Friday, March 31, 2017

Camille

Camille is a gorgeous lady with a polite manner. 

She liked cuddling at night with cats and dogs in her pet bed. 

Camille needed us when her previous owner passed away. 

She is a medium-hair tortoiseshell, 6 years of age and spayed, and ready for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Ruthie needs a foster hero please.



Ruthie, just rescued and pregnant, and still a baby herself at about 10 months of age, needs a foster home to birth and raise her babies. 
 
She is a lemon Beagle mix, friendly and playful, with an affectionate nature.

If you can help, please visit Nevada SPCA in person. The foster commitment will be for approximately 2-3 months please. Thank you.

Piccolo

Piccolo is anxious about finding where he belongs. 

He simply wants to love and be loved, with homelessness making him very confused. (His previous owner went into service for the country.) 

Piccolo is a Yorkshire Terrier mix, 3 years young and neutered, housetrained & crate-trained, good with dogs, and ready for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Sweet Pea

Sweet Pea likes playing soccer with wadded-up paper balls, batting them around them room and watching them ricochet off the baseboards. 
 
She is a timid baby girl who would love to become a little sister to a confident and nurturing adult cat.

Sweet Pea is a young kitten with stunning coloration, now 3 months of age and spayed, and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA
 
At the time of rescue she was found roaming in a family's backyard and her mother was nowhere in sight. 
 
Please visit and ask for Sweet Pea by name.

Lucy



Lucy, devoted and intelligent, craves acceptance. 

She whines if she thinks you are ignoring her and coos when you pet her and tell her she's a sweetheart. 

Lucy is a lovely young spirit, a Shepherd mix, 2 years of age and spayed, housetrained, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

She needed us due to her previous owners' hardship.

Bandit

Bandit loves kids and bonds well with dogs. 

He is blessed with a very pleasant personality and social nature. 

Bandit is a Pomeranian mix, 2 years young, neutered, housetrained, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

He needed us when his previous owner moved into a nursing home.

Parfait




Parfait, a rescued junior puppy, took so many good pictures this morning we couldn't choose just one. 

She is delightfully expressive, always cute, and full of kindness. 

Parfait is a Chihuahua, about 6 months of age, good with dogs, now spayed and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Please puppy-proof your home and yard for her safety.

Louie

Louie, a gentle sweetheart, loves hearing praise that you are happy with him. 

He is an adorable Yorkshire Terrier, 4 years of age and neutered, good with dogs and mature kids, housetrained & crate-trained, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Louie needed us due to his previous owners' medical hardship.

Majesty

Majesty, embarking on a fresh start, now lifts his head and there's shine in his eyes. 
 
After years of disregard and a near-death experience, he is about to find out what a loving home feels like.

Majesty was found tied up under a dumpster only minutes before the trash truck arrived. He was forlorn, keeping his chin planted on the ground, and in severe, matted condition indicating years of neglect. The man who spotted him assured Majesty that he wanted to help him and he was able to pick Majesty up without any attempt at biting or nipping.

Majesty is a Silky Terrier, 6 years of age and neutered, and good with other dogs. He is now groomed, on a premium food plan, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tommy

Tommy, a dear young boy surging with hope, wants to know what a loving, responsible home feels like. 

He is a cute, small blend of breeds, 2 years of age, good with other dogs, now neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Tommy was reportedly in peril numerous times during the past 6 months due to continually escaping his previous home through a broken gate or wall. He was finally relinquished so he can be safe and find a home where he will be treasured forever.

Alexis



Many of you may remember Alexis in January when she was pregnant at the time of rescue.

Alexis mothered her babies with utmost devotion. In her foster home, when she needed to use the bathroom, she would sprint outdoors and then dash back inside as quickly as she could to be with her puppies.

Alexis is now spayed and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA. She is a petite sweetheart, a Chihuahua, 3 years of age, and good with other dogs. (Her babies will remain in foster care for a short time longer awaiting spay/neuter surgeries.)
Alexis, January 2017

Barbara

Barbara is a tiny young girl, terrified of people, and desperate to know where she belongs. 

She is a Yorkshire Terrier mix, 2 years of age, good with other dogs, now spayed and debuting for a hero adoption at Nevada SPCA

Barbara spent a few weeks in a foster home and made some progress with socialization. But while she prefers to be near people, she still panics when people attempt to touch her. 

Barbara will bloom as she realizes she is safe and enjoying a steady lifestyle routine. 

Please share her post to help her find someone very experienced and kind.

Akoni


"Will you let me love you forever?"

Akoni ("Invaluable") wants to understand your every word, often swinging his head from side-to-side to closely attune to the tone of your voice.

He is an adorable and wonderfully friendly Bully puppy, 6 months of age, good with other dogs, now neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA
 
Akoni is housetrained & crate-trained and compatible with mature kids too. 
 
He needed us due to his previous owners' hardship.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Angelica



Angelica, transformed emotionally and physically, is a longtime resident ready to love someone dearly forever. 
 
While her physical improvement has been gradual (weight loss on premium food), her emotional improvement appeared to be overnight. Before, she was terrified of her caretakers. Now, suddenly, she cannot get enough hugging and cuddling!

Angelica is a snow-white Chihuahua with cream color splotches on her back. She is 7 years of age, spayed, housetrained, good with dogs, and awaiting adoption at Nevada SPCA. 
 
Angelica needed us when her previous owners moved away without her and she had a very difficult time handling the trauma of the abandonment.

Angelica in January, shortly after her rescue

Lotus

Lotus likes chatting with people, napping in sun-rays coming through windows, and bonding with cats and mellow dogs. 

She is a beautiful young girl, a seal point Siamese, 1 year of age and spayed, and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA

Lotus was surrendered by her previous owners who feared their dogs were going to harm her.

Pinto


Pinto is a charismatic young boy who relishes ear rubs and rump scratches. 

He is a good-natured Boxer, 2 years of age and neutered, good with cats & dogs & kids, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Pinto needed us because of his previous owner's declining health. 

Please visit and ask for him by name.

Presley

Presley's previous owner passed away and she had no one left to love or care for her. 

She is a polite, devoted, gorgeous girl with tortoiseshell coloration (and freckles), 7 years of age and spayed, fine with other cats, and ready for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Presley is youthful in spirit and pounces on her toys like she's a kitten.

Bradley

Bradley's favorite things include sleeping under the covers at your side and investigating large, empty cardboard boxes. 

He is a majestic youngster, a Maine Coon, 1 year of age and neutered, fine with other cats, and ready for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

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

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Ryan

Ryan, a junior puppy starving for attention and adoration, needs someone to dote on him and nurture his spirit. 
 
His dreadful past reportedly included days spent alone locked in a bathroom without any interaction with people or dogs.

Ryan needs you to sit by him while he eats. He will cry if he senses you are displeased with him.

Ryan is a medium-size, lovable blend of many breeds, 10 months of age, good with cats and dogs, neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Copper



Copper, a brilliant young boy, charms everyone he meets with his sunny disposition. 

So eager to please, he picks up good behaviors quickly and needs your continuing kind guidance and steady lifestyle routine. 

Copper is a stunning German Shepherd mix, 1 year of age and neutered, debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

His background is mostly unknown, except that he was at another shelter that ran out of space. 

Please consider Copper if you have an active lifestyle and can share quality time on adventures with him.

Calypso


Calypso is a bouncy, enthusiastic youngster ready to accompany you on a lifetime of adventures! 

If you enjoy outdoor activities, he would love to be your devoted companion and family member. 

Calypso is an attractive Jack Russell Terrier (with an intriguing clover-shaped head coloration), 2 years of age, neutered, crate-trained, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

He was at another shelter that asked for our help because he cannot be around other dogs.

Hannah



Hannah, an endearing young girl with doe-like beauty, needs a home and someone to love. 

She is a well-behaved Shepherd mix, 2 years of age and spayed, housetrained & crate-trained, good with dogs and kids, and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA

Hannah became homeless because a previous family member was allergic to her. 

Please visit and ask for her by name.

Twinkle Little Star




Twinkle Little Star, a 4-pound sweetheart, has made great gains with self-esteem in the past two weeks. 

No longer hanging her head low, she's reaching up high and she's confident in steady hands. 

Twinkle Little Star is a dainty Chihuahua, 1 year young, housetrained & crate-trained, good with cats & dogs & older kids, and now spayed and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

She needed us due to a previous family member being allergic to her.

Garnet & Rocky

Garnet & Rocky love dashing through play tunnels, bonding with spunky cats and mellow dogs, and purring in the arms of people who praise them. 
 
The baby brothers are now 3 months of age, neutered, and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA.

At the time of rescue they were found in a family's backyard in danger of being harmed by a dog. 
 
They have since been raised and socialized in a wonderful foster home.
 
Please kitten-proof your home for their safety.

Rothchild

Rothchild, a wonderfully friendly baby boy, wants a home where he gets quality time with people daily. 
 
He is an American guinea pig, 2 months of age, and debuting for adoption today in the Lovebug Room at Nevada SPCA.

Rothchild's mom and Aunt, Mayflower and Gail, are available for adoption too (and previously posted). His mom was pregnant at the time of rescue and he was born here at the shelter and socialized well through the weeks with staff and volunteers.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Melissa

Melissa delights in laying at your side on the bed and rolling over for gentle belly rubs. 

She is an enchanting, affectionate youngster, a sweet girl with tortoiseshell coloration, 3 years of age, spayed, good with other cats, and ready for adoption at Nevada SPCA.

Melissa became homeless due to no fault of her own (her previous owners' financial hardship).

Ferrari

Ferrari, an earnest baby boy with a playful spirit, seeks someone he can love and adore forever. 
 
He is a Labrador Retriever mix puppy, 5 months of age, good with other dogs, now neutered and debuting for adoption today at Nevada SPCA.

Ferrari had ear infections at the time of rescue and his previous owner said he was not adjusting to their home. 
 
Please be committed to kind guidance and having patience with animals adjusting to your lifestyle, especially babies like Ferrari, who completely depend on your understanding and compassion.

Rescued baby birds.

Good news! As we were preparing this post we confirmed a loving foster home for five abandoned baby birds just rescued an hour ago.

A veterinary hospital found a small cardboard box outside of their front door and could hear the crying pleas for help from the babies. They found four ducks and a chicken inside.

Their foster mom is experienced with birds and providing nurturing care to very young animals.