Saga Humane Society was founded in 1999 by a small group of women in attempts to salvage the livelihood of the animals thrown to the streets. After much work and dedication, the humane society was born with a mission to promote kindness and prevent cruelty to domestic and wild animals.

Meet Our Team

Saga Humane Society promotes their mission through educating their community and demonstrating their care every day. Saga Humane Society would not exist today without their incredibly hardworking team.

Ingrid Lima 

Veterinary Technician and powerhouse

 Ingrid has been part of the Saga Humane for 19 years. Ingrid devotes her time and endless effort to Saga daily. Ingrid is in charge of making important decisions and is their on-staff head of the medical department at Saga Humane Society. Ingrid is the glue holding Saga Humane Society together.

Noemi Castro 

Fearless kennel attendant and veterinary assistant

Noemi has been part of the Saga Humane Society team for 13 years. Noemi has a fearless and kind nature with all of the animals. Noemi is the queen of clean, she ensures that the clinic is constantly running in tip top shape and organized.

Walter

Walter has been part of the Saga team for two years. Walter has this incredible connectedness to all the animals at Saga. Walter has this innate ability to create a sense of calm and acceptance that he provides to each and every animal.

Joellie

Administrative and Veterinary Assistant 

Joellie has been part of the Saga Humane Society team for two years. Joellie is the head of client communications and assisting in any medical treatment performed on our animals. Joellie is the master of ultitasking and looking fabulous while doing it!

Saga Humane Society is governed by a volunteer board of directors made up of residents and non-residents of San Pedro:

Dr. Heather McGowan – President and Director of Humane Education/International Veterinary Medicine

Tula Ayuso – Vice President

Louisa Chiaramonte – Treasurer

Amy Lewis – Secretary

Kathy Marin – Director of Animal Well-Being

Newest Adoptables

Thera

Meet Thera! She was brought to the shelter along with her 5 other siblings and mom Bella (who is still at the shelter) over a year ago! Thera is a very energetic young dog, she loves to play, gets along well with other dogs and would love to find her furever home!...

Chloe

Chloe has one heck of a personality. She used to be a toy hog but she has since learned to share 🙂 She loves to be entertained and she will give you hours of entertainment and joy. She hangs by the pen door just waiting for you to come and give her a forever home!...

Tippy

Tippy is the sweetest boy and warms up to anyone new very quickly. As you can see with his ear he has had a rough go of it on the streets. It's time to give him a forever home with lots of love. Black cats are considered good luck in some countries. So, let Tippy...

Bella

Bella is sweet mama who was surrendered with her seven puppies north of the island. She is very sweet and beautiful with her brindle coat. She walks on the leash well and is good with other dogs. She sits on command, gives kisses and loves a nice roll in the grass...

Dorothy

Dorothy is a beautiful tan Dachshund who has blossomed into a fun loving dog who loves pets, scritches and to give kisses. She loves going on...

Mystic

Mystic is beautiful calico approximately 3 months old. She is very fun and loves to play with all kinds of toys and other cats. Her favourite is jumping high for the wand toy. Makes for some wonderful and funny pictures. She loves attention but is still independent so...

Latest News & Events

Get ready for the Halloween Spooktacular!

Get ready for the Halloween Spooktacular!

Lulu is ready for our Halloween Spooktacular! 👻 Don’t forget we will be having our pet costume competition! So dress your pet to impress to win one of our amazing prizes!  Our pet costume competition will have different categories: 🐾 Most...

We Help Injured Wildlife

We Help Injured Wildlife

Recently we received an Osprey that had crashed into a building trying to escape from another bird, Dr.Baptist did a thorough check up, the Osprey had no serious injuries and it was released back into its natural habitat.  If you ever encounter a wild life animal that...

It’s Hip to Snip – Success!

It’s Hip to Snip – Success!

This week our ITS HIP TO SNIP program was a huge success! 100 dogs/cats and 2 rabbits were benefited by this program! We are overjoyed and grateful for our team and supporters that made this program possible!Each donation and fundraiser helps us to continue our...

Happy Tails

Lukas’ Happy Tail!

Lukas’ Happy Tail!

Ms Leslie had been fostering our sweet girl Lukas for a couple of months and has now adopted her! We are so happy Lukas has found a wonderful home! 

Aurora’s Happy Tail!

Aurora’s Happy Tail!

Remember Aurora that was rescued from someone that was dragging her behind a motorcycle? Well she has been ADOPTED!!! We are overjoyed that she has found her furever home! Thank you Juan for adopting Aurora!