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LONG DISTANCE ROMANCE ENDS IN HAPPILY EVER AFTER

When Diane Seward saw the picture of Pixie on our website, she found an answer to prayer. After the passing of her beloved Pekinese, Diane wondered if she would ever be able to move on. Diane, who lives in New Mexico, was planning to visit her daughter in Apple Valley, so she looked for animals in

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DAUGHTER INSPIRES MOTHER TO HELP VVAPL

Normally children follow in their parent’s footsteps, but in this case, a mother follows her daughter’s lead in helping the animals at VVAPL Humane Society. Daughter Jennifer Haffenden-Munoz, Starbucks District Manager, whole heartedly supports the annual donation drive held at local

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WORLD-RENOWNED HELEN WOODWARD ANIMAL CENTER HELPS VVAPL SAVE LIVES

Helen Woodward Animal Center located in beautiful Rancho Santa Fe, California, is known worldwide for the work they do in animal welfare. From innovative adoption programs, to training workshops for those in the animal welfare industry, to educational outreach, Helen Woodward is a place where people

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VICTORVILLE JCPENNEY CELEBRATES 113 YEAR ANNIVERSARY BY RAISING FOOD FOR VVAPL’S ANIMALS

JCPenney has a strong legacy of giving back to their communities and doing business based on the Golden Rule. In celebration of National Volunteer Month and to mark 113 years in the retail business, JCPenney team members held a dog and cat food drive for the humane society. The team members donated

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STARBUCKS HOLD DOG TREAT DRIVE DURING MONTH OF SERVICE

It all started in 2013 with Starbucks Manager Phil Amador’s dedication to animals. He wanted to create a ripple of positive change in the lives of the animals in his community, so during Starbucks Global Month of Service he held a donation drive for VVAPL Humane Society. Amador’s

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CHILDREN HAVE A HEART FOR VVAPL

Children and animals are a winning combination for VVAPL Humane Society. Elementary school students and Girl Scout Daisies followed their hearts choosing to help the animals at VVAPL by donating much needed items including food, treats, paper towels, medical and cleaning supplies, towels, blankets

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FINAL TOTAL...24 DOGS ADOPTED AT FAIR

Thank you to all the families who opened their hearts and homes to our cute canines. 24 dogs/puppies found homes during the fair, including Bonnie with her new mommy. Thank you San Bernardino County Fair for inviting us for the second year and a special thank you to Donnita Karres, Marketing

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26 DOGS FIND HOMES AT PETSMART ADOPTION WEEKEND

The National PetSmart Adoption Weekend was a huge success. From all animal organizations in attendance, over 60 cats and dogs found their forever homes, including lady pictured with her new pet parent. Nationwide 14,392 cats and dogs found homes during the weekend adoption event. VVAPL Humane

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