Rescue vs. Shelter: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a rescue and a shelter?

What To Do If You Lost/Found a Pet

A checklist for what to do if you lost or found a pet.

New Issue: What Your Pets Really Want You to Know!

The difference between rescues vs. shelters, animal emergency resources and more.

The Petsguide Directory

The Petsguide Directory is a collection of listings for local pet-related businesses, pet services, and pet resources and information. Paws, tails or fins, Petsguide has you covered! Explore the directory by subject or check out a few listings below:

Cat Cafes

Cat cafes are a mash-up that crosses a coffee shop with a pet adoption center.

Qualified Pet Dental – Dental Care for Cats 

At Qualified Pet Dental, they believe that the anesthesia-free approach is often the best choice for maintaining your cat’s dental health.

DIY Grooming Locations

A list of DIY (self wash) grooming services.

The Petsguide Calendar

The Petsguide Calendar features a variety of pet-friendly events and activities, from breed meetups and yappy hours to training classes and pet shows.

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian in Long Beach

October 3 and 18: Fish can get sick too! Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for a job shadow class led by Aquarium Educators. Interact with animal care staff, tour the veterinarian facility, observe staff perform a procedure on an animal and much more.

Surf City Surf Dog Competition in Huntington Beach

September 26: Get stoked for the Huntington Beach Surf Dog Competition, where fearless surFUR dogs will jump on their boards and hang 20! This event brings together the community, surfers, dog lovers, families and pets for some doggone fun!