Press Release - New Leash on Life Facility Evacuated

    Sunday July 31st, 2016

    UPDATE: As of 7/30/16, New Leash On Life Rescue Foundation has returned to its facility and is back to business as usual.

    Saturday July 23rd, 2016

    New Leash On Life Rescue Foundation evacuated their 13 acre facility on Placerita Cyn Rd on Saturday by mandatory order of the LA County FD.


    All 34 dogs were relocated safely to Hart High School, P4 in Newhall and we continue to provide the highest level of care for them as our top priority. They are healthy, happy and receive an abundance of attention and love.


    As of this release a section of Placerita Cyn Rd where our facility is located remains closed with a low level of containment. At this time return to our facility is undetermined and the condition of the property at present and after containment is uncertain.


    The generous outreach and support from the community and beyond has been tremendous and we are grateful for all the help and assistance from individuals, merchants, Hart High School and the American Red Cross who have established a shelter for displaced families at the same location. Our support and best wishes are dedicated to the combined effort of all agencies involved in fighting this monster fire with selfless heroism and endless determination. Our dogs salute you!


    New Leash On Life remains operational in our temporary location with emphasis on homing the adoptable dogs currently in our care. Please open your hearts and your homes to one or more of these wonderful dogs featured on our website, select “Adopt”, select “Adoptable Dogs”. Submit the completed app and visit our temporary location 8-7 daily to meet these celebrities. E-mail inquiries to We will continue to provide new adopters with in home introductions and training services.


    New Leash On Life Animal Rescue Foundation

    Contact us  661.255.0097    PO Box 2240-587 Toluca Lake CA 91610