Puppy with Head Trauma Recovers at Shelter

Someone found a little puppy laying on the lawn – motionless – and they decided to call San Jose Animal Care & Services. An Animal Services Officer responded to the call and found the puppy as it had been described. The officer transported the puppy back to the San Jose Animal Care Center and informed Read More …

An Example of What Can Happen When You Give Dogs Bones

Cost of Care provided by the San Jose Animal Care Center: $1,500+ A female pit bull puppy entered the shelter thin and vomiting. A good samaritan found the puppy as a stray a few days prior and considered keeping her, but when the puppy wouldn’t stop vomiting, he decided it was in the pup’s best interest to be Read More …

Animal Shelter Staff Visit Homeless Encampment to Provide Pet Supplies and Veterinary Servces to Residents’ Pets

On August 27, 2014, a team from San Jose Animal Care & Services visited the homeless encampment on Story Road in San Jose to provide supplies as well as veterinary services to the pets that belonged to the residents of the encampment. Amongst the team members were medical staff, including Dr. Ostermann, Animal Services Officers, Read More …