Saturday, January 30, 2016

Astrid

Astrid is a delightful girl ready for adoption in the Lovebugs Room at Nevada SPCA. 

Her favorite activities include running on the big wheel and discovering the healthy snacks we hide throughout her habitat. 

Astrid is a friendly Golden Hamster, 1 year of age. 

She needed us because she was 'unwanted'.

Barbie & her babies

Barbie and her 4 very young babies (2 weeks of age) arrived moments ago and urgently need a loving and comfortable foster home. 
If you can help, please visit Nevada SPCA in person and ask for Dwane.

Barbie is petite and gentle, a blend of Boston Terrier and other small breeds, 2 years of age. 
The foster commitment please will be for approximately 10-12 weeks.

Please share to help find a foster hero. Thank you.

Harley

Harley, a huggable and lovable youngster, debuts for adoption this afternoon at Nevada SPCA. 

He is an English Bulldog, 2 years of age, neutered boy, housetrained, good with dogs and older kids. 

Harley needed us because of his previous owner's severe injury and incapacitation. 

Bulldog knowledge needed for his adoption.

Harvard


Harvard is a 102-pound young loverboy debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

He is a good-looking Akita, 3 years of age, neutered, and housetrained. Harvard is reportedly compatible with cats and other dogs (not confirmed though here yet). He is afraid of vacuum cleaners and leaf blowers. 

Harvard needed us due to no fault of his own (his previous owner's housing situation). 

Please visit and ask for Harvard by name. Akita knowledge is essential for his adoption.

Efran

Efran, a cheerful and amiable puppy, loves playing and bonding with everyone he meets. 

He is a stunningly cute White Shepherd, 5 months of age, now neutered and debuting for adoption at Nevada SPCA. 

Efran is housetrained & crate-trained and good with other friendly dogs. 

He was surrendered by his previous owner due to undisclosed personal hardship (unrelated to Efran).

Myles

Myles, an adorable Yorkie-Poo junior puppy, needs someone to love. 

He is 8 months of age, now neutered and debuting for adoption at Nevada SPCA.  Please puppy-proof your home and yard for his safety.

Myles is compatible with dogs and older kids, plus housetrained too. He loves chew toys and hearing words of praise and adoration. 

Please plan and budget for regular grooming. 

Myles needed us because a member of his previous family was allergic to him.

Ernie


Ernie kisses the chins of people who are kind and sweet to him. 

He is a devoted young boy, a Heinz 57 with Yellow Labrador Retriever and other breeds, 1 year of age, now neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Ernie was found abandoned, tied to a post in a parking lot.  He deserves so much better.

Caspian

Caspian beams with joy when he knows you are happy with him. 

He is an especially attractive Siberian Husky & White Shepherd mix, 2 years of age, now neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Caspian is athletic and best suited for an active lifestyle routine. 

He was found on the streets with no sign of responsible ownership (no ID tag, no microchip ID, not neutered).

Marley and Mason


Marley and Mason, brothers, and three more of their siblings, are ready for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

They are playful and very well socialized thanks to a wonderful foster home. Both are compatible with adult cats and friendly dogs. 

The kittens (and their mother, also rescued, and who will be available too for adoption soon) were rescued from a suspected breeder/hoarder. 

Marley and Mason are tuxedo shorthairs with smoke marbling, 3 months of age and neutered.  Please kitten-proof your home for their safety.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Landon

Landon, 11, a Cockapoo with angelic eyes, pleads for a hero. 

He is housetrained, crate-trained, and often up for a game of catch. 

Landon is great with gentle adults, but particular about which dogs he likes and not compatible with young children. He is neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Landon needed us due to his previous owners' financial hardship.

Randall

 
Randall, an outgoing, spunky, and strong-willed junior puppy, debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

He is a blond-cream Wirehaired Dachshund mix, 10 months of age, now neutered.  Please puppy-proof your home and yard for his safety.

Randall likes other dogs and he is crate-trained. 

He was found in neglected condition on the streets with no sign of responsible ownership. 

Randall likes and expects to get his way, so please give him kind guidance and help him understand what is expected of him.

Piccolo Lupo


Piccolo Lupo ("Little Wolf") is a tender-hearted young girl asking for a stable home where she can bloom and know love. 

She is a small (17 pounds) Heinz 57 (blend of breeds) with mesmerizing eyes, 2 years of age and spayed, good with other dogs, debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Piccolo Lupo is very bashful and unsure of herself. She was at another shelter that asked for our help due to her timidity.

Apollo

Apollo, blessed with remarkable charm, is a cute youngster debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

His favorite toy is putting a ball in a sock.

Apollo is a blond Pekeapoo, 2 year of age, and now neutered.

He is good with dogs and mature kids.

He needed us due to his previous owners' eviction.

Please plan for regular professional grooming.

Paris & Nicky



Paris & Nicky, jovial girls bonded for life, debut for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

They are Pugs, spayed, 8 & 5 years of age, housetrained, and good with other dogs. 

They needed us when their previous owner moved away. 

Both girls are blessed with bubbly temperaments, but Paris is wary of strangers and fussy when anxious.  Pug knowledge is needed for their adoption.

Please help us find them a wonderful home where they will remain together forever.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Gunner

Gunner is a noble, smart, and alert young Australian Kelpie mix who needs someone to dearly love and devote himself to. 
 
He is compatible with dogs and kids, and housetrained too.

Gunner is 2 years of age, neutered, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 
 
We rescued him from another shelter that asked for our help. 
 
Please visit and ask for Gunner by name.

Emmanuel

Emmanuel, an adorable junior puppy, most likely a Longhair Chihuahua and Papillon mix, debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 
 
He enjoys other sweet dogs and he is about 10 months of age and now neutered. Please puppy-proof your home for his safety.

Emmanuel was brought to us by a couple who were shocked to find him abandoned inside their home (with no sign of responsible ownership). They said they did not know who abandoned them there or how they got him inside. 
 
Emmanuel deserves better and asks for a stable, loving forever home.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Elliot

Elliot offers a lifetime of unconditional love in exchange for a forever home. 

He is a charming, petite, well-behaved Miniature Pinscher mix, 2 years young, neutered boy, debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Elliot is housetrained and compatible with sweet dogs and older kids. 

He needed us due to his previous owner's financial hardship.

Cash


Cash, a playful, outgoing, and intelligent youngster, debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

He is a Catahoula Leopard Dog & Australian Shepherd mix, 2 years of age and neutered, good with other dogs, and housetrained and crate-trained. 

Cash was at another shelter and needed our help because he reportedly fears some men and won't tolerate them being near him or those he loves. We don't know what he has endured, but he has been doing exceptionally well with our staff and volunteers.

Lavender

Lavender yearns to understand and endear herself to someone who will adopt her and help her feel safe forever. 

She is a petite tabby, 1 year young, now spayed and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA. 

Lavender likes cats who respect her personal space. 

She love-bites, so a home without young children is needed. 

We believe Lavender will thrive best in a quiet and stable home.

Teddy Bear

Teddy Bear is a docile, lovable boy who is grateful for all kindness. 
 
He is a well-behaved, small (17 pounds) Heinz 57 with Spaniel, Terrier & Toy, about 4 years of age, neutered, housetrained, and good with other friendly dogs.

Teddy Bear’s previous owner surrendered him to another shelter for reportedly having a “seizure”. We have seen no signs of seizure activity and veterinarians remind us that often seizures are the result of ingesting something toxic in the home. Nevertheless, we want to share all we know, including the possibility that he may have epilepsy and another seizure (or seizures) in his life. Fortunately, anti-seizure medication is generally highly effective and inexpensive.

Please share Teddy Bear's picture and help find him a hero.  He debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Klondike

Klondike, a tender-hearted young sweetheart, debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

He wants to know what a loving home feels like. 

Klondike is a Terrier mix, 1 year of age, good with dogs and older kids, and now neutered. 

He was rescued from a loveless home (banished outdoors only, no attention, no toys). 

Please visit and ask for Klondike by name.

Casper

Casper asks for you to accept his lifelong devotion. 

He is gentle and friendly, compatible with cats and blessed with a temperament that may make him terrific with kids. 

Casper is a good-looking orange tabby, 3 years young, a neutered boy, ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA. 

He became homeless due to his previous owner's financial hardship.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

UNLV Rebel Football boosting Magic's Puppy Bowl training!





Thank you to the UNLV Rebel Football team for giving Magic firsthand Puppy Bowl training this afternoon.

Magic, likely the smallest competitor in Animal Planet's upcoming Puppy Bowl, got a terrific boost today from the UNLV Rebel Football stars. 
The afternoon began with a belly rub, followed by game pointers, talking strategy in a huddle, lots of chasing and ball throwing, then designating Magic a real Rebel, ready for the big game.

More information on Magic and Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl.

Very special thanks to Rebel Football stars:

#13: Tim Hough
#21: Darius Mouton
#1: Jay'Onn Myles
#88: Andrew Price
#98 Nick Dedashtian

Update on Benny & Eva

Wonderful update on Benny & Eva, the 15-year-old Italian Greyhounds, rescued and adopted earlier this month!

Their mom, Kathy, stopped by today to let us know they are very loved, comfortable, and at peace.

In the picture above, Benny, who is blind, rests on the bed on the floor, while Eva sits with her paws crossed on the top of the sofa, and two of their new siblings in the background resting near the fireplace.

Nugget

Nugget, a 7-pound Chihuahua & Italian Greyhound mix, debuts for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

He is a gentle youngster, 2 years of age and neutered, compatible with cats and dogs, and housetrained & crate-trained. 

Nugget is happiest snuggling in your arms and hearing reassuring words of adoration.

O'Reilly

O'Reilly, a charismatic little gentleman, likes dogs and helps us determine which dogs are cat-friendly. 
 
He also likes cats, but he may play too rough for toddlers or young children.

O'Reilly is a London tabby with handsome marbled coloration, 7 years of age and neutered, awaiting adoption at Nevada SPCA. 
 
His favorite things include perching on cat trees and getting rump scratches. 
 
O'Reilly needed us due to the declining health of his previous owner.

Carmen


Carmen was shy and anxious at the time of rescue, after being found on the streets with no sign of responsible ownership (no ID tags, no microchip ID, not spayed). 
 
Now though, she greets gentle staff and volunteers with hugs and cuddles.

Carmen is an adorable Rottweiler puppy, 5 months of age, good with other dogs, now spayed and debuting for adoption at Nevada SPCA.  
 
Please help find her a responsible, stable home where she will be forever treasured and safe. 
 
(Please puppy-proof your home and yard for her safety.  Rottweiler knowledge is needed for her adoption please.)

Kylie

Kylie melts hearts with her quizzical expressions as she learns about each new person she meets. 

She is a playful, comical baby girl, a Chihuahua mix, 3 months of age, good with dogs, spayed, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.  Please puppy-proof your home and yard for her safety.

Kylie was found on the streets with no sign of responsible ownership (no ID tag, no microchip ID, not spayed). 

Please visit and ask for her by name.

Monday, January 25, 2016

Gabby

Gabby is happiest snuggling with you on the couch, occasionally kissing your chin, so grateful for your kindness and care. 

Her other favorite activities include bird-watching from the windows, chasing her toys, and bonding with cats and dogs. 

Gabby is a beautiful, chatty calico (or tortoiseshell & white), 5 years of age and spayed, and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA.  Please visit her in the Catnip Cabana playroom.

Sunny

Sunny is a whimsical baby guinea pig ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA in the Lovebugs Room. 

She enjoys jogging around her habitat and carefully studying every new toy and object. 

Sunny is about 5 months of age. If you have a female guinea pig who needs a lifelong little sister, please bring her to meet Sunny

Sunny was surrendered by her previous owners who said they did not want to take care of her.

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Betty


Betty, a well-socialized kitten, 6 months of age, is ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA. 

Her favorite activities include climbing cat trees, snuggling with people, and bonding with cats and dogs. 

Betty (and her sister Barbie, also ready for adoption) have been lovingly raised and socialized in a foster home since their rescue.

Please kitten-proof your home for her safety.  We also ask that you please consider adopting Barbie so the sisters have lifetime companionship.

Four tiny baby angels.

Mario, Lilly, Bella, Willy

Mario loves playing fetch.

Lilly enjoys running and cuddling.

Bella is especially playful and adores belly rubs.

Willy likes taking naps on laps.
These four tiny baby angels -- Mario, Lilly, Bella, and Willy -- debut for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

On an early November morning, they were found by a couple who spotted a cardboard box under a bush. The babies were just weeks old and very cold and without their mother.

They have been raised in loving foster care ever since. Bella and Lilly are girls. Mario and Willy are boys. It appears they are Chihuahuas or Chihuahua mixes. The puppies are now 3 months of age and spayed/neutered.

All four are very gentle and affectionate.

Please consider adopting a pair for lifetime companionship.

Friday, January 22, 2016

Edward

Edward's broken heart will mend when he knows where he fits in this chaotic world. He loves unconditionally -- rejection and abandonment are beyond his understanding. 

Edward is friendly and grateful for the attention of volunteers and staff working to console him. 

He is a petite tuxedo Chihuahua, 4 years of age and neutered, debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. 

Edward thrives being around other dogs and accepting their guidance. 

Please help find him a wonderful, forever home.