Central Coast

Love on a Leash®

The Central Coast chapter was founded in November 2016. The chapter coordinates visits to senior living facilities, schools, a children’s library, a day work program for the disabled and a day program for disabled and seniors, and Vandenberg Space Force Base. Visits are in Santa Maria, Lompoc, Nipomo, Arroyo Grande and Solvang.

Toni & her pack

Meet Our Leader

Toni Perez founded the Central Coast chapter and has served as chapter leader since its inception. She is a retired special education teacher and lives in Santa Maria with her son and their 4 dogs and several foster dogs. Toni is currently certified with 3 dogs, a Dalmatian and two Dalmatian mixes. When not volunteering with Love On A Leash, Toni takes care of foster dogs for Dalmatian Rescue of Southern California. Her favorite part about volunteering with Love On A Leash is the joy the dogs bring to other people.
Toni Perez
Chapter Leader

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