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Pet Orphans of Southern California

7720 Gloria Avenue Van Nuys, CA 91406
Phone: (818) 901 – 0190
Fax: (818) 901 – 0011

Board of Directors


President, Suzanne Allison,
Secretary, Victoria Goddard
Treasurer, Gary Weiss (CPA)


Board Member, Ann Avrashow
Board Member, Mark Thompson

Advisory Board

Mary Archibald (CPA)
David Solitare

Our Founders

Diane A. Scripps (1928 – 2015)
Virginia M. Haley
Lorraine Neikirk (1927 – 2002)


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Director of Operations/Administration: LaTanya Montgomery,, ext. 27

Kennel Manager: Sven Madison

Affordable Vet Clinic: Dahlia Douglas,, ext 35

Adoption Inquiries:, ext. 21

Volunteer Coordinator:

Grooming Appointments: Penny Chong, ext. 29

Front Building Office Receptionist: ext. 21

Intake Manager: Suzanne Allison/Sergio Arias ext. 21

Humane Education Program:, ext. 27

Fundraising/Donations: LaTanya Montgomery,, ext. 27

Pet Photographer Appointments: Suzanne Allison,, ext 22

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