Posts Tagged:Doris Day Animal Foundation

Delicate Dalia

Iriam and Dalia have been the best of friends for 7 years, when a friend gifted this spot of sunshine to Iriam. Needing to stay home a bit more than expected due to a disability, these two have become each other’s lifeline to hope over the past years. Being an attentive owner, Iriam noticed when…

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A Shiny Pearl

Five years ago, while out and about one day, Tina heard a small sound which led her to a tiny ball of fluff. This little kitten was lost and alone, and Tina knew she had found a new family member. Deciding upon the name Pearl, Tina and her new friend became fast companions in their…

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Rockin’ Rocky

Hot dog anyone? Wait! That’s not a hot dog, that’s just lovable Rocky dressed up and ready to spread smiles with his family on Halloween. This amiable pooch named Rocky just adores his family, even if he doesn’t understand why they dress him up sometimes! Linda and her spouse received Rocky from a friend 2…

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More Answers Needed For Zoey

Fluffy, alert and full of energy even at 9 years old, this beautiful Aussie pup named Zoey is an integral part of the Ball Family. Through thick and thin, Zoey has been a shining bright spot in this family’s life, especially during 2020 when COVID-related changes caused financial hardships. Zoey’s constant playfulness and spirit have…

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The Force Is With You Luke!

With a name like Luke Skywalker, this 6 month old orange tabby cat will have a lot to live up to in his lifetime! When his forever family brought him home as a kitten earlier this year, he made their little family complete. Luke Skywalker has already been living up to his name by being…

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A Father’s Pride and Joy

As a senior, Florentino has had the opportunity to be a ‘dog dad’ to K.C. for the past 12 1/2 years. These two have a special bond of support and love for each other. Florentino shared, “I have done my best to keep my K.C. girl healthy. I have had her on a raw food…

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Have A Heart

When the Moreno Family reached out to Max’s Helping Paws, it was clear from their story below that immediate treatment was needed to ensure the best quality of life for their newest family member, Micho – the black and white domestic kitten. “Micho is currently under emergency care at Pet Specialists of Monterey. He is…

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Nacho’s Necessary Care

One of the most rewarding parts about bringing a new puppy into your home is being able to start providing the care and love they need. For Savannah, when she brought home this sweet Pug named Nacho, she right away began lavishing him not only with toys and proper food, but also with the vaccines…

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Diagnosing The Trouble

They can speak, they can detect emergency medical situations, they can even smile at us sometimes! However, one thing our furry companions are often unable to do, is tell us where they are hurting and what the trouble is when they are unwell. For Anna, when she realized her beloved service companion July seemed to…

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Rocky’s Recovery

When this lovely lifelong student and retired Corrections Officer Mireya reached out to Max’s Helping Paws, her story of hope for her beloved Rocky filled our hearts. She shares it best below: “My 14-year-old cat Rocky had started to walk with a limp. Upon inspecting her paws, I noticed a lump. I scheduled an appointment…

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