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
We would like to Thank Scott, Jodie and the whole staff from Palapa Bar and grill for hosting the Princesses and Paws fundraiser. Thank you to the Interntional Costa Maya Festival and the beautiful Costa Maya delegates. Thank you to the Walkaholics for always...
CELEBRATING 20 YEARS! In March of this year, Saga Humane Society celebrated 20 years of being established. We feel so overwhelmed and grateful for all the hard work, support, sweat and tears that have been placed into Saga. Saga Humane Society started out as an...
We would like to Thank Melly and staff from Caliente Restaurant for hosting the Tacos and Tequila Tuesday fundraiser. Thank you to our volunteers Eileen Jamison, Iliana Paj, Heather Smith and Katia Marin. Thank you to Sand Bar, Genesis Restaurant/Bar, Wayo's bar,...
What a wonderful Saturday! We had 3 adoptions in one day! AMAZING! Our first adoption was our kitty Daisy adopted by Mr. Lucio and family, then Rodolfo was adopted by Mr. Tim, now tommy was adopted by Mrs. Susan! We are so happy for everyone that just...
Joy is feeling the love in her new home in Ontario Canada! If you or someone you know needs a best friend, let SAGA be your matchmaker!
Mateo, our sweet and mellow boy has now been fostered by Kelly German and family! We hope for the best for Kelly and Mateo!