Pet-related events this weekend:
Book-signing with Michelle Sathe: Sathe, the author of "Pit Stops: Crossing the Country With Loren the Rescue Bully," will sign copies of her new book at an event from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Kriser's All-Natural Pet Store, 2507 Ventura Blvd., Studio City. With her will be Loren the Bully and her family. Margo's Root Beer will be selling $2 root-beer floats, and all proceeds will benefit the Brittany Foundation. For more information, call 818-760-9550.
Dog adoptions: , 12800 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, holds dog adoptions every Saturday and Sunday, from noon to 4 p.m., through PoochHeaven.com.
Mark your calendar for these upcoming events in April:
Actors and Others for Animals: Longtime animal advocate Betty White will be honored by Actors and Others for Animals at its 40th anniversary fundraising luncheon on April 9. Special guests will include Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick, Ken Howard, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jamie Lee Curtis, Susan Lucci and many others. The celebration will include no-host cocktails, a silent auction and a gourmet vegetarian luncheon. Tickets are available at ActorsandOthers.com or 818-755-5080.
Teeth-cleanings and vaccinations: Rusty's Discount Pet Center, 11676 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, offers pet teeth-cleaning without anesthesia and low-cost vaccinations on the first and third Friday of every month. The next clinics are on April 1 and 15.