Empowering pet owners and local communities to
reduce abandoned animal populations through spay
& neuter, pet retention & reclamation, and education.

We need your help. They need your love.

GREAT NONPROFITS AWARDS BAF “TOP RATED” STATUS!

We love the work we do and believe in its impact and importance, but it’s always great to know that others agree and feel strongly about our efforts and us as a group, so we’re over the moon to have achieved “Top Rated” status from Great Nonprofits! Thank you to everyone who’s written …Continue Reading →

THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING TO TOWN!

You better watch out, you better not cry, you may be pouting, I’ll tell you why… the holidays are coming to town! That’s right, crazy as it seems, we’re already approaching year end, and with it a season of giving and celebrating. As the year draws to a close, we also have to think ab …Continue Reading →

UPP GETS A BOOST WITH A GENEROUS GRANT FROM PETSMART CHARITIES

Many of you are familiar with our Unsheltered People and Pets (UPP) program, which assists homeless and at-risk pet owners with vet care, supplies, boarding, and access to services and housing with their pets so that they can keep their families together and not have to surrender thei …Continue Reading →

STRUTTING TO THE FINISH LINE!

Thank you so much to all of our supporters and our energetic strutters for making Strut Your Mutt a success! We crossed the finish line both literally and metaphorically with our team of thirty feet (that’s 11 two-footed and 2 four-footed strutters) braving the sun and heat in Los Ang …Continue Reading →

Humane Ed is Going Back to School!

After a very successful summer program where we made 27 presentations in just 4 weeks, BAF’s Humane Educators are excited to be going back to school for the fall term. These are people who are donating their time for a cause they believe in – teaching kids kindness, compassion,  …Continue Reading →

Saving Thousands of Lives with One Big Weekend!

Bark Avenue Foundation sent September out with a bang, altering over 100 pets between our two clinics in El Monte and East LA. These compassionate and responsible pet parents have saved hundreds of animals over the next year,  and hundreds of thousands of animals over the next 6 years …Continue Reading →

STORY TIME: LOSS, SURVIVAL, A BETTER LIFE AHEAD

Every month we host 2-3 Free & Low-Cost spay/neuter clinics in Whittier, East LA, and Pasadena. We’re often fortunate enough to be able to fix multiple pets that live within a household, but sometimes unfortunately people do not get their pets to us in time, and they end up pregna …Continue Reading →

OCTOBER 20 – STRUT YOUR MUTT WITH TEAM BAF!

We’re looking forward to getting outside with our pups and our wonderful team of animal lovers for this fun annual event and fundraiser. Won’t you join us? You can strut with us on October 20th to support the cause, or if you can’t make it the day of, you can still participate by help …Continue Reading →

SEPTEMBER 29TH – A BIG OL’ SPAY/NEUTER EXTRAVAGANZA!

Thanks to the generous support of the ASPCA, we’re hosting a DOUBLE CAPACITY FREE spay/neuter clinic at Whittier Narrows Park on 9/29! This clinic will also accommodate large dogs, which usually cannot be taken at our mobile clinics because of space restrictions, but for this event we …Continue Reading →

SEPTEMBER 8TH – HUMANE EDUCATION MEET & GREET!

If you’ve been curious about our Humane Education program and want to learn more and meet some of our presenters, please join us for a fun meet and greet, which will include a presentation and hors-d’oeuvres! September 8th at 11am   …Continue Reading →