Project Fluffy

The 4th Grade Earlyact Club (sponsored by Yucaipa Rotary) at Wildwood Elementary started the 2019/2020 school year off strong by making a commitment to finish a project that began at the beginning of 2019. Earlyact was presented with an opportunity to select a...

2019 Volunteer of the Year

Yucaipa Animal Placement Society (YAPS) is proud to announce the recipient of this year’s Volunteer of the Year award. Each year, this honor is awarded to an outstanding volunteer for their selfless commitment, dedication, and contribution to the homeless pets at...

2020 Volunteer of the Year

YAPS is proud to announce this year’s Volunteer of the Year. Each year, this honor is awarded to an outstanding volunteer for their selfless commitment, dedication, and contribution to the homeless pets at YAPS.    This year’s recipient is Terry Bryk. Terry has...

Our Hero

We are proud to announce that YAPS Operation Manager, Ginger Bryk, has been named the American Red Cross 2021 Disaster Services Hero as part of the Inland Empire Hero Awards!!! Ginger was recognized for her life saving efforts during the El Dorado Fire in September of...

Temporary Operations Change at YAPS

YAPS is open by appointment. Appointments will be scheduled in half hour increments from 11:00am to 3:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday until further notice. We do ask that you keep 6-10 feet away for social distancing while at our facility. Masks covering...

Director’s Message

17,000. An impressive number no matter what it references. Unfortunately, I am referencing the nearly 17,000 animals that were euthanized by the 17 shelters located in San Bernardino County in 2016. These shelters span from Apple Valley to Yucca Valley and the cities...