Tag: "Large Size"

Xander, Chocolate Lab Mix
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Xander, Chocolate Lab Mix

Meet Xander. Dropped off at the shelter by a local police department, Xander had been hit by a car and badly injured… The shelter staff immediately fell in love with this beautiful boy and reached out to M.A.I.N. for help. Tonight he is safe at Bethany Animal Hospital thanks to his angel transporter, Heather C! […]

Rose, Pit Bull Mix
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Rose, Pit Bull Mix

Meet Rose! Rose was rescued from county after staff called M.A.I.N. pleading for us to help…she is severely emaciated and in horrible physical condition. Rosie’s initial bloodwork and xrays looked normal, so the veterinarians at Bethany Animal Hospital believe this is a case of starvation. Her loving foster family will help her gain weight and […]

Pippy, Pit Bull/Lab Mix
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Pippy, Pit Bull/Lab Mix

Meet Pippy. Pippy is approximately two years old and was pulled from the shelter with a condition called “Happy Tail”… Pippy was found as a stray, so his past remains a mystery. Unfortunately, Pippy developed a condition called “Happy Tail” that  made him go from being very adoptable to very UN-adoptable. The concrete walls of […]

Penny, Boxer
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Penny, Boxer

Meet Penny. Penny was rescued from the county euthanasia list with multiple fatty spots, likely lipomas and a suspected mammary tumor. Update, Oct. 9th: Not a great day… The news is not good for Penny. The worst tumors were aspirated and examined. They are mast cell tumors and they are cancerous. Read More Dr. K […]

Maggie, Boxer Mix
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Maggie, Boxer Mix

Meet Maggie! Maggie was dying at Apache Junction Animal Control with an enormous tumor between her legs that had burst open overnight… Medical Update: After being transported to the safety of BAH, it was determined by Dr. Katie that the tumor had rotted from the inside after growing it’s own blood supply! Fortunately, the tumor […]

Cosmo, Pit Bull Terrier
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Cosmo, Pit Bull Terrier

Meet Cosmo! Cosmo was brought in to county by animal control as a stray…his jaw hanging limply, broken in multiple places. We can’t imagine the pain Cosmo must have been in when he first arrived at the pound and we may never know exactly what caused his injury. We do know that he underwent surgery […]

Paige, Husky Mix
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Paige, Husky Mix

 Meet Paige! This sweet girl is Paige, a five year old Husky mix. She was adopted from Apache Junction Animal Control (AJAC) in May of this year, six months ago. Paige’s so-called new “family” just dumped her at East MCACC this week and look at her now… The top pictures show when she left AJAC […]

Moose, Yellow Labrador
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Moose, Yellow Labrador

Meet Moose! Moose is approximately five years old. He was scheduled for euthanasia at the County pound due to suspected medical issues. His medical notes read: “suspected arthritis as dog is reluctant to rise, generalized hair loss on trunk and legs, has tragic look to face and breed is predisposed to hypothyroidism. Testing is recommended.” […]

Duke, Boxer/Hound Mix
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Duke, Boxer/Hound Mix

Meet Duke! Duke was rescued off the county euthanasia list with a leg injury. He will be transported to Bethany Animal Hospital where he will have a full vet evaluation and the best course of action for his leg will be determined. As always, we will keep everyone updated on Duke’s journey! Medical Update, Dec. […]

Cagney & Lacey Have Been Adopted!
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Cagney & Lacey Have Been Adopted!

Meet Cagney & Lacey! For two long months these babies struggled to survive while mites began to take over their little bodies until it got so bad their former owners decided they didn’t want the inconvenience of sick puppies, so they sent them to the pound, where they were scheduled to be euthanized due to […]

Lucky, Pit Bull Mix
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Lucky, Pit Bull Mix

Meet Lucky. This is “Lucky,” however with a head over-run with small tumors, his name didn’t fit him at all… He was on his last day at the shelter before he was to be euthanized, when M.A.I.N. stepped in and consulted with Bethany Animal Hospital on his treatment. This video contains the photos from Lucky’s […]

Jessie, Boxer Mix
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Jessie, Boxer Mix

In an article about Jessie in the Examiner, Penny Eims writes: Jessie, the sickly, emaciated, tick-infested pit bull mix who was saved from the Maricopa County Animal Care and Control Facility by Medical Animals In Need (M.A.I.N.), has been adopted. Jessie was rescued from absolute misery and certain death in Sept. 2012. Today, she is […]

Phil, Retriever Mix
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Phil, Retriever Mix

Meet Phil! Phil is a gorgeous Flat Coat Retriever mix that was rescued by M.A.I.N. when he became very ill at the Apache Junction shelter. He was found as a stray, already emaciated, and had not eaten much in the 30 days he was at the shelter. After not eating at all for six days, […]

Buster, Pit Bull Terrier Mix
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Buster, Pit Bull Terrier Mix

Meet Buster! Buster was rescued at just seven months of age, scheduled to be euthanized because of horrible leg wounds that had become infected… Buster was homeless and a stray when Animal Control officers brought him to the East Valley Shelter on March 22nd.  His wounds continued to worsen and spread, and he was scheduled […]

Toby, Pit Bull Terrier Mix
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Toby, Pit Bull Terrier Mix

Meet Toby. Toby was rescued from the county pound at just seven weeks old with a case of “Strangles.” Strangles is a nodular and pustular skin disorder that affects puppies. Treatment consists of steroids and antibiotics. Toby has grown up with M.A.I.N. and is still looking for his perfect home! We want nothing more than […]