Last week, the Paula Kent Meehan Pet Care Foundation awarded $237,000 to three organizations that spay, neuter, adopt, foster and nurse neonatal kittens in the first-ever grant funding for rescue organizations. The funds are expected to save 1,000 kittens that would otherwise perish during "kitten season," an annual surge in the number of neonatal kittens in the shelter, possibly making LA City a "no-kill" city.
The Los Angeles City Council backed a plan Friday to continue studying the possibility of a contested Koreatown temporary homeless shelter on Vermont Avenue, but to also hold more community meetings on the topic and study an alternative site, a move that comes after nearly two months of harsh opposition to the shelter among some residents.
These beautiful and adoptable pets are waiting to begin their new lives at the West Los Angeles Animal Shelter, located at 11361 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064.
Vanderpump has brought international attention to the Yulin Dog Meat Festival where every year on the summer solstice thousands of dogs are killed and eaten. Her documentary "The Road to Yulin ... and Beyond, "which premiered last month on Prime Video, exposes the torture that occurs during the annual festival.
Mari Winsor, considered responsible for popularizing Pilates exercise, will be the beneficiary of events to be celebrated in honor of her birthday Tuesday, to help offset the cost of her battle with ALS.
The annual admission-free program featured a performance by all-male Argentinian dance companyChe Malambo, and attendees in a choreographed dance inspired by the group. The festival is often the first-time students experience a live professional performance.