November 30, 2023


General Evolution

Manfred and additional pets up for adoption in Phoenix-area shelters

Every year, close to 6.5 million companion animals enter shelters nationwide, according to the American Modern society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of these, about 3.3 million are puppies and 3.2 million are cats.

Each 7 days, The Arizona Republic highlights a handful of the lots of animals up for adoption at Valley shelters. To look at the standing of a specific animal, remember to get in touch with the shelter instantly.

Manfred: A pet dog on the lookout for a homerun family 

Interested adopters can view available pets, like Manfred, and schedule an appointment online at

For any baseball supporters examining about this cute pup, you may well feel this sweet boy is quite possibly named following the present Significant League Baseball Commissioner, Rob Manfred. On the other hand, it does not acquire an MLB supporter to be an admirer of this lovely Manfred, a 10-yr-previous Alaskan Malamute with the cutest ears in the Nationwide League West division and past!

Manfred was uncovered as a stray by a Good Samaritan who observed him having hit by a auto in early December and quickly took him to a neighborhood unexpected emergency animal clinic. The clinic then alerted the Arizona Humane Culture to this sweet pup and an Emergency Animal Health care Technician picked him up and transferred him to the shelter’s Second Opportunity Animal Trauma Hospital . Although he was limping at initial, he the good thing is did not have any key hurt to his limbs but it was uncovered that he experienced a mass on his tail that necessary to be eliminated, resulting in a portion of his tail to be amputated.