You can adopt your new best friend at NKLA Adoption Weekend. Meet over 1,000 dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for adoption from more than 50 Los Angeles rescues and shelters, Saturday and Sunday, May 3 and 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at La Brea Tar Pits.
Adoption fees start at $25, including spay/neuter, shots and microchip, plus a starter kit with food, toys, coupons and other pet-related items.
Participating rescues include Border Collies in Need, Boston Buddies, Inc., Yorkie Rescue, German Shepherd Rescue, Kitten Rescue and A Cat’s Tale.
This is a fun family-friendly event open to the public with L.A.'s food trucks, exhibitors, and celebrity appearances. You can adopt a new best friend and help turn L.A. into NKLA (No-Kill Los Angeles).
May 3 and May 4
10am – 5pm
Hosted by Best Friends® Animal Society in collaboration with Natural Balance Pet Foods, PetSmart Charities, PetSmart, Precious Cat Litter, Kong, Banfield and Mammoth Pet.
About the sponsor:
Best Friends Animal Society is the only national animal welfare organization focused exclusively on ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters. Best Friends is working collaboratively in Los Angeles with animal rescue groups, city shelters and passionate individuals who are all dedicated to the mission of making Los Angeles a no-kill city.
As part of this mission, Best Friends hosts adoption and fundraising events such as Strut Your Mutt and NKLA Adoption Weekends, runs both the Best Friends Pet Adoption & Spay Neuter Center in Mission Hills and the NKLA Pet Adoption Center in West Los Angeles, and leads the NKLA initiative. You can visit their website or Facebook for more information.