News & Events

Ruthless McKenzie’s 15th Birthday Party and Fundraiser

Ruthless McKenzie III, the dog featured on FOLBA’s show tickets since 2010 is turning 15!
And you’re invited to the party and FOLBA fundraiser.  

A Hot Pawgust Night Event

Friends of Long Beach Animals and Red Cup Community invite you to a special event on August 18th for a celebration for the animals.

FOLBA Assisting Adoptions At The LA Auto Show

Friends of Long Beach Animals was once again one of the featured nonprofits at the Subaru booth at the Los Angeles Auto Show from November 17th – 26th.

Choose Me

Check out this special shelter video from Long Beach Animal Care Services produced for Pawz TV. Which one will you choose to take home?

FOLBA’s 33rd Anniversary Celebration and Casino Event

Thank you to everyone that supported our 33rd Anniversary Celebration! On behalf of the current board of directors of FOLBA, we’d like to thank everyone that attended and supported our 33rd Anniversary event on Friday. We’d also like to thank our volunteers, vendors and those that donated items and supported our live ask! Check out […]

FOLBA Offering Free Vet Care With Adoptions in July

FOLBA is offering free virtual vet care and an emergency fund of up to $3,000. We’re excited to announce that during the month of July any dog or cat adopted from City of Long Beach Animal Care Services will get a FREE year of unlimited access to a vet team and a $3,000 pet emergency […]

FOLBA Offering Free Microchipping For Your Pet

In time for the 4th of July when so many pets go missing, FOLBA is offering FREE microchipping for your dog or cat! Please take advantage of this opportunity if your pet is not currently microchipped. It may mean the difference of being reunited with your pet or not. Pass on this information to everyone […]

FOLBA Receives Generous Donation from Timmons Subaru

When you think of pet friendly car companies, which manufacturer comes to mind? I’m going to bet it’s Subaru!  FOLBA was honored to be the recipient of this year’s Share The Love Event Charity Donation. Thanks to Timmons Subaru of Long Beach FOLBA received a super generous donation of $40,000 to help the animals in […]

FOLBA featured on Things Green

FOLBA was recently featured on Things Green with Nick Federoff which airs on PBS in Southern California. Join us to learn more about the Long Beach Animal Care Shelter and FOLBA’s mission. FOLBA President Lauren Campbell talks with Nick and takes you throughout the Long Beach Animal Care Shelter.  In addition, FOLBA Treasurer Larry Blunden […]

Cat Transportation: FOLBA Donates Vehicle Funds for Rescue

Friends of Long Beach Animals (FOLBA), established many nine lives ago in 1989, is Long Beach’s most venerable pet-welfare and philanthropic organization. The organization again lived up to its name on July 6, when they donated funds to The Little Lion Foundation and its subsidiary, The Long Beach Little Paws Project kitten nursery, to buy their very own Ford […]