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Lovable Senior Shepherd Gladys Can't Wait for Her Furever Family!

Lovable Senior Shepherd Gladys Can\

Gladys is a charming 7-year-old German Shepherd mix who is a staff favorite at the Arizona Humane Society. Despite her lovable nature, the floppy-eared pup has been with the shelter longer than they would like. An unfortunate trend AHS is seeing with its large breed dogs, no matter how wonderful they are as companions!

This sweet pup arrived in January as a...

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Adopt Biscuit the Cattle Dog Mix!

Adopt Biscuit the Cattle Dog Mix!

Meet Biscuit, an adorable 11-week-old female cattle dog mix looking for her forever home at the Arizona Humane Society. This sweet pup is part of a litter of five that was rescued through AHS' Project Reachout Program from the San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation.

After her initial exam at the AHS mobile clinic, Biscuit tested positive for tick fever and went to a loving foster home to recover and gain weight alongside her siblings. According to her foster family, Biscuit is full of playful energy and enjoys interacting with both her littermates and humans.

Despite her early health challenges, this...

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Adorable Longtimer Brutus Looking for Forever Home!

Adorable Longtimer Brutus Looking for Forever Home!

As the shelter that cares for the Valley’s sick, injured and abused pets, the Arizona Humane Society is particularly facing challenges in its trauma and intensive care areas as more pets in need of medical care come through its doors each day. Additionally, many large breed dogs have been available and looking for their forever homes but unfortunately are sitting on the adoption floor for much longer than anticipated once medically cleared.

One such pet in particular who has been patiently waiting for his forever home is adorable Brutus, who has been receiving care at AHS for more than...

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Carina the Adorable Staffordshire Terrier Needs a Furever Home!

Carina the Adorable Staffordshire Terrier Needs a Furever Home!

Meet Carina, a four-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier with a heart full of love and resilience. Rescued from a cruel situation where she was abandoned with another pup, Carina was saved by a dedicated Arizona Humane Society Cruelty Investigator. Since April, this affectionate and energetic girl has been waiting at the shelter, eager to find her forever home. Carina adores people, and you’ll often find her wiggling with joy and ready for some pets. She loves going on walks and thrives on human companionship. Open your heart and home to Carina, and experience the boundless love she has to offer.

To learn more about Carina and other AHS adoptables, visit azhumane.org/adopt!

Adoption Status: Ready

 

Hoping for a Home for the Holidays: Local Shelter Dog Returned 6 Times

Guest post by Kimberly Vermillion of Arizona Animal Welfare League & SPCA

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Pet owners know that a furry companion truly can become your best friend. A dog or cat offers rewarding life experiences, unconditional love, and a lifetime of commitment. 

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