Hot cars deadly for pets

Pet owners should not leave their animal in the car - even for a few minutes - when the hot weather arrives. The inside temperature of the car can quickly reach 120 degrees. Pet owners are urged to refrain from leaving animals in the car, even with … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

Featured Dogs: Haley, female Bichon/poodle/Maltese What a sweet, scruffy face and charming button nose! Haley has the most amazing expression, as if she knows that she's adorable but she doesn't understand how or why she ended up in a shelter.  … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals June 27, 2014

The Fourth of July is quickly approaching and this means the holiday fireworks can frighten you per, so follow these steps to keep your pet safe and sound. 4th of July celebrations might be a lot of fun for people, but they can be downright scary … [Read more...]

Local Satellite Adoption Center for Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue featured in National Magazine.

“All Animals Magazine” is published by The Humane Society of the United States. The July/August issue of features a follow up story of the donkeys brought from Hawaii’s Big Island in September 2011. This task was accomplished through the efforts of HS … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals June 20, 2014

The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center offers the following tips for summer:  Never leave alcoholic drinks unattended where pets can reach them. Alcoholic beverages have the potential to poison pets. If ingested, the animal could become very … [Read more...]

WCFA offers special promo through end of July

We Care for Animals is offering a special spay/neuter voucher promotion running from June 15th until July 31st.  We are targeting cats and dogs from 4 months to 1 year old. WCFA will consider all completed spay/neuter applications until July 31, 201 … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals – June 13, 2014

June Tip of the Month: June marks the beginning of summer here in the valley, and we have come up with a few tips for you and your pet. As our community grows, and the number of dogs increases, we hear more and more about barking dogs and … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

Looking for a furr-ever friend? Adopt a cat. We have many lovable cats and kittens that are just waiting to come into your home!! Looking for a wonderful companion to brighten your life? Our kittens/cats live in foster homes, so we know them … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

[slideshow_deploy id='1329']June 1-7 is Pet appreciation week According to these statistics fromPetfinder, we sure do have a lot to appreciate when it comes to our pets: Nine in ten pet owners say they consider their pets to be members of … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Pet Safe in Summer Weather

Special to the MLN As we prepared to kick off the summer this last Memorial Day weekend, the Mesquite Animal Shelter would like to remind everyone to keep their pets safe during the warm months ahead. Many people feel that it is safe … [Read more...]