Tag Archives: Friends for Life Animal Rescue

Dogtown: Special dogs seek special homes

Dogtown: Special dogs seek special homes

I usually write up the adoptable dogs at the county shelter or the dogs we are working with at Redwood Pals Rescue, but sometimes there are dogs in an in-between category.  These two, Jasper and Rufus, fall into one of those groups. Both of these dogs have already passed their temperament tests, but medical conditions have

Dogtown: Have a hero home for the holidays – Shelter’s Holiday Open House is Saturday

Here’s a happy story for the giving season: On the last day of November, a very sick dog came in to the McKinleyville Animal Care Center. This dog needed an emergency blood transfusion to have a chance at survival. There is no doggie blood bank, so a donor is needed in this situation. The call

Dogtown: Happy holidogs to host open house

Whew! It’s been a week in the dog world! The shelter’s dog population has stayed at a level way above capacity for a while now. Fortunately, a few things have happened or are happening to try and bring the numbers down. Our two longest residents, Jasper and Maverick, with two of their cohorts, are trying