All posts tagged Los Angeles

Ashley Mutch, Pets For Life

Ashley Mutch, the Philadelphia Manager of Pets For Life—a nationally-expanding outreach effort that, relying on an array of strategies, and offering a variety of resources, seeks to help pets and their humans in low-income communities–recounts growing up loving animals, and deciding early on she wanted to make working with them her occupation. Read more…

Karen Dawn–media watchdog

Karen Dawn–a veteran Los Angeles-based and nationally-recognized media watchdog, specializing in animal coverage; her DawnWatch e-mail alerts call attention to radio, television and print pieces about animals or, sometimes, health, nutrition, the environment–discusses the history and impact of the DawnWatch alerts 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…