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.
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.
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 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.
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
Latest News & Events
Get ready to Pawty safely on Saturday June 12th! We will be hosting an 80's theme styled benefit gala and we would love to see you! There will be limited capacity so make sure you arrive early! Looking forward to seeing everyone for a great cause!
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...
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...
Wow three more adoptions this week! How lucky are our pets that got adopted! Yang, Cachasa and Sand all found their furever homes! We’d like to thank their adopters for coming in and taking a sweet pet home!
Such a great way to start off our week! Mr.D has been adopted by Jeff! Thank you for adopting Mr.D. He was brought to the shelter when he was a puppy, he doesn’t know any life out of the shelter. Now at 7 months he has finally found his furever home, as you can see he...
May 25, 2021. Creamsicle has found her furever home! Thank you to Mrs Mary and family for adopting this little cutie! We’re so happy she’s with a great family that will show her unconditional love!