Holiday Season Hours:  Christmas Eve (Closing at 3:00pm), Christmas Day (Closed), New Year’s Eve (Closing at 3:00pm), New Year’s Day (Closed).

Ventura County Animal Services will be closed Thursday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving.  Lost and Found services remain available.

Dogs by length of stay

Ventura County Animal Services care deeply for the animals who enter our shelter system.  While some animals arrive happy and healthy, others may arrive scared, injured, ill or have behavior issues requiring our dedicated teams to mend broken bones and heal broken hearts.  Our top priority is to reunite lost pets with their owners.  Stray animals are placed on a 5-day hold to give their owners time to find them.  Animals who arrive with any form of ID are placed on an extended 10-day hold.  If you recognize your lost animal, please reclaim them during normal business hours.  Visit our Lost and Found to view animals found by good Samaritans.  Animals who have not been found by their owner can be made available to adopt after their stray hold has passed.  If you are tracking an animal on our website and they disappear from the list below, it is likely because their owner came to pick them up.

Animals are listed in ORDER OF ARRIVAL with new arrivals at the top.  Click here to view animals only in our SIMI VALLEY ANIMAL SHELTER.

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Paris
A591569
Guava
A771149
Otter Pup
A773951
Flash
A712009
Princess
A745778
Shadow
A786375
Coconut
A777775
Benji
A789071
Koner
A502224
Sasha
A661402
Poseidon
A793208
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Tulip
A789189
Oso
A784839
Spartacus
A794980
Sequoia
A794135
Chapo
A796259
Shadow
A601518
Georgie
A793948
Myley
A639361
Lilac
A798067
Zsa Zsa
A798710
Alif
A767170
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Murphy
A794121
Boston
A793922
Robbie
A799389
Adoption Pending
Koby
A796367
Pablo
A741564
Kobe
A747046
Bubbles
A799800
Rusty
A801161
Hector
A801275
Jax
A680425
Kylo
A801537
Lucas
A792486
Villa
A763430
Dillinger
A639657
Duke
A723115
Joan Jett
A803958
Rodger
A803957
Dillan
A803973
Marlee
A802883
Under Evaluation
Koana
A708716
Mac
A804458
Chow Mein
A804540
Samsonite
A804735
Koda
A798708
Kira
A804763
Dolly
A800114
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Yady
A686753
Einstein
A714212
Meg
A758732
Maple
A806403
Kyper
A783613
Fredrick
A806580
Chico
A710476
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Gouda
A806967
George
A806957
Allen
A806952
Lightning
A779073
Clint
A807129
Garth
A807143
Boomer
A804722
Magnus
A786860
Sprout
A710686
Buddy
A632113
Glitter
A807539
Mason
A805601
Marlin
A808044
Titan
A785039
Dublin
A808418
Vinny
A805785
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Dreamer
A808785
Delta
A808898
Azul
A809177
Hayley
A804519
Tonks
A809312
Sir Walter
A809306
Alexander
A809340
Peanut Butter
A679941
Luna
A792965
Sally Leia
A809663
Gallo
A809717
Star
A809708
Princess
A809812
Morgan
A809908
Nash
A809933
Lambo
A809956
Mya
A680995
Kulia
A809949
Shiloh
A801283
Penny
A810115
Roxy
A810105
Moose
A772147
Chase
A810325
Bandida
A787258
Ringo
A810400
Queen
A810421
Under Evaluation
Princess
A810422
Kyra
A804631
Blue
A810559
Magenta
A810635
Brian
A784216
Charlie
A709483
Chewy
A703041
Hank
A802097
Lexi
A797780
Levi
A811085
Annie
A811078
Mariposa
A811155
Yankee
A800745
Chickie
A789748
Memphis
A811283
Nova
A788813
Pearl
A811318
Oso
A804472
Rescue Transfer Preferred
Reagan
A810202
Cul
A709016
Bolillo
A770515
no name
A811581
Devlyn
A806032
Lobo
A734972
Robbie
A811633
Pilly
A695990
Under Evaluation
Javie
A781126
Dinky
A745823
Tobi
A775444
Luna
A752445
Grey
A729828
Heath
A809729
Under Evaluation
Noodle
A771813
Tbo
A757538
Charlie
A398340
Wiley
A811770
no name
A811808
Gon
A811800
no name
A811783
Beans
A811784
Alpha
A811840
no name
A811864
no name
A811869
no name
A811868
Ruby
A789553
Flash
A758777
no name
A811902
Tinsel
A812201
no name
A812202
no name
A812204
Holly
A812200
Sol
A733513
Smokey
A812199
Tara
A806726
no name
A812296
Marley
A811202
no name
A812295
no name
A812347
Benji
A798803
no name
A812341
no name
A812337
no name
A812340
Duke
A698756
Chico
A517038
Shadow
A748696
Kobe
A808751
Under Evaluation
Peach
A598480
Tad
A812394
no name
A812397
Muttly
A812380
no name
A812390
Baby
A812391
Link
A812392
Mr. Pickles
A812406
no name
A812404
Tiny
A812393
Gizmo
A812398
no name
A812403
Honey
A645820
Oban
A812442

Animal Legend

ANIMAL DESCRIPTION:  Data is collected on every animal brought into our care.  This data may change throughout an animal’s time with us.

Animal ID

Please use this unique number when referencing animals.

Name

Some animals come in with names. Once animals become available for adoption, VCAS staff and/or volunteers are free to name animals.

Age

This is our best guess based on body condition, teeth, eyes, etc., at their time of impound.

Weight

Animals are weighed upon intake and at subsequent medical check ups.

Gender

If an animal does not have “spayed” or “neutered” preceding their gender, this indicates they are either still intact or have not been verified to be altered.

Breed

This is our best guess based on our team’s experience, not a DNA profile.

Intake Date

The date the animal has been impounded into our system.

Adoptable Date

The date the animal can be adopted out.  Animals are usually on a 5-day or 10-day hold in order to give their owners time to find them.  Appointments cannot be made for animals who have an “Adoptable Date” in the future.

Kennel

Kennels 001-899 are at the Camarillo Shelter.

Kennels 900 - 998 are at the Simi Valley Shelter. 

Animals in Kennel “Foster” are in foster care and are available for adoption.

Animals in Kennel “Offsite” are being temporarily housed in a partner location (Petco, PetSmart, etc.) and can be adopted from that location.

City Found

The city in which the animal was found or reported found.

Shelter

Location where the animal is currently living.

TAGS:  This color-coded system provides additional information about animals in our care.  These tags may change during the animal’s time with us.

TAGS

DESCRIPTION

Pending Adoption

This animal has an adoption pending.

Rescue Transfer Pending

This animal is pending transfer to a transfer rescue partner.

Under Evaluation

This animal is under a medical and/or behavioral evaluation.

Rescue Transfer Preferred

This animal would best be suited for a Rescue Transfer Partner.

Medical Hold 

This animal is under a medical hold.

Quarantine

This animal is under a quarantine for health and/or safety reasons.

█  – Animal is spoken for and is not available for adoption.

 – Animal is currently not available for adoption.

TRANSLATE DISCLAIMER

The VCAS.US website has been translated by Google Translate. Reasonable efforts have been made to provide an accurate translation, however, no automated translation is perfect nor is it intended to replace human translators. Translations are provided as a service to users of the VCAS.US website, and are provided “as is.” No warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, is made as to the accuracy, reliability, or correctness of any translations made from English into any other language. Some content (such as images, videos, Flash, etc.) may not be accurately translated due to the limitations of the translation software.

The official text is the English version of the website. Any discrepancies or differences created in the translation are not binding and have no legal effect for compliance or enforcement purposes. If any questions arise related to the accuracy of the information contained in the translated website, please refer to the English version of the website which is the official version. Ventura County Animal Services employs bilingual staff who are able to provide assistance.  Please call (805) 388-4341 or email info@vcas.us.

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