Cold. Scared. Alone.

We need your help.

Operation Blankets of Love (OBOL) is a one-of-a kind, nationally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit animal welfare and disaster relief organization.

OBOL's  Programs

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Every month 1,000 homeless dogs and cats in rescue groups and shelters receive at no cost food and pet supplies.

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We donate food and pet supplies directly to the homeless to help their pets' health and survival.

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We help the elderly and veterans  by donating food, treats pet beds and for their pet cat(s) and dog(s).

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We help groups save shelter animals on "death row" donating crates and comfort items to make their journey safe.

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Sign Up for OBOL'S Humane Education Learning Programs (HELP) for Pre-school thru H.S.

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We raise awareness about animal abuse and neglect. You can help. Call to get free flyers in English and Spanish.

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Sign up for a presentation to hear how you can help us to save 1,000 homeless animals a month!

We are unlike any other animal welfare organization. Every month we donate food and pet supplies to at least 1,000 homeless animals in shelters, rescue groups, and pets of the homeless!

We make the shelter animals more adoptable!

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Uncomfortable. Depressed. Lonely.

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More Relaxed and Adoptable.

OBOL by the Numbers

Since 2008, we have reached thousands of animals and people who care about animals.

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Recent OBOL News

Emergency Call from South Central Animal Services

October 25, 2018

OBOL answered an SOS call for comfort supplies from the South LA Animal Services Shelter.

OBOL Updates

October 1, 2018

OBOL helps homeless pets in the San Fernando Valley with pet clothes, leashes, collars, and TLC!

Helping Pet Evacuations for Statewide Fires

August 27, 2018

Early Sunday morning, Operation Blankets of Love (OBOL) responded to emergency calls for the California firestorms (blazing from Shasta County to San Diego County). Animals were being evacuated from the raging fires and taken to safety. OBOL’s Brad and volunteers loaded a tonnage of pet food, blankets, crates, X-pens, toys and towels worth thousands of …

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OBOL at Sepulveda VA Hospital Stand Down Day

August 27, 2018

Stephanie Niznik, the OBOL Veterans Team Captain of Greater Los Angeles, gave her star power to help provide vital supplies and food for the pets of homeless, elderly, and needy veterans at the Sepulveda VA Hospital Stand Down Day!

Recording Artist Fawn Palisano for OBOL

August 27, 2018

Thank you Operation Blankets of Love for helping people all over with your disaster relief donations and donations to rescuers and rescued! You are our lifeline! ??❤️

OBOL’s Sunday Special Photos

August 27, 2018

School children received bilingual OBOL workbooks on pet care and responsibility upon their visit to the Delano Animal Shelter in Kern County! *Special Thank You to Louis the director of the shelter and Angelica for driving two hours to deliver 100 OBOL workbooks!

Homeless Dogs Get Blanketed with Love

November 12, 2016

October 26, 2016 by Lisa M Homeless dogs (and other animals) have been a lot warmer since Eileen Smulson founded Operation Blankets of Love (OBOL) in 2008. The nonprofit gives away blankets, towels, and a whole lot more to hundreds of shelters and rescues every year.  Mission Possible OBOL’s mission is to improve the well-being of homeless animals and …

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Other Ways to Help

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Help save homeless animals at no additional cost to you.

Help Needed for Natural Disasters

The need never stops... neither do we.

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