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Balloon Fiesta: No Fun for Dogs

Balloon Fiesta: No Fun for Dogs

It’s that time of year with the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, and starting tomorrow morning, for the next nine days, the skies of Albuquerque will be filled with “Fire Breathing Dragons,” and on numerous nights (Thursday, Friday, both Saturdays, and Sunday) fireworks will fill the air over Balloon Fiesta Park. All of these festivities can […]

| September 30, 2022
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Welcome Little BlueBird!

Welcome Little BlueBird!

We got the call from an #NMDOG Villager Asking for help with a family members’ dog who was living at the end of his chain in Las Vegas, NM (#GroundZero for animal abuse in New Mexico) for THIRTEEN looooong years. I can’t even explain how full we are, how few foster homes we have, how […]

| August 10, 2022
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Marilyn and Maxximus visit Quality Mazda

Marilyn and Maxximus visit Quality Mazda

NMDOGs Marilyn and Maxximus had a “WooWoo” really good time visiting employees and customers at their Quality Mazda Showroom Meet & Greet. They got lots of snackos and pets!! Thanks to our Local Business partners at Quality Mazda for all of the support they continue to give our Dogs!! When you purchase a (new OR […]

| August 10, 2022
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An NMDOG Wedding

An NMDOG Wedding

A big NMDOG Congratulations to our sweet boy Alum Axis and his pawesome parents on their wedding day! Axis was with NMDOG for three years before he found his perfect people almost two years ago and they all fell in love unconditionally!! We are so HAPPY for this beautiful Family and grateful they included me […]

| July 28, 2022
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Arrival of Las Vegas Dogs: Donations Needed

Arrival of Las Vegas Dogs: Donations Needed

NMDOG Village, please welcome some very special dogs to the promise of love, safety, and the very best of care with us here at NMDOG. All of these kids came to us from our Sister Rescue the Animal Welfare Coalition of Northeastern New Mexico when the Las Vegas City Animal Shelter closed their doors this […]

| July 13, 2022
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Pet Safety Alert: Green Algae

Pet Safety Alert: Green Algae

Blue-Green Algae is currently present in bodies of water around NM, as well as many other places across the county.! It is extremely dangerous. https://www.aspca.org/…/pet-safety-alert-rising-dangers… If you suspect that your pet ingested something potentially toxic, please call your veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435 immediately. Also, if you spot this algae […]

| July 9, 2022
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Valencia County Bans Chaining of Dogs

Valencia County Bans Chaining of Dogs

(KRQE News 13, 03/04/2022) Valencia County Commissioners approved an updated animal ordinance that outlaws the chaining of dogs Wednesday night. The updated ordinance includes mandatory microchips, requirements for outdoor shelter, and a zero-tolerance policy for the chaining of dogs. There will be a grace period for dog owners to meet the requirements and resources will […]

| July 7, 2022
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Congratulations Valencia County!

Congratulations Valencia County!

Drummmrollllll…. NMDOG Village and residents of Valencia County YOU DID IT!! Last night at the Valencia County Commission meeting the new Animal Welfare Ordinance was approved! The new language includes Zero Tolerance Anti-Chaining, more humane requirements for outdoor shelter, mandatory microchips, and more! There will be a grace period put into place to allow residents […]

| March 5, 2022
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Soggy Doggies!

Soggy Doggies!

All NMDOG paws high to the awesome Soggy Doggy Mobile Self-Serve Pet Wash and “Woof”tique crew! We had a great time with them at NMDOG HQ: all of the HQ residents got baths, new collars, toys, and snuggle/brush time from volunteers. NMDOG Village: please visit the Soggy Doggy Facebook page, give them some love, follow […]

| September 14, 2021
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WANTED: Investigative Journalist

WANTED: Investigative Journalist

This is a sad, sad tale. And it is only the very tip of the iceberg of what is really going on: hoarders and animal abusers come from all over the country, from many different states, to seek refuge in New Mexico. And they find it. Like the people in this particular story: People ones […]

| April 6, 2021
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