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From Homeless to Forever Homes: Hundreds of Pets Adopted at NKLA Super Adoption Weekend

POSTED BY Estelle W. IN

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On May 2nd and 3rd, one of the most highly-anticipated adoption events of the year took place in LA: the NKLA Super Adoption Weekend. Over one weekend every May and November, Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles hosts local rescue groups and shelters at the La Brea Tar Pits in order to help some of the area’s thousands of homeless pets get adopted into loving homes.
What a weekend it was! Adoptable pets could be found at every turn – from the tiniest of kittens (that you could help bottle feed!) to the largest of dogs (Millie the Great Dane).…

Michelson Found Animals Saving Pets Challenge 2015 Launches Today!

POSTED BY Estelle W. IN

Saving Pets Challenge 2015

Written by Jennifer P.
Here we go again! The Michelson Found Animals Saving Pets Challenge 2015 kicks off today with nearly 300 animal welfare organizations from across the country (and Puerto Rico) embarking on the 5 week fundraising journey.  The participants this year are as diverse as ever but what they all have in common is the goal of raising a LOT of money for their life-saving programs, and the desire to win the $50,000 grand prize from Found Animals!
The top 5 fundraisers will take home a $50,000, $20,000, $10,000, $7,500 and $5,000 grand prize.  Another $25,000 will be…