Chanel and her new BFF

Chanel and her new BFF

Chanel came to Much Love full of energy and kisses for everyone. She’s one smart cookie and it didn’t take her long to win over a family who appreciated her bubbly, outgoing personality. Now Chanel is getting the exercise and attention that she needed and as a big bonus she has a new BFF in…

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Dior’s dreams came true!

Dior’s dreams came true!

“She’s changed my life!” John applied to be a foster and within 24 hours of having sweet little Dior in his home he knew they were meant to be. He loves having her companionship and it has opened him up to meeting many new people as he proudly takes her around town. Dior loves being…

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Galen proves seniors rock!

Galen proves seniors rock!

Sweet senior gentleman dog Galen is loving his new life with his forever family, including his new doggie sibling! Galen still has plenty of love and life left in him and proves that adopting senior pets is just as rewarding as getting a puppy!

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“Mission Cali” – Blossom finds her forever home!

“Mission Cali” – Blossom finds her forever home!

Sweet Blossom waited and waited for the right home to come along. She was a misunderstood girl because of her size and loud bark, but it just took a couple of fun-loving little girls to see her true personality and her world was forever changed! Blossom’s new dad put together the sweetest video about her…

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Mr. Spock Prospers In His New Galaxy!

Mr. Spock Prospers In His New Galaxy!

Our beautiful pup Spock was  recently adopted and we received these wonderful photos and note from his new family: Hello !!! We’ve had Spock for over a week now and all is going really well. We absolutely adore him and he seems really happy and comfortable in his new home. Potty Training has been successful-not perfect…

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Teriyaki Spices Up Her New Home

Teriyaki Spices Up Her New Home

We love getting updates from our adopters, especially when they have a multiple Much Love pack! Here’s one from our beautiful Teriyaki’s—now Savannah’s—new family. Hi! I thought you’d like an update, as you can see Savannah gets along great with Stella aka Ida my other rescue from you. The two spend hours playing together and…

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Samson Makes The Heart Grow Fonder

Samson Makes The Heart Grow Fonder

We love hearing that rescuing a dog from Much Love inspires families to continue to rescue. What a wonderful gift to have received this note just before New Year’s Eve! Hi, Erin & Much Love Rescue! Robin and I wanted to send you a picture of our Christmas card to show you how much we…

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Radar Love: This Much Love Dog Gives Back By Doing Homechecks!

Radar Love: This Much Love Dog Gives Back By Doing Homechecks!

Radar, formerly know as “Little Tuna” when he was up for adoption as a Much Love dog, has done over 100 home checks for potential foster and adoptive homes for us! Radar’s parents, Larry S. and Jeanne P. are some of our most generous supporters, and Larry, Radar’s proud papa, is a lead volunteer and…

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Much Love Pup Cheryl Finds a Home and Grows Some Ears!

Much Love Pup Cheryl Finds a Home and Grows Some Ears!

We love hearing from our adopters and getting pictures! Here is a note from Cheryl’s (now named Coco) new family: Cheryl, now Coco is doing great. As she loves to jump on everyone and chew everything, of course! We have a dog trainer who is teaching us and our kids how to handle her and…

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Gramps Gets A New Leash On Life!

Gramps Gets A New Leash On Life!

Who says you can’t teach an old dawg new tricks! Our senior golden boy Gramps was recently adopted and his new dad couldn’t be more pleased. This is the best news for all of us at MLAR who loved this feisty fellow and who know the joys of adopting a senior pooch. Much thanks to…

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Venus and Marley: Two Peas in a Much Love Pod!

Venus and Marley: Two Peas in a Much Love Pod!

We love hearing from our adopters, and getting beautiful photos such as this! Venus and Marley are peas in a pod. We adopted them separately, about a month apart. Venus was adopted first and came with us to the pet adoption at Santa Monica so she could help us find a friend for her. Marley,…

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Aw, Sugar!

Aw, Sugar!

Oh honey honey our little Maltese mix, formerly known as Ethel is loving her new home! Ethel was so sweet her adoptive family named her Sugar, and they report, ” she has been with us for almost 3 weeks and has adjusted to our family very well. My 2 daughters adore her and Sugar is…

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Little Chef, Big Love

Little Chef, Big Love

One of our favorite foster “failures” of all time, the brilliant woman behind Little Chef Big Appetite tells the story of how she and her boyfriend fell in love with Bessie: http://littlechefbigappetite.com/dear-bessie/

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Greta: From Gimpy Gal to Gangbuster!

Greta: From Gimpy Gal to Gangbuster!

Hello! I adopted Greta from you in July last year. She was recovering from an injury at south LA shelter and Andrea Braver and Deb Vigna were lobbying for her, sent me a few photos and I was hooked. She is hilarious and I can’t imagine life without her. She has a 5-yr old Jack…

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Parsley’s Paws Are Perfect!

Parsley’s Paws Are Perfect!

From her new mom: Parsley is now named Charlie. She has recovered 100% from her two front broken legs. She loves her new home with her two sisters Zoe and Nacho. Thanks so much to everyone who helped her along the way. We got little Parsley with two broken legs. She was the tiniest thing but…

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BB Loves Being Held By These Guns!

BB Loves Being Held By These Guns!

BB, formerly known as “Ophelia” used to have an extreme fear of men. But after going into a loving home with a family who would not give up on her and working with a wonderful trainer, Dave Dreyfus, BB now adores her dad and is downright flirty! Here is what BB’s new mom has to…

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The LA Times Sings Soulja’s Praises

The LA Times Sings Soulja’s Praises

One of our favorite dogs, Sinatra, now known as “Soulja” and his parents Zelenne and Mark recently partnered with several organizations including the National Museum of Animals and Society to offer free dog food, toys, vaccinations and grooming for pets of homeless people in LA’s Skid Row.  The Los Angeles Times featured a picture of…

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Welcoming Woody Wins Hearts!

Welcoming Woody Wins Hearts!

FROM WOODY’S NEW FAMILY: We’ve had Woody now for about 3 months and just love this little guy so much.  We really lucked out with him.  He can’t get enough of chasing tennis balls, he is always on the lookout for squirrels, and he is just full of love.  The best thing is coming home…

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Tati and Tootsie are a Terrific Twosome

Tati and Tootsie are a Terrific Twosome

We adopted Tati a year ago on August 7, 2012. Tati has been a wonderful dog. Her older sister Tootsie has showed her many tricks and they play everyday.  Tati has overcome her peepee issue and doesn’t rip apart anything anymore.   When we first adopted her she had these issues, nontheless we showed her…

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