Cooper’s Story

Cooper’s Story

Rescue can feel ordinary when a healthy litter of puppies is adopted to homes where they will never have a bad day. And sometimes, an ordinary puppy adoption can become an extraordinary service dog . . . like Cooper. In August 2012, Cooper was a 3 month old puppy...
Hank’s Story

Hank’s Story

Rescue is heartwarming when we save a dog like Hank. Relinquished to a Kansas shelter because his family could no longer care for him, Hank was an 8-year-old dog who loved everyone. His health was not good, and the shelter deemed him “unadoptable”. Mountain Pet Rescue...
Porter’s Success Story

Porter’s Success Story

Life in transition. We’ve all been there. The first steps following a crossroads are full of excitement and hesitation as we head down the new path that lie ahead.     After four years in Denver, Michael headed West to Breckenridge. The crisp mountain air,...
Bailey’s Success Story

Bailey’s Success Story

  One hot summer day in Texas, a kind Samaritan watched Bailey and her 5 puppies get dumped in a park to survive on their own. A friend helped crawl through the underbrush to get this family to safety and MPR was contacted for help. While her puppies seemed very...
Chance’s Success Story

Chance’s Success Story

Sadly, a large number of dogs are dumped. Left to fend for themselves, many of them stay rooted to the spot where they were left.  Despite the elements and local dangers, they wait patiently, trusting their people to return for them. Chance was one of those dogs. He...
Jinks’ Success Story

Jinks’ Success Story

Since January 2012, Mountain Pet Rescue has saved 2000 dogs. What does that look like? It looks like Jinks. Found in a ditch by an Oklahoma truck driver who initially thought he was dead, Jinks was in bad shape. He was starving, dehydrated, and nearly frozen. Barely...