Part of being a responsible pet owner involves being an educated pet owner and knowing your options when it comes to a pet’s life phases. Below is a list of helpful links that we recommend with information on adoption, dog training, bereavement, and insurance. If you have any questions about these recommended links, please give us a call at (310) 832-5327.
Pet Rescue and Adoption
Doggies911 Rescue: Abiding by the "leave no dog behind" vow, Doggies911 Rescue is an adoption organization that rescues dogs from potentially life-threatening situations and helps them get the love and care they need. If you’re looking for a new dog to adopt or for ways to help rescue dogs in need, contact the organization and ask for Marilyn. Marilyn is the founder and vice president whose passion for animals fueled her decision to start Doggies911.
Pedro Pet Pals: Pedro Pet Pals is an online directory of animals that are available for adoption from the Los Angeles Harbor Animal Shelter. You can also find information about events and donate to the organization to help other animals find a loving home.
Hope for Paws: Hope for Paws is a non-profit animal rescue organization that helps animals all over the country that are victims of negligence and abuse. Founded by Audrey and Eldad Hagar, the organization’s goal is to educate people on the importance of companion animals in society.
Brian Lee’s Way of the Dog: Way of the Dog is canine counseling and training organization, founded by canine behaviorist Brian Lee. With the option of unlimited sessions in the comfort of your own home or the convenience of in-kennel boarding and training, your dog will learn socialization skills through practical exercises in actual situations. Problematic anxieties such as jumping and fleeing from the premises will become things of the past. Basic obedience training will enable your dog to learn commands such as sit, stay, down, come, and heel with ease!
Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement: This non-profit association is dedicated to pet owners who have lost their beloved companion animals and to those with friends who have lost a pet. The website provides a number of resources to help throughout the grieving process, including links to bereavement support groups, chatrooms, and counselors.
Pet Medical Insurance
Trupanion: Trupanion is a medical insurance company, just for pets. with one simple, comprehensive plain, the policy covers 90% of your actual veterinary costs for approved accident and illness claims (minus the exam fee, taxes, and optional deductible), and has no payout limits.