Love Leo Rescue is a non-profit based in Los-Angeles.
We believe dogs deserve a second chance.


Thank you to everyone who has graciously offered to open their hearts and homes to foster a dog during this difficult period. We have been overwhelmed with applications. At this point in time we are only Fostering large breed dogs to caring people..

Dog of the week


Twizzler is a 4 year old blue brindle pitbull mix who we rescued from an abusive situation in Tijuana. Despite her rough start she does not hold a grudge. She loves humans and greets everyone with a wagging tail.  She is good with other dogs but needs an appropriate introduction.  She is so deserving of … Continued

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Adoptable Dogs


Meet Roda. She is a chunky – 5 year old dog who was left behind after her owner died. She was in an abandoned house when a Good Samaritan found her and got her and her friend to us. She is very well trained, house trained and knows a few tricks. She needs to lose … Continued

Olive Oil

Meet Olive Oil. She is a 6 lbs terrier mix who was surrendered to us by her former owners. She is about 5 years old and is very sweet. She loves going for walks and is good with other (calm) dogs. She is a total lap dog and loves nothing more than being by your … Continued


Meet Buzz. He is a 3.5 month old Shepherd/Lab (best guess) mix. He and his orphaned siblings were rescued from Mexico. We think she will be around 55-60 lbs at maturity. He is good with other dogs and would be fine with cats with proper supervision. He was run over in his foster home in … Continued


Bohdi is an 8 month old Maltese mix that was surrendered to us after he was diagnosed with a liver shunt. He was originally adopted form us many months ago – but when his owners realized they were unable to afford that costly surgery they brought him back to Love Leo. He has now had … Continued


Meet Pearl. She is a beautiful and unusual mix – perhaps Shar pei and terrier? She came to us after her former family neglected her. She had eye and skin infections and will be spayed and chipped once these clear up. She is smart, playful and loving. She is good with all dogs and great … Continued


Saltana is a 4 month old Pitbull puppy full of curiosity. She is smart, and friendly and a quick learner. She does well with all dogs and would probably be fine with a cat too with proper introduction.






Meet Wilhelm. This guy was found as a stray and its clear he had been on the streets for a long time. His dirty, matted coat and tick infested body tell the story of neglect. But those days are over and he’s about to get a brand new start. Despite his rough past he is … Continued


Monkey came into the shelter in rough shape.  One look at him and it was clear he had spent the first part of his young life deprived of medical care and – kindness.  He was suffering from a severe case of mange, his lymph nodes were swollen and he had secondary infections. We took care … Continued


Henderson was found lying on the street – he was on the verge of death. His skeletal body was brought to the shelter where they sent out an email blast for rescues to help this very ill puppy.  He was suffering from bacterial pneumonia. After 5 days in the hospital – he went to a … Continued


Zoomies Fundraiser

Our first online, 1 hour only, Love Leo Rescue Fundraiser. Live raffle with 3 awesome prizes. Hosted by Oliva Munn with special guests Paul Wesley, Miranda Cosgrove and featuring Carl the Pitbull. For tickets go to this link… Zoomies Fundraiser May 30.


The shut down of the entire US economy and the stay at home order has left alot of us feeling lonely and isolated. There has been a tremedous demand for pets, both to keep us company and to give these neglected animals a chance at a normal life.

Foster Dogs

There has been a tremendous out pouring of concern and a desire to foster some of the many dogs that are stuck in the city and county pounds. A little sunshine during these dark days. Hopefully a few of these foster will stick and become adopted but either way it is a great opportunity to … Continued