosting other wonderful animal-related special events.  Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens across California will be joining in as well,  planning activities to celebrate and help animals.  

Events will include adoption fairs, spay/neuter awareness events, shelter beautification days, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, walks for the farm animals and therapy dogs visiting hospitals and nursing homes.

Also to be included are a salute to our K-9 military and police dogs, feral cat initiatives, animal law event, special educational programs , blessings for the animals, and fun-filled festival days for families to come and enjoy food, music and the amazing animals! 

Become Involved! Events are being planned now, and we need animal lovers everywhere in California to start planning so they can participate!  See the page "Become Involved" on this website for lots of great ideas and suggestions on what You can do.

See the Calendar of Events for exciting events as they become published,  and please note we will be adding events and activities right up and through the week. 

Join Together With:

Animal World USA
Abby Animal Sanctuary - Woodland Hills
All Creatures Great & Small Animal Rescue, Inc. - Hollister (Foster Network)
Amador County Animal Control - Jackson
Animal Rescue Of Fresno (ARF) - Fresno
Angel Puss & Pooch - Canoga Park
Afghan Hound Rescue of California - Redwood City
Animal Assistance League of Orange County - Midway City
Animal Shelter Assistance Program (ASAP) - Santa Barbara
Animal Abuse Prevention Agency, Inc. - Huntington Beach
Animal Friends Rescue Project - Pacific Grove
BCNC Rescue (Bulldog Rescue) - Rescue for all of Northern California
California Feline Foundation and Valley Animal Center - Fresno
Central California SPCA - Fresno (Dogs Only)
Col. Potter Cairn Rescue Network - Romoland
Bay Area Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club, Inc. - San Francisco
Benevolent Animal Rescue Committee, Inc. (BARC) - Mentone
Burbank Animal Shelter
Butte Humane Society - Chico 
C.A.R.E. Cat and Canine Assistance, Referral and Education - Palmdale
Cocker Connection of Southern California - Toluca Lake
Contra Costa County Animal Services - Pinole
Contra Costa Humane Society - Pleasant Hill
No Kill Advocacy Center
Farm Sanctuary
Home At Last Rescue - Berkeley
Paw'd Squad Animal Rescue - Burbank
HART Homeless Animal Rescue Team - Cambria
Friends of Cats - El Cajon (Cats Only)
Rancho Coastal Humane Society - Encinitas
Feathered Family - Erie
Pet Pro Life - Fountain Valley
Ohlone Humane Society - Fremont
Tri-City Animal Shelter - Fremont
Healdsburg Animal Shelter - Healdsburg
Lake Haven Pet Rescue - Kelseyville
Labradors and Friends 
Last Chance for Animals
Lake Tahoe Humane Society - S.P.C.A. - Lake Tahoe
Los Angeles City East Valley Animal Shelter
Paw Parent Animal Sanctuary - Lancaster
Pets & Pals Animal Shelter - Lathrop
Friends of Animals Foundation - Los Angeles
Critter Crossings Corp. - Los Molinos (Dogs Only)
Contra Costa County Animal Services - Martinez
Town Cats - Morgan Hill (Cats Only)
Living Free - Mountain Center
Bay Area Cat Rescue - Mountain View
Persians and Friends Rescue, Inc. - Northridge
Eastern Madera County SPCA - Oakhurst
Hopalong Animal Rescue - Oakland
Oakland Animal Services - Oakland
Oakland SPCA - Oakland
West End Shelter For Animals - Ontario
Town & Country Humane Society - Orland
Safe Haven Animal Sanctuary - Cupertino
Tri-Valley Animal Rescue - Dublin
TOPCats on the Ridge, Inc. - Paradise
Valley Humane Society - Pleasanton
Pets In Need - Redwood City
Safe Haven for Cats - Redwood City (Cats Only)
The Cat House on the Kings - Reedley (Cats Only)
Placer SPCA - Roseville
Happy Tails Pet Sanctuary - Sacramento
Persians Plus Cat Rescue - Sacramento (Cats Only)
River City Cat Rescue - Sacramento 
Monterey County Animal Services - Salinas
Calaveras County Animal Control - San Andreas
Humane Society of Calaveras County - San Andreas
San Francisco SPCA - San Francisco
Smiley Dog Rescue - San Francisco (Dogs Only)
13th Street Cats - San Jose (Cats Only)
CARE - San Jose
Capistrano Animal Rescue Effort (CARE) - San Juan
Central California SPCA
Friends of the Fairmont Animal Shelter - San Leandro
Irvine Animal Care Center
Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA - San Mateo
PROS Pug Rescue Bay to the Borders - San Ramon
Noah's Friends Animal Sanctuary - Sanger
Dog Adoption and Welfare Group (DAWG) - Santa Barbara
Humane Society of Silicon Valley - Santa Clara
Project Purr - Santa Cruz (Cats Only)
Santa Cruz SPCA - Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County Animal Care - Scotts Valley
Pets Lifeline Animal Shelter - Sonoma
Friends For Pets Foundation - Sun Valley 
Benicia Vallejo Humane Society - Vallejo
Golden Hearts Animal Sanctuary - Valley Center
Heaven on Earth Society for Animals - Van Nuys
Valley Oak SPCA - Visalia
The Cat House on the Kings
Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation - Walnut Creek
Creatures of Heart Sanctuary, Inc. - Wilton
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA
Breed Rescues
Antelope Valley Dalmatian Rescue - Antelope Valley
Siberians Needing Owners - Atascadero
Another Chance for English Setters (ACES) - Fresno
Chow Chow Rescue of the Sierra Foothills - Grass Valley/Sacramento
Southern California Labrador Retriever Rescue - Irvine
Basset Hound Rescue of Southern California - Long Beach
Persian & Himalayan Cat Rescue of Northern California - Mill Valley
German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County - Newport Beach
Maine Coon Adoptions - Oakland
Northern California Whippet Fanciers Association and Rescue - Oakland
San Francisco Samoyed Rescue, Inc. - San Francisco (Covering Northern California)
Bulldog Club of America Rescue Network - Woodside
Search Dog Foundation
The Gryphon Press
Wonderdog Rescue - San Francisco (Dogs Only)
World Peace Diet 

Please contact us to become a partner! 
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"The Golden State"