The 2nd Annual Fur Ball event at Hollister Elks Club was an astounding success.

We had full house of enthusiastic Pet Friend supporters enjoying a great dinner, DJ music, and a multitude of donated raffle baskets.


Pet Friends extends many, many thanks to our sponsors:

 Cat’s Meow

               Mark Vivian/Edward Jones Investments


Pietra Santa Winery


         BKP Group – Robert Bianci



Friends to Pets

Brent Redmond Transportation

Dassels Petroleum

MARICH Premium Chocolates

Animal Hospital of Hollister

Dog on Holiday – Christine Perez

Walt and Susie Thomas

Christine Randy and Trevor Sandeno

DDS Craig Nagareda


Pet Friends also extends special thanks to: 

 DJ “Mark Alan” Saguindel

Jeanette Murphy for table decorations

And the many Friends of Pet Friends for donating raffle basket items


   See you next year!!




PET FRIENDS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that benefits homeless companion animals of San Benito County. 

Our Mission is to eliminate cruelty and neglect of abandoned companion animals and to encourage a community atmosphere of education, care, and concern that will strengthen the human/animal bond. 

To accomplish this mission, PET FRIENDS has established: The Pet Friends Low Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic to lower the cost of spay and neuter operations and, therefore, help reduce pet overpopulation, homelessness, and suffering Assist in controlling and maintaining the county feral cat population by offering specially priced spay and neuter services at our clinic for ferals.

Retrieval, fostering, and adoption of healthy companion animals into caring and loving homes Pet Friends’ animal intake protocol is to rescue adoptable companion animals from Hollister Animal Control only and provide them with a permanent shelter environment while awaiting their new home. Pet Friends will also provide relief for displaced animals during emergencies.






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Mail Checks to: PET FRIENDS, P.O.Box 1191, Hollister, CA, 95024