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State Humane Association of California - Membership

2018 Members

Actors and Others for Animals
Amador County Animal Control
Animal Friends of the Valleys
Animal Issues Movement

Animal Samaritans SPCA, Inc.
A-PAL Humane Society of Amador County
Apple Valley (Town of) Animal Services Dept.
Bakersfield Animal Control Services (City of)

Bakersfield SPCA
Berkeley Animal Care Services
Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society
Burbank Animal Shelter (City of)
Butte County Animal Control
Carmel (City of) Police Department
Carpinteria (City of) Animal Control
Central CA Animal Disaster Team
Central California SPCA
Chico Animal Shelter
Chula Vista Animal Care Facility
Clovis Animal Services
Coastal Animal Services Authority

Commerce Animal Control, City of

Contra Costa County Animal Services Department
Corona Animal Services & Enforcement (City of)

Duarte Public Safety (City of)
East Bay SPCA

El Dorado County Animal Services
Elk Grove (City of) Animal Services
Fresno Humane Animal Services
Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter
Haven Humane Society
Hesperia (City of) Animal Services
House Rabbit Society
Humane Animal Services
Humane Society of Alameda
Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley, The
Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills
Humane Society of the United States
Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe
Humane Society of Ventura County
Humane Society Silicon Valley
Imperial Animal Control (City of)
Irvine Animal Care Center
Irvine Police Department-Animal Services
Kern County Animal Control
Kings County Animal Services
Klinedinst PC Attorneys-at-Law, Orange County
Lake County Animal Care & Control
Lathrop Animal Services
Lodi Animal Services
Long Beach (City of) Animal Care Services

Los Angeles (County of) Dept. of AC & Control
Madera County Department of Animal Control
Manteca Animal Services Shelter
Marin Humane
Mariposa County Sheriff's Office
Mendocino Animal Care Services
Michelson Found Animals Foundation

Mission Viejo (City of)
Mono County Animal Control
Moorpark (City of)
Moreno Valley (City of) Animal Services
Monterey County Animal Services Division
Napa County Animal Shelter
Napa Humane
National Cat Protection Society
Nevada (County of) Animal Control
Newport Beach Animal Control
Norco (City of) Animal Control
Northwest SPCA
Orange County Animal Care Services
Orange County SPCA
Oxnard Police Department - Animal Safety Unit
Pacific Grove Police Dept. - Animal Services
Palm Springs Animal Control

Palo Alto Animal Services
Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA
Perris Animal Control, City of
Pet Assistance Foundation
Pets In Need

Placer County Animal Services
Placer SPCA
Pleasanton Animal Services
Rancho Cordova (City of) Animal Services
Rancho Cucamonga Animal Care & Adoption Center
Ridgecrest Animal Control
Ripon Animal Shelter
Rocklin Police Department - Animal Control
Rohnert Park Animal Shelter
Roseville Police Department - Animal Control
Sacramento (City of) Animal Care Services
Sacramento SPCA

Salinas Animal Services
San Bernardino County Animal Care & Control
San Bernardino (City of) Dept. of Animal Control
San Diego Humane Society and SPCA
San Francisco Animal Care & Control
San Gabriel Valley Humane Society
San Jose Animal Care and Services
San Luis Obispo County Animal Services
Santa Barbara (City) Police Dept - ANimal Control
Santa Barbara County Animal Services
Santa Clara (County of) Division of AC&C
Santa Cruz County Animal Services

Santa Cruz SPCA
Santa Maria Valley Humane Society
Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority

Solano (County of) Sheriff's Office Animal Care Services
Sonoma County Animal Care & Control
Southeast Area Animal Control Authority
SPCA for Monterey County, The
Stanislaus Animal Services Agency
Stockton (City of) Animal Services
Sunnyvale Animal Control Unit
Sutter Animal Services Authority

Tri-City Animal Shelter
Truckee (Town of) Animal Control
Tulare (City of) Animal Control Division

Tulare County Animal Control
Tuolumne County Animal Control
Union City Police Dept - Animal Services Unit
Valley Humane Society
Ventura (County of) Animal Regulation
Victorville Animal Care and Control
Wallis Annenberg PetSpace
Westminster Police Dept - Animal Control Unit
Woods Humane Society
Yolo County Animal Services
Yuba County Animal Care Services

Yucca Valley (City of) Animal Control Division

Updated Feb 13, 2018


The State Humane Association of California has nearly 150 members throughout California. There are three types of memberships: Organization, Affiliate and Corporate.

Organization Membership

Open to organizations that are incorporated as a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals and animal care and control agencies (including police departments with animal control responsibilities). Organization members are approved for membership after review of their application.

2017 Annual ORGANIZATION Membership Dues:
Dues are based on the number of full-time paid employees. Rates are as follows:

# of Full-Time Paid Employees Annual Dues
0-5 $100
6-19 $200
20 or more $300

Download a Membership application (in PDF format)

Affiliate Membership

Those agencies and organizations not eligible for Organization membership, such as nonprofit animal interests groups and other animal welfare organizations may apply for Affiliate membership. They receive the same benefits of membership as Organization members.
Affiliate members are approved for membership after review of their application.

2017 Annual AFFILIATE Membership Dues:
Dues for Affiliate members are $150.

Download a Membership application (in PDF format)

Why join State Humane?

By joining SHAC, your organization will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Inclusion in SHAC mailings and announcements with updates from the field, news stories, legislative alerts, and other pertinent items.
  • Professional legislative advocacy in Sacramento by Shaw/Yoder/ Antwih, Inc., a well-respected and full-service firm.
  • Savings on publications, including the California Animal Laws Handbook.
  • Discount on registration fees for the California Animal Care Conference and other training courses.
  • Posting of your employment announcements on our website at no cost.
  • Knowledge that your membership ensures that training, resources, and networking opportunities are available to organizations statewide.

SHAC represents 100 years of advocacy on behalf of animals and the professionals who care for them.  We hope you will join us in continuing this important effort. 


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Each of the SPCAs and humane societies in the United States is individually incorporated and operated. They are not directly affiliated with each other or with any national groups, such as the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).

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