Giving in Action

Known as America’s Finest City, San Diego is all heart and believes in making a difference for animals. Looking for a way to give back? In addition to the many already listed or spotlighted on our pages, we share a list of San Diego pet non-profits who would love your support:

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BOW WOW Beer Bash

Cammies & Canines.

Earthwise Pet Supply in the East Village hosted Bow Wow Beer Bash to help raise funds for Cammies & Canines, a nonprofit dedicated to rescuing homeless dogs and healing homeless veterans. Hundreds of guests and their pets all showed up in amazing costumes!

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Bunnyfest

Bunnyfest in Balboa Park.

San Diego House Rabbit Society's hosted its annual fundraiser Bunnyfest in Balboa Park. A fun event featuring arts & crafts vendors, veterinary information booths, bunny services, games, a silent auction, and bunny agility contests, apparel and activities for the bunny lover in all of us.

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Celebrating the New Year with Second Chances

The Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE).

The Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE) is celebrating their 2,000th life saved! In celebration of this momentous milestone, we’re sharing a special story of a girl named Sky and her best friend, Yaston, who stuck together despite all odds.

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Hopping to Make a Difference

Rabbits are known for their gentle demeanor and unending cuteness but did you know bunnies are more than that? Rabbits bond closely with their owners, are easy to train and are clean and quiet. If you have been considering a rabbit as a pet, or perhaps helping make a difference in the pet community, here are some ways you can help in San Diego!

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Golfing with your buddy!

On Monday, November 13, 2017, pups and pros will tee up for the Foundation for Animal Care and Education’s (FACE) 6th annual Invitational Golf Tournament to benefit San Diego pets in need of life-saving veterinary care. The tournament will be held at the beautiful Lomas Santa Fe Country Club in Solana Beach. This one-of-a-kind event allows golfers to bring their pets to the course to enjoy a day of fun - giving back to the community never felt so good!

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Doggie Dash

Fundraising Jog with Your Dog.

On Sunday, October 8th, animal lovers and athletes will unite on behalf of the Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE), a non-profit that saves the lives of local pets in need of emergency veterinary care. Whether you are a seasoned hiker or a fan of peaceful walks, FACE welcomes all who wish to participate!

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To spay or not to spay, is it really even a question?

San Diego Humane Society.

Sally had an unplanned litter of puppies. At the time, she was a stray and just a pup herself. One day, someone saw Sally alone on the side of the road and brought her into the local shelter. We don’t know for certain what became of her puppies, but it’s safe to assume they probably experienced the same hardships that Sally did – either living on the streets, or ending up in a shelter. Sally’s story epitomizes the problem of animal overpopulation.

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FACE Foundation

Bags & Baubles Fundraiser.

Saving Pets, One Handbag at a Time.

On Sunday, April 30th, pet lovers and trendsetters alike will come together for the most fashionable fundraising event of the season – Bags & Baubles. From 1:00 - 5:00 pm, the San Diego-based Foundation for Animal Care and Education (FACE) will host its annual silent auction fundraising event at an exclusive Rancho Santa Fe estate to raise funds and awareness for local pets in need of life-saving veterinary care.

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Baby Season

San Diego Humane Society.

We're officially in baby season, which runs March through October in San Diego. This seven-month period is the peak season of animal breeding – and when animal shelters are flooded with tiny, orphaned kittens and Project Wildlife takes in thousands of orphaned or injured baby animals.

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