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We’re eager to share with you all the day-to-day events that take place in Dogtown and in the Cool Cat Neighborhood! All of the action — from Pupdates to Adoption Announcements to A Day in the Life at Desert Haven — will be featured right here. All of our furry friends said that they hope you visit here often so you don’t miss out on anyone’s big Adoption Day!

Mark’s Shuttle Service

Mark’s Shuttle Service

Our animal care coordinator, Mark, shuttles dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens to and from our veterinary partner, usually making several trips each week.It is our policy that our companion animals are adopted to their new families only after we have had them spayed or...

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How can I help?

How can I help?

Local friends and supporters: Please save your aluminum cans and Bullock's receipts for us.Our Can Corral is located next to Paws & Claws Thrift Shoppe, which is adjacent to Family Dollar in TorC. You can also drop them off next to our donation box at the entrance...

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Thank you to our Contributors

Thank you to our Contributors

This week, several generous contributions were received from Jon of Virginia, Marcia of TorC, and Pat of Las Cruces. In addition, sustaining monthly donations were accepted from Maria of Elephant Butte in loving memory of her husband Richard and from Bill of...

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Consider a Contribution

Consider a Contribution

This is Bianca. Bianca experienced an abandonment filled with heartache. One of our volunteers found her on our sanctuary grounds one day, left behind by someone who no longer wanted her. As rescuers, this is the type of difficult challenge we are faced with day in...

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Bianca’s New Family

Bianca’s New Family

Bianca is thrilled to introduce her new family to you! She is loved, cared about, and wanted. She is home. We set out to find her the family of her dreams. Here they are! We love you, Bianca! Happy Adoption Day! 575.894.1694PO Box 638 Williamsburg, NM...

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November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020

HUMANE HAPPENINGS - WEEK OF NOVEMBER 17 2020As a community-minded Animal Welfare organization, Sierra County Humane Society operates four well-established programs which seek to strengthen our community. We invite Sierra County residents to take part in one of these...

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Painting Projects

Painting Projects

With the wind and sun of the high desert beating on our benches, signs, and structures there is always a painting project to complete at Desert Haven. We thank our work camping team members for continuing to maintain our sanctuary grounds by repainting weathered...

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Dogtown’s Longtime Resident

Dogtown’s Longtime Resident

#sneakpeek#scruffy#desertsunset 575.894.169415576 NM-187, Williamsburg, NM 87942PO Box 638 Williamsburg, NM 87942WeR4Pets@gmail.comFollow us on FaceBook: [et_social_follow icon_style="simple" icon_shape="circle" icons_location="top" col_number="auto"...

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October 26, 2020

October 26, 2020

HUMANE HAPPENINGS – WEEK OF OCTOBER 26, 2020 Daisy and Sandy, the beloved Dachshund siblings left behind when Larry, their doting human and Vice President of the Sierra County Humane Society, passed away recently, are now back at Desert Haven Animal Refuge, where they...

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Brody’s Happy Family

Brody’s Happy Family

Who remembers Brody (now Bohdi), our little Corgi mix rescue, who became a Colorado resident many months ago? Thankfully, this week we received a pupdate from his wonderful family. When we see this many exclamation points in a pupdate, we know all is going well and...

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