Natural Balance selected AIF as the first recipient of "Feed the Need." We have met our goal and will be receiving 5000lbs of great Natural Balance Food.
August 1-31, 2012
Our recent Angels in Fur "Play for the Pups Basketball Celebrity Event" certainly received alot of press. Here are just some of the links to articles and videos.
Play for the Pups with Angels In Fur
April 25, 2011 in Los Angeles by Tails Magazine
If you like basketball, music and celebrities, have we got an event for you! Angels in Fur is hosting “Play for the Pups”, a celebrity basketball fundraiser, on Saturday April 30th at Burroughs High School in Burbank. They’ve even got a red carpet entry at 10am. That will be followed by a Meet & Greet at 10:45 am. Or you can go just to cheer on these generous celebrities who have donated their time to help the dogs. Tickets are available at various levels.
The event will be emceed by Debra Wilson. Basketball players include stars from Desperate Housewives (James Denton), House (Jesse Spencer), American Idol (Tim Urban) among many others. Musical performances will be provided by Andrew Garcia (American Idol), Chelsea Tavares (Unfabulous on Nickelodeon) and more. There will also be special celebrity guests including Kevin Dobson (Knots Landing, you know you remember!), Rodney Allen Ripey, Edie McClurg, Preston and Brennan Bailey, Josie Loren, Didi Benami.
Here’s how Angels in Fur describe the work they do every day: AIF was formed to rescue and re-home abandoned dogs from the pound or neglectful guardians. We not only rescue dogs of all breeds and mixes, we rehabilitate them with love and bonding as if they were our very own. We work hard to restore each dog to a safe and loving home. No matter how long that make take! We provide follow-up assistance and support for the life of the dog.
Stars Support Angels in Fur Dog Rescue Fundraiser
May 3, 2011 by Grace Sydney Dog Tipper.com
A plethora of paparazzi magnets, including Desperate Housewives star James Denton, ER‘s Scott Grimes and reality personality Bob Guiney, dribbled for dogs on April 30th at the 1st annual Angels in Fur Dog Rescue “Play for the Pups” Celebrity Basketball Fundraiser, which was emceed by comedienne Debra Wilson.
Held at Burroughs High School in Burbank, California, the event also attracted stars who showed their support in the stands, including Hannah Montana cast member Romi Dames and the following famous faces, who met up with a four-legged fan on the red carpet– Phoebe Rose, a Pug with her paw on the pulse of the L.A. scene.
She may have placed 10th during the ninth season of American Idol, but Didi Benami is number one in the hearts of dog devotees thanks to her participation in the canine charity event. Developing a case of puppy love for Phoebe Rose on the red carpet, the entertainer posted a picture of the photogenic Fido on Twitter for her fans before Tweeting: “Thank you again AIF Dog Rescue. So happy to support. Deeply moved by this incredible cause. I hope more people become aware of what you do!” (READ MORE & SEE PHOTOS)