Category: Rest In Peace

Ramona, Shepherd Mix Puppy
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Ramona, Shepherd Mix Puppy

Meet Ramona. At just four months old, Ramona should be running and playing with a family of her own. Instead, she was abandoned at a local vet’s office with an obviously broken leg. Ramona had no family…and no lifeline. That is, until M.A.I.N. stepped up to give this sweet young pup a new name and […]

Sabrina, German Shepherd Mix
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Sabrina, German Shepherd Mix

Sabrina’s Story: Sabrina was rescued from county with severe leg spasms that caused her to cry out in pain. Sabrina’s Updates: Sabrina has passed away.  We are all so sad that we couldn’t save this pup, and give her the life that she deserved. She visited three different hospitals and saw at least five different vets while […]

Sophia, Shar Pei Mix
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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, […]

Spencer, Redtick Coonhound Puppy
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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 […]

Stanley, Cocker Spaniel
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Stanley, Cocker Spaniel

Meet Stanley. Stanley was brought to our attention at the county west shelter with an injured front leg that he is unable to bear weight on. When we met Stanley, it quickly became apparent that this injury does not slow him down. While it’s true that Stanley cannot place any weight on his right front […]

Stella, Dachshund Mix
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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. […]

Tipper, Doxie/Chi Puppy
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Tipper, Doxie/Chi Puppy

Meet Tipper. Tipper was surrendered to the county pound along with his mom, Gracie who M.A.I.N. has also rescued. Both have a terrible case of Mange that has caused non-stop itching and their fur to fall out. These adorable dogs, who would have had no trouble finding homes, are now unadoptable and scheduled for euthanasia […]

Truman, Shih Tzu
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Truman, Shih Tzu

Meet Truman. Many rescues have a tradition of saving a special animal on Christmas Eve. They go down to the shelter and pick one that really needs out, one they normally wouldn’t take… Meet Truman, OUR special Christmas doggie! Truman is a 12 year old Shih Tzu that came to us a day early as […]

Valentine, Pit Bull Terrier Mix
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Valentine, Pit Bull Terrier Mix

Valentine’s Story: Valentine is a 4 month Brindle Pit mix girl. We got the call this morning from County that an owner surrender had just come in with a possible obstructed bowel (she ate a rock!) and the owners could not afford the surgery to remove it. She was throwing up but still managed tail […]

Walter, Maltese Mix
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Walter, Maltese Mix

Meet Walter. We responded to a plea by the county shelter to help a sick, senior dog who needed an outlet. We’ve named him Walter; a new name for a new life. At 10 years old and with so much going on, we don’t know what Walter’s future holds but we do know he is […]

Zach & Zoie, Lab/Shepherd Mixes
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Zach & Zoie, Lab/Shepherd Mixes

Meet Zach & Zoie! This brother/sister duo were rescued from the county euthanasia list; both have terrible Mange infections. Tiny mites have burrowed into their skin causing fur loss, horrible itching and bleeding. We see a lot of Mange at our county shelters and it never gets easier seeing these pups in such discomfort. This […]

Zimmer, Lhasa Apso
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Zimmer, Lhasa Apso

Meet Zimmer! Zimmer’s owners turned him in to our County Shelter saying that he had cancer in his leg… Poor Zimmer is having a hard time walking right now, but Bethany Animal Hospital will get to the bottom of it all and we’ll let you know as soon as we hear. In the meantime, Zimmer […]

Ziva, Shepherd Mix
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Ziva, Shepherd Mix

Meet Ziva. Ziva is not the first Mange dog we’ve seen this bad and she unfortunately won’t be the last. But that doesn’t mean it ever gets easier seeing such a beautiful soul in such horrible condition. Ziva is just a puppy and has already endured an unimaginable level of neglect and pain. She is […]

Zoe, Boxer
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Zoe, Boxer

Meet Zoe. When we first saw Zoe, we cried. She is 28 pounds of skin and bones. Her eyes are so sad and haunted, as if she’s given up.   Zoe came into the county shelter as a stray in this horrible condition. We don’t know how long she must have suffered to end up […]