From The Best Friend’s Blog: The Holy Grail of Spay/Neuter

From The Best Friend’s Blog: The Holy Grail of Spay/Neuter

From time to time, we like to re-post blogs from Best Friends Animal Society, and Gregory Castle, CEO of Best Friends has written a really interesting post on the developments in the world of non-surgical spay and neuter. According to many vet’s, pharmaceutical spay and neuter is the new frontier in reducing the homeless pet…

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Much Love Hearts Angels Girl Scout Council Troop 8235

Much Love Hearts Angels Girl Scout Council Troop 8235

We were so thrilled to receive an extremely generous donation from Girl Scout Troop 8235 last night at their meeting in Santa Monica. The philanthropic and animal-loving troop members dedicated all of their cookie sales profits this year to Much Love! What a wonderful group of young women they are! They presented us with a…

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Hall of Fame QB Terry Bradshaw Loves Our Dogs!

Hall of Fame QB Terry Bradshaw Loves Our Dogs!

This morning, Much Love was featured on KTLA this morning in anticipation of our Barks, Bubbles and Brews Event at Angel City Brewery this Sunday (12-3pm). We were so excited to see Hall of Fame Quarterback and superstar broadcaster Terry Bradshaw on set! He was loving our dogs and from the looks of it, our…

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Consider The Cat

Consider The Cat

But, cats are clawing for attention too. Feline friends make fantastic pets, particularly for those wanting a more docile and low maintenance animal around. Here are 10 reasons cats make great house companions: 1.     They don’t need a yard. Bonus for all you apartment-dwellers! 2.     The really need very little space in general and will…

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Get Your Downward Dog On To Benefit Much Love!

Get Your Downward Dog On To Benefit Much Love!

On June 23rd at 11am on the rooftop of L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills, Much Love parent (of three wonderful dogs!) and yoga instructor extraordinaire Jennifer Pinto will be leading a yoga class, and all of the proceeds go to benefit Much Love. The cost is $10 at the door. Jen will lead you through…

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June 23rd Barks, Bubbles, and Brews Event: We need Volunteers!

June 23rd Barks, Bubbles, and Brews Event: We need Volunteers!

On June 23rd from 11am-3pm, Angel City Brewery in downtown LA is hosting Barks, Bubbles, and Brews- a doggie wash to benefit Much Love! Suds will be the name of the game—first we’ll splash around in the soapy kind and get lots of dogs clean, and then we’ll drink some of the kind crafted by…

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Meeeeow! Cat Population Explodes and Much Love Needs Fosters

Meeeeow! Cat Population Explodes and Much Love Needs Fosters

In the past month, Much Love has seen a gigantic uptick in kittens and cats at the shelter and living as strays. This time of year is ideal for creating awareness among our community of the growing cat population. Cat communities across America are experiencing a population explosion, as the annual phenomenon of spring mating…

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Fostering a Cat: You Get Much More Than You Give

Fostering a Cat: You Get Much More Than You Give

Below is a wonderful story from volunteer Amy I. on how fostering a cat can bring joy not only to our feline friends, but to the foster “mom” as well. If you’d like to foster a cat (or dog) for Much Love, please fill out a short application here and we will contact you! She…

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Nui The Dog Gets Much Love From Cesar Milan

Nui The Dog Gets Much Love From Cesar Milan

The Cesar Milan Foundation featured our senior boy, Nui today on all of it’s social media. At the time of this posting, Nui had received over 5,000 “likes” on Facebook and hundreds on Instagram. All of this publicity is so amazing for Nui and for Much Love, but the most important “like” Nui could ever get would…

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Thank You Spa Nautica For A Great Event!

Thank You Spa Nautica For A Great Event!

A fabulously relaxing time was had by all on Saturday, May 18 at one of our most unique adoption events ever! Spa Nautica at the Ritz Carlton-Marina Del Rey generously hosted an adoption for us%2

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Cadbury Gives Thanks

Cadbury Gives Thanks

Cadbury met his sponsor Ben on Sunday, and they had a wonderful interaction. We are so grateful for sponsors like Ben,who make it possible for us to go into the shelter and rescue the “medical cases”. Post-surgery Cadbury is a playful wonderful pup with a new lease (and leash!) on life. We couldn’t do it…

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Spa day for you and your pooch!

Spa day for you and your pooch!

Come join us at the fabulous Spa Nautica at The Ritz-Carlton in Marina Del Rey on Saturday May 18th from 12-4 for a day of pampering for you and your pup!   Let Fido relax by the marina while getting a free doggie massage by Certified Doggie Technicians – while you pop into the spa…

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Much Love Takes Over the West LA Shelter on May 11th!

Much Love Takes Over the West LA Shelter on May 11th!

Join us on May 11 at the West LA Shelter from 9am-4pm. We will pay for the first 25 dogs and 25 cats to be adopted! The amazingly generous folks at Town and Country groomers will be grooming every dog adopted that day for free, and we will have many other fun give-aways. But the main…

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Hot To Trot: Warmer Weather Equals Kitten Season!

Hot To Trot: Warmer Weather Equals Kitten Season!

Is there really a “kitten season?”   Aren’t kittens born all year?  In fact, a cat can have up to five litters in a single year, with an average of four to eight kittens each.  But the start of warmer weather in the spring brings more female cats into heat, when they can become pregnant.  In colder areas, cats often…

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Thanks 1-800-PetMeds

Thanks 1-800-PetMeds

1-800 PetMeds has made a very generous donation of $500 worth of products to Much Love. Thank you so much 1-800-PetMeds! We will definitely put your donation to good use in keeping our adoptable pooches and kitties healthy and flea-free!

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Fostering For Much Love Improves Your Social Life

Fostering For Much Love Improves Your Social Life

Social life in a slump? Did you know fostering a dog for Much Love can help improve your social life and overall interaction with people? Here are a few ways man’s best friend cultivates social relationships for his owner: 1) The need for a “w.” Your foster will need walking (at least twice a day is…

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Give Love to the Grown Ups!

Give Love to the Grown Ups!

Everyone loves puppies, as evidenced by the thousands of You Tube videos documenting their adorable tottering steps and silly antics. But those of us who have adopted adult and senior dogs know the extra special bond that exists when you bring a dog with a few years on her into your life. An adult dog…

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