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  • Jake, Chihuahua Mix

    Jake, Chihuahua Mix

    Meet Jake. When the shelter contacted us to help Jake, we couldn’t say no. This poor guy was surrendered to the shelter by his former owner who stated he had been hit by a car three days prior and was taken to the vet where they were told he had some damage to his spine […]

  • Bogie, Terrier Mix

    Bogie, Terrier Mix

    Meet Bogie. The Humane Society of Yuma reached out to us to see if we could help this tiny six month old Schnauzer/Poodle mix. He was hit by a car and has a horrible fracture just above the knee on his right hind leg. Sadly, this little man is going to lose his leg. All […]

  • Missy, Shih Tzu

    Missy, Shih Tzu

    Meet Missy. Missy is an approximately 1 year old Shih Tzu. She came into the Yuma shelter as a stray with another dog who has since been adopted. But poor Missy wasn’t in adoptable condition and so she needed a rescue outlet… Missy is missing her left eye and the vets are unsure if  she […]

  • Elliot, Pit Bull Terrier Mix Puppy

    Elliot, Pit Bull Terrier Mix Puppy

    Meet Elliot. As if this puppy’s sad eyes weren’t enough to make us want to rescue him immediately, his sad story made things even worse. Elliot was taken to a vet by his former family where he was diagnosed with puppy strangles. Unfortunately instead of treating his condition themselves, the family surrendered him to the […]

  • Dakota, Cairn Terrier Mix

    Dakota, Cairn Terrier Mix

    Meet Dakota. Dakota is a three month old Cairn Terrier mix who needed our help! At three months old, this puppy shouldn’t have a care in the world- she should be running around in a loving home with tons of toys and playtime. But poor Dakota somehow ended up at the county shelter and worse […]

  • Baxter, Terrier Mix

    Baxter, Terrier Mix

    Meet Baxter. Baxter first came to M.A.I.N. when the Humane Society contacted us seeking an outlet for this sweet boy. Baxter has a hard mass on the side of his neck, which shelter vets felt was very suspicious for cancer. This mass obviously made him unadoptable and Baxter needed a rescue to save him. Baxter […]

  • Sheba, Australian Shepherd Mix

    Sheba, Australian Shepherd Mix

    Meet Sheba. M.A.I.N. got the call from one of our local shelters to help 13 week old Sheba who was brought in to the shelter with suspected mange. Sheba has the “sarcoptic” form of mange, which is the contagious form. When we saw this beautiful puppy with her sad, sweet eyes and gorgeous white coat, […]

  • Bitsy, Chihuahua

    Bitsy, Chihuahua

    Meet Bitsy. A contact of ours was volunteering at the shelter when she walked by this little girl. At first glance, she thought the dog had a t-shirt on- when she looked closer, she realized that she actually had huge patches of fur missing and bloody scabs… Bitsy had been brought in to the shelter […]

  • Teddy, Poodle Mix

    Teddy, Poodle Mix

    Meet Teddy. When we met Teddy at the shelter, we were incredibly concerned and rushed him to an emergency vet right away. We knew this little guy needed help and needed it immediately. Teddy’s breathing was labored and his pupils were pinpoint- he had been brought in to the shelter after being hit by a […]