Taking It To The Streets With Lori And Shira

Welcome to Taking it to the Streets with Lori and Shira where our mission and passion is to Spread a Little Kindness each day! Please join us in our efforts in Riverside, California to bring donated food and pet supplies to the dogs and cats living on the streets and snacks, water and toiletries for their homeless companions. Our supporters help us to provide spay & neuter surgery, vaccinations, microchips and county licenses for these street pets.

Our Story

Taking It To The Streets with Lori and Shira was a concept that began by Shira's concerns about stray animals on the streets and grew into a larger concern in March 2012 for the homeless pets we call 'street dogs' and the people who care for them. For many these animals are the only unconditional love and loyalty they receive...read more


We hear from people how we are making a difference in the lives of animals and the people who own them. We've selected a number of comments to share...from the inspired volunteer inquiry to the genuine appreciation from someone we've been able to help...read more


We are thankful for the many individuals, groups and businesses who have brought so much to our efforts to help the people and their animals who make their way on the margins of our community...read more

How To Help

If you are inspired by our efforts and wish to help in our mission there are a number of ways you can participate...read more