Pet Adoption in LA

PET ADOPTION in Los Angeles

The Mar Vista Animal Medical Center is proud to assist several animal adoption groups.

We have put together this site as a guide for those who either hope to place a pet or hope to adopt one

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DOGS WITHOUT BORDERS
Dogs Without Borders relies soley on foster homes. They currently rescue most dogs from local shelters and strays, but sometimes they rescue dogs from as far away as Taiwan! They believe a dog is a dog no matter where it's from.

For details, visit: www.dogswithoutborders.org/

labs and buddies

LABS AND BUDDIES RESCUE
Labs and Buddies is a no-kill rescue group specializing in the adoption of black dogs (though they currently place dogs of other colors as well). Adoption sites are subject to change.

Visit http://labsandbuddies.org for more details.

much love

MUCH LOVE RESCUE
Both dogs and cats are lovingly placed with new parents by Much Love Rescue. Charity events for humans as well as their animal friends are periodically sponsored. Adoption shows take place weekly on both Saturdays and Sundays.

For adoption site details or to view available animals, visit www.muchlove.org.

Perfect Pet Rescue

PERFECT PET RESCUE
Perfect Pet Rescue specializes in the adoption and rescue of small breed dogs. Mobile adoption shows are held Saturdays in Santa Monica and Sundays at the West Hollywood PetCo.

For details, visit www.perfectpetrescue.com.

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RINíS RESCUES / VIP HOUSE
Rin's Rescues/Very Important Pet House is a special senior pet rescue hospice for elderly pets requiring special care that their owners are not able to provide. It is run by our very own Rin Lennon (veterinary technician).

For more details visit: www.myspace.com/veryimportantpethouse

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WESTSIDE GERMAN SHEPHERD RESCUE OF LOS ANGELES
This rescue group is commited to the rescue and placement of German Shepherd dogs from high-kill shelters into loving local homes. Dogs are shown by appointment.

For more information, visit www.sheprescue.org.
 

VOTA

VOICE FOR THE ANIMALS FOUNDATION
Voice For the Animals is committed to finding homes for dogs and cats in the Westside community. Pet showings are held Sundays 9:30 AM - 1 PM at the Pacific Palisades Farmerís Market (dogs and cats) and at the West Hollywood PetCo on the corner of Doheney and Santa Monica Blvd. 12 noon - 4 PM every Saturday (cats only).

For more details, visit www.vftafoundation.org.


OTHER ADOPTION LINKS

For an extensive list of California based breed rescue groups (from January, 2006), visit:
www.hart4dogs.org/breed_rescue_list.htm
(you will need to click link on this page to download the file, then unzip it, then open it with Word)

and donít forget the Los Angeles SPCA at:
www.spcala.com

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Page last updated: 2/12/2011