Tag Archive for: Downey Animal Care Center

Scared young shepherd at California shelter given 72-hours to find a new home

Meet Gabriel; yes he looks very scared in his kennel and needs help now.  Downey Animal Care Center has given 72-hour notice for this two-year-old pup or he will be placed on the list for … Read More

German shepherd Zac resigned but accepts shelter life needs to be rescued

At the Downey Shelter in California, Zac needs someone to rescue him. The shelter has sent out a rescue plea, and this gorgeous golden brown and sable colored three-year-old has been approved for public adoption.… Read More

Senior German shepherd has no adoption offers and now part of the unwanted

At the Downey Animal Shelter in California, Arthur has had no offers for adoption. After years of loyalty, Arthur doesn’t understand what happened and why he is in a shelter cage with so many other … Read More

Scared 12-year-old beagle deserves better than dying alone at a shelter

This is Anthony; he is a 12-year-old beagle mix at the Downey Animal Care Center who needs a rescue or a committed adopter to care for him. His status is urgent, and although he is … Read More

Help needed: Friendly shelter dog escaped through a hole in play yard

In Downey, California, an eight-year-old bloodhound escaped from a hole in the play yard at the Los Angeles County Dept Animal Care & Control Downey Shelter on Monday. The public is being asked to keep … Read More

Shepherd is perfect but no one has come to adopt him

Meet Ringo Starr. This handsome four-year-old German shepherd is nearly perfect; he has a sweet smile, does a perfect sit and has a warm personality. So why hasn’t someone rushed over to the Downey Animal … Read More

Cute and irresistible but no one wants Magpie

Magpie is cute and irresistible, but no one has come to rescue her. Barely one-year-old, her utterly adorable under bite makes everyone who meets her smile. And why not? This English bulldog needs a loving … Read More

Shelter space is limited and Tycho the shepherd is slated to die

Shelter space at the Southeast Area Animal Control (SEAACA) is limited, and Tycho’s life is scheduled to end at any time. Impounded on November 15, from the City of Santa Fe Springs, no one has … Read More

Senior pup Henry all alone when his owner died with nowhere to go

At Downey Animal Care Center in California, Henry’s fate remains unclear. Who would want a 14-year-old dog? How could this have happened to a sweet, old guy like Henry.

A  shelter volunteer wrote about Henry’s … Read More

Loyal shepherd still waits for her owner to return in corner of busy Downey shelter

Volunteers have tears in their eyes as they watch Sophie on the brink of shutting down. The healthy nine-year-old loyal shepherd still waits  and watches in the corner of the playground at the busy Downey … Read More