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Pet of the Week – Domino

Pet of the Week – Domino

Meet Domino This week we highlight Domino, a handsome tall, male, black and white doggy.  He is about two years old.  Domino was found earlier this month north of town – in the Cerritos area.  He followed someone home to the Costa Bonita condominiums.  Concerned animal lovers who live there brought him to the shelter. 

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Pet of the Week – Miss Piggy

Pet of the Week – Miss Piggy

Meet Miss Piggy This week we highlight Miss Piggy, a medium-sized, female, black and white beauty.  Miss Piggy has some pit bull in her lineage.  She is about a year and a half old.  Miss Piggy was discovered one Sunday morning tied up outside the shelter door.  She is in good health.  She has a

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Pet of the Week – Lady

Pet of the Week – Lady

Meet Lady Happy New Year – Feliz Año Nuevo to everybody.  The best that the new year and this new decade has to offer to you and your family and friends.   For this first week of 2020 we highlight Lady, a medium-sized, female, black doggy with white markings on her chest and tummy.  She

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Pet of the Week – Shaky

Pet of the Week – Shaky

Meet Shaky For the last week of 2019, our featured pet is Shaky.  This doggy is a medium-sized, one and a half year-old, female with pretty brown eyes.  Shaky was abandoned at the door of the shelter along with her three older puppies, Mercese, Ferrari and Porsche. (do you sense a car theme here??).  She

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Pet of the Week – Chiquis

Pet of the Week – Chiquis

Meet Chiquis This week our featured pet is Chiquis.  She is a medium-sized, three-year-old, female doggy – tan in color with a black muzzle and eyebrows and black and white highlights in her fur.  Chiquis was rescued from an abusive home, where she was tied up all day, tethered by a five-foot rope.  She was

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Pet of the Week – Paquita – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Paquita – Adopted!

Meet Paquita Little Miss Paquita is a small, tan and white, female, Chihuahua mix – about a year and a half old.  This little beauty was abandoned at the door of the animal shelter.  She was obviously someone’s pet.  She was left in a carboard box lined with blankets.  She quickly escaped from the box

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Pet of the Week – Dolores – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Dolores – Adopted!

Meet Dolores Dolores is a medium-sized, black, female doggy, with a few white markings.  She is just a pup – about a year old.  Dolores was found on the streets of Villa Unión – a suburb of Mazatlán on the way to the airport.  She was rescued by the same family that rescued Laika back

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Pet of the Week – Mister

Pet of the Week – Mister

Meet Mister Mister is a medium-sized, white, male, boxer pup with a smattering of black markings.  He is a senior doggy – about ten years old.  He was found tied up outside the shelter.  Mister is calm and very affectionate.  His stubby tail is always wagging when greeting staff and volunteers.  Mister does not require

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Pet of the Week – Chita

Pet of the Week – Chita

Meet Chita Chita is a coal black, medium-sized, female doggy – about 3 years old.  She is of mixed breed but probably has some lab in her family tree.  Chita and her six puppies were found on the road to San Ignacio – northeast of El Quelite.  They all went to a temporary foster home. 

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Pet of the Week – Coyote

Pet of the Week – Coyote

Meet Coyote Coyote is another dog that was abandoned at the shelter door with no owner or explanation or background information.  He is a medium-sized brown doggy with some black highlights in his coat.  Coyote has had an injury and may have been hit by a car.  It is necessary to x-ray the injured leg

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Pet of the Week – Suave – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Suave – Adopted!

Meet Suave Suave, which translates to “Soft”, is another doggy that was abandoned – tied up outside the shelter – left alone with a glass of water to drink. He is a medium-sized, male, terrier-mix pup – about a year and a half old.  Suave is in good health and was already neutered when he

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Pet of the Week – Catrina

Pet of the Week – Catrina

    Meet Catrina Catrina is a mixed-breed, female doggy – approximately 2 years old.  She is black with pretty white markings.  Like many of the animals that come to the shelter, Catrina was left outside, tied up – abandoned at some time when the shelter was closed.  Nothing is known about her background.  Catrina is very

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Pet of the Week – Firulais – Abused, Rescued, Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Firulais – Abused, Rescued, Adopted!

Meet Firulais – Abused, Rescued, Adopted! Every day we are reminded of the power of social media – the good and the bad.  This story of the power of social media has a happy ending. Firulais, a two-year-old, medium-sized, male, mixed-breed doggy is at the center of this story.  Firulais was first seen wandering near

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Pet of the Week – Rambo

Pet of the Week – Rambo

Meet Rambo Sylvester Stallone, playing every day-superhero John Rambo, recently released the fifth movie in his lucrative franchise, Rambo: Last Blood.  In this movie, Rambo travels to Mexico to save his adopted daughter, who has been kidnapped by a Mexican cartel and forced into prostitution.  The latest movie opened last month to mixed reviews.  But

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Pet of the Week – Nube – Adopted!

Pet of the Week – Nube – Adopted!

Meet Nube Nube, which translates to “Cloud”, is a nursing mama-doggy that was left at the shelter door along with her NINE puppies. One of the puppies did not survive.  Nube is now caring for eight little ones.  Because Nube was abandoned, there is no information about her background.  She is medium-sized and approximately a year

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