Category: Adopted

Abby Has Been Adopted!
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Abby Has Been Adopted!

Meet Abby! Abby was at the east shelter with a case of Mange that made her unadoptable and scheduled for euthanasia.  She is a sweet and happy girl that is very eager to please!  Abby’s Updates: Abby has made a full recovery from Mange and has been adopted! Congrats to Abby and her new family […]

Adele, Chihuahua mix puppy
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Adele, Chihuahua mix puppy

Meet Adele. This 3 month old long-haired Chihuahua mix was rescued from the county east shelter with a condition called “Strangles” Strangles is an inflammatory skin condition that causes pustules, mostly on the face and ears. This condition primarily affects puppies, just like Adele. Needless to say it’s incredibly itchy and uncomfortable for the poor […]

Alfred, Flat Coated Retriever Mix
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Alfred, Flat Coated Retriever Mix

Meet Alfred. What can we say that these pictures don’t already say for us? We were horrified when we first saw this poor dog with this giant tumor hanging from his neck. How could he walk? How could he eat? Most importantly: how did he get in this horrific condition? As if the the size […]

Alvin, Yorkshire Terrier
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Alvin, Yorkshire Terrier

Meet Alvin. Tiny Alvin found himself on the County euthanasia list after being attacked by a large dog. When you weigh only 4.5 pounds, that can do a lot of damage. The radiographs show some disturbing news… Alvin’s tail is flaccid and there is little to no anal tone, so we have to assume that […]

Aly, Dachshund Puppy
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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 […]

Andre Has Been Adopted!
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Andre Has Been Adopted!

Meet Andre! Andre is approximately one year old and was rescued with a possibly broken pelvis. Unfortunately, his leg required an amputation, but that doesn’t slow this little guy down in the least! Andre’s Updates: Andre, the adorable triPAWd has been adopted! Congrats to Andre and his new fur-ever family! You Can Be Their Hero! […]

Angel Has Been Adopted!
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Angel Has Been Adopted!

Meet Angel! Angel was scheduled to be euthanized for an unknown medical issue which caused her face and leg to swell. The fluid was excised in both areas and showed there was infection.She was immediately started on antibiotics and pain medications. Angel’s Updates: Angel has been adopted! Congrats to Angel and her new fur-ever family! You Can Be […]

Arabella, Italian Greyhound Mix
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Arabella, Italian Greyhound Mix

Meet Arabella. Yet another poor dog afflicted with a terrible mange infection… Arabella is just 10 months old at time of rescue, and already has had such a pain-filled life. Arabella’s skin is scabbed and bleeding, caused by scratching at the incessant itching from the mange mites. Her fur was covered in ticks and she […]

Archer, French Bulldog Mix
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Archer, French Bulldog Mix

Meet Archer. Archer is a young French Bulldog mix in pretty rough shape. Archer was rescued from the county pound euthanasia list with suspected Mange. After a full exam at our vet, it was discovered this pup has quite a lot going on! Archer not only scraped positive for Demodex Mange but also has a […]

Archie, Poodle Mix
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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. […]

Atticus Has Been Adopted!
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Atticus Has Been Adopted!

Meet Atticus! When M.A.I.N. first rescued Atticus, it suspected that he had been hit by a car, but after Dr. Katie’s exam found several large puncture wounds around this little guy’s neck, we now know that he was attacked by a large dog. Atticus is terrified and in a lot of pain right now, so […]

Austen, Australian Shepherd Mix
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Austen, Australian Shepherd Mix

Meet Austen. Austen was reportedly attacked by another dog before ending up at the shelter. His fur is matted with blood and mud, the right side of his jaw is largely swollen and he has green drainage from his right eye. These are the injuries we can see, but actually not what we are most […]

Aveda Has Been Adopted!
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Aveda Has Been Adopted!

Meed Aveda! Aveda was rescued from county; she was very ill and spent two weeks in the isolation ward, unresponsive to the standard antibiotic treatment. Aveda has pustules and lesion as well as a limp- classic Valley Fever symptoms. She also has a terrible ear infection. Aveda’s Updates: Aveda was New Hoped by AAWL and […]

Bagel, Maltese/Poodle mix
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Bagel, Maltese/Poodle mix

Meet Bagel. This adorable 10 week old “Maltipoo” mix was rescued from the County shelter. His shelter notes stated that he may be having seizure-like activity and seemed drowsy. He also had some nasal congestion/sneezing. Distemper is a possibility with his symptoms and so we wanted to get him to our partner vet for eval as […]

Bailey, Australian Shepherd Mix
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Bailey, Australian Shepherd Mix

It never ends… Meet Bailey. We received a call from the shelter about a 12 week old puppy that was just brought in, covered in some type of horrible burns. So, Don and Heather drove to the West Shelter to pick her up and take her to Bethany Animal Hospital. Despite the pain she was […]

Baxter, Terrier Mix
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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 […]

Bella, Terrier Mix
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Bella, Terrier Mix

Meet Bella. We know it’s very difficult to look at the photos of Bella and even harder to imagine what this tiny little girl has gone through in her 9 months on this earth. As you read her story, watch her video, and see her photos, keep in mind that she is now safe and […]

Benny, Boxer Mix
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Benny, Boxer Mix

Meet Benny! Benny is a young Boxer mix who was rescued from County East, severely emaciated and ill with suspected Valley Fever. Benny’s last day on earth was going to be today…instead, after a full evaluation at BAH, he will start his road to recovery in a loving foster home. He had been at the […]

Bentley, Hound/Lab Mix
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Bentley, Hound/Lab Mix

Meet Bentley. Bentley is approximately one year old and was rescued from county with medical issues with his eyes. Medical Update, Aug. 14th from Dr. Katie: His eyes are BAD. His palpebral fissures – eyelid openings – are abnormally small all around, and his eyes are smaller than normal as well. These conditions are called […]

Bijoux Has Been Adopted!
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Bijoux Has Been Adopted!

Meet Bijoux! Bijoux was rescued from county with a terrible Mange infection. Bijoux doesn’t know what a good life is yet. The volunteers at MAIN will work with this sweet boy and teach him that all people aren’t bad and all dogs do matter. He will receive medicated baths for Mange in a loving foster […]

Bitsy, Chihuahua
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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 […]

Bleu Has Been Adopted!
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Bleu Has Been Adopted!

Meet Bleu! Beautiful Bleu was rescued from our West shelter the day after New Year’s 2012. She was so covered with Mange, we initially thought she was a he. Blue will receive medicated baths for Mange in a loving foster home until she is medically cleared to be adopted! Bleu’s Updates: Bleu was officially adopted […]

Blossom, Terrier Mix
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Blossom, Terrier Mix

Meet Blossom. Blossom is approximately one year old and just five tiny pounds. When she was first brought into the county pound, Blossom was unable to stand or walk. Upon xrays at county, it was discovered that this poor girl has multiple fractures all over: “No visible shoulder/limb abnormalities. Pelvis has acetabular fractures through both […]

Bo, Terrier/Spaniel Mix
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Bo, Terrier/Spaniel Mix

Meet Bo. Bo is like many dogs we’ve met in the shelters- a broken spirit in horrible physical condition. We often don’t know these dog’s full stories; what led to them ending up in the pound in this terrible state? This sweet boy’s sad eyes say all we need to know right now though- Bo […]

Bogie, Terrier Mix
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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 […]

Bogie, Terrier Mix
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Bogie, Terrier Mix

Meet Bogie! Bogie’s time was up at the county pound; after waiting for one long week, no one came for him… He was scheduled to be euthanized due to a fractured femur. This break appears old and and as such, it may be too late to save his leg. Don’t worry though- it’s apparent that […]

Bonnie, Chihuahua
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Bonnie, Chihuahua

Meet Bonnie. Bonnie was an owner surrender to the county shelter with a horrible mange infection. This poor girl’s skin has a terrible odor and is completely raw. Her hair has fallen out in patches and Bonnie is bleeding from the constant scratching. Bonnie was diagnosed with demodex mange at the shelter; a condition in […]

Boomer, Lab Mix Puppy
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Boomer, Lab Mix Puppy

Meet Boomer. Boomer had the misfortune of ending up at the county shelter; one of the hundreds of homeless animals surrendered or brought in as strays on a daily basis. Boomer had the added misfortune of being too sick to go up for adoption. That’s when M.A.I.N. stepped up to get this adorable pup out […]

Bootsy Has Been Adopted!
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Bootsy Has Been Adopted!

Meet Bootsy! Bootsy was rescued by M.A.I.N. with a tumor on her neck. The tumor was luckily benign and removed by the vets at Bethany Animal Hospital. Bootsy’s Updates: Bootsy has found her fur-ever home and gets to travel all over the U.S. with her fur-ever family! You Can Be Their Hero! M.A.I.N. is a […]

Bowie, Border Collie Mix Puppy
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Bowie, Border Collie Mix Puppy

Meet Bowie. Bowie was rescued from the county shelter with a suspected liver shunt… A liver shunt is a normal development while a puppy is growing inside the mother’s uterus. In a normal healthy puppy, this shunt closes towards the end of gestation. Unfortunately in some cases, the shunt does NOT close. This is dangerous […]