Pet Project: Lollipop from Boxer Rescue LA

Lollipop is a beautiful 3-year-old female Boxer. She has had a very rough start to her life. She was abandoned, but Boxer Rescue LA is determined to make the rest of her story a happy one. Lollipop is one of the most gentle and relaxed dogs you'll ever come across. Once you meet her, you'll fall in love! Call Vince at 310-862-0044.

Pet Project: Francisco from spcaLA

Francisco is an 8-year-old terrier mix looking for his forever home! He's easy-going, very sweet and a would make a great companion. Visit www.spcaLA.com or call 323-730-5300 for more information.

Pet Project: Linus from Labradors and Friends Dog Rescue

Linus is a 7-month-old Shepard Mix. He's the last of the little of six. He comes from the Bakersfield shelter and has been in foster care for four months. He loves kids and dogs. Linus is crate trained and has basic obedience training. He is a little fearful, so he needs a patient family to continue to work with his trust and confidence. Call Teri at 619-990-7455 or visit labradorsandfriends.org.

Pet Project: Makala from Paw Works

Makala is a 1-year-old Terrier mix. She was pulled from a kill shelter. She loves kids, dogs and toys. She's shy but extremely friendly. Call Rosina at Paw Works 805-852-1744 or visit the website at pawworks.org.

Pet Project: Ruff and Waffles from LA Animal Services

Ruff and Waffles are two mixed-breed dogs at LA Animal Services at the South LA Chesterfield Square location. Ruff is a 10-month-old energetic, happy and playful pup. He would be a great fit for someone with an active lifestyle. Waffles is a 10-month-old who is laid back, easy-going and playful. He enjoys hanging out, going on walks and being with his person. Both pups will be available on Jan. 10. Call Samantha at 213-485-0214 or visit laanimalservices.com.

Pet Project: Dash from Doggie Tahiti

The very adorable Dash is a 1-year-old Brussels mix. He makes for a perfect lap dog and has a calm demeanor. Contact Lisa at Diggie Tahiti at 323-205-0658 or online at doggietahiti.net.

Pet Project: Petal and Sepal from Kitty Bungalow

These two sisters were rescued from a street in downtown Los Angeles at only 10-days-old. They have grown into curious and cuddly kittens who love people and other cats. In addition, they are quick to purr. Petal is polydactyl, meaning she has six toes on each paw. Contact the Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats at kittybungalow.org.

Pet Project: Primrose from Best Friends Animal Society

Primrose is a 2-year-old Sheperd mix. She's very affectionate and has a lot of energy. She would do well with a family that loves to exercise and will allow her to get a lot of playtime. For more, call Jenna at 818-643-3989 or visit bestfriends.org/lla

Pet Project: Henry from Karma Rescue

Henry is a 10-year-old Australian Cattle dog who was brought in as a stray at the Carson Animal Shelter in October. He is a sweet and gentle dog that has been overlooked by many because he sits in his kennel quietly and watches everyone pass him by. Once he's out of the kennel and in the play yard, his personality shines with his friendly and playful demeanor. He is social, friendly, and easy to handle. He's great with other dogs, neutered, and is up to date on his vaccines. Contact Jasmine at Karma Rescue by calling 310-512-RUFF (7833) or visit karmarescue.org.

Pet Project: Satchel from Paw Works

Satchel is a 1-year-old Basset Hound and Terrier mix. He was rescued out of a kill shelter right before Christmas. Call Krystine at Paw Works at 805-852-1744 or visit pawworks.org.

Pet Project: Hazel from NKLA

Hazel is a 6-year-old female American Staffordshire Terrier, loves people and car rides. She's lost 20 pounds, too! For more information, call NKLA at 424-208-8840.

Pet Project: Rupert from West LA Shelter

Meet Rupert! At 9-years-old he has lots of energy and enjoys long walks and playing with other dogs. Rupert is looking for a forever home and wants to join your family this winter. For information head to LAAnimalservices.com or call 213-485-0394.

Pet Project: Hershey from Mutt Match LA

Hershey is a 1-1.5-year-old terrier mix looking for her forever home! She is very sweet, playful, social and an all-around happy pup! For more information, visit muttmatchla.org or call 323-839-2980.

Pet Project: Lady Bowie from spcaLA

Lady Bowie is a 5-month-old calico kitten looking for her forever home! She enjoys cuddling and becomes a purr machine when you pet her. You can meet her at the spcaLA Pet Adoption Center located at 5026 W Jefferson Blvd weekdays after 10 a.m. For more information, visit spcaLA.com or call 323-730-5300.

Pet Project: Auggie from Karma Rescue

Auggie is a Jack Russell Terrier mix who is estimated to be 3-years-old. Although small, this boy has a huge personality. He is obedience trained, very active and can chill with his human for a movie night. He prefers to be the only pet, but his personality will fill your home with all the love you need. Contact Shannon at 310-512-RUFF or visit karmarescue.org.

Pet Project: Penelope from NKLA Pet Adoption Center

Penelope is an 8-year-old sweet girl who loves to cuddle. She's easy on a leash and is great in a car. She is also mellow and gentle. She's been with NKLA for a long time and needs to be in a loving home. Contact Michelle by calling 424-408-8840 or visit nkla.org.

Pet Project: Opal from Labradors & Friends Dog Rescue

Opal is a 5-month-old Labrador/pittie mix looking for her forever home. She was attacked with acid and had been recovering from severe chemical burns on her body, ears and legs. Even with her rough start, she is still loving and full of energy. She is in need of a loving home. For more information, visit labradorsandfriends.org or call 619-990-7455.