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Venice real estate agency event for homeless pets, fundraising Bingo game event Beach Bums RealtyWEDNESDAY June 10, 2015 STARTING AT 7PM – Hamburger Mary’s – 8288 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood

Join BAF for a night of fabulous fun! A $20 donation will get you 10 bingo game cards plus one bonus card. Each bingo game winner receives a prize and we’ll have a few great items available for live auction.


 Strut Your Mutt for Homeless Pets

Thanks to you, last year’s strut resulted in a lot of wagging tails and money raised! Throw on some comfy shoes, leash up your dog, and join us, once again, for Best Friends Animal Society’s 5th Annual Strut Your Mutt in L.A.

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Who: Anyone who wants to walk the walk, run the run – nay, strut their stuff! – for homeless pets in L.A. or around the nation

What:An early-evening twilight walk and fun run for you and your dog, followed by an outdoor festival with activities for humans and canines alike! L.A. is pleased to collaborate with Eat|See|Hear – L.A.’s premiere outdoor movie, food truck, and live music event series – to bring you doggie-themed activities (featuring the famous Canine Cafe and Ruff & Relax), live music, and a movie in the park to conclude a day of strutting for homeless pets.

Where: Will Rogers State Historic Park, 1501 Will Rogers State Historic Park Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90272

More details here


Be a party animal and party for the animals. The Amanda Foundation invites you to celebrate the one love that will never let you down: the one you share with your furry pal! Tickets here 

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G2 Gallery – reception Homeward Bound – Animal Wellness Foundation

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Please join us this Saturday June 15th from 6:30 – 9:00pm at the G2 Gallery in Venice for the opening reception of the Homeward Bound exhibit featuring amazing photographs of Animal Wellness Foundation adoptable cats and dogs. 


Amanda Foundation – Rock Star Rover

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You are invited to the official grand opening of RockStar Rover! Join us this Sunday, June 2nd, from 4-9 at 7701 Santa Monica, 90046. Bring your companions, meet the RockStar family, music & more! Champagne & cupcakes! And they are raising money to help our shelter dogs!


MuchLove Animal Rescue – Makeovers For Mutts

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You are invited to our second annual Makeovers For Mutts on March 14th! 
This fabulous party is our first fundraiser of the year and we hope to see our biggest supporters there to enjoy a lovely evening in honor of our homeless “mutts”.  Please RSVP to  The event is invite only and there is no ticket price, but if you have RSVP’d and would like to make the suggested donation, please click here.  Thank you and hope to see you there!


Amanda Foundation – Woofstock 90210

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Don’t miss this annual pet extravaganza, presented by the City of Beverly Hills’ Community Services Department. Woofstock 90210 is an exciting, day-long festival for dogs and their owners, featuring:

  • Pet adoptions/rescues hosted by Pets 90210
  • 40+ pet-related vendors
  • Food trucks
  • Pet Parade (small fee to enter)
  • Pet & people face and body painting (nominal charge)
  • Live entertainment for pets and people
  • Free parking at Beverly Hills High School with pet-friendly shuttles to the park
  • Local veterinarians on-site
  • Pet Emergency preparedness information

SUNDAY, MARCH 10  11 am – 4 pm | Roxbury Memorial Park . 471 S. Roxbury Drive


Amanda Foundation – 3 Blonde Moms

Join us on December 12th at 7:30 at the world famous Comedy Store on Sunset (in Hollywood). The night will feature Donna Cherry, Joanie Fagan & Kat Simmons. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Amanda Foundation. And use friends & fans code word HAPPYMOM and get $5 off per ticket!We’re the best Venice real estate agents when you want ocean front real estate in Venice ca, because we’ve been beach residents for many years as well as Venice realtors.


Strut Your Mutt – 9/24

Get ready, get set, get your pooch warmed up’s time for Best Friends Animal Society’s 3nd Annual Strut Your Mutt in Los Angeles. Join us for a 1-mile, relaxing walk to help homeless pets in the Los Angeles area, and then celebrate afterwards at Pan Pacific Park at our ultimate doggie festival.

Who: Animal lovers in the Los Angeles area who want to raise money for homeless pets, and have a great time with their dogs. What: Leisurely 1-mile group dog walk followed by a festival that includes doggie yoga and massage, photo opp’s, free consultations with trainers and pet specialists, complimentary treats for your dogs, fun activities and contests, refreshments and more. Where: Pan Pacific Park, located at 7600 Beverly Blvd in Los Angeles (near The Grove and Farmer’s Market). When: Saturday, September 22, 2012. Registration begins at 8:30am; walk begins at 10am. Festival ends at 1pm.


Unleash The Beach – Picnic With Ted Lieu –  8/12 (dogs welcome)

A chance for dog beach supporters to meet each other and have fun while also having a chance to meet Sen. Lieu and tell him how important the dog beach is to you! State Senator Ted Lieu To Be Featured Speaker At Activist Support Circle Annual Potluck Public Picnic. Date: Sunday, August 12 – Time: 1:00PM – Location: Santa Monica Clover Park – 2600 Ocean Park Boulevard Santa Monica 90405

Senator Lieu is the representative for the 28th District and soon will be representing Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades and other Westside areas and is working with Unleash the Beach for a pilot dog beach program in Santa Monica! No charge to attend. Free on-site parking. Picnic event participants are invited to bring a vegetarian potluck dish to share.


The Activist Support Circle is an ongoing open support group for progressive activists helping to guard against activist burnout. Thank you, Jerry Rubin, for the special invitation for Unleash the Beach members!

In the Meantime…Support Is Mounting! We have been contacted by California Assemblywoman Betsy Butler, who is running for the Assembly seat for Santa Monica, Palisades and other Westside areas in November (vs. Mayor Richard Bloom). Rep. Butler has been trying to get a dog beach pilot going in El Segundo and is aware of the many potential administrative pitfalls. She is pro-actively offering to talk to her contacts at the State level about moving our pilot project along and also to working with Senator Lieu. Two New Influential Supporters Join the Ranks Thanks to the efforts of Dr. Barry Baum, we now have the support of the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association. They have released a statement of endorsement for the efforts of Unleash the Beach!


Much Love Animal Rescue – Feel Good Film Festival – 8/3

Much Love Animal Rescue and the Feel Good Film Festival are pleased to invite you to a very special evening! Opening Night of the 5th Annual Feel Good Film Festival at the Laemmle Noho 7 Theater. Friday, August 3rd, 5:30 pm – Pre-Screening Gala Party and Yellow Carpet Event – Screening of RED DOG, the award winning film from Australia. Your $30 ticket for the gala and screening includes the yellow carpet entry with press coverage, free drinks, an opening night guest speaker, and viewing of two shorts and the feature film, RED DOG.


Unleash The Beach – 7.5 MINUTES OF FAME – 7/24

The always entertaining Jeff Eamer hosts this charity benefit for Unleash The Beach from 7 PM – 10:30 PM. Unleash the Beach is a grass-roots community organization. Their mission is to establish an off-leash dog zone on the beach in Santa Monica where owners can recreate and socialize together with their dogs.


Bark Avenue Foundation – Barking Bingo – 7/4

Wondering where to take your guests for the holiday? We’d love to see you, your friends and family at Hamburger Mary’s on Tuesday 7/4 at the 7pm showing. Jeffrey “Bingo Boy” and his crew put on a FAB show! Three Live Auction items valued over $200 and 10 Prize bags and much more. Wonderful dogs to rescue and love can be found here…


Amanda Foundation – Move Premiere – 4/17

Amanda Foundation animal rescue movie premiereA wonderful animal rescue group, Amanda Foundation, who has been helping lots of us dogs for years, is having a movie premiere event. It’s a dog movie called “Darling Companion”. It will be Tuesday April 17th with a cocktail reception at 6:30 for humans in the Egyptian Theatre courtyard. There will be some mighty fine rescue dogs there eager to be adopted. The screening is at 8 and you can RSVP to The Amanda Foundation is at


Amanda Foundation – Martini Madness – 2/12

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Amanda Foundation Animal Rescue Martini Madness. Sunday February 12, 5:30-8:30. Tickets at Amanda Foundation


Much Love Rescue – Makeovers For Mutts – 1/12

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM – The Peninsula Beverly Hills 9882 South Santa Monica Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90212 – By Invitation Only – RSVP 310.550.0288 – Much Love Animal Rescue


Bark Avenue Foundation – Bingo – 12/28

Bark Avenue Fooundation BingoWondering where to take your guests for the “Howlidays”? Last show of 2011. We’d love to see you, your friends and family at Hamburger Mary’s on Wednesday 12/28/11 at the 7pm showing.  Jeffrey “Bingo Boy” and his crew put on a FAB show with awesome gift bags for the winners and ONE grand prize winner!


Lange Foundation – St. Bonnie’s Sanctuary Open House – 12/10

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Lange Foundation’s open house with live music, raffles, silent auction and bunch of fun stuff for kids. For more info go here


Abbot Kinney Dog Circus and Parade – 12/4

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The first annual Abbot Kinney dog circus and parade will be held on Sunday, December 4th during the Abbot Kinney “Winter Holiday Stroll”. Join in (costume making for dogs and their humans!) from 11am – 2pm then parade up & down AK Blvd at 3pm! Circus Performances will be held at 2pm & 4pm at the one ring circus at Robin’s Sculpture Garden! Contact Robin at 310 709-7826 or by email to get involved! Robin’s Sculpture Garden 1632 Abbot Kinney Blvd.


Beagle Freedom Project & Pryor’s Planet – Comedy Store Event – 12/2

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PawsLA dog charity event

On-line auction of one-of-a-kind celebrity dog bowls. When does a basic dog bowl become something more?PawsLA charity event dog bowls Answer — When it’s a one-of-a-kind piece of “pup art” created with love by many of today’s hottest stars. Scheduled to launch on December 5, 2011, Bowl Project 2011 is an online charity auction featuring ceramic dog bowls that are custom painted by such celebrity animal lovers as: Paula Abdul, Ellen DeGeneres, Betty White, Jessica Simpson, Jane Lynch, Chelsea Handler, Cindy Crawford, William Shatner, and many others.

PAWS/LA is dedicated to preserving the loving bond between people and their companion animals. To that end, we provide services to assist low-income seniors and people disabled by a life-threatening illness keep and care for their pets.


Dog O Ween – Venice Beach Dog Party – 10/30

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 The Rescue Train – 6th Annual Race For The Rescues – 10/23

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Last year animal lovers came from all walks of life to make the fifth annual Race For The Rescues a huge success. They came to be the voice for homeless animals.They came to celebrate & give the gift of life.

This year’s host is Mario Lopez of “Extra” and “America’s Best Dance Crew.”Celebrity Judges Denise Richards from “Blue Mountain State,” Eden Sher from ABC’s hit sitcom “The Middle” and Dot Marie Jones from “Glee.”Kids Hosts Kiernan Shipka from “Mad Men” and Pop Singer CAMRYN (“Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer”). More info at The Rescue Train.