VVAPL Blog

Successful PetSmart Adoption Weekend

Our first PetSmart National Adoption Event of 2019 was a success. Twenty-two pets found homes! We would like to give all our adopters "Two Paws Up!!"

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March Is Microchip Madness Month

It’s estimated only 5 to 8 percent of pets have microchips, so VVAPL is encouraging pet parents to act during MARCH MICROCHIP MADNESS. During the entire month, the humane society is microchipping pets for only $10, which includes implanting the chip and registration. Microchipping is done

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160 Animals Were Adopted/Rescued In January

It was a great month for the animals at VVAPL, 155 were adopted and 5 went to rescues. We would like to give our adopters and rescues a "Round Of A Paws!!" In this picture~ Daisy and her new family

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Eight Dogs Find Homes At Adoption Event

We had an adoption event at the PetSmart in Victorville on January 19. Eight beautiful dogs found homes that day. We would like to give all our adopters "Two Paws Up!!" In this picture~ Kingsley and his new Mom

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Xena Finds A Home

Xena was brought in to the shelter back in December. She was badly injured and her right back leg had to be amputated. Thanks to our LifeSaver Medical Fund, she was able to have this surgery. She has since recovered and recently found her forever home with a wonderful family that adores her. If you

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February Is National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month

February is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month. The purpose is to encourage people to have their pets sterilized before the spring and summer months when there is an increase of puppies and kittens that end up in shelters. Please do your part and spay/neuter your pets to prevent unwanted litters.

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1,895 Animals Are Adopted/Rescued from VVAPL In 2018

We had 204 adoptions/rescue transfers in December which brought our total of animals adopted or rescued in 2018 to an amazing 1,895! We would like to give our adopters and transfer partners a "Round Of A Paws!!"

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Scarlette Reads To The Shelter Cats

We had a special visitor at the shelter recently. Scarlette donated supplies and also read to the cats. We give her "Two Paws Up!!"

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Successful Adoption Event At Tractor Supply Co.

Twelve dogs found homes at our adoption event on December 15. We would like to give our adopters and Tractor Supply Co in Barstow a "Round Of A Paws!!"

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Apex Bulk Commodities Helps The Animals At VVAPL

We would like to thank our newest kennel sponsor Apex Bulk Commodities for their generous donations. We give them "Two Paws Up!!"

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