Category Archives: News

THE VRC SANCTUARY

Back in California, we had 20 acres of rolling hills and fresh air. Since our move to New Orleans, we had no choice but to seek refuge wherever and whoever would accept us.  When moving into a new place it’s hard …

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THE TAHYO SHOPPE

As always Villalobos Rescue Center likes to think outside the box when it comes to raising funds for the rescue. We are so excited about our latest project THE TAHYO that just opened this past Fall.  Our unique and “funky” …

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E IS FOR EARL

As many of you already know, Earl was one of our first parolee hires when we first re-located to New Orleans. He has proven to be our biggest success story to date and he now wants to share his "tails" with …

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VISIT OUR BAR!

    VRC has always been an organization that thinks out of the box, especially when it comes to fundraising.  So when we were given the opportunity to literally jump in and take over a failing bar business….we said BOTTOMS …

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JOIN THE PIT BULL NATION

Our newest adoption program allows you to join up with others in your area to adopt one of our Pit Bulls. Normally we charge the adopter to pay for all travel expenses to get one of our Pit Bulls to …

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THE "B" WORD TOUR BEGINS

Tia is bringing her own motivational and empowerment workshop tailored for women and it is kicking off the first stop in Cedar Park, TX on January 18th.   The details are on the flyer or to get sign up information, …

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THE BEAST REVEALED…

Now that you have seen the Season Five premiere, we can now share more details about the amazing transformation of Tia's rescue van, now appropriately called THE BEAST.  This amazing job was done for us by Ben Lifted 4 Wheel …

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NEW ORLEANS IN NOVEMBER!!!!

BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR FOR VILLALOBOS!!!!   Right here in New Orleans, on Saturday, November 9th at Harrahs Casino.   All the information is on the flyer but if you have more questions, email:   playingforapaws@gmail.com     THIS IS GOING …

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"P" WORD TOUR – TRICK OR TREAT!

The "P" Word Tour is coming to Salem, MA! – We thought our tour ended last month so….TRICK OR TREAT! We found a way to squeeze in one more stop. And what better way to spend the Halloween holiday than …

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TRAINING CLASSES COMING SOON!

Our trainer, Louise Crane, is starting local training classes at our New Orleans facility.  There are two types, for puppies and easy going dogs and one for dogs with issues, dog-dog aggression or other rude behaviors.   Check out the …

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