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.

A Sweet Family for Cookie

We are happy to share Cookie, an 8-year old chocolate Min-Pin/Chihuahua mix has been adopted! She has a new family that can’t wait to cuddle with her every night along with her new furry brothers and sisters. Thank you to the CBS2 News Team for spotlighting Cookie’s story and congratu …Continue Reading →

A Mission of Mercy — Emergency Rescue Flight for 30 Dogs

  On March 13th Bark Avenue Foundation and Wings of Rescue transported 30 dogs to rescue partners in Idaho and Montana where they’ll find their new forever homes. It was a very long day starting at 6:50 a.m. at Van Nuys Airport and not returning to Los Angeles until 8:30 p.m. Rep …Continue Reading →

Sweet Willie Has Been Adopted – Thank you CBS2 News Team!

We are happy to share Willie, a lovable 3-year-old Pit Bull recently featured on the CBS2 News Team Pets2Love segment has been adopted! Willie has a very friendly and sweet personality…he loves children and being with people. Bark Avenue Foundation was able to raise funds for Wi …Continue Reading →

BAF Receives Commendation

On March 8, Bark Avenue Foundation was honored to receive a Commendation from LA County’s Board of Supervisors for providing spay/neuter and animal welfare services to the community. We can’t thank Supervisor Janice Hahn, 4th District, Deputy Lauren Yokomizo, and the Board of Su …Continue Reading →

28 Dogs Saved from Hoarding Case in Duarte, CA

In February, Bark Avenue Foundation and community partners came together to save 28 dogs who were victims of a hoarding case in Duarte, CA. Bark Avenue Foundation was contacted by a community member about the dire situation and we were able to work with local law enforcement to coordi …Continue Reading →

A Puppy Emergency: Can you help?

On Friday, February 24th, Bark Avenue Foundation hosted a World Spay Day clinic in La Mirada providing free spay/neuter surgeries to the community. We met a man who shared his situation with us which included having seven 3-week old puppies, the mom and dad of the litter, and a younge …Continue Reading →

A Very Happy Ending for Buddy

Buddy is a sweet 5-year old German Shepherd mix who’s owner recently passed away. He was sadly left without a home or a family. Many volunteers and our friends at the CBS2 News Team came together to spotlight Buddy’s story. We are very excited to share Buddy has found a new forever ho …Continue Reading →

World Spay Day, 2017 Recap

On Friday, February 24th Bark Avenue Foundation celebrated World Spay Day with a special event and spay & neuter clinic in La Mirada. We had a wonderful turnout with a full bus of dogs and cats ready to get spayed & neutered. February is Spay Neuter Awareness Month and we are  …Continue Reading →

Be Our Guest! LA Premiere of “Shelter Me: Community Matters”

You and a guest are invited to the Los Angeles premiere of “Shelter Me: Community Matters.” Tuesday, January 31st @ 7:30 p.m. Writers Guild Theater 135 S. Doheny Drive Beverly Hills 90211 Please RSVP at this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/la-premiere-of-shelter-me-comm …Continue Reading →

Spay/Neuter Program Launch in Bakersfield Serves Neediest Pets

On January 16th, the BAF Team was so proud to partner with Bakersfield Animal Care Center & Wings of Rescue on a free spay/neuter event for pets belonging to homeless and low-income individuals and families. The clinic was made possible by a generous grant from the St. Hubert’s An …Continue Reading →