Paws for Life in the Media

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PAWS FOR LIFE K9 RESCUE CHOSEN AS A 2024 CALIFORNIA NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR BY ASSEMBLY MEMBER LUZ M. RIVAS

Los Angeles, CA – April 24th, 2024 – Paws For Life K9 Rescue is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2024 California Nonprofit of the Year by Assembly member Luz M. Rivas who represents the 43rd District – East San Fernando Valley...

Los Angeles Chargers Pup named River

Introducing River, the newest Chargers Pup in partnership with Paws for Life K9 Rescue

The Chargers visited California Medical Facility to observe Chargers Pup, River, in training and meet with prison administration and Paws for Life K9 Rescue dog trainers. Beginning in 2020, the Chargers Pup program has followed a service animal in training to..

Shelter Me: Soul Awakened featuring Paws For Life K9 Rescue

"Shelter Me: Soul Awakened" - Winner of 2 Emmy Awards. Hosted by John Legend

"Shelter Me: Soul Awakened" features a Paws For Life K9 Rescue initiative where incarcerated men at a maximum security prison train overlooked shelter dogs to help them get adopted and prepare others to become service dogs for veterans with PTSD.

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Paws for Life K9 Rescue Program is Changing Hearts in an Unlikely Place

Jon Grobman is dog dad to a 4-year-old therapy dog named Mallie, and the Director of Programs for Paws for Life K9 Rescue. Paws for Life is an animal rescue program that focuses on getting dogs out of high intake shelters and placing them with incarcerated trainers who train the dogs to become more adoptable...

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Inside CDCR Video: Saving dogs, helping people

When tragedy unfolded, the men and women of Paws for Life K9 Rescue did what they always do: They jumped in to help. In November 2019, a young man opened fire at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, shooting five students and killing two. Mia Tretta, who was injured in the shooting, now has service dog Brandy to assist her as she recovers.