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FOLBA Sponsoring Adoption Fees Through Dec 31

What a great time to adopt!  Now through the end of this tumultuous year 2020, Friends of Long Beach Animals will be sponsoring the adoption fees from the Long Beach Shelter, Long Beach Animal Care Services.

That means it’s a great time to bring home that cute puppy or mischievous kitty just in time for the holidays!

Donate to FOLBA through Ralphs & Food4Less

Did you know that when you’re doing your everyday grocery shopping you can help support the animals? Friends of Long Beach Animals is a registered non profit in the Kroger – Ralphs – Food4Less Community Rewards program.

That means every time you shop at either store and use your club card or Alt ID, they will donate money to Friends of Long Beach Animals!

FOLBA Matches Donations for Little Paws Kitten Nursery

Friends of Long Beach Animals recently supported  The Little Lion Foundation and presented them with FOLBA’s matched donation funds of $10,000 from their successful participation in the Long Beach Gives fundraising event.

FOLBA is proud to support this organization which owns and operates Long Beach’s first ever kitten nursery, the Long Beach Paws Project. To date they have saved the lives of nearly 1,000 kittens! We wish them the best of luck in this upcoming year of dedication to all the little paws of Long Beach.

FOLBA recipient of Share the Love funds from Timmons Subaru

We’re humbled by the generous donation from Timmons Subaru of Long Beach as part of the Share the Love Event.

During the event for every Subaru sold they donate $250 to local community nonprofits and FOLBA is honored to be chosen again this year and to receive a donation of over $38,000.

FOLBA Pet Food Drive A Success

Our June 20, 2020 Pet Food Drive was a success! We distributed nearly 9 tons of dog and cat food to the community.

Thank you to the tireless volunteers and those that donated to our cause to make this such a successful event.

Charlie has a new home!

We love sharing adoption success stories! Remember Oliver, the found kitten who lost his mamma in a car accident?

Oliver (now Charlie) is now chillin’ in his new home with a big brother cat and is enjoying his new life. Thanks for adopting this once homeless kitten Andrea!

Our Pet Food Giveaway is June 20th

Long Beach area residents affected by COVID-19 can come to the Friends of Long Beach Animals Pet Food Giveaway

SATURDAY JUNE 20, 2020 at 12 noon until the food is gone!

Help Feed Pets During COVID-19

Friends of Long Beach Animals is organizing a food drive and you can help by donating cans or bags of dog foods to furry friends from May 4th to May 11th.

Help Long Beach area residents feed their pets

Woof! Food Donation to Long Beach Animal Care

FOLBA was happy to deliver 175 lbs of Hills Science Diet dog food to Long Beach Animal Care Services today.  The food was a generous donation from Banfield Pet Hospital and PetSmart and will help feed some of the many dogs at the Long Beach Shelter.

Looking for your perfect companion?  Long Beach Animal Care Services is located in El Dorado Park and has many cats, dogs and even a bunny or two that need forever homes.  They are closed on Monday, Tuesday and holidays, but other days you can go in a see some of the wonderful animals available for adoption.

1st Annual Home for the Pawlidays Pet Adoption Fair

The public is invited to attend the first annual Long Beach Home for the🎄 Pawlidays 🐾 Pet Adoption Fair! 🐈🐶

SATURDAY 10 AM – 3PM DECEMBER 15, 2019