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Volunteers in Defense of Animals (PASADENA) Animal rescue in Pasadena, CA

Volunteers in Defense of Animals (VIDA) is a 501c3 and consists of a small group of volunteers and a network of foster homes. We help find homes for homeless dogs and cats, care and protect neglected and abused animals. We are working to end the suffering and mistreatment of dogs and cats in Southern California. We bring spay and neuter services to areas where families cannot afford them; we facilitate the rescue, foster care, and adoption of animals whenever possible, and we offer education and support to those involved in the care of animals.

Contact Laura Sandoval
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Pasadena, CA 91108
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Adoptable pets at Volunteers in Defense of Animals (PASADENA)

We'll also keep you updated on COOKIE's adoption status with email updates.
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COOKIE

Chihuahua

Male, 10 yrs
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on CHER's adoption status with email updates.
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CHER

Australian Shepherd

Female, 1 yr
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on ROXIE's adoption status with email updates.
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ROXIE

German Pinscher

Female, 1 yr
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on KUZKO's adoption status with email updates.
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KUZKO

Chihuahua

Male, 4 yrs
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on BRUNO's adoption status with email updates.
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BRUNO

Shepherd (Unknown Type)

Male, 3 yrs
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on THOMAS's adoption status with email updates.
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THOMAS

Shepherd (Unknown Type)/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)

Male, 1 yr
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on GUCCI's adoption status with email updates.
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GUCCI

Shepherd (Unknown Type)/Terrier (Unknown Type, Small)

Male, 1 yr
Pasadena, CA
We'll also keep you updated on LORNA's adoption status with email updates.
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LORNA

American Staffordshire Terrier

Female, 2 yrs
Pasadena, CA

Rescue FAQs

We serve all of Southern California.

  • 1. Submit Application
  • 2. Approve Application
  • 3. Meet the Pet
  • 4. Sign Adoption Contract
  • 5. Pay Fee
  • 6. Take the Pet Home

Additional adoption info

Our adoption fee is $350 for dogs $475 for puppies under 11 months, $189 for cats, and $225 for kittens. The fees include:

Dogs:
Spay/Neuter
All shots up to date (puppies with at least 2 sets of DHLPP)
Flea Medication
Deworming (puppies 2 sets)
Microchip and Microchip Registration
Collar
Temporary Leash

Cats/kittens
Spay/Neuter
FVRCP vaccines up to date (Feline Rhinotracheitis Calicivirus Panleukopenia)
Deworming
Flea medication up to date
Free health exam at the closest VCA Hospital
$1000 accident insurance if pet is lost

Microchip - Includes lifetime registration to new owner

Leukemia test - $40
(Please advise when making your appointment if you want this test done.)

Adoption fee is non-refundable, but we will work hard until you are happy with the adoption.

Adoption application

https://www.vida4animals.org/adoption-application/

Pets at shelters & rescues near Volunteers in Defense of Animals (PASADENA)

Mary's Kit-Cat Adoption Lounge

14241 Oak St.,
Whittier, CA 90605

The Happy Kitty Rescue

Los Angeles, CA 91306

Making Biscuits Cat Rescue

2201 N. Lakewood Blvd. Ste. D #304,
Long Beach, CA 90815

We'll also keep you updated on Bonnie & Bear's adoption status with email updates.
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Bonnie & Bear

Chihuahua

Female, 2 yrs
Woodland Hills, CA
We'll also keep you updated on Caesar's adoption status with email updates.
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Caesar

American

Male, Young
Midway City, CA
We'll also keep you updated on Zeus's adoption status with email updates.
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Zeus

Mastiff/Labrador Retriever

Male, Puppy
Los Angeles, CA
We'll also keep you updated on VELMA's adoption status with email updates.
Needs Home Fast
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VELMA

American Pit Bull Terrier

Female, 5 yrs
San Bernardino, CA
We'll also keep you updated on Angelique's adoption status with email updates.
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Angelique

Domestic Longhair

Female, Adult
Seal Beach, CA
We'll also keep you updated on MS. BALOO's adoption status with email updates.
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MS. BALOO

Pit Bull Terrier

Female, Adult
Tustin, CA

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