June 23, 2015 • Rescue
On the 4th of July, as celebratory fireworks fly through the air, celebratory cuddling will be taking place in homes across the city. That’s because, despite the “Independence” day holiday, Helen Woodward Animal Center knows that the 4th is all about uniting family - human and furry alike.
Military families and more mature members of our community (aged 55+) are encouraged to find their...
June 18, 2015 • Rescue
FIDO’s friends at Ruffwear announced a major partnership with Best Friends Animal Society, earlier this year. The Ruff Adventure Dog Adoption Program, matches adventure-loving, outdoor oriented Ruffwear customers with high-energy, fresh air-seeking dogs from the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. FIDO thinks that sounds like a perfect match!
Ruffwear, the leading manufacturer of high performance...
May 07, 2015 • Rescue •
In many of the rural villages of Nepal there is almost complete destruction of existing structures. Adam Parascandola and other volunteers from the Humane Society International are working together with a coalition of animal groups both local and international. They are being hosted by Animal Welfare Network of Nepal, but are coordinating with IFAW,WAP,World Vets, and many other local groups.
April 13, 2015 • Rescue
We are thrilled to share this news update!
Driven by Best Friend Animal Society’s NKLA (No-Kill Los Angeles) initiative, efforts to make LA a no-kill city continue to surge forward, according to statistics from Los Angeles Animal Services.
In 2012, when Best Friends launched NKLA in conjunction with LAAS and a coalition of local animal welfare organizations, the number of LAAS dogs and cats...
November 17, 2014 • Rescue
Our friends at the Helen Woodward Animal Center are very excited to be part of a brand new Thanksgiving tradition at the Del Mar Racetrack!
See how you can join them for this family-friendly event to benefit the Center’s Therapeutic Riding Program, Animeals and our orphan pets. A fabulous way to give while having fun too!
On Thursday, November 27th, Helen Woodward Animal Center will have much...
November 10, 2014 • Rescue
FIDO received this awesome update on an amazing adoption milestone celebration – we just had to share with you too!
It was a day of celebration at the NKLA Pet Adoption Center in West Los Angeles on Sunday, Oct. 19. Since opening its doors last year, the Center, operated by Best Friends Animal Society as part of its NKLA (No Kill Los Angeles) initiative, has adopted out more than 1,800 dogs and...