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Pet of the Week – Amazona

Pet of the Week – Amazona

Meet Amazona Amazona was abandoned in the courtyard of a home in Fraccionamiento Pradera Dorada.  A young neighbor called to say that the dog was homeless.  He then rescued Amazona from the yard of the house and brought her to the shelter. Amazona is a tan, medium-sized, mixed-breed, female pup about 8 months old.  She

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Pet of the Week – Pulguita – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Pulguita – Adopted!

Meet Pulguita Pulguita translates to “Little Flea” which is the perfect name for this itty, bitty, black, female Chihuahua pup.  Pulguita was rescued by a man who was riding his bicycle in Colonia Sánchez Celis near Avenida Rafael Buelna.  This was after an extremely heavy rain.  He found Pulguita in a puddle of water, completely

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Pet of the Week – Vodka

Pet of the Week – Vodka

Meet Vodka Vodka is a medium-sized, tan and black, male doggy – approximately five months old.  He is a mixed-breed terrier.  Vodka and his three little brothers were rescued near Home Depot.  Some irresponsible person threw out a cardboard box containing the four puppies.  A young man on his bicycle saw that the four puppies

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Pet of the Week – Paloma

Pet of the Week – Paloma

Meet Paloma Paloma translates to Dove.  Our Paloma is a medium-sized, one-year old, female doggy with some Golden Labrador in her family tree.  Paloma was rescued in the Golden Zone by an American woman.  It took FIVE DAYS of coaxing to convince Paloma that it was nicer to live indoors rather than on the streets. 

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Pet of the Week – Mole – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Mole – Adopted!

Meet Mole Mole is a female, medium-sized, brown doggy with black highlights in her fur.  She has beautifully-expressive brown eyes.  She is of mixed lineage.  Mole is one of four puppies born to Siri about 5 months ago.  Siri was found tied to the front door of the shelter one morning.  A few days after

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Pet of the Week – Laika

Pet of the Week – Laika

Meet Laika Laika is a medium-sized, black, female, Labrador-mix pup.  She is about 10 months old.  Laika was rescued by the Bernal family in Villa Union – a small town outside of Mazatlán on the way to the airport.  This caring family rescued Laika from the street.  They fed her and gave her shelter.  As

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Pet of the Week – Cloe

Pet of the Week – Cloe

Meet Cloe      Cloe is a small-sized, white, female, terrier-mix doggy.  She is approximately five months old – still just a puppy.  Cloe was surrendered to the shelter by her elderly owner.  Her former owner had no family to help her and was no longer able to care for Cloe.  When Cloe first arrived at

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Pet of the Week – Cristiano – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Cristiano – Adopted!

Meet Cristiano Cristiano is a medium-sized, black, male doggy who looks like he may have some Dachshund in his family tree.  He has a large white patch on his chest and some white markings on his feet.  Cristiano is about a year old.  He – like so many of our intakes – was abandoned at

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Pet of the Week – Diva

Pet of the Week – Diva

Meet Diva Diva is a medium-sized, champagne-colored, female doggy with black markings on her face and ears.  She is approximately five years old.  Diva was abandoned at the door of the shelter on Sunday morning when no one was working.  She was suffering badly from an infestation of ticks and fleas which are very evident

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Pet of the Week – Cats, Cats, LOTS of Cats

Pet of the Week – Cats, Cats, LOTS of Cats

Meet Our Cats – Lots and LOTS of Cats It is time again to feature the myriad of cats that we have available for adoption at the animal shelter.  We have tabbys, black cats, white cats, calicos, long-haired and short-haired.  We have kittens and adult cats.  All of these cats and kittens are looking for

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Pet of the Week – Madonna

Pet of the Week – Madonna

Meet Madonna Madonna is a beautiful, medium-sized, female, white doggy with brown and black markings.  She is about a year and a half old.  Madonna was dropped off outside the shelter door one morning before the facility was open.  She was VERY PREGNANT when she arrived.  After being at the shelter for just three days,

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Pet of the Week – Oso

Pet of the Week – Oso

Meet Oso Oso, which translates to Bear, is a small, white, male, mixed-breed puppy.  He is about 3 months old. Oso was rescued by a young woman who found him running through the streets of Colonia Infonavit Playas.  None of the neighbors claimed Oso.  He arrived at the shelter undernourished with scabies and many ticks.

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Pet of the Week – Chato

Pet of the Week – Chato

Meet Chato Chato is a medium-sized, male, mixed-breed doggy – about three years old.  He was rescued by a young couple who found him injured in Colonia Urias – a poor colonia outside of Mazatlán on the way to the airport.  This young couple took Chato to a veterinarian. The vet told them that Chato’s

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Pet of the Week – Ovo – Deceased

Pet of the Week – Ovo – Deceased

Meet Ovo   Ovo is a medium-sized, female, mixed-breed doggy – about a year old.  She was found tied to the window of the shelter a few weeks ago.  Nothing is known about her history.  Ovo had an infestation of scabies and was malnourished when she arrived.  This mite infestation has been treated and she

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Pet of the Week – Camelia

Pet of the Week – Camelia

Meet Camelia Camelia is a medium-sized, 7-month old, mixed breed, female puppy that was found on the campus of CAM school in Colonia El Toreo.  Camelia was very fearful and shied away from the students.  The school could not keep her so they asked to bring her to the shelter.  When Camelia first arrived she

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