Monthly Archives: April 2013

04/20/13  |  UPDATE: Happy for MOONPIE

Hey everyone, Here is a wonderful update on MOONPIE from Liesl from Luv-a-bull: “Attached is a video of MoonPie (now named Bear) and his new Pit Bull sister, Rosie. Watch it HERE Moonpie was rescued by Julie from the CalCity shelter … Continue reading

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04/19/13  |  DONATIONS NEEDED for DELILAH

    DELILAH was sent out to be spayed by the shelter – she was brought back to the shelter to recover – she was found by shelter staff bleeding from her incision area with her intestines hanging out. the … Continue reading

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04/17/13  |  Please oppose AB 343 today – just two minutes can make all the difference! CA

  This is an assault on our 1st amendment rights.  We need to get the word out, can you help us (and the animals who cannot speak out for themselves)? Please call – write – share – fight. Please take a … Continue reading

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04/17/13  |  START is going to be “on the air” today on Love that Dog Hollywood with Addie Daddio!!

Hey friends, Just a quick reminder that Steve Spiro, one of STARTS co-founders, will be “on the air” TODAY at 2pm to 4pm PST on Love that Dog Hollywood! The Radio Show! Please CLICK HERE to listen in. For those of you who … Continue reading

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04/16/13  |  START UPDATE: TURK & HOWARD @ E. Valley Shelter

Hi guys, I know most of you are wondering about TURK so I wanted to share with you the latest update. TURK is being pulled from the shelter and we will get him tomorrow after his neuter. We have been … Continue reading

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04/16/13  |  ENROLL, ENROLL, ENROLL!!! Now whenever you spend money at Ralphs, START makes money!!

Hi Everyone, We have some very EXCITING news to share with you….Drum roll please…. Your favorite rescue team is now apart of Ralphs community contribution program! This means that if you have a Ralph’s rewards card Ralphs will donate a … Continue reading

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04/15/13  |  Luv-a-Bull continues to grow and do amazing things

It’s always nice to see where your money is going to, right? Well check out this video of Luv-a-bull Luv-a-little dog rescue and sanctuary, a group we work closely with. Every dollar Luv-a-bull gets as a donation goes directly to … Continue reading

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04/15/13  |  TAKING DONATIONS: TURK in danger (black pit 2 months at shelter)

Hi Guys, This sweet soul has been overlooked for 2 months at the East Valley Shelter. He is quiet and gentle (see his adorable video below). TURK is OUT OF TIME. Please DONATE so we can save his life. PLEASE NOTE: I am no longer … Continue reading

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04/15/13  |  START: Fantastic update on former street dog MIDNITE

Hi guys, This is the updated story about MIDNITE, the dog that was rescued from South LA at Midnight a few months ago. Mandy works with LUV-A-BULL RESCUE in Eugene, Oregon and helped MIDNITE with his amazing journey from the … Continue reading

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04/14/13  |  START: Weekly Update

Hey guys, We have a short & sweet weekly update on a few of our favorite furry friends—MUGSY, BABE, SADIE, and MARY. All these rescues would NOT be possible without your kind donations, support, and compassion. THANK YOU, THANK YOU, … Continue reading

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04/14/13  |  Patty the Pig Update

Here is an update on Patty the pig that Rene rescued… KTLA came out to meet Patty. Her story aired today at 1:00 and most likely will be re-aired this evening. Patty’s officially a TV STAR. 🙂 Dan and I … Continue reading

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04/10/13  |  Lancaster’s MUGSY Update

A family walked into Lancaster and dumped MUGSY a 16 year old Shep as they said: “The didn’t have time for him!” The kids rushed their parents as they were bored and wanted to get out of the place! Yes, … Continue reading

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04/10/13  |  BABE – the lucky dog from the mean streets of LA

Here is a dog called BABE we rescued from the streets back in December 2012. She was found with a chain around her neck and very sad. We rescued her and she was in cage free boarding for a while … Continue reading

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04/10/13  |  The squirrel and a soldier

Soldiers in Belarus found a little squirrel and brought it to the Warrant officer. The squirrel was very weak and about to die, so the officer took care of it, fed like a baby every 4 hours. 3 months ago … Continue reading

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04/10/13  |  Luke AKA Tahoe

This is LUKE aka known as TAHOE from East Valley Shelter. He looks like a difference dog. Relaxed and getting younger by the day. He went to MY WAY HOME RESCUE who are foster based only and REALLY went far … Continue reading

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04/6/13  |  START: Picture and Video updates

Here are a few updates on dogs we have rescued over the last several months. DOWNEY came from the Downey shelter in CA and was a “MESS.” He had one of the worst cases of Mange, but with the help … Continue reading

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04/6/13  |  Police Officer Uses Day Off to Save Old Stray Dog

by Laura Simpson April 4, 2013 Written by Ed Kostro of Illinois It was two weeks before Easter when I got a phone call from a police officer concerning yet another abandoned dog. “I’ve seen this poor guy roaming the … Continue reading

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04/6/13  |  HaPpY UPDATE: The UNDERDOGS have ALL left the building (13 dogs safe tonight)

Hi guys, The Moreno MOMMY and her 8 PUPS, RUDY, MADDEN, MACY & KINKO are “ALL” safe tonight. Mommy and pups are with a foster and the other four are with Sandy at boarding. THANK YOU all for making this … Continue reading

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04/6/13  |  Shadow/Kaya from Santa Paula shelter Update

This is Shadow/Kaya from the Santa Paula shelter, sent by Rene to Luvabull. Her new home is working out so far! Shadow with her new kids…! Liesl

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04/6/13  |  Sweet Bailey Was Adopted!

Its been a long time coming but we just got an update from Liesl @ Luv A Bull and Sweet Bailey from our East Valley Dec 2012 transport was adopted over the weekend!!! Here is an update from Liesl as … Continue reading

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04/2/13  |  DONATIONS NEEDED

Hi everyone, START is trying to help these 5 sad dogs and 8 pups make it out the CA shelter system alive. These “UNDERDOGS” are in DANGER. If you can help us to help them by donating we would be … Continue reading

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04/2/13  |  Here’s What Pit Bulls are Really Bred to Do

by Alicia Graef March 29, 2013 4:00 pm Read more HERE The SPCA Serving Erie County in New York hopes to dispel common myths about pit bull terriers and show the world what they’re really born to do with its … Continue reading

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04/2/13  |  How it should be…

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04/2/13  |  LANI needs a Forever Home…Can you help?

LANI is 1 year old, spayed, microchipped, vaccinated and appears to be a Lab/German Shepherd mix, about 45 lbs, SUPER sweet, and… DYING FOR A HOME THAT CAN GIVE HER ATTENTION and some basic puppy training. A rescue is a … Continue reading

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04/2/13  |  START Rescue Updates from the Archives

Check out these amazing START updates from the archives: Thelma and Louise Oct 1, 2011 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=218544161542168&set=a.218544081542176.57536.218212958241955&type=3&theater Angel puppy born without back paws Oct 30 2011 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=231865143543403&set=a.231865136876737.60709.218212958241955&type=3&theater Juno Nov 2 2011 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.233162363413681.61101.218212958241955&type=3 Mama Cass and babies 11.3.11 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=233497903380127&set=a.233497876713463.61167.218212958241955&type=3&theater Theresa 11.7.11 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=233497903380127&set=a.233497876713463.61167.218212958241955&type=3&theater … Continue reading

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