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RELEASE: The ASPCA Awards $30,000 Grant to Bark Avenue Foundation to Fight Pet Overpopulation Via Spay/Neuter Program
April 20, 2018


RELEASE: Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of Bark Avenue Foundation
September 25, 2017

RELEASE: Christy Schilling to become Executive Director of Bark Avenue Foundation
August 1, 2017

RELEASE: Maddie’s Fund Awards $5,000 Innovation Grant to BAF to Help Homeless People and Their Pets
May 12, 2017

Pets2Love: Cookie
March 3, 2017, CBS2 This Morning

Pets2Love: Buddy
February 17, 2017, CBS2 This Morning

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation Celebrates World Spay Day on February 24
February 14, 2017

Pets2Love: Willie
February 10, 2017, CBS2 This Morning

Bakersfield Animal Care Center receives grant to provide free spay, neuter services
January 16, 2017, 23ABC News

RELEASE: Generous Grant Funds Spay/Neuter of Feral Cats and Pets of Homeless in Bakersfield
January 16, 2017

Pets2Love: Daisy
January 6, 2017, CBS 2 This Morning


Pets 2 Love Segment with Indy
September 30, 2016, CBS 2 This Morning

RELEASE: The APSCA Awards $30,000 Grant to Bark Avenue Foundation To Fight Pet Overpopulation through Spay/Neuter Program
September 19, 2016

Shane’s War 9-Day Mega Adoption Event
May 1, 2016, ABC 7 News

RELEASE: 9-Day Mega Adoption Event to Save hundreds of Pets in Los Angeles County.  Nonprofits join forces to “Empty The Shelter” and raise awareness for shelter animals.
April 14, 2016

This Sign At The Shelter Couldn’t Have Been More Wrong
March 16, 2016, The Dodo

CA offers free spay & neuters on Friday at “Fix’n LA” event
February 19, 2016, Examiner.com

Spay/Neuter Awareness Month
February 19, 2016, ABC 7 News

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation and ShelterMe Celebrate National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month on February 19 
February 18, 2016

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation Celebrates World Spay Day on February 20th
February 16, 2015

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation to Host “Fix’n LA” on February 19  in honor of National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month 
February 15, 2016


24-Hour Adoption Event in Downey Brings Volunteers, Pets Together
June 13, 2015,  NBC 4 Southern California

Sleepover at the Shelter
June 12, 2015, Oz the Terrier

Fundraiser and Pet Adoption Event! “Sleepover at a Shelter” Starts Today!
June 12, 2015, Grouchy Puppy

‘Sleepover at the Shelter’ in Downey Aims to Increase Adoptions
June 12, 2015, Los Angeles News

Stars to Take Part in Sleepover at the Shelter
June 10, 2015, Dog Tipper

Sleepover at the Shelter Rescue Awareness Event
June 10, 2015, My Tail Hurts From Wagging Too Much

“Sleep Over at the Shelter” June 12
June 9, 2015, FidoUniverse

Sleepover At The Shelter Raises Funds For Spay/Neuter Programs
June 8, 2015, PetGuide

“Sleepover at the Shelter” Celebration to Raise Income for Spay-Neuter and Enhance Adoptions of Shelter Pets
May 22, 2015, Daily News 999

World Spay Day Featured on News at 5pm
February 20, 2015, ABC7 News


Wings of Rescue event a great success
December 17, 2014, Aviation Audio Video

Adopt a cute pet this holiday season
December 8, 2014, PIX11 New York

91 Puppies Saved From West Coast, Put Up For Adoption On Long Island
December 8, 2014, CBS New York

North Shore Animal League to put 91 puppies up for adoption
December 8, 2014, News 12 Long Island

Shelter Pups Get New Chance at Life With Airlift
December 4, 2014, NBC 4 Southern California

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation to Fly 500 Dogs to Freedom
December 1, 2014

Southland Shelter Dogs Get New Lease on Life in Washington State
November 22, 2014, CBS Los Angeles

RELEASE: Bark Avenue Foundation Launches “Black Dog Friday”
November 18, 2014

Wings of Rescue flies dozens of dogs to new homes
August 28, 2014, Kern Golden Empire

Shelter Dogs Take Flight From So Cal To The Pacific Northwest
July 30, 2014, KTTV Fox LA

138 dogs, 7 cats fly from Long Beach to their new homes in OR and WA
July 30, 2014, Pasadena Star News

Shelter Pets are Flying to Safety
June 28, 2014, KTLA5 Los Angeles

77 rescue dogs arrive in Idaho to be put up for adoption
April 30, 2014, KTVB Boise

Looking to adopt a dog? 75 small-breed pups flown to Boise
April 28, 2014, Idaho Statesman