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...]

Featured Shelter Animals

[slideshow_deploy id='1170']May marks the beginning of spring. This is a good time to make sure your pets’ vaccinations are current as well as ensuring you animal have adequate shelter for the upcoming hot summer months. Here are a few ideas and tips … [Read more...]

Foxtails Are a Danger to Your Pet

Foxtails are grass-like weeds which resemble the tails of foxes and are usually found only in states west of the Mississippi. These annual grasses are often found in weedy areas along paths and roads. It grows 1 to 3 feet tall; with branching and … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals and Tips

[slideshow_deploy id='360'] National Dog Bite Prevention Week May 18-May 24 Each year, 800,000 people in the United States will receive medical attention for dog bites and half of this number is children. Dog bite injuries are highest in … [Read more...]

Gus and Eli Return to Scenic Satellite Adoption Center

Gus and Eli have returned to Scenic. They were the first two donkeys adopted from the Satellite Adoption Center of Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue located in Scenic AZ. They were adopted in March of 2011. The boys went to a wonderful home near … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

This week’s featured pet for We Care for Animals is Harry, a nice 11 months old grey and white feline. Harry is neutered, current on vaccines and micro chipped.  Unfortunately, Harry’s previous owner passed and Harry is in need of a new home.  Harry c … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

[slideshow_deploy id='657'] May is National Pet Month May is National Pet Month, a time to reflect on the importance of pets and pet ownership.  National Pet Month is all about celebrating the amazing impact pets have on our lives and the joy … [Read more...]

We Care for Animals is Looking for Foster Homes

We Care for Animals (WCFA) organization does not have a physical shelter. All of the animals in their care stay in foster homes until adopted by their forever family. But WCFA can only help as many animals as they have space for in a foster home. … [Read more...]

Mesquite Animal Shelter gets donation from Methodist churchc

The Mesquite Animal Shelter received a wonderful donation from the members of the Mesquite United Methodist church. As part of their Lenten celebration, one week during the month of April was designated Pet Week. Church members collected dog and … [Read more...]