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  • Hope, Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix

    Hope, Rhodesian Ridgeback Mix

    Meet Hope. Hope’s former family surrendered her to the shelter, unable to afford her vet care. They had taken her to an outside vet and were told that she possibly had kidney stones or some sort of other urinary tract infection/disease. Unfortunately the county shelter is not a full service vet clinic and they were […]

  • Dante, Shih-Tzu Mix

    Dante, Shih-Tzu Mix

    Meet Dante. Dante was brought to the Arizona Humane Society (AHS) by a good samaritan, suffering from unknown head trauma and seizures. AHS worked tirelessly to find a rescue placement for Dante, with no luck. MAIN was his last resort…. Thankfully our amazing foster team stepped up, and we were able to take Dante into […]

  • Mr. Dalton, Lab

    Mr. Dalton, Lab

    Meet Mr. Dalton. Mr. Dalton was surrendered to the shelter with a “broken leg” but xray revealed a much more sinister possibility- osteosarcoma (cancer). Unfortunately because of his medical needs, Dalton landed on the euthanasia list. MAIN answered the call for help, not knowing exactly what this rescue would entail. We do not intentionally take […]

  • Scarlett, Dachshund

    Scarlett, Dachshund

    Meet Scarlett. Scarlett was taken in from a shelter in Wilcox with a huge hernia that will need surgical repair. Scarlett was one of 10 dogs brought in from a hoarding situation. Understandably, this poor girl is very fearful and under-socialized. Despite how fearful our newest rescue is, she is still very sweet; she wants […]

  • Archie, Poodle Mix

    Archie, Poodle Mix

    Meet Archie. Poor Archie came into the shelter as a stray with a leg injury. He holds his left leg up and will not bear any weight on it. As you can see in the xrays, this guy has a pretty bad femur fracture! The worst part of this is that the injury is old. […]

  • Jax, Lab Mix

    Jax, Lab Mix

    Meet Jax. First, we apologize for the graphic nature of these photos, but we don’t know how else to show you the serious condition of the newest M.A.I.N. dog. This poor Lab mix came in to the shelter in this condition as a stray and we were immediately contacted to help. We are assuming the […]

  • Allie, Shepherd Mix

    Allie, Shepherd Mix

    Meet Allie. Allie was rescued from the county shelter in serious condition. This poor girl tested positive for Heartworms, Tick Fever AND Tapeworms. Allie also has an infection in both ears AND the tests at our vets have shown she is also positive for Valley Fever. How much more could go wrong for this poor […]

  • Spencer, Redtick Coonhound Puppy

    Spencer, Redtick Coonhound Puppy

    Meet Spencer. Spencer is an approximately three month old Redtick Coonhound rescued from the Yuma Humane Society. We know these pictures are shocking- we couldn’t believe the size of this little puppy’s belly when we first saw his pictures! Spencer was found on the side of a road in Yuma after having been hit by […]

  • Eileen, Maltese Mix

    Eileen, Maltese Mix

    Meet Eileen. Poor Eileen was running the streets as a stray when she was struck by a car. She was brought into the shelter unable to stand and bleeding from her mouth. The shelter started her on pain medication and hoped an owner would come…no one ever did. Eileen needed a rescue to help her […]

  • Manny, Poodle Mix Puppy

    Manny, Poodle Mix Puppy

    Meet Manny. Manny was rescued from the Humane Society of Yuma with an unknown skin condition. Poor Manny is only seven months old and would normally be a highly adoptable pup if it weren’t for the patches of hair missing on his little body. Manny’s ears were also in terrible shape, embedded with dirt and […]

  • Stella, Dachshund Mix

    Stella, Dachshund Mix

    Meet Stella. Stella was rescued from the county shelter after they reached out for a rescue to help. Poor Stella was adopted, but when she tested positive for Tick Fever AND Heartworm, her adopter’s declined the adoption. Now Stella not only had no home, but was at risk for euthanasia due to her medical conditions. […]

  • Chili, Terrier Puppy

    Chili, Terrier Puppy

    Meet Chili. Chili is an eight week old Terrier mix puppy who came all the way to MAIN from the Yuma Humane Society. This little guy was initially brought into the humane society as a stray with a right front leg injury and xays showed that poor Chili’s metacarpal bones are broken. Chili needed a […]