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.

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 21 – 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 21st 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 11am 1415 Idlewood Road, Glendale, CA   …Continue Reading →

UPCOMING: AUGUST 18TH IS CLEAR THE SHELTERS DAY!

On August 18th there will be a nationwide push to get as many pets adopted from shelters as possible. These animals end up in shelters because their PEOPLE didn’t keep their lifetime commitment to them, not because they have failed in any way. One of the most widespread problems resul …Continue Reading →

HAPPY NATIONAL DOG DAY! LET’S SAVE MORE TOGETHER!

National Dog Day is coming up on August 26th and we want to celebrate with you and your puppers! We’ve set up a GivingGrid to raise money for our preventive programs and rescue efforts, and you can donate any amount large or small – everything helps! – and please add a pho …Continue Reading →

SPECIAL EDITION SPAY/NEUTER CLINIC – SEPTEMBER 29TH – WHITTIER

On September 29th, with generous support from the ASPCA, we are hosting a special spay/neuter clinic with DOUBLE CAPACITY! This clinic will provide surgeries for 75 pets, including large dogs, at no cost for those who qualify as low-income in any of the zip codes listed below. Locatio …Continue Reading →

UPDATE: FREE AND LOW-COST SPAY/NEUTER CLINICS

BAF is on a mission to save animals through prevention – keeping animals out of harm’s way, out of the shelters, and preventing euthanasia. Spay/Neuter is critical to this mission, and we offer several free* and low-cost** clinics.* Unfortunately the Spay/Neuter mobile unit we c …Continue Reading →

BEST FRIENDS SuPURR ADOPTION – JULY 28-29

People like to say that LA doesn’t have seasons, but we do. They’re just a little different than other places. We have Fire Season and Awards Season and Staffing Season, and worst of all, the never ending KITTEN SEASON! Yes – kittens are adorable, and we love them, too, but what …Continue Reading →

STORY TIME – TRASH CAN KITTIES

The phone rings late at night. Three baby kittens were found in a trash can. Bark Avenue Foundation focuses on prevention – we are committed to spay/neuter, helping struggling and homeless pet-owners, and humane education. This is an emergency, and to prevent these three neonata …Continue Reading →