Category Archives: Happy Tail Stories

Bonnie aka Mattie Earp Happy Tail

Bonnie aka Mattie Earp I was browsing sites looking for another female Siamese mix and thought you might like an update on one of your former kitties. I adopted her from your shelter in Sept 2010. She was less than … Continue reading

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Charlotte Happy Tail Update

Each year our annual fundraising newsletter features a dog and a cat.  This year’s dog was Charlotte. You can read her original story under our Happy Tail Section.  Her owner Mary Jo just sent us a recent up date:   ( If … Continue reading

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From Desert Dweller to Beach Comber

His name is Silas. He was born Aug 30, 2010.  His first owner had him until June of 2012 when he surrendered him to the shelter because he kept digging out and he couldn’t contain him.   His next owner lived near the … Continue reading

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Happy Tail for Goshey

One of our volunteers at the shelter adopted this beautiful shy girl a few years ago.  Here’s her Happy Tail.                       Goshey was found wandering around Courthouse Park in Deming … Continue reading

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Another Happy Dog Tail

Hi.  I was a stray dog in Yuma.  I was taken to the Yuma Human Society.  Unlike the Tombstone Small Animal Shelter, the Yuma Humane Society is not a no-kill shelter.  Dogs and cats who are not adopted within a … Continue reading

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Presley aka Romeow Happy Tail

Presley aka Romeow Happy Tail Hi some of you may remember me as Presley aka Romeow I had a bit of an attitude and would growl when my cage was opened now I live here and get tummy rubs and … Continue reading

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Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to Charla Henney for entering a picture of her dog Josie, a former guest of the shelter, in a picture contest on the following FB page forhttps://www.facebook.com/theunexpectedpitbull. Josie’s picture won an Earth Related http://earthrated.com/ prize and the shelter … Continue reading

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Happy Tail – “Perfect Fit”

Everyone has heard the term “Perfect Fit”, right?  Well in the animal shelter context it means that an animal has found the perfect place to be.  And a lot of the times they are the ones to make that decision. … Continue reading

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Charlotte’s Purpose – Happy Tail Story

Most of us have had several dogs over our life time and they all mean something to us. Once in a while there will be one that stands out, the one that when you see a new dog smile, or … Continue reading

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Lyric’s Happy Tail Story

We were a all Rottweiler family for over 20 years and when our last Rott was put down because of cancer I thought that now we are done with dogs; however, my wife started lobbying for another dog. So I … Continue reading

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