True Blood Cast Have Howling Halloween at True Blood Hounds Fundraiser

October 31, 2009 by  

TBhoundsLA291009-20aSeveral members of the True Blood cast attended the True Blood Hounds event in Los Angeles. The event was the first of the three day “Bow Wow Beverly Hills” dog adoption event from October 30 to November 1, and all proceeds go to support The Amanda Foundation animal rescue.

Duffy who plays Dean/Sam on True Blood was in attendance alongside his human counterparts pictured at right, including Mariana Klaveno (Lorena), Michelle Forbes (Maryann Forrester), Rutina Wesley (Tara Thornton), Tara Buck (Ginger), Kristin Bauer (Pam) and Patrick Gallagher (Chow).

true_bloodhounds_invite1-300x199The Amanda Foundation is a nonprofit rescue organization for dogs and cats, founded in 1976.  Their mission is to give a second chance to the over 200,000 animals who are brought into Los Angeles County’s 28 shelters either as strays or after being given up by their owners.

The Michelle Forbes Community Blog has some wonderful photos of the cast and some costumed pets at the event, as well as video from the local ABC News Affiliate coverage of the fundraiser.

Michelle Forbes and Rutina Wesley

Michelle Forbes

True Blood Hounds Event had some more photos of the cast at the event as well.

Rutina Wesley

Mariana Klaveno

SOURCE: Michelle Forbes Community Blog, The Amanda Foundation animal rescue, and KABC-TV Los Angeles

(Photo credit: Michelle Forbes Community Blog, The Amanda Foundation animal rescue, and 944dotcom)

  • I was so excited when I heard about this on the news! Such a great cause!