Friends of Long Beach Animals

Friends of Long Beach Animals
is a non-profit organization committed to saving animals' lives through spay/neuter programs.  We are dedicated to responsible pet ownership, education and humane treatment of all animals. 

Friends of Long Beach Animals was incorporated as a nonprofit public benefit corporation on January 12, 1990 in the State of California, and is exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (Federal Tax ID Number 33-0390886).
In 2002, the organization filed a dba as Friends of Long Beach Animals. Please browse our new website and check out all the activities and events we have along with ways you can help support us.  Thank you for visiting the Friends of Long Beach Animal Shelter!

For more information you can click to download our WHO WE ARE, WHAT WE DO brochure.

Featured Animal


is a who is years, month and days old. has been at the shelter since and is awaiting a good home. view detail | view all


There are many ways you can help...

As a non-profit organization we rely on donations to continue assisting the animals. Any amount you can donate is always appreciated.  You can also purchase Friends items from our store.  To donate with your credit card via PayPal please click the button below .

Latest News

FOLBA ONLINE STORE!!! -- Sep 17, 2015

Click the STORE link below, then click \"New Items\" to see Friends of Long Beach Animals items that are available for purchase in our online store! All proceeds go to benefit Friends of Long Beach Animals.

SPAY & NEUTER YOUR PET -- Sep 17, 2015

Please spay or neuter your pet.

2015 - 2016 FOLBA OFFICERS -- Sep 17, 2015

President - Shirley Vaughan

Vice President - Nona Daly

Treasurer - Eric Ouellette

Secretary - Cort Huckabone


Events & activities

FOLBA Annual Holiday Benefit for the Animals presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL -- Dec 13, 2015

FOLBA Annual Holiday Benefit for the Animals presents:

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Belmont Shore Christmas Parade - Sat, Dec 5, 2015 -- Dec 5, 2015

Come join Friends of Long Beach Animals as we march in the 2015 Belmont Shore Christmas...

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MISTER was abandoned at the shelter. FOLBA decided to give him a third chance by rescuing him. Mister was one of the lucky ones who found a forever home. FOLBA continues to rescue animals one at a time from LBACS.

Each companion animal has been spay/neutered, microchipped and vaccinated. Long Beach Animal Care Services and FOLBA are currently partnering to adopt...


IRIS AND IVY have found permanent homes. Please watch for more cats in the pink cage needing a forever home. As we adopt each cat out, we are able to rescue another, spay/neuter, microchip and vaccinate. Our job is to find a forever, loving home for each. Won’t you stop by and visit one of our locations... you just might find a lifelong, loving companion. Applications are on site.


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You can become a member of the Friends of Long Beach Animal Shelter with various membership and friendship levels.


Mailing Address
Friends of Long Beach Animals
P.O. Box 92736
Long Beach, CA 90809-2736
Office Address
Friends of Long Beach Animals
3815 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 4
Long Beach, CA 90807
562 988-SNIP
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