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September, 2014

THE DAWG SQUAD - Bowling For Collars

September 28, Doors open: 12:00 PM Bowling: 1:00 - 3:00 PM
El Dorado Lanes
8731 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90045

Join the leagues of Dawg Squad supporters as we polish up our bowling balls to raise money to 
help homeless dogs. Plus, there will be prizes and fun for the whole family. Space is limited so sing up today! Details:


September 27, 5:30-10:30pm
The Ritz Carlton
4375 Admiralty Way
Marina Del Rey CA 90292

Join The Spay Neuter Project of Los Angeles on Saturday, September 27, 2014, at the Ritz Carlton in Marina Del Rey for SNP’s second annual gala benefit. This year's event will raise funding to help SNP LA continue its life saving mission to substantially reduce animal shelter intake by providing high quality, low-cost spay and neuter services to underserved communities in Los Angeles. SNP LA has spayed and neutered over 110,000 in the last seven years. The evening’s festivities include a fun live auction managed by the Charity Angels, as well as dinner, short films, live music and awards program honoring three trailblazers in animal welfare. Buy tickets online here:

5:30 - 7:30 pm
Cocktail Reception and Opportunity Drawing featuring the Charity Angels
6:30 - 10:30 pm
Donor Reception, Dinner, Awards Program honoring Theresa Sardisco, Founder of Pedro Pet Pals and Karn Myers and Mark Dodge, Founders of FixNation, then partying the night away under the Marina Del Rey stars

For more information on SNP LA's nonprofit programs and services or to make a donation, please visit our website at:

ADOPT ME RESCUE - Pizza for a Purpose

September 25, 11am-10pm
California Pizza Kitchen
12265 Ventura Blvd
Studio City CA 91604

Bring in this flyer and present to your server and CPK will donate 20% of your check to Adopt Me Rescue. 


September 18, 6pm
The Beverly Garland Hotel
4222 Vineland Ave
North Hollywood CA 91602

Heaven on Earth Society for Animals is hosting a special evening. Save the date and check here for updates:

FIXNATION - “Giving Shelter” Benefit

September 10, 5:30-8pm
Herman Miller Showroom
3641 Holdrege Avenue
Los Angeles CA 90016

LA's Architectural Community Creates Innovative Cat Shelters to raise awareness for needy animals

Join Fixnation for a night of architecture, creativity, and cats! Sip wine and munch hors d’oeuvres while enjoying cutting edge cat shelters created by participating architectural design firms. This is a unique event that you won’t want to miss!

Architects for Animals “Giving Shelter” is an awareness raising initiative. This one-night event will benefit FixNation a 501c3 organization dedicated to helping community cats in need. Participating architectural design firms will design, build and donate creative outdoor shelters. These shelters will be on display to the public at this one night event at the Herman Miller Showroom in Culver City.

FixNation and Architects for Animals welcomes all Californians to a unique exhibit and cocktail reception that combines the love of architecture with the love of animals.

Special guest Jackson Galaxy, host of Animal Planet's hit show My Cat From Hell and FixNation Board member, will be in attendance. Talk to Jackson about his work and find out more about his upcoming book, CATIFICATION - as well as have the opportunity to receive an autographed sampler!

CLICK HERE to purchase your General Admission ticket now for only $25!


September 06, 3:30pm (Registration Opens)
Will Rogers State Historic Park
1501 Will Rogers State Historic Park Rd,
Los Angeles CA 90272

Thanks to you, Los Angeles’ fifth Strut Your Mutt was another enormous success.  More than 2100 strutters participated, and together we raised nearly $609,2000!  Because of your hard work, dedication and enthusiasm, so many animals will now see a bright future.


Best Friends Animal Society’s Strut Your Mutt may just be the most fun you can have helping to save the lives of homeless dogs and cats in your neighborhood - and around the country. The annual fundraising dog walk, fun run, and festival culminates in a day of fun for four- and two-legged participants of all ages.

Participate on your own - or as part of a team! - to raise funds for a shelter or rescue organization in your area.  Don’t miss the chance to have a ball … and make a difference for homeless pets near you!

[VIDEO] Check out all the fun from past event here:

To learn more about the event, register, and check out what NKLA Coalition partners are participating, click here

Participating NKLA Coalition partners include:

Adopt Me Rescue
Angel City Pit Bulls
Basset Hound Rescue of Southern California
Best Friends - Los Angeles
Bill Foundation
Border Collies In Need
Boston Buddies
Boxer Rescue LA
CageFree K-9 Rescue Foundation
Coastal German Shepherd Rescue
Dogs Without Borders
Forte Animal Rescue
Golden Retriever Club of Greater LA Rescue
Heaven on Earth Society for Animals
Holly's Garden Rescue
J.J. Woofin' Paws Rescue Agency
k9 Connection
Karma Rescue
Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats
L.A. Love & Leashes
Lhasa Happy Homes
Much Love Animal Rescue
National Brittany Rescue & Adoption Network
New Leash on Life
One Dog Rescue
Pug Nation Rescue of Los Angeles
Spay Neuter Project of Los Angeles
Stray Cat Alliance
Two Dog Farms, Inc.
Wags and Walks Rescue


September 06, 12-4pm
Global Pet Food Outlet
4449 Sepulveda Boulevard
Culver City CA 90230

NKLA Coalition partner Feral Cat Caretakers' Coalition has started mobile adoption events at Global Pet Food Outlet in Culver City! Stop by to learn about their work savong the lives of L.A.'s community cats and meet some of their adorable adoptables!

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September, 2014

Thank you for being part of No-Kill Los Angeles (NKLA)—a Best Friends Initiative aimed at making L.A. a no-kill city by 2017. Together with you and NKLA Coalition partners—some 60-plus animal welfare groups in the Los Angeles area, we are making significant progress toward ending the killing of healthy and treatable pets in our city shelters. By hosting a fundraising event on behalf of NKLA, you will help raise critical funds that will bring Los Angeles even closer to being the largest no-kill city in the nation. We call these “Independent Events,” because while NKLA and the animals benefit, YOU are the one in charge!

If you are interested in hosting an event for the cause of NKLA, please complete the form below and we’ll get in touch with you right away. Thank you!

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