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A Loving Life for Molly

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 Pin0 We are blessed to be the ‘parents’ of the most amazing fur-baby, Molly.  She came to us by way of Barbara Bruin, Animal Welfare Director for the City of Albuquerque. We’ve always been dog lovers and have always had at least two, until our hearts were broken when we […]

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The Journey to Reduce Euthanasia at Our Shelter Begins

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 Pin0 When I walked into the Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department as its new director on December 1, 2009, it was a very sad and shocking place. Animals were being killed by the thousands for treatable diseases. Dogs were being killed for pretextual behavior reasons, or for no reason at all, […]

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The Saga of Charlotte Mrs. Bean

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Share0 Pin0 Charlotte Mrs. Bean was one of the most forlorn sights in the shelter.  So obese she had to reside in a bunny cage, she also suffered from a coat so matted it had to be shaved off, an upper respiratory infection, and worst of all, a sadness of spirit […]

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