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  • Tucker, Pit Bull Terrier Mix Puppy

    Tucker, Pit Bull Terrier Mix Puppy

    Meet Tucker. Tucker came to us all the way from the Yuma Humane Society when they reached out to us to help this adorable 6 week old puppy. They believe this little guy was hit by a car and that his leg is broken. So Tucker made the journey to us in Phoenix where we […]

  • Farley, Rottweiler Mix Puppy

    Farley, Rottweiler Mix Puppy

    Meet Farley. Farley was brought into the county shelter with a pretty significant femur fracture. You can see in the X-rays that his bone is broken all the way through! We don’t know Farley’s past and so we don’t know how this injury happened; how a two month old puppy came to have such a […]

  • Sheldon, Terrier Puppy

    Sheldon, Terrier Puppy

    Meet Sheldon. Sheldon was taken in from the Yuma shelter when they sent out a plea for help. This 10 week old puppy weighs in at just 3.8 pounds and has an obviously broken front leg. M.A.I.N. wanted to help this sweet pup, so he made the trip all the way from Yuma to his […]

  • Aly, Dachshund Puppy

    Aly, Dachshund Puppy

    Meet Aly. A volunteer was at the county shelter when she saw this one month old puppy being turned in as a “stray.” This poor little gal was smeared in “Blu-Kote,” a home remedy substance for animals. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen this home “remedy” on a dog in terrible condition… This puppy […]

  • Shilly, Lab Mix Puppy

    Shilly, Lab Mix Puppy

    Meet Shilly. Shilly is just eight weeks old and only four pounds! She was found wandering around an apartment complex in Phoenix and brought into the county shelter. Can you imagine? A tiny, helpless pup left to fend for herself… To make matters worse, Shilly has a medical condition called Sarcoptic Mange. This is the […]

  • Cricket, Chihuahua Puppy

    Cricket, Chihuahua Puppy

    Meet Cricket. Cricket came in to the shelter at nine weeks old with two of her litter mates…but something was different about Cricket. She had sores on her muzzle and behind her ears- a condition called juvenile cellulitis, also known as “puppy strangles.” Puppy strangles is a nodular and pustular skin disorder that causes sores […]

  • Pixie, Boxer

    Pixie, Boxer

    Meet Pixie. Pixie was brought in to the shelter as a stray with multiple tumors on her, including a very large one on her mammary gland that is suspect for cancer. Despite Pixie’s circumstances, everyone who meets her remarks what an incredible and sweet dog she is! We couldn’t let this girl’s story end in […]

  • Sophia, Shar Pei Mix

    Sophia, Shar Pei Mix

    Meet MAIN’s newest rescue, sweet 2 year old Sophia. Sophia was found abandoned, staggering down a molten sidewalk in Phoenix’s infamous summer. Infested with more than 1,000 blood-sucking ticks, she has been denied (presumably since day one) any basic right to health or happiness – and as we gaze upon her emaciated and tick-ridden body, […]

  • Joey, Pit Bull Terrier Puppy

    Joey, Pit Bull Terrier Puppy

    Meet Joey. Joey was rushed to our partner vet’s office from the county shelter this past week, after a contact of ours saw him being turned into the shelter in this inconceivable condition… With his eye bulging out of the socket, Joey would have been euthanized for his injuries- at six weeks old, his short […]

  • Gage, Poodle Mix

    Gage, Poodle Mix

    Meet Gage. Gage was an emergency rescue from the county west shelter when we received a call that said he was in need of an immediate outlet. Gage had been witnessed being hit by a car and was brought into the shelter with obvious injuries. Xrays at the shelter confirm Gage has a fractured pelvis. […]