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Our Friends

Following is a list of a few of our friends in the animal community...

Animal Friends Rescue Project - Animal Friends Rescue Project (AFRP) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit animal rescue organization based in Pacific Grove, California. They were founded in June 1998 by four individuals who were passionate about making a difference to companion animal overpopulation. They are dedicated to finding good permanent homes for abandoned, stray, and abused companion animals and ending the pet overpopulation crisis through aggressive spay/neuter programs.

Monterey County Animal Shelter - Animal Services houses about 4,500 animals annually. These animals, mostly dogs and cats, have been brought in from the unincorporated areas of Monterey County or the cities of Carmel, Greenfield, Gonzales, or Sand City.

City of Salinas Animal Shelter - The City of Salinas Animal Shelter is responsible for the collection and shelter of stray and unwanted animals within the city limits. Animal control field services are provided to the community by three Animal Control Officers.

Best Friends Animal Society - The sanctuary, at the heart of Southern Utah's Golden Circle of national parks, is home, on any given day, to about 1,500 dogs, cats, horses, rabbits, and other animals. Best Friends manages a model No More Homeless Pets campaign with shelters and humane groups statewide to ensure that every healthy dog or cat that's ever born can be guaranteed a loving home. And Best Friends reaches across the nation, helping humane groups, individual people, and entire communities to set up spay/neuter, shelter, foster, and adoption programs in their own neighborhoods, cities, and states.

Monterey SPCA - Formed In 1905 to address the problems of stray "dogs and cats about town" as well as to discuss the "different diseases prevalent among horses" and to "investigate the abuse and fast driving of donkeys and horses," The SPCA has had a long and rich history of helping people and animals in Monterey County. In 2005 The SPCA of Monterey County will celebrate 100 years of caring for animals and those who love them. Guided by our comprehensive, long-range strategic plan, The SPCA will maintain our majestic 200+ acres of land for animal welfare needs, expand our community outreach, education programs, and community collaborations administered by hundreds of volunteers and staff members.

Annie's - Annie'sBlankets, a 501(c)(3) community-based non-profit organization based in Salinas, California, collects used blankets and towels from the public and distributes them to animal shelters, veterinary hospitals and clinics to provide greater comfort and facilitate humane treatment of animals in those organizations. Annie'sBlankets also strives to raise public awareness regarding the needs of homeless and ailing pets.

Coastal Canine Magazine - Coastal Canine is an upbeat, entertaining, and informational magazine for dog lovers. Each issue covers wellness and training information, inspirational adoption stories, and offers other resources to assist dog lovers in providing the best care for their four legged friends. - Help feed hungry dogs, play Bow Wow Trivia. Play everyday - the more you play, the more dogs we can feed!

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue (POMDR) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in October 2009. POMDR is a resource and advocate for senior dogs and senior people on the Central Coast. We find loving homes for dogs whose guardians can no longer care for them and for senior dogs in shelters.