California could become next no-kill state as governor puts budget funds toward ending euthanizing

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said Friday when he unveiled his new budget proposal that he will put money toward animal shelters with the goal of becoming a no-kill state. “We want to be a no-kill state,” Newsom said according to the......READ MORE>

High School Track Team Invites Shelter Dogs On Their Morning Runs

Exercising is never fun. At least for a fair few of us it is never fun, it’s just something that we tolerate because we like food too much. But exercising with dogs is always a good idea, as these......READ MORE>

THIS MAN GOES AROUND MEXICO TO SAVE STRAY AND SICK DOGS

ORIGINAL ARTICLE LINK Photographer Stuart Williams tells the incredible and moving story of a 49-year-old man who devotes his life to save and protect stray dogs. Edgardo challenged himself six years ago to go around his country, Mexico, to......READ MORE>

Actress Kristen Bell comes to Bakersfield, passes along special message to detained juvenile girls Renowned actress brought to Kern County by Marley’s Mutts Dog Rescue

Actress Kristen Bell comes to Bakersfield, passes along special message to detained juvenile girlsRenowned actress brought to Kern County by Marley’s Mutts Dog RescueBY EMA SASIC esasic@bakersfield.com (Mar 27, 2019)Every week for the past two months, a group of......READ MORE>

Dog Wraps His Body Around An Abandoned 2-Year-Old Child For 2 Days To Keep Him Alive In Freezing Weather

Dog Wraps His Body Around An Abandoned 2-Year-Old Child For 2 Days To Keep Him Alive In Freezing Weather Link to Original Post Dogs are amazing creatures. Aside from being human’s constant companion, they can also come to our......READ MORE>

January 2020 Foster Feature

Mutt Militia, say hello to Jennifer Walker. Jennifer has been fostering for Marley’s Mutts for the past year and a half and has fostered over 15 dogs with us. However, her total foster experience spans 10 plus years fostering......READ MORE>

Volunteer of the Quarter

Mutt Militia, meet Connie Rocke, our Volunteer of the Quarter! Connie started following Marley’s Mutts when she moved to the Tehachapi area in 2012. She was impressed with all we did for rescue dogs and other animals. Connie was......READ MORE>

U.S. Senate Passes Federal Anti-Cruelty Bill

Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act Headed to the President’s Desk WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act by unanimous consent. The bill, led by U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and......READ MORE>

Program Pairing California Convicts With Shelter Dogs Gives Former Inmates a Path, Purpose on the Outside

POSTED 11:19 PM, NOVEMBER 19, 2019, BY KACEY MONTOYA A nonprofit working in California prisons to pair unadoptable dogs with incarcerated trainers helps give convicts a path and purpose after their release. Jason Mori — once featured on America’s Most......READ MORE>

Former Inmate From San Fernando Valley Shares How Dog Rehabilitation Program Turned His Life Around Post-Incarceration

POSTED 12:03 AM, NOVEMBER 19, 2019, BY KACEY MONTOYA A former inmate who had initially faced four life sentences in prison is now the owner of a successful dog training business after being inspired by Marleys Mutts, an organization the San......READ MORE>