The sixth Heaven on Earth Gala, celebrating The Perry MacFarlane Legacy, was a spectacular success, raising a record $180,000, which represents 30% of our 2016 operating budget.
We met sisters Jenny and Shelley Mark from Top Notch Blankets at the 2015 Race for the Rescues. They generously sent us home with some spectacular blankets for Perry's Place cats and kittens, which we put to work at our very next adoption event.
They seem an unlikely pair: she’s a gentle princess from uptown and he’s a downtown tomcat with attitude. But they have something in common — something that doesn’t usually bode well for companionship...
She was left at a city shelter two days before Christmas, a pretty young Bengal mix whose sweet disposition stood in stark contrast to the gravity of her medical condition. Mary was suffering from mastitis and her infection was life-threatening.
We mean that literally. Because the A/C unit that serves the middle portion of Perry’s Place picked the worst possible time to go on the fritz. It suddenly ground to a halt during this month’s record-breaking heat wave, sending temperatures in our Isolation and Maternity Rooms soaring. […]
Heaven on Earth participated in PetSmart’s recent National Adoption Weekend at all four PetSmart stores where we regularly show – Santa Clarita, Sherman Oaks, Van Nuys and Tujunga. The weekend’s 18 adoptions put smiles on faces from Sunland to Sylmar to Sherman Oaks.
What do a North Hollywood couple, a Sunland family, vacation-bound Van Nuys residents and newlyweds from Valencia have in common? They all came to PetSmart's May National Adoption Weekend and now have new feline family members to love!
On April 29, we held a formal rededication to celebrate opening the Perry MacFarlane Sanctuary to the public! This milestone was made possible by the tireless efforts of our dedicated staff and volunteers, as well as the extraordinary support of Best Friends, and will enable Heaven on Earth to save even more lives in the years ahead. […]
Kitten Season. It sounds almost fun. Time again for cute little bundles of furry joy, full of promise and wonder and You Tube potential. But the reality isn’t so warm and fuzzy. Kitten season floods municipal shelters with thousands of tiny lives too young to survive on their own and without safe places to go, many of those lives are cut short. […]
Our very talented friend, Los Angeles-based artist Dai Toyofuku, made this insightful and heartwarming video about our very own Baby Ruth, the spunky, green-eyed 8-year-old in Room 3. […]