Past Events & Updates

O’Brien’s Fundraiser – April 17, 2016

O’Brien’s Irish Pub & Restaurant will be hosting a fundraising evening to support Forte Animal Rescue. O’Brien’s will graciously donate 20% of sales made between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 17th when you mention Forte to your server. There will be alcohol aplenty, great food and live music for your ears. Invite… Continue Reading »

St. Patty’s Day Bash – March 12, 2016

This coming Saturday, we’re holding a special St. Patty’s Day bash at our adoption event, starring Zola, the kissing booth queen! Don’t miss out — mark your calendars! March 12, 2016 @ 12:30-3:30 PM Centinela Feed & Pet Supplies 3860 S. Centinela Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90066 Meet Zola at Our St. Patty’s Day Bash!

Yard Sale – March 20, 2016

On Sunday, . Otherwise stop by and buy some stuff. Sunday March 20, 2016 @ 9:30 AM-1:30 PM 230 Pacific Street Santa Monica, CA 90405 Thanks for your support!

Strut Your Mutt – October 10, 2015

Strut Your Mutt is a dog walk, 5K run, and dog-themed festival benefiting Forte Animal Rescue as well as other animal welfare groups and Best Friends Animal Society. Our event is scheduled for Saturday, October 10th in Exposition Park. Strut Your Mutt is Forte Animal Rescue’s largest annual fundraising campaign and paramount to our success… Continue Reading »

Skechers LA Marathon – February 14, 2016

Countless hours spent setting up for our adoption events,  transporting them to adoptions and veterinary appointments, and training, training and more training. There’s nothing we won’t do for our doggies! So, running or walking 26.2 miles for Forte Animal Rescue is no big deal, right? Lucky for you it’s a very achievable goal and one that will go… Continue Reading »

Buy Shoes & Help Doggies Find a Home

Join Forte Animal Rescue for a special fundraiser at Marmi, on Thursday, May 7th from 5 – 8 PM. Guests will receive a 10% discount on all merchandise, and Marmi will graciously donate 10% of all sales during the party to Forte Animal Rescue. Marmi 4728 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey, CA View Event Flyer »

Help Valentine and Sienna

Sweet Valentine was dumped by her previous family with a note tied around her neck saying, “I need a new home.” We rescued her from the pound when her time was up as we could see what a beautiful and gentle soul she was. It was evident that she had a problem with her eye… Continue Reading »

Valentine’s Pawty – Feb 12th, 2015 7:30 PM

Please join us for a very special “Valentine’s Pawty” on the evening of Thursday, wine, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and awesome silent auction items, like an African safari. View Event Flyer » | Sold Out

Howl-O-Ween Bash – October 23, 2014

Join Forte Animal Rescue for a fun-filled Howl-O-Ween Bash on Thursday, October 23rd from 6 to 8 PM. There will be gift bags for the first 100 dogs, a costume contest for doggies and their guardians, raffle prizes, a silent auction, free kibbles and much more! Healthy Spot Santa Monica 1110 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica,… Continue Reading »

Angelina Fighting for Life!

Angelina is fighting for her life! She is hospitalized and treated for Parvo. The hospital said her prognosis is good, and it will cost us thousands of dollars to save her life! Even $10 will help us save her life! Please make a donation today: http://farescue.org/donate For her progress and updates, please visit our Facebook… Continue Reading »

Veggie Grill Fundraiser – October 5, 2014

Join us this Sunday October 5th from 5pm to 10pm for our Veggie Grill Fundraiser. Present the Forte Veggie Flyer or mention the fundraiser and 50% of your food & beverage purchases will be donated to Forte Animal Rescue. Don’t forget to mention Forte when placing your order. We look forward to seeing you there and appreciate your… Continue Reading »

ASICS LA Marathon – March 15, 2015

Have you ever entertained the thought of running/walking a marathon in your lifetime? Running a marathon is a completely attainable goal! And the ASICS LA Marathon is the most beautiful and entertaining course in town!! The marathon begins at Dodger Stadium and ends in breezy Santa Monica, mere steps away from the pier; hence “stadium to sea.” The ASICS… Continue Reading »

Strut Your Mutt – September 6, 2014

Donations are accepted until October 11th. Please help us reach our goal! WHAT: An early-evening twilight walk and fun run for you and your dog, — LA’s premiere outdoor movie, food truck, and live music event series – to bring you doggie-themed activities (featuring the famous Canine Cafe and Ruff & Relax), live music, and… Continue Reading »

Buy Shoes & Help Doggies Find a Home

Join Forte Animal Rescue for a special fundraiser at Marmi, on Friday, May 16th from 5 – 9 PM. Guests will receive a 10% discount on all merchandise, and Marmi will graciously donate 10% of all sales during the party to Forte Animal Rescue. Marmi 4728 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey, CA View Event Flyer »

Help Us Help Hansel!

We are urgently seeking help with donations for one of our dogs, Hansel. He is diagnosed with lumbosacral spondylosis, which causes severe pain. He now needs an MRI which will cost in the region of $2,000, possibly followed by surgery that could cost around $5,000. We are a nonprofit organization that survives solely on donations… Continue Reading »

Gretel’s Story

It was very late in the night when a Facebook post caught my attention. A dog trainer that I highly regard posted a photo of two dogs behind bars in the pound and wrote, “They really are NICE DOGS! Very quiet and very gentle. I loved them! …. they are so soulful, they would love you forever…. Continue Reading »

New Puppies – Available Saturday June 29th!

Say hello to Dewdrop and her new pups, available for adoption this Saturday June 29th. Dewdrop is a Chihuahua-Spaniel mix who is about 1 year old and weights 13lbs. We do not know what breed the father is so we don’t know how big the pups will get, but probably not large. She is also… Continue Reading »

Santa Monica Library Discussion – June 13, 2013

Join Forte Animal Rescue for a special event at the Santa Monica Library (Ocean Park Branch) on Thursday, June 13th from 5 – 6 PM. Marie Atake will discuss founding Forte Animal Rescue and its dedication to solving the problem of pet overpopulation through education, animal adoption and outreach efforts. 2601 Main Street Santa Monica, CA 90405 (310) 458-8683

Strut Your Mutt – September 15, 2013

WHAT: A leisurely fundraising dog walk followed by a doggie-themed festival that includes pet contests, treats for your dogs, fun activities, refreshments and more. WHERE: Woodley Park, 6350 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, CA 91436 WHEN: Sunday, September 15, 2013 Please join us for this fun-filled event either by registering for our team or “virtually” participating,… Continue Reading »

Buy Shoes & Help Doggies Find a Home

Join Forte Animal Rescue for a special fundraiser at Marmi, on Sunday, April 27th from 12 – 5 PM. Guests will receive a 10% discount on all merchandise, and Marmi will graciously donate 10% of all sales during the party to Forte Animal Rescue. Marmi 4728 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey, CA View Event Flyer… Continue Reading »