Angel Sponsors:  B. Beals, R. Zander Sponsors:  C. Rojas, C. Olson, G. Jacobson, Suzie the GSP Hendrix came to us when he was eleven months old. Born with Spina Bifida, and unable to use his back legs. Hendrix’s previous rescue tried everything for him, an operation to close the spine, water and shock therapy to […] Read more »


Sponsor: N. Gregersen Cruelty to the max was what he went through before he got his three-legged walking papers to his new home. Milo’s leg was broken in five different places and his shoulder was shattered.  Can you even imagine someone doing that to their dog?  Surgery was tried in an attempt to save the […] Read more »

Dusty – Gone But Not Forgotten

  September 2011 – Dusty’s Story Dusty was slated to be euthanized at the same time her former owner was euthanizing his other dog who had cancer. Dusty is 11 years old, and she refuses to eat.  She tries to eat a little at a time, but has a hard time managing.   Dusty needs […] Read more »

Layla – Gone But Not Forgotten

Layla was not with us very long.  Her owner had died, and Layla came to us with myositis, valley fever, and hip dysplasia.  Her immune system could not hold up.  Layla took her journey over the Rainbow Bridge and to the Otra Lada with all the free spirits. We will continue to have a safe […] Read more »

Travis – Gone But Not Forgotten

October 5, 2015 – a sad farewell to Travis Another painful goodbye… Monday, I lost another best friend, Travis. Losing Travis has really taken its toll on me. Having Travis in my life for 15 years and being the last of my original crew has flooded me with all the memories of everyone Travis grew […] Read more »


Sponsor: N. Gregersen Tessa is a Bloodhound and Australian Shepherd mix, which explains a lot about her temperament! She was abandoned on one of the dirt roads near the Sanctuary.  In fact, a neighbor witnessed her being taken out of the car on a leash, and then the tags were cut off her collar and […] Read more »


March 2012 update Sandy is such a sweetheart! She’s always eager and attentive. Sandy would love to have you sponsor her. You can make a one-time donation, or become her Angel Sponsor with your monthly gift! Sponsor: N. Gregersen Sandy’s story Sandy first arrived at the Last Chance Ranch Sanctuary, when her owner, a good […] Read more »