All posts tagged Best Friends Animal Society

Michael Mountain, previously the president and co-founder of Best Friends Animal Society

Michael Mountain, previously the president (he was also a co-founder) of Best Friends Animal Society, discusses his new venture as co-founder and editor-in-chief of Zoe, a newly-launched online news magazine. Read more…

Michael Mountain of Best Friends Animal Society–Special, Show 2

This represents a special one-hour edition of “Talking Animals” that aired on July 9 at 1pm, in addition to the regularly-scheduled half-hour edition that aired earlier in the day at 11:30am… Read more…

Casting aside our usual format of speaking at some length with one guest, today we presented a program looking very specifically at the animals affected by Katrina, through conversation with three people who traveled to Louisiana and environs to rescue, treat, care for and otherwise help the animals there: Read more…

Cyrus Mejia–founder of Best Friends Animal Society

Cyrus Mejia, a founder of Best Friends Animal Society (which operates the nation’s largest sanctuary for abused and abandoned cats & dogs), and an acclaimed artist whose work is central to The Best Friends Art Project–a traveling exhibit that speaks to the plight of homeless animals, and is on view in Los Angeles from Feb. 25 thru March 18– Read more…

Francis Battista–Director of Animal Care and Los Angeles outreach

Francis Battista–Director of Animal Care and Los Angeles outreach, as well as one of the founders, of Best Friends Animal Society, which operates the nation’s largest sanctuary for abused and abandoned cats & dogs–discusses his own path to animal activism and advocacy, the evolution of the sanctuary’s operation, it’s Los Angeles outreach approach, including such major events as Super Adoption and the Lint Roller party.  [www.BestFriends.org] Read more…