Celebrities Help at NKLA Adoption Weekend

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The La Brea Tar Pits are famous for preserving remnants of a far distant past, but for two days in May the L.A. landmark was a site to celebrate the future as a record 472 companion animals found forever homes at the NKLA Adoption Weekend. A number of doggedly devoted luminaries were on hand to […]

Maria Conchita Alonso Takes Part in NKLA Adoption Weekend

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A star of stage, screen and song helped homeless canines and cats in the L.A. area land starring roles in the lives of loving pet parents at the second NKLA Adoption Weekend. Stepping up to the mic alongside co-emcee Robert Kovacik from NBC4, actress/animal advocate Maria Conchita Alonso used her star wattage to shine a […]

Actress Charlotte Ross Promotes NKLA Adoption Weekend

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Actress Charlotte Ross, who began her rise to stardom on the daytime drama Days of Our Lives, will help to celebrate the dawn of a new day for canines and cats who are hoping to land starring roles in the hearts and homes of forever pet parents when she takes part in the second annual NKLA […]

Foster the People’s Mark Pontius Promotes NKLA

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A member of a two-time Grammy-nominated indie pop band has put a song in the hearts of animal lovers for using his voice to help those who cannot speak for themselves. Mark Pontius, whose backbeats helped Foster the People rise to the top of the charts with their hit “Pumped Up Kicks,” recently drummed up […]

True Blood Star Kristin Bauer van Straten Films NKLA PSA

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Kristin Bauer van Straten, who portrays an immortal on the hit HBO series True Blood, reveals her undying love for our four-legged friends in a new PSA for NKLA. The star shares the screen with one of the leading men in her life– her dog, Asher. A former stray, five years ago the Rottweiler –who […]

Celebrities Show Support for Tees That Benefit Animal Rescues

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Weaving fashion with philanthropy, the Steps4Paws collection of rescue-inspired wear recently celebrated its official launch at Fred Segal- Ron Robinson with help from some animal-loving luminaries. His devoted Dad (Mario Lopez) may be the host of Extra! and the former star of Saved By the Bell, but as the guest of honor it was Julio […]

Celebrities Shine Spotlight on Adoptable Pets at NKLA Event

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In the holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life Zuzu states that “Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings,” and from May 3- 5 the ringing of a bell signified that a little fur angel found a loving pet parent at the NKLA adoption weekend. Using their star wattage to shine a spotlight […]

Kevin Nealon Films No-Kill Los Angeles PSA

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Kevin Nealon, who satirized news stories on Saturday Night Live‘s Weekend Update, is helping to keep animal lovers up to date with a movement to make Los Angeles a no-kill city thanks to a comical take on tear-inducing PSAs. In the YouTube clip the Weeds star reminds everyone that the solutions to concocted complications may […]

Celebrities Mark Start of No Kill Los Angeles Campaign

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A Los Angeles landmark was a site of celebration on April 17, 2012 as animal lovers (including some famous friends of Fidos and felines) gathered at The House of Blues to mark the launch of NKLA– a landmark movement to save the lives of shelter pets. Each year 17,000 orphan animals lose their live in […]

Hilary Swank Hosts Launch of No-Kill LA Movement

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She’s the winner of two Academy Awards, and on April 17, 2012 Hilary Swank also won the hearts of dog devotees as she hosted the launch of Best Friends Animal Society’s new no-kill Los Angeles movement. The actress, who recently attended the grand opening of the new Best Friends Animal Society Pet Adoption and Spay-Neuter […]

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