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Pet of the Week – Rosy

Pet of the Week – Rosy

Meet Rosy Rosy is a medium-sized, tan, female, mixed breed dog – approximately 2 years old.  For about a year, Rosy lived near the Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa close to the aquarium.  A female teacher at the school fed and took care of Rosy and even paid to have her spayed.  When another teacher complained

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Movies in Town – Jan 11 to 18

Movies in Town – Jan 11 to 18

Movies coming out this week Trailers below are for the latest movies. Click on the links below the videos to check out the rest of the movies playing in Mazatlan. The Shape of Water –  Senderos/ Gran Plaza / Galerias / Platino/ Gaviotas From master storyteller Guillermo del Toro comes THE SHAPE OF WATER, an otherworldly

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2018 Carnaval Music Events

2018 Carnaval Music Events

2018 Carnaval Music events were announced and will be as follow:   Day / Hour                              Artist                                Location Feb 2 – 8:00 pm      OSSLA –

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Pet of the Week – Pili and Puppies

Pet of the Week – Pili and Puppies

Meet Pili and Puppies Pili is a black and white, female, mixed breed mama dog – about 4 – 6 years old.  Pili and her two puppies were brought to the shelter by a woman living in Fracc. Sábalo Country.  The puppies have their eyes open and are using their legs to scoot around their

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Pet of the Week – Boby

Pet of the Week – Boby

Meet Boby Boby is a male, boxer mix – about 6 years old.  He was brought to the shelter by a man who found him living on the street in Colonia Benito Juárez.  Boby is a little thin and has a cut on his front leg, which is being successfully treated.  Boby is a bit

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Pet of the Week – Wally – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Wally – Adopted!

Meet Wally Wally is a medium-sized, male, mixed breed, blond pup with a friendly personality.  He is about 10 months old.  Wally was abandoned by his student-owner, who left to go off to school.  A neighbor in Fracc. Las Mañanitas saw that Wally had been deserted and brought him to the shelter.  Wally is in good

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Pet of the Week – Puka

Pet of the Week – Puka

Meet Puka Puka is a medium-sized, female, mixed breed, brown and white doggy with a loving personality.  She is about 2 years old.  Puka was brought to the shelter from Fracc. Jacarandas by a store owner, who already has six, adopted street dogs in his home.  This man was feeding Puka outside his store, but

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Mexico rejects Internal Security Law

The Mexican Senate should reject legislation that would enshrine the role of the Mexican armed forces in law enforcement activities, Human Rights Watch said today. On November 30, 2017, Mexico’s Chamber of Deputies approved the Law of Internal Security, which authorizes military involvement in domestic law enforcement activities. But the bill does nothing to increase the transparency

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Pet of the Week – Boston

Pet of the Week – Boston

Meet Boston Boston is a black, medium-sized, male, Scottish terrier mix.  He is approximately one and a half years old.  Boston came to the shelter from Colonia El Conchi near busy Highway 15.  He is in very good health.  He is friendly and loves to go for walks.  Boston will have his neutering operation next

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Pet of the Week – Coqui – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Coqui – Adopted!

Meet Coqui Chihuahuas, Chihuahuas everywhere.  This week we feature another adorable Chihuahua mix named Coqui, who is about a year and a half old.  He is a black, neutered male who was found in Colonia Sanchez Celis.  Coqui was brought to the shelter by a man who found him near his home.  Coqui is in

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Pet of the Week – Cocó

Pet of the Week – Cocó

Meet Cocó This week we feature another adorable Chihuahua named Cocó, a two-year old, tan female pup.  Cocó was brought to the shelter by an elderly woman in ill health, who lives in Colonia Jacarandas.  She was not able to feed and care for Cocó, so surrendered her to the shelter.  Cocó is a little

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Pet of the Week – Scrappy (now Jerry) – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Scrappy (now Jerry) – Adopted!

Meet Scrappy Scrappy is a male Chihuahua-mix pup – approximately two years old.  He was brought to the shelter by a young woman who gives yoga classes.  She found Scrappy near her car in Colonia El Toreo.  He was shaking and frightened.  The woman has two big dogs at home, so decided to bring Scrappy

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Drugs seized on local bus.

Drugs seized on local bus.

During a random check by the police squad in charge of patrolling the Durango-Villa Union route, 113 kilos of crystal meth was found hidden in the air conditioner compartment of a passenger bus and another 12 kilos of opium gum in the spare tire of another vehicle Police stopped the bus to stop to perform

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Pet of the Week – Vainilla (Vanilla) – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Vainilla (Vanilla) – Adopted!

Meet Vainilla (Vanilla) Vainilla was left outside the shelter in a box.  She is a wheat-colored, terrier mix – about a year old.  When she arrived at the shelter, Vainilla had an open wound on the right side of her head and her ear was full of dried blood.  She was loaded with ticks.  Vainilla

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Pet of the Week – Chilly Willy – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Chilly Willy – Adopted!

Meet Chilly Willy Chilly Willy is a smallish, Chihuahua mix – approximately three to five years of age.  He was rescued from the streets of Colonia Bugambilias by a long-term supporter of the animal shelter.  The woman who rescued Chilly Willy could not get close to him at first, although she put out food and

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