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‘World’s Largest 1-Day Photo Shoot Of Shelter Pets’ Set for Saturday

It will feature 1,200 pets.




LOS ANGELES — More than 1,200 shelter pets at the seven LA County Animal Care Centers will be ready for their close-up on Saturday when what’s being called “the largest photo shoot of pets in shelters” happens on one day.

The first ever “Seen = Saved” Adoption Event will bring together 200 photographers from around the country to give exposure to all the shelter pets that are available for adoption. Adoption fees will be waived as a result of support from Petco Foundation and BOBS from Skechers.

Photos and bios of every pet will be posted on

LA County Animal Care & Control is the largest animal control agency in the country with seven open admission shelters where approximately 70,000 animals are taken in each year.

The seven Animal Care Centers include:

  • Downey Animal Care Center 
    11258 South Garfield Avenue, Downey, CA 90242
  • Baldwin Park Animal Care Center 
    4275 North Elton Street, Baldwin Park, CA 91706
  • Carson/Gardena Animal Care Center 
    216 W. Victoria StreetGardena CA 90248
  • Lancaster Animal Care Center 
    5210 West Avenue I, Lancaster, CA 93536
  • Palmdale Animal Care Center 
    38550 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, CA 93550
  • Agoura Animal Care Center 
    29525 Agoura Road, Agoura, CA 91301
  • Castaic Animal Care Center 
    31044 North Charlie Canyon Road, Castaic, CA 91384

The “Seen = Saved” Adoption Event is a collaboration between Los Angeles County Animal Care & Control, Shelter Me, HeARTs Speak, Rita Earl Photography, Petco Foundation and BOBS from Skechers.




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