Thursday Tails is brought to you by Tustin Toyota and Toyota of Glendale in partnership with Los Angeles Animal Services & radio hosts Mario Lopez and Tim Frasier

The City of Los Angeles Animal Services Department (LAAS) was established 153 years ago and operates six award winning facilities in the LA Area. Each shelter has at least one veterinarian as well as Registered Vet Techs and their field staff also includes a world class Specialized Mobile Animal Rescue Team (SMART)- one of only two in the country. 

Check out some of the featured animals below! 

 When Stella smiles you can't help but to smile back. At 3 years old, this spayed female mixed breed is a breath of fresh air. She is a sweet heart that exudes charm and her favorite things to do include running, playing outdoors with other dogs and making new friends with humans in her life. Meet her at the North Central Animal Shelter and you will see for yourself that Stella is a friend you can't live without.


  Rayo is a ten year old male neutered mixed breed dog who weighs about 79 pounds. He is a friendly happy boy who loves being around people; he enjoys being in playgroups and is gentle with small dogs. Rayo is waiting for his forever home.

Location: West Los Angeles Animal Services Center, 11361 Pico Blvd.

Traveler has traveled far and wide. Found near the Van Nuys Airport, he traveled to the West Valley shelter who recognized he was a great candidate for playgroups. Traveler is bouncy, plays a rough and tumble push and pull style. He is a frequent flyer in playgroups getting along with several dogs and helps the team assess new dogs. 

Location: East Valley Animal Services Center, 14409 Vanowen Street, Van Nuys 91405

Nova is a one year old male rabbit and weighs about five pounds. He likes to be held and loves to play in the yard. He is litter box trained and loves taking treats from your hand. Nova is a California rabbit and has been at the shelter for 6 months waiting for a home.

Location: Los Angeles Animal Services Harbor Center, 957 Gaffey Street, San Pedro 90731

Rusty is a three year old, male neutered dog that weighs about 61 pounds. He's an affectionate boy who loves attention, walks well on leash, is treat motivated and eager to please. All he needs now is a loving home where he can continue to build his confidence and get the love and attention he deserves!


Los Angeles Animal Services West Los Angeles, 11361 W. Pico Blvd. 90064


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