Pets In Need's mission is to rescue dogs and cats who are in danger of being killed in public facilities and find them new, loving homes.
Pets In Need was founded in 1965 and is Northern California's first No Kill dog and cat rescue and adoptions shelter. We rescue dogs and cats who are in danger of being killed in public facilities, bring them back to our state-of-the-art shelter, get them all necessary medical care, get them current on their vaccinations appropriate to age, spay or neuter them, and then find them new homes.
Pets In Need is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and our Tax ID# is 94-6139667. Pets In Need is totally supported by donations from the community and does not receive any funding from city, county, state or federal agencies. Our humane work is made possible through the generosity of people who care.
StaffPets In Need is staffed by 8 full-time and 12 part-time employees. Key staff: executive director, medical director, development director, shelter manager.
BoardPets In Need has an all volunteer governance board of concerned and philanthropic leaders in our community: James Blackman, Frank Espina, John Flynn, John Lockton, Peter Radin, Nancy Ryde, Pat Sinclair.
All donations to Pets In Need are tax deductible as provided by law.
Location & Hours
871 5th Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063
Our hours of operation are Thursday through Sunday, Noon to 5 PM.
Copyright © 1996