Enjoy scrolling through all of our Frosted Face senior animals who have benefit from our mission at Frosted Faces Foundation.  If you have been following a certain Frosted Face's story and would like to know how he/she is doing, please email us at friends@frostedfacesfoundation.org.

The most recently rescued animals are listed first.  Please make note of animals still looking for families and apply to Foster, Forever Foster, or be their Forever Family.  You can view their biographies and more photos at Available Frosted Faces. You can also help fund their care, by registering as their monthly sponsoring Fan.  To view animals to whom we have fulfilled our promise and read tributes by their families, please go to our Fulfillments page.


Dudley

We rescued Dudley on August 14th, 2017 from OC Shelter after he came in as a stray.  He is about 11 years old, probably older, and on the small side for a Beagle.  He is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes.  We are currently accepting applications for him, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Amanda Jimenez


Harper

We rescued Harper on August 14th, 2017 from Downey Shelter after she was surrendered by her family.  She is 17 years old,  and smaller than you would anticipate.  Our best guess is that she is a Corgi mix. She is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes, and does not appear to hear well. We are currently accepting applications for her, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Jennifer Sain


Paige

We rescued Paige on August 8th, 2017 from Moreno Valley Shelter when she was 10 years old.  She is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs.  We are currently accepting applications for her, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Jennifer Carroll


Myrtle

We rescued Paige on August 8th, 2017 from Moreno Valley Shelter when she was 8 years old.  She is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs.  We are currently accepting applications for her, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fans


Lyric

We rescued Lyric on August 3rd, 2017 from Bonita Shelter when she was 14 years old.  She now lives with and is loved by Carrie Chung.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Susan Melton
Amanda Harn
Vita Lusty
Chelsey Fosburgh
Lee Selman


Cupcake

We rescued Cupcake on August 2nd, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when she was 10 years old.  She now lives with and is loved by Barbara.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Melody Harper
Bonnie Sposato
Emmit Luther


Gable

We rescued Gable on August 2nd, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when he was 12 years old.  He is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs.  We are currently accepting applications for him, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Evelyn Fielman
Melody Harper


Dede

We rescued Dede on July 30th, 2017 from the San Diego Humane Society- Escondido Campus when she was 18 years old.  She is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs.  We are currently accepting applications for her, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Loree Cook
Christina Arnott
Sara Rodelo


Potter

We rescued Potter on July 22nd, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when he was 15 years old.  He is well socialized with kids, cats, and dogs.  We are currently accepting applications for him, please apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Penny Mcnamara
Renee Feldman
Tralynn Gray


Lady

13 year old Lady was relinquished to us on July 19th, 2017 by people who found her in a park.  She now lives with and is loved by Ray and Nancy Funderbunk.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Terri Denning


Clooney

We rescued Clooney on July 13th, 2017 from South Los Angeles Shelter when he was 8 years old.  We are currently screening applications for him. Clooney is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Sara Rodelo


Fender

We rescued Fender on July 12th, 2017 from Bonita Shelter when he was 9 years old.  Fender now lives with and is loved by Stephanie Stolzenberg.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Marco Chavira


Twix

We rescued Twix on July 11th, 2017 from Bonita Shelter when he was 10 years old.  We are currently screening applications for him. Twix is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Teena Deering


Kami

We rescued Kami on July 9th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when she was 12 years old.  We are currently screening applications for her. Kami is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lauretta Johnson
Heather Muncie
Nancy Semrow


Cookie

We rescued Cookie, formerly Macy, on July 9th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when she was 9 years old. Cookie now lives with and is loved by Lynne Christmas.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Trudi Schoolhouse


Rhodes

We rescued Rhodes on July 9th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when he was 10 years old.  We are currently screening applications for him. Rhodes is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Robin Harmon


Leenda

We rescued Leenda on July 9th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when she was 9 years old.  We are currently screening applications for her. Leenda is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lisa Lindberg
Katja Guenther


Quito

We rescued Quito on July 8th, 2017 from Coachella Valley Shelter when he was 16 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Lynne Christmas.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lily Belle Bakery
Melody Harper
Emmit Luther


Tate

We rescued Tate on July 7th from North Central Shelter- LA when he was 13 years old. He now lives with and is loved by Lori Hunt.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Judith Ann Johnson
Emma Caperelli
Jerrica Naito
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Finley

We rescued Finley on July 6th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter when he was 15 years old.  We are currently screening applications for him. Finley is social with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes!  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
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Roxy

Roxy was surrendered by her owner with Nicky to San Bernardino City Shelter on June 28th, 2017.  She is 12 years old, a little overweight, and over the top friendly!  She is great with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes. She can walk about two miles, but not too much further because she has old hips.  She loves to lay upside down for belly rubs and gives endless kisses.  We are currently accepting applications for her!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lauretta Johnson
Sandra Gerety
Robin Zakoor
Gail Rose


Nicky

Nicky was surrendered by her owner with Roxy to San Bernardino City Shelter on June 28th, 2017.  She is 12 years old and is diabetic. She knows "sit," "stay," and "shake," and gives kisses galore, just like her sister!  Nicky is good with kids, cats, and dogs of all sizes. She will find a spot and lay down comfortably near your feet, as she is fiercely loyal and will love you forever.  We are currently accepting applications for her!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lauretta Johnson
Adam Smith
Robin Zakoor
Jennifer Baum
Kevin Hoffart


Asher

We rescued Asher from OC Shelter on June 26th, 2017.  He is guessed to be about 14 years old and was brought in as a stray by animal control after being found abandoned in a grass field.  He is bright, his eyes are like marbles, never quite pointing in the right direction, and very stiff.  

The longer he is at Frosted Faces Foundation, the stronger he gets, from only being able to take tiny steps once propped on his feet, to now being able to stand himself up and walk with intention.  He gratefully thanks you for attention with lizard licks by his long tongue.  We are not sure how long we will be able to maintain a quality life for Asher, but he deserves family and this time of happiness.  We are currently accepting applications for him!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Mona Ueda
Raquel Baehl
 


Grayson

Grayson is about 15 years old and was rescued from Riverside Shelter on June 24th, 2017, the day he was scheduled to be euthanized.  We got him all cleaned up and he seemed to perk up!  Upon rescue he seemed mentally dull and the shelter even said he was paralyzed, but Grayson can walk and can follow his friends in and out of the house.  He can find dog beds, and recognizes food- although we have to switch the meats to keep him interested.  

Grayson is now loved by and lives with Jim Ito & Melanie Granfors.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Shannon Hadley
Alicia Mertz


Hobbes

On May 5th, 2017 of this year Woody was finally caught as a stray on the streets of Mexico. He was brought to the vet diagnosed with sarcoptic mange and was very malnourished and weak. He went to foster and then The Barking Lot in the US agreed to take over his care.

When he arrived, much to their surprise, they realized he was a senior and quite arthritic! It is a struggle for rescues to place senior dogs whose focus is not that demographic. Seniors potentially could live at their facility for a good long time, if not their whole lives, if they are truly a no kill facility. We agreed to transfer Woody into our care as a Frosted Face on June 22nd, 2017 so that we could help to find him a family, improve his quality of life in the meantime, and free up a kennel at The Barking Lot for them to continue to rescue.

This morning volunteer, Toni, gave Woody a bath, he got a new collar and tags, and we introduced him to some new friends. He has a veterinary appointment this afternoon at High Valley Veterinary Hospital for bloodwork so that we can start him on some pain management medication.

During intake procedures today we found a microchip! We called the company who informed us that the chip was not registered, but that it was purchased from Chula Vista Animal Care Facility. We called them to find out more information. Woody was adopted from them in 2007 as a puppy who had been surrendered to them with skin conditions even way back then, and the contact information was no longer up to date for the adopters.

We have decided to rename Woody "Hobbes" and he has the longest most beautiful legs, a regal posture, and yet has been through so much transition and likely loneliness.

Help us to fulfill our promise of family for him! Hobbes needs a Foster or Forever Foster Family. 

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Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Stacy LaFrance
Maria Neuzil


Angie

Angie, formerly Opal, was rescued at the age of 10 years old on June 20th, 2017 from Bonita Shelter.  She is now loved by and lives with Judy Ipema.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Michelle Bennett


Pirate

9 year old Pirate from Humane Society of Imperial County arrived on June 15th, 2017 It was getting very very hot in El Centro and the dogs live in wire crates without air, so the shelter was working terribly hard to exit as many as possible.

Pirate was brought into the shelter as a stray in January of this year. No one came for him, so the shelter pursued enucleation on his left eye and did dental surgery. He also has an old ear hematoma and a cleft palate!

Little Man Pi is pretty shy and scampers away when you reach for him. When he surrenders, he rolls over and eyes you up begging for his safety. We have matched him with two other well balanced dogs to show him the ropes, Toast and Reese, and we have already caught them all in a dog pile sharing a bed sound asleep!

We are currently screening applications for him!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Marcos Calahorrano
Marianne Bradley


Ozzie & Harriet

11 year olds Ozzie & Harriet were placed in the night drop box at Riverside Shelter.  We rescued them on June 9th, 2017. They have horrible scabies and we are nursing them back to health!  We are currently accepting applications for them.

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Ozzie's Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Tamara Lindley
Bubalove Sweater Club

Harriet's Monthly Sponsoring Fan 
Michelle Engler
ubalove Sweater Club


Peanut

We rescued 14 year old Peanut from Palmdale Shelter on June 8th, 2017.  He was surrendered by his family because they had too many dogs.  We are currently screening applications for him.  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Valerie Moody
Debbie DeLaCruz


Marshall

10 year old Marshall was rescued from Downey Shelter on June 8th, 2017.  He is now loved by and lives with Christine Alkire.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Bonnie Sposato
Jarissa Aquinda


Bisabuela

We rescued Bisabuela when she was 18 years old and brought in as a stray to Devore Shelter on May 27th, 2017.  She is currently being fostered by Anthony & Mary Savoia. We are currently accepting applications for her. 

Apply!

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Tralynn Gray
Itzel and Martha Perez


Posey

We rescued Posey at the age of 9 years old on May 27th, 2017 from Devore Shelter after she was brought in as a stray. Posey is loved by and lives with Rickie and Emma Santer.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Cristina Halstead


Cocoa

Cocoa, formerly Choco, was surrendered to us through our Final Wish Program when her mom was in the at stages of Alzheimer's.  Cocoa is 13 years old and very friendly and sweet.  She is now loved by and lives with Therrol and Nikki King.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Lisa Switzer


Eve

We rescued 10 year old Eve from Ramona Humane Society on May 19th, 2017.  She now lives with and is loved by Steven and Cheryl Hirsch.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Kim Blunt
Pete LaCava


Reese

We rescued Reese from OC Shelter on May 16th, 2017 when he was 15 years old.  He is now loved by and lives with Ryan and Kris Valverde.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Robin Zakoor
Monica Fitch
Jodie Reyes
Angela Wilder


Herbie

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We rescued Herbie from Apple Valley Shelter on May 16th, 2017 at the age of 10 years old.  He is now loved by and lives with Douglas and Stacey Collins.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Shirley Lin
Carla Anderson


Felix

We rescued Felix from OC Shelter on May 16th, 2017 at the age of 10 years old. He is now loved by and lives with Robin and Carolyn Hoffos.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Lynn Cannizzaro
Karen Billington


Felicity

We rescued Felicity from Lancaster Shelter on May 16th, 2017 at the age of 10 years old. We are currently screening Foster or Family applications for her.

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Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Kelly Freel


Clara

We rescued Clara from Riverside Shelter on May 15th, 2017 at the age of 13 years old. She now lives with and is loved by Melany Biendara.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Phil Baldacci


Wren

Wren was rescued at the age of 14 years old from Coachella Valley Shelter on May 3rd, 2017.  She now lives with and is loved by Jeff Dyberg & Susan Ryan.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Mary Lyn Clements


Nickel

Nickel was rescued at the age of 12 years old from Coachella Valley Shelter on May 3rd, 2017.  He now lives with and is loved by Stefan and Kristina Maroudis.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Tralynn Gray


Spike

Spike was rescued from Devore Shelter by The Barking Lot in 2011.  He has lived at their facility for 5 years and on April 29th, 2017 we were granted with his care at Frosted Faces Foundation in hopes of finding him a home in his senior years.  Spike is now 12 years old and qualifies for the Molly & Me Project, where a San Diego Foster Family that has NO animals could be paid $200/month.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Juan Perdomo


Banjo

Banjo is 10 years old and was rescued from Bonita Shelter on April 28th, 2017.  Banjo now lives with and is loved by Kyle and Alexis Bowen.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Moira Mahony
Guy Zigfrid
Darby Hall
Joe & Renee Dalo


Toast

Toast is 9 years old and was rescued from Bonita Shelter on April 28th, 2017.  We are currently screening applications for him.  

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Roxanne Perez
Beth Leipold
Kristi Palmer
Tralynn Gray


Gracie

Gracie is 9 years old and was rescued from Bonita Shelter on April 28th, 2017.  She is now loved by and lives with Sam & Angela Ballard.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Theresa Rosenthal
Sue King
Laurie Brewer


Shorty


We rescued Shorty on April 27th, 2017 from Baldwin Park Shelter.  He had been surrendered at the age of 14 years old! He has survived a serious bout of pneumonia that he contracted from the shelter environment.  He now is loved by and lives with Barbara Smith.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Kelly McNamee


Henry

Henry was surrendered to San Bernardino City Shelter at the age of 17 years old.  We rescued him on April 26th, 2017.  He now lives with and is loved by Ann Vertrees.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Cathy Karr
Tracy Wagner
Sabina Meyer
Margo Pisa
Kathy Huisinga Scheffer


Sara

On April 20th, 2017 10 year old Sara and 12 year old Zoey were relinquished into the care of FFF via the Final Wish Program when their mom was diagnosed with Alzheimer's and admitted into an assisted living facility. Their mom's sister lovingly wanted to make sure that Sara and Zoey lived long happy lives and entrusted us with their care. 

Zoey passed away shortly after placement due to neurological dysfunction. Sara is 10 years old and perhaps an Australian Shepherd/Catahoula mix. She moves well, is a happy girl, she is quite treat motivated, and is good with dogs, cats, and kids. She can keep up on a walk like a young pup, and walks well on leash.

Sara is loved by and lives with Ryan and Kris Valverde!

Sara's Monthly Sponsoring Fans
David Triemert, Krista Hogan, Karen Terra, Judy Traub

 


Sonoma

Sonoma was rescued from Carson Shelter on April 19th, 2017 after he was surrendered by his owners at the age of 20 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Manny Agah & Klaudia Barsi.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Jessica Snyder,  Audrey Brooks, Sara Rodelo, Jennifer Pickard, Deborah Anderson, Tina Roese, Hilary O'Kelley, Vicky Aldana, Lori Haskins


Lily

9 year old Lily was rescued from Baldwin Park Shelter on April 18th, 2017 after she was brought in as a stray.  She is loved by and lives with Lynn Crafts.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Carolyn Albee
Raylene Wall
Caryn Requejo
 


Betty

10 year old Betty, formerly Blackie, was rescued on April 17th, 2017 after being surrendered to Carson Shelter in a plastic garbage bag.  We are currently screening applications for her!  She now lives with and is loved by John and Carolyn Hedges.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Michele Conte, Jaclyn Zandieh, Beverley Patterson, Joanna Scheipe, Gail L Warzyn, Caryn Requejo, Mari Stein, Christine Kassin, Nicole Piracci, Belinda Burton, Sara Rodelo, Leslie Hampton, Amy Rowland, Elizabeth Schwind, Janene Wirtz


LuLu

We rescued 15 year old LuLu from Bonita Shelter on April 5th, 2017. She now lives with and is loved by Jenny Fitzgerald.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Jane Leavy
Kathleen Phelps
 


Patton

We rescued 10 year old Patton on March 14th, 2017 from Riverside Shelter.  Patton now lives with and is loved by Andy & Kelly Smisek.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Jennifer Glatz
Rebecca Livingston
Kristine Rose
Debra Sakata
Debbie Christianson


Stanley

We rescued 15 year old Stanley from East Valley Shelter- Los Angeles on March 10th, 2017 after he had been surrendered by his owners because they had a baby and there was no more room for him.  He now lives with and is loved by Susan Jamme.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Tralynn Gray
Anthony Montagnino
Pearce Family


Coco

We rescued 10 year old Coco from East Valley Shelter- Los Angeles on March 10th, 2017.  We removed a giant tumor that was on her shoulder, as big as her head!  She now lives with and is loved by Scott and Katie Gajda.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Stephanie Font
Leo Puppy Mill Survivor


Caroline

We rescued 10 year old Caroline from the Bonita Shelter after she was abandoned in someone's apartment.  She now lives with and is loved by Rachel Labbe Bellas.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Susan Guenzel
Tawnya Torok
Sondra Peters
Jennifer Hustad Murray


Winnie

We took Winnie into our care on March 2nd, 2017 after she had been discovered by a bank's cleanup crew on a foreclosed home abandoned in the backyard.  She is about 14 years old and one lucky girl!  She is now loved and lives with Matt and Brandy Ludwig.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lisa Lumpkins
Wendy Edwards
Susan Mohr


Gibson

Gibson is 9 years old and was rescued by Hope for Paws and transferred to our care on March 1st, 2017. We are currently screening applications for potential Foster or Forever Fosters for him!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Caryn Requejo
J Hart Enterprises
Ginger Haggerty
Robin Zakoor
Gayle Dockham


Riley

Riley is 13 years old and was rescued from OC Shelter on February 28th, 2017.  He is now loved by and lives with Weena Joshi.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Lynne Thompson
Mary Jo Ball
Pooja Teckchandani
Connie Lazarus


Cinnamon

Cinnamon is 9 years old and was rescued from Baldwin Park Shelter on February 19th, 2017.  She now lives with and is loved by Steve and Doreen Smith.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
David Triemert
Sandra Buechner


Lulu

Lulu is 14 years old and was rescued from San Jacinto Shelter on February 15th, 2015.  She is now loved by and lives with Lottie Siann and Kerstin Mooneyham.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
David Triemert
Kirk Christiansen

 



Fisher

Fisher was rescued from Harbor Shelter on January 31st, 2017 at the age of 8 years old.  Fisher is loved by and lives with Susan Gonzales.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Rachel Frederick
Trisha Snyder
Debra Sakata
 


Pammy


We rescued Pammy when she was 12 years old from OC Shelter on January 28th, 2017.  She now lives with and is loved by Stephanie Schumacher.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Meredith Small
Jessica Farrington
Leslie Smart
Ellen Wenzel


Tandy

We rescued Tandy when she was 9 years old from OC Shelter on January 28th, 2017.  We are currently accepting applications for her!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Melany Biendara
Sara Rodelo


Betty


We rescued Betty on January 17th, 2017 from Imperial Valley Humane Society when she was 10 years old. Betty now lives with and is loved by Ramin and Katy Goshtasbi.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Julie Preston
JoAnna Green

 


Pepe


We rescued Pepe at the age of 13 years old from Redlands Shelter on January 16th, 2017.  He now lives with and is loved by Kathy Tran.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Jennifer Nayer
Alana Lawler
Sima Salek


Charlie


We rescued Charlie at the age of 12 years old from San Jacinto Shelter on January 11th, 2017.  He now lives with and is loved by Amy Pierce.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Ryan Malina
Cynthia Schumacher


Cassie


Cassie was 10 years old when we rescued her from Devore Shelter on January 10th, 2017.  She now lives with and is loved by Anthony and Mary Savoia.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Victoria Minetta
Robin Kardon
Judith Johnson
Tine Weseman


Hansel

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10 year old Hansel was rescued along with Gretel from Riverside Shelter on January 6th, 2017. He is now loved by and lives with Buddy and Lisa Douglass.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Gina Philips
Jennifer Glatz
Brenda Barozzi


Gretel

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10 year old Gretel was rescued along with Hansel from Riverside Shelter on January 6th, 2017.  She is now loved by and lives with Buddy and Lisa Douglass.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Traylynn Gray
Joyce Onufer


Frankie


Frankie was rescued on December 18th, 2016 from Bonita Shelter at the age of 10 years old.  She now lives with and is loved by Craig and Carla Cackowski.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Deborah Pater
Michelle Bennett
Mari Stein


Catherine


Catherine was rescued from Baldwin Park Shelter on December 13th, 2016 at the age of 8 years old.  She now lives with and is loved by Mike Bergstrom and Beth Pratt.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Arnold Valdez
Karen Bisogno
Mari Stein


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Harley


Harley was rescued from Hope for Paws on December 12th, 2016 at the age of 8 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Judy Barnhurst.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Brittany Cameron
Caryn Requejo
Gayle Dockham
 


Moosie


Moosie was rescued on December 5th, 2016 from Downey Shelter at the age of 16 years old. We are currently accpeting applications for him!

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Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Michelle Dellino
Katrina Nelson
Christine Thorington


Maggie


We rescued 12 year old Maggie from Baldwin Park Shelter on October 18th, 2016.  She now lives with and is loved by Suzanne Wagner.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Denise Mendonca
Allison Choi
Terry Hensley
 


Phoebe


We rescued 16 year old Phoebe from Bonita shelter of San Diego after she had been brought in as a stray.  She now lives with and is loved by Nelson White and Daniel Maccia.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Linda Pham
Elaine Carlton
Rossana Valverde


Muneca


We rescued 18 year old Muneca from Baldwin Park Shelter after she had been surrendered by her owners.  She is now loved by and lives with Richard and Amy Gann.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Annette Murphy, Victoria Hobbs, Christina Anthony, Jacquie Jordan Inc, Brook Humphries, Johanna Leap, Josephine Corcoran, Pooja Teckchandani, Jeanne Morales, Meissner Meissner,  Michael Zelekovic, Lisa Shillingburg , Tasha Seeba, Marnie Collier, Rosary Califano, Marta Palos


Skip


We rescued 14 year old Skip from Castaic shelter on October 7th, 2016 after he had been surrendered there by his owners. He now lives with and is loved by Jenna Larson.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Ryan Malina
Laura Meadows
Trisha Snyder
Nicole St. Aubin


Rocky

We rescued 10 year old Rocky after he and his brother had been surrendered by their owners to Baldwin Park Shelter because they were moving and could not come along.  Rocky's brother Mikey contracted an upper respiratory infection at the shelter and was euthanized.  Rocky is now loved by and lives with Marisa Salas.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Patricia Gonzalez-Powell
Trina Snow
Nicole Pierce
 

 


Oakley


12 year old Oakley was rescued from OC Shelter on September 28th, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Linda Hadman.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Donna Felten
Jane Wilkinson
 


Dougie


15 year old Dougie was rescued from San Bernardino City Shelter on September 23rd, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Trina Snow and Tammy Parton.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Laura Ciha
Eileen Taylor


Frannie


12 year old Frannie was rescued from Devore Shelter on September 23rd, 2016.  She now lives with and is loved by Paul and Teresa Mondello.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Beth Leipold
Bobbi Moody
 


Sparky


We rescued Sparky from Devore Shelter on September 2nd, 2016 on the day he was scheduled to be euthanized.  At 12 years old he still has a lot of life to live!  He now lives with and is loved by Claire Hardy Jenkins.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Patricia Powell-Gonzalez
Julie Kole
 


Nettie


10 year old Nettie was rescued from San Bernardino City Shelter on August 16th, 2016. She now lives with and is loved by Ken and Linh Vandermar.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Laura Miles
Trina Snow
Nina Dalle
Kathy Cleveland
 


Westley


12 year old Westley was rescued from North Central Shelter- LA on August 10th, 2016.  He is now loved by and lives with Jim Ito and Melanie Granfors.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Donna Miller
Cynthia Munoz
Bonnie Sposato
Kathy Huisinga Scheffer
Ann Sehorn
 


Buddy


14 year old Buddy was rescued from Coachella Valley Shelter on August 10th, 2016.  He is now loved by and lives with Rob Bailey and Denise Mendonca.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Isabel Rosser
Elizabeth Pratt


Gertie


Gertie was rescued at the age of 15 years old from Coachella Valley Shelter on July 19th, 2016. She now lives with and is loved by Dianne Phillips.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Barbara Kohn
Millicent Townsend
 


Patrick

13 year old Patrick was rescued from OC Shelter on July 13th, 2016 after he was brought in as a stray.  He is now loved by and lives with Bert and Kris Wood.

Monthly Sponsoring Fans
Hazel Casillas
Tanya Nielsen
Judith Traub
 


Phyllis


15 year old Phyllis was rescued from Lancaster Shelter on June 19th, 2016.  She now lives with and is loved by Al Munoz and Charline Twitchell.

Monthly Sponsoring Fan
Lena Peters
Eve Syvanen


Winston
 

We rescued 10 year old Winston from Baldwin Park Shelter on June 6th, 2016 after he was brought in as a stray. He is now loved by and lives with Lynne Christmas.

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Lissa Gienty
Cristina Tello Berumen
 



Dally


Dally was rescued form Carson Shelter on June 4th, 2016 when he was 11 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Jeremy and Janine Marr.

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Jeremiah Evans
Itzel & Martha Perez
 


Cheech


We rescued 8 year old Cheech on May 26th, 2016 from Downey Shelter after he had been surrendered there by his owners.  He now lives with and is loved by Mike and Jeri Foley.

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Dottie

12 year old Dottie was rescued on May 23rd, 2016 from Carson Shelter. We are currently screening applications for her!

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Enythe Green
 


Bones


Bones, formerly Pepper Perry, was rescued from Carson Shelter on May 14th, 2016 after he had been surrendered there by his owners.  He now lives with and is loved by Brian Corcoran and Jen Haselow.

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Lissa Gienty
Devan Lane


Monty

We rescued 10 year old Monty, formerly Mikey, from Idaho Humane Society on May 10th, 2016.  During and adoption event in Downey, CA called Shane's War the previous week, 30 dogs were transported to Idaho Humane Society in Boise, ID where their shelter has a low number of dogs.  We were notified only two days later that one of the dogs that was transported, Monty, was deemed unadoptable and was going to be euthanized.  We flew to Boise, ID the very next day to re-rescue him because we had made a commitment to him.  Monty now lives with and is loved by Ann McKay and Ed Steinfield.

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Pip


We rescued 16 year old Pip from Moreno Valley Shelter on May 6th, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Paula Rushton.

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Kathleen Rossa
 


Zucky

We rescued 13 year old Zucky on May 4th, 2016 from Downey Shelter.  We are currently screening applications for him for a Foster or Forever Family!

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Deborah Pater
Donna Stuber
Monica Snow
 


Reggie

We rescued 8 year old Reggie on May 4th, 2016 from Downey Shelter.  He now lives with and is loved by Elaine Byrnes.

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Tralynn Gray
Dona Doig


Gigi

We rescued 8 year old Gigi on May 4th, 2016 from Carson Shelter. Is loved by and lives with Chuck and Carol Schmit

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David Joseph Kadona
 


Brooklyn

We rescued 11 year old Brooklyn on May 4th, 2016 from Downey Shelter.  He now lives with and is loved by Caprice Burnett.

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JoAnn Gudim


Kirby

We rescued Kirby on March 16th, 2016 from Inland Valley Humane Society when he was 15 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Rob Bailey and Denise Mendonca.

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Connie Comegys
LeeAnn Ford


Bernie

We rescued Bernie on March 12th, 2016 from Downey Shelter when he was 10 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Jake and Lisa Conway.

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Jennifer Murray
Hazel Casillas
Susan Ryan


Fiona

We rescued Fiona from San Diego Animal Control-Bonita on February 28th, 2016.  She lives with and is loved by Dominic and Christine Castiglioni.

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Isabel Rosser
 


Munchie

We rescued Munchie via the intervention program as he was being surrendered by his owners to OC shelter on February 26th, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Dorothy.

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Judith Johnson
 


Fargo

We rescued Fargo from OC shelter on February 26th, 2016.  He lives with and is loved by Holly Walthers of “Leo Puppy Mill Survivor.”

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Turk

10 year old Turk has lived his entire life in a tiny yard beside a barber shop in LA. His owner was being evicted and planned to bring him to the shelter, but a dog loving neighbor called Hope for Paws and asked for help. In their care Turk got groomed, neutered, had a mass on his backside removed, and an ear hematoma repaired. Imagine this 125 pound matted bear they discovered after living neglected for so long!

Our policy is that we only rescue and support dogs who come from shelters with no advocates who have already been abandoned, however, we are proud that Hope for Paws entrusts us with the care of the dogs they rescue. With that responsibility, we also gratefully accept a generous medical grant which has the potential to cover more than a few major medical procedures for our Frosted Faces. Turk officially became a Frosted Face on January 30th, 2015 and he now lives with and is loved by Forever Foster Family, Corey and Tina Poudrier.

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Lily

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We rescued 12 year old Lily from Baldwin Park Shelter on January 28th, 2016.  She now lives with and is loved by Forever Foster, Stacey Starks.

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Molly

We rescued 8 year old Molly from Downey Shelter on January 28th, 2016.  We are currently screening applications for her for the Molly & Me Project.  A family can be paid $200/month for being Molly's Foster Family!

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Hopie

We rescued 14 year old Hopie, from Downey Shelter on January 22nd, 2016.  She now lives with and is loved by Forever Foster, Monique Karlen.

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Susan Jamme
Jennifer Bennink
Susan Thomas


Steel

We rescued 15 year old Steel from Moreno Valley Shelter on January 15th, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Forever Foster, Melissa Pendleton.

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Judith Johnson


Eros

We rescued 10 year old Eros from Bonita Shelter on January 11th, 2016.  He now lives with and is loved by Forever Fosters, Mark and Tanya Rhoades.

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John Gabaldo and Jean Uhen


Bella

We rescued 8 year old Bella, formerly Chiquis, from Downey Shelter on December 30th, and is now loved by Edward Holland.

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Tami Cross
Karol Elwood
Debbie Ray
Beth Leipold
Rachel Parsley
Cindy White


Teddy

We rescued 10 year old Teddy from Downey Shelter on December 18th, 2015.  He was surrendered by a crying family who said he was having consistent seizures.  Teddy is now loved by Jordan Culhane!

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Natalie Black
Debbie DeLaCruz


Buddy Boy

We rescued 10 year old Buddy Boy on November 19th, 2015 from Orange County Shelter. He is now loved by and lives with Jim Ito and Melanie Granfors.

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Dana Paradise
Hazel Casillas
Susan Thomas
Carolyn Wheat
Stacy Jones
Connie Oakley


Eli

We rescued 10 year old Eli from San Bernardino City Shelter on November 17th, 2015.  He is now loved by Forever Foster, Sharon Smith.

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Lois Chisolm
Dana Fier


Nellie

We rescued 16 year old Nellie from Coachella Valley Shelter on November 14th, 2015.  She is loved by Forever Foster, Alaina Kenworthy.

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Sophie

We rescued 12 year old Sophie from Lancaster Shelter on November 9th, 2015.  She is now loved by Lynnette and Carla Masella.

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Megan O’Brien
Julie May


Daisy

13 year old Daisy was brought to Bodhi Veterinary Clinic for euthanasia, but the doctors did not feel it was the right time.  Daisy’s owner surrendered her to the clinic and the doctors reached out to us for help.  We made Daisy a Frosted Face on November 6th, 2015. We are currently screening applications for her!

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Otis

We rescued 10 year old Otis from North Central Shelter – Los Angeles on October 24th, 2015.  He was brought in an adoption tent to Race for the Rescues and was the last dog to be claimed by a rescue! He is now loved by Bob and Debbie Adams.

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Millie

We rescued 10 year old Millie from Riverside Shelter on October 16th, 2015.  She is loved by Forever Foster, Kristi Palmer.

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Kelli Nelson


Brandy

We rescued 9 year old Brandy from Lancaster Shelter on October 7th, 2015.  She is loved by Forever Foster Family, Patrick and Jessica Walsh.

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Tanya Nielsen
Erin Tavaglione
Judith Johnson


King Foxy

We rescued 10 year old King Foxy from West Valley Shelter- Los Angeles on October 7th, 2015.  He is loved by Forever Fosters, Sofiaan and Shelly Fraval.

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Judy Sharp


Sunshine

We rescued 10 year old Sunshine from Carson Shelter on October 1st, 2015.  He is loved by Forever Foster, Suzanne Wagner, and her son.

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Diego

We rescued 10 year old Diego, formerly known as Garrett, from Carson Shelter on September 27th, 2015.
He now lives with forever foster Family, Johnny Quinonez.

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Jill Dyche
Tanya Nielsen


Dotty

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The rescue group, Hope for Paws, rescued 8 year old "Dorothy" from the streets of Long Beach.  They asked us to take on her lifelong care and find her a forever foster- so we did! Dotty became a Frosted Face on September 26th, 2015 and she is loved by Forever Foster Family, Bob and Victoria Conway.

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Sylvia Montante

 


Nino

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10 year old Nino stole everyone's hearts as a blind owner surrender at Orange County Shelter.  We rescued him on September 15th, 2015 and he is loved by Shannon Catalano and Kelly Saltern.

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Angela Gunnett


Esme

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While we were at the Downey Shelter rescuing Sage on August 23rd, 2015, we found little 12 year old Esme in the medical room.  She was paralyzed and her eyes screamed with fear.  On a whim we decided to rescue her, and left a spot open at Headquarters for her to reside until she could be placed. We received an application from Jennifer Simkins who said she would take any dog, but her responses were so fantastic, we knew she had to be Esme's mom.

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Reba


We rescued 9 year old Reba (fka Diana) from Harbor Shelter on August 20th, 2015.  She sat at the shelter for weeks with a skin infection and a large inguinal hernia.  Forever foster, Cheryl Coston, came out of the nowhere to save the day! Reba now helps her Family care for the other animals and loves to stretch her legs on her 4 acre property!

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Sammy


Sammy (fka Willy) was in terrible condition at East Valley Shelter as a stray.  He has masses all over, missing fur, he was much too skinny, and was a little dirt ball! We rescued 10 year old Sammy on August 20th, 2015, gave him the long overdue veterinary care, he went off to live a beautiful life with forever fosters, Ed and Lindy Kalpakoff!

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Bear

We rescued 11 year old Bear from Long Beach Shelter on August 6th, 2014.  A volunteer at the shelter had been spending time with him every day since he was surrendered, and then he decided that he wanted to make him his own so he contacted FFF to help.  Bear now knows Family with Jesse Marans.

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Meli


10 year old Meli was rescued from SBC shelter on July 24th, 2015.  She was surrendered by the family of an elderly woman who could no longer care for her and her dog friends.  Meli now lives with forever foster Family, Tara Luckau!

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Bella

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We rescued 12 year old Bella, formerly known as Penny, from East Valley Shelter on July 4th, 2015, after the rescue community witnessed a viral video of her being surrendered for euthanasia because she was too old.  We are happy to give her a new reason to sparkle, as she now contently resides with forever foster Family Peter and Diana Maldonado.

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Margo

10 year old Margo was Queenie's kennel mate at Bonita Shelter.  We couldn't leave her behind, so we she is now officially a Frosted Face!  Margo now enjoys OB Dog Beach each morning and Red Sails for breakfast afterward with new forever foster dad, Doug Moore.

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Queenie

Happy little 10 year old Queenie was rescued from Bonita Shelter on June 27th, 2015. She traveled all of the way to Wisconsin to be with her forever fosters, John Gabaldo and Jean Uhen!

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Petunia

Petunia year old Petunia was rescued from Downey Shelter on June 26th, 2015. Petunia joined Holly Nadin's pittie pack, and happily fits right in!

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Christine Perrino


Nona

No one had eyes on this gem at Orange County Shelter the night she was put on the euthanasia list.  We were able to rescue her with the willing forever foster offer from April Smith on June 17th, 2015. Nona has come out of her shell and now has a Family!

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Morty

15 year Morty (Mr. Belvedere) from Long Beach Shelter was rescued on June 10th, 2015. He is loving life with forever foster Family, Jenna Larson!

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Mary Arkwright


JoJo

10 year old JoJo was rescued from Baldwin Park Shelter on June 10th, 2015.  He lives with forever foster, Gail Shirley!

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Rhonda Morin


Jax

We rescued 12 year old Jax from Harbor Shelter on June 4th, 2015.  Jax the giant is enjoying relaxing in the comfort of a home with forever foster, Marisa Salas.

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Bailey

14 year old Bailey was rescued from Carson Shelter on May 26th, 2015.  Bailey is now the king of the castle living with forever foster Julie Kole.

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Ella

9 year old Ella (fka Jihei) was rescued from Devore shelter on April 21st, 2015. She lives with forever foster dad, Tim Boyd!

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Badger

We rescued 13 year old Badger from Coachella Valley shelter on April 9th, 2015.  He now lives with forever foster Family Matt & Nadia Fulkerson!

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Monika Szumilak

 


Zeus

We received a plea the morning of March 20th from someone who had found this dog while hiking about a week ago. He was brought to the Carlsbad shelter and waited out his stray hold. The finders knew that he became available on the 20th & due to his difficulty breathing, needed an exit by 5:30pm. 

All we had to do was return the email to ask if the finders would be a Frosted Face Family if we covered medical expenses. I mean, who doesn't want a yorkie?! Spent the afternoon screening them aaaaand...Done!

We picked up 12 year old Zeus from Carlsbad shelter and he happily lives with Gary & Stephanie Gragg!


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Denny

On March 18th, 2015 we got an email from San Diego Animal Control saying, "This dog was relinquished for euthanasia, 13 years old...I have no options for him, I am sorry but we can’t keep him past end of business today." 

We presented him to our Frosted Faces Families and asked them to rack their brains for quick options. Well you must remember our late Benny Goodman who moved to Chicago! His Family, Carley King & Tina Saxton, jumped right in and their trip was scheduled to pick up their Frosted Face in two weeks! They already had the name "Denny" picked out for him!

When we went to retrieve him, last stop of the day, he came with AKC breeder papers. A purebred Cairn Terrier. Ugh, sorry kid. No one around here cares what your breed is or how pure. All you are now is a Frosted Face & you are safe & have a Family!

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Cha Cha

13 year old Cha Cha was rescued on March 15th, 2015 from Baldwin Shelter.  She was surrendered with a cocker spaniel friend, Gordon, who was privately adopted only days before.  Cha Cha now resides with Family, Brandi Stone.


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Gracie

12 year old Britney was rescued from Lancaster Shelter on March 10th, 2015.  Her owners were witnessed surrendering her saying that they didn't have room for her anymore, with a bag of Ol' Roy food in the bed of their truck. Ew!  She was covered in foxtails and other plant debris, was quite skittish and untrusting at first.  After a good grooming, healthy meals, and simply being allowed to live indoors as a family member, newly named Gracie is thriving with new Family, Stacey Starks!

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Meadow

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10 year old Meadow was rescued from California City Shelter on February 27th, 2015.  She lives with and is loved by Amy Pierce.

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Miss Daisy

Meet 9 year old Miss Daisy (fka Apple Jack) from Carson Shelter. She was surrendered as a stray with a friend, and her friend was rescued in December 2014.  We finally got our hands on her on February 11th, 2015, and she is now a special girl in her new Family's house!

A message from Mom:

"Miss Daisy arrived here fresh out of surgery. She never really recovered and required a second surgery due to a re-herniation. After her second surgery, she did very well and now walks at minimum 1 mile a day with her bigger labrador rescuer "brothers."  When she gets tired, she gets to ride the rest of the 2.5 mile walk in her stroller. She lets me know when she is done because she will sit down and not walk any more. 
She loves to snuggle. When I get home in the evening, I let the dogs out into the yard - even though they have access to a kennel run while I'm away - and when they are done with their business, Miss Daisy runs up to me and rolls over on her back for belly rubs - her favorite thing. If I'm loving on one of the other dogs, she will get on her back and wiggle towards me for attention. She loves car rides. She sits in a doggy booster seat up front in the passenger seat checking out the world while we drive. The big dogs ride in the back seat. She is a hearty eater and has gained nearly 5 lbs since coming to my home. The vet is happy with her weight now and says she shouldn't gain any more. My orders in the beginning were to put some weight on her... 

She is such a little snuggler and likes nothing more than to curl up next to me and nap. She sleeps on my bed at night. She will put her nose under your hand and give it a little shove if you stop petting her before she is ready for you to stop. She is smart and learned the rules of the house very quickly. There aren't all that many rules - no chasing the cats, potty outside or in the kennel run, no barking at crickets or the wind, etc…
She's not much into toys. We have an abundance of them around and we've given new ones since her arrival. She will take a new toy from your hand but then drops it and that's that.

She is a little love. If I'm in the garage doing laundry and I'm missing for 10-15 minutes I'm greeted with a tail wag like I've been gone a long time. "

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Dolly

This 17 year old grandma, Dolly (fka Baby Doll), came into the OC Shelter matted, dirty, and abandoned. The shelter kindly gave her a haircut, and today she made it to San Diego to be a Frosted Face on February 6th, 2015.  She happily lives with new Family, Ken and Sarah Erickson.

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Sophie

14 year old Sophie (fka Missy) from Coachella Valley Shelter made it to San Diego on February 6th, 2015 with the help of Jen Uberti, Stacie Lynn, & Mary McGuckian! She is the sweetest carefree girl who craves lap sitting! 

Sophie's 92 year old mom passed away this January. A neighbor took Sophie's friend, but not our girl, so she was brought to the shelter. She now lives with Family, Jill Farris Knipp.

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Nitro

9 year old Nitro (fka Negro/Stormy/Mason) was rescued from Carson Shelter on February 3rd, 2015.  Nitros will live with mom, Victoria Roberts and buddy, Opie, until the end of his days!

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Mos

10 year old Mos was rescued on January 26th, 2015 from Baldwin Park Shelter. He now lives with and is loved by Anay Libertad and Jazmin Alvarado.

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Marnae Roll
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Peter

Peter was rescued from Coachella Shelter on January 21st, 2015 at the age of 8 years old.  He now lives with and is loved by Philip McArdle and Andrea Leach.

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Lisa Lind
Morgan Kleiderlein


Luna

Luna is 8 years old and was rescued from Coachella Valley shelter on December 23rd, 2014.  She lives with Family, Trevor & Kristin Lucas.

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Scooby

10 year old Scooby was rescued from Long Beach Shelter on December 23rd, 2014.  He was surrendered with our Princess.  Scooby now lives with Family, Steve & Chris Pennington.

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Kasa


There wasn't more perfect dog to define Frosted Faces Foundation and she was officially our 50th senior rescue since our inception! "Julia" was a 10 year old, over bred, bully breed from one of the most controversial high kill shelters in SoCal, San Bernardino City Animal Shelter. On December 9th, 2014 she was rescued, newly named "Kasa" and lives with Ralph & Lisa Denton.

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Princess

14 year old Princess was rescued from Long Beach Shelter on November 29th, 2014.  Somehow pocket pittie, Princess, pick pocketed the heart of the queen of Pom Palace, and she got to join the "pomtourage" and have lots of pom pals! Jaymie Hudson is Princess's forever foster Family! 

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Annie Mae

12 year old Annie Mae was rescued from Long Beach Shelter on November 16th, 2014.  This little cutesie lives with Family, Emily & Brandon Elliott.

Big things really do come in small packages. When Annie Mae came home, she could barely be 3lbs sopping wet, and we had to show our large dogs that Annie Mae was indeed a dog and not some little furry creature. Annie Mae has found her place within the pack and has laid claim to her 'boy toy' Skipper the chiweenie, who sweetly tolerates her shameless advances.  She hops around him making flirtatious squeaks, cleans his ears, and burrows under blankets with him.  She has an appetite like you wouldn't believe and weighs a whole 4lbs now thanks to FFF removing several rotten teeth! Annie Mae walks on a leash in public like a little boss and when she gets tired she is toted around in a satchel. Bed time is Annie Mae's special time when she gets cuddles all to herself. Just a look in her direction causes her to flip over for belly rubs. Annie Mae is a proper little princess complete with companionship, a fabulous wardrobe, and love for the rest of her days.  The amount of love and joy that this little dog has brought to our lives is immeasurable.  

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Finnegan

Finnegan was rescued from ARF Harbor Animal Shelter on October 9th, 2014.  Finn is 12 years old and has a lot of fans in his corner!  He is now living in Temecula, CA with his Family, Gail Shirley!

Once she saw Finnegan's shelter photo, just one look at those sad eyes was all it took for his new forever foster mom to drop everything and drive to San Pedro to pick him up. It was love at first sight! As he watched the scenery pass by during his freedom ride to San Diego, Finnegan didn't yet know about the many Frosted Faces Foundation Fans in his corner and the wonderful Forever Family awaiting him, complete with a sister and two brothers.

After receiving a clean bill of health at Lindsey Veterinary Clinic, Finnegan was neutered and then released to his forever foster mom, Gail Shirley, for post-surgery care and lots of tenderness.

His mom writes:

“It didn't take long for the sadness in Finnegan’s eyes to fade away and his expression to reflect the love and security that always should have been his.

Finnegan is a very mellow, gentle, soft-mouthed, and snuggly little boy. He loves to sleep on my bed and curls right up next to me all night long.

Finnegan’s already learned to sit and wait for his food bowl. He eagerly chows down his home-cooked meal, then patiently awaits his turn for treats. We play a game where he has to guess which hand the treat is in, and he's good at it!

His dry itchy skin condition is responding well to a moisturizing spray bought at a local all natural pet food store, and the once shaved hair from his shelter days is growing back in nicely.

Finnegan does well on leash, and enjoys all the sights, sounds, and smells during neighborhood walks. He takes other dogs’ barking in stride and is simply happy to be out in the sunshine and fresh air. He is very friendly and greets everyone with tail-wagging joy and a bright, happy face.

This sweet, loving boy is the perfect addition to our pack. Welcome Home, Finnegan! We Love You!”

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Jane

Jane was formerly known as Caro, and we rescued this 15 year old sweetie from Downey Shelter on October 2nd, 2014.  She is living with her loving Family, Terri Garber & sons in San Diego, CA.

Jane's mom writes:

"We had recently lost two of our dogs one to cancer and the other one to old age.  My heart was not ready to add to our family, then I saw Caro, now Jane.  By her video she looked very fragile and I did not think she had much time left.  I knew this girl needed to be part of our family. I did not want her dying in the shelter alone and unloved. 

Kelly picked her up from the shelter and texted me, 'I think she is pregnant and she seems much younger than 15.' Okay, I had fostered a Momma with babies before, so I told her it was okay. I think I was still in shock.

The next day I met Jane at the vet. She definitely has had puppies before, but was not pregnant. Yeah, just a fatty!  She had a recent dental by her previous owner…how strange! She needed to be spayed and mammary tumors removed.  She has lots of lumps and bumps on her body! 

Jane is not the fragile little thing I thought she was. Although the vet said she is old and does not see well.  She is a very vibrant sweet terrier with a bit of an attitude.  She will tell her sisters and brother, those young ones, that they need to show some respect. 

Her days are spent sleeping in. She is a very sound sleeper and 'velcro dog' to Mom.  Jane would eat all day if she was allowed!  She likes her social time, and loves to lay on top of her toys.

She sleeps on her pink blanket at the top of her mom's bed. By the end of the night she has pushed her mom to the edge of the bed. 

She lives with two other senior dogs, Jennie, an 11 year old shepherd and Jaeger, a ten year old min pin, plus a 3 year old dog, Jesse, a Staffie/Heeler mix who tries to herd all of us like sheep. She was two human brothers also."

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Bug

Not all dogs are lucky enough to have owners take the time to surrender them to the shelter (Wait! Does that even make sense?!) -for a possible rescue, of course. 

This lucky girl, Bug, caught our eye as soon as our friend  Wendy Nelson created awareness of her and took responsibility for her care. While we waited for a solid foster, as she was on our list of "Prospective Frosted Faces," Wendy vetted her with the help of some FFF donations. 

Poor Bug has been through a heck of a life. She is an older girl (about 10 years old!) who was found in the bushes, pushing fluid and acting like she was in labor. The California City Animal Shelter Page was called to pick her up and she was taken to the shelter. Sadly poor Bug was just dollar signs to some irresponsible, selfish human being. We learned through the grapevine that her name is Bug. We learned she had been in labor since Thursday (August 28, 2014) and she was found on TUESDAY Sept 2, 2014! 
Bug was not comfortable and was bleeding. It felt like she had babies in there but we guessed they must be dead. 

Well at the end, Bug was rushed to the vet on Wednesday Sept 3, 2014 where they did an emergency spay. She had no puppies in her, thankfully, but she did have many cysts and lesions in her uterus and also had signs of at least one but likely several C-Sections. This poor girl has been through a lot of neglect. 

This dog suffered because of humans, but Bug was released from the vet and arrived at her true Family's house! Bug gets to be the baby now with forever fosters Adriana & Ricardo Vargas! They love her!

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Red

8 year old Red was rescued from Harbor Shelter in San Pedro on September 7th, 2014.  Red is living the big dog-big heart, slobbery kisses, and family wrestles life with Family, Quentin & Kellee Tomlinson.

Our meatloaf, Red, is so loved!

"Red is an amazing 8 year old senior Staffordshire Terrier, who is approximately 80 pounds of sheer love and delight!

Red is a fan of long snuggles, warm kisses and belly rubs!

Red loves to take walks to the end of the street and back, which is okay because his momma doesn't mind. She'll walk him 'til the end of the street several times a day as he refuses to turn the corner!

Red loves loves loves to sleep and you can always tell when he is soaking up some ZZZzzzzz's because he snores louder than any person his momma ever met!

Red isn't always active, but you better bet your bottom dollar that when his momma gets home he runs and jumps as if he were a young buck again! He twirls in a huge circles wagging his tail the whole way. Occasionally he will jump up like a kid!

Red has a huge fan club on Facebook, Frosted Faces Foundation, and in the neighborhood. He is a head turner and everywhere we go people want to know about Red.

Red's past life is a bit hazy but some of his behaviors are consistent with some sort of abuse. Red never lets that stop him from loving and giving his all to his new forever home!

Red loves to play with his toys, and on occasion Mom has to buy more because Red gets a 'lil excited and leaves his toys in tatters.

Red loves to be outside. You can find him with his nose in the mud rooting around for something! He loves to lay in momma's flower bed too.

Red is very emotional and you can read his feelings across his face. It's so cute when he doesn't understand, he will cock his head and look at you in bewilderment.

Red has a best friend, Cinnabon, my rescue Kitty. He loves her so much and won't go to bed unless he can see her the whole night. This relationship is very cute and took about a week to transpire.

Lastly. Red is a champ who was saved by Frosted Faces Foundation and Paul Hupp. They believed in him when nobody else did and they spent countless hours arranging his journey to his forever home. Red is the best thing that has happened to my family in a long time and he is truly loved and adored. We are thankful for Red. Many say we saved him but he saved us." 

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Mr. Man

10 year old Mr. Man was rescued from Orange County Animal Care & Control on September 3rd, 2014.   MM lives with Frosted Face sister, Joey, and Briscoe all thanks to Mom, Paula Rushton!

Mr. Man:  part terrier, part chihuahua, part Tasmanian devil.  What he lacks in leg length he makes up for with enthusiasm and sass! He is working on learning to contain his excitement when he sees other doggies out in the big world, he gets wound up and winds up with his siblings' other leashes. He is smart and figuring out that mellowing out is best and produces treats.

He loves chasing balls in the yard and receiving belly scratches; a fun little dog who enjoys his comfy bed when it is time for rest.  He is safe, cared for and loved!Forever Foster, Paula Rushton, writes:
"He lives with fellow FF dogs Joey & Tully and a fourth dog, Briscoe.  Mr. Man showed signs of neglect and may not have been treated to kindly in his previous home. He was probably an outdoor-onlydog who then lost his pal when she didn't make it out of the shelter (they were separated and FF didn't know he came in with another dog until it was too late).

Mr. Man: part terrier, maybe part chihuahua, possibly part mini Tasmanian devil.  What he lacks in leg length he makes up for with enthusiasm!  He works on controlling his excitement when he sees other doggies on walks; he spins, gets all wound up and winds up with his siblings' leashes wrapped around his little body. 

He prefers to relax on a raised bed in the shade outside but then LOVES LOVES LOVES bed time: he hops up with those short little legs, snuggles and doesn't move until morning.  He is safe, cared for and loved."

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Toby

Toby was rescued from the Redlands Shelter on August 9th, 2014.  He and his best friend Bo were loving life at headquarters and were just featured on Fox's Cause for Paws.  He is now living in New York with his best friend Bo, with Joe Salvatore & Toniann Zukowski.

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Bo

Bo was rescued from the Redlands Shelter on August 9th, 2014.  He and his best friend Toby were loving life at headquarters and were just featured on Fox's Cause for Paws.  He is now living in New York with his best friend Toby, with Joe Salvatore & Toniann Zukowski.

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Shadow

Shadow is somewhat of a mystery dog. This calm 10 year-old female German Shepherd mix has a mostly black body with the beautiful white coloring old age tends to bring. Her soulful brown eyes and salt-and-pepper face are quite mesmerizing, hiding the fact that she has a slight dent on the top right side of her head from a terrible ear infection.

Despite being an owner surrender at North Central Shelter-Los Angeles, we sadly have no information on Shadow's past. Why anyone would give this sweet girl up is a total mystery to us! The only thing not completely amazing about Shadow is that she has a slightly stiff gait. But what 10-year old doesn't have a little joint pain? She doesn't seem to be too bothered by it and walked very gently on her leash. Sweet Shadow doesn't need much to make her happy – a little walk, a little play, and lots of love!  She sits contently at her mom's feet, and nudges her mom's hand in the morning to make her up to go potty!  

We rescued Shadow on July 26th, 2014, with the persistent networking and coordination of Cynthia Dofton, Claudia Garcia, and Erin Barker.  Want to know the best part?!  With so many newlyweds buying puppies after tying the know, Shadow's Family was a newlywed couple of 3 weeks!  A huge thank you to rockstar Family Kelly and Mike Hayes for making such a selfless decision to add a SENIOR baby to your new relationship!

Notes from Mom:

"She loves attention, I feel like I could pet her all day long and it still wouldn't be enough. If we are laying on the couch she loves to walk by and just lick our faces and then walk away - we call it a drive by.  Shadow lives up to her name and completely follows me around the house (like a shadow, haha)!

If I leave the house and Mike is still home (so she isn't in the crate), she lays down on the bottom landing near the door and waits for me <3

She loves walks! She also loves going to the park and chasing the tennis ball. She usually has to wait until Jack is tired enough so she can actually get one.  She is great at the dog park. She doesn't quite play, but loves to sniff butts and greet all the people at the park for a scratch or two.  Since her TECO-BO surgery, she visibly has more energy and almost plays with Jack when she gets excited.  She is scared of the cat, But will sometimes get the courage to sniff him.

Shadow is fully housebroken now - the only time she pees is if she is really excited!  "

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Niko

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Two weeks ago, while I was rescuing sweet Ellie, I stood with 9 year old Niko's dad in the Carson Shelter parking lot pleading for him to come up with alternative options other than to relinquish him and his sister. I warned him that to surrender Niko & Cleo was a death sentence. He took the time to call home, sat in the car and reconsidered…then I saw him march them two in. My heart sank. He gave me the guilty eyes as I watched, and then he came over to me and I repeated, "It's a death sentence." His response, "I know, it sucks." He claimed they were building a pool, they had a newborn baby, and they just had too much going on.

We went on a mission to find a Family for Niko, and on July 20th, 2014 we rescued him! We worked closely with Pickle Pants Rescue to ensure that Niko's sister, Cleo, got rescued too.  Niko arrived to us itchy, but in otherwise great health!  He got neutered and his teeth cleaned, and he is now living with his loving family, Bethany Moore, Darryl Burce, and Leon.

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Joey

Joey, (fka Reese) was a 10 year old owner surrender we rescued from Carson Shelter on July 11th, 2014.  Thanks to Carey Nagoda for transporting her to us! Poor Joey was a hot mess! She had a chronic ear infection in both ears, green discharge from her eyes, multiple cysts and scabs, limited vision, and an endocrine disease. All of this aside from the obvious skin condition causing her crazy itchiness and neglected grooming. Look at those mats! 

When she first arrived she was very untrusting, and growled at the unfamiliar hand.  After being cleaned up and exploring the house, she was begging to jump on our laps!  She has gone to Fiesta Island, and has miraculous recall for being unfamiliar and blind! Her new mom says she loves standing on her favorite bench in the yard, watching everything, and is slowly learning the doggie door!  She is spunky and curious, but also loves to cuddle. We know that life will only get better from here for sweet Joey!  Her rescue was made possible because Paula Rushton offered to be her new Family!

Forever Foster, Paula Rushton, writes:
"Poor Joey was a hot mess! She had a chronic ear infection in both ears, green discharge from her eyes, multiple cysts and scabs, limited vision, and an endocrine disease. All of this aside from an obvious skin condition causing her crazy itchiness and neglected grooming. 

Joey continues to struggle with allergy issues but her mom tries hard to find a good balance between medications, baths, proper foods and good old TLC.  Joey is, ahem, "spirited".  She is not a shrinking violet and will probably never be described as mellow or easy going - she is Joey, she likes things a certain way and that way better be Joey's way!  She is loved by her person, Paula Rushton, and tolerated (ha ha) by the rest of the pet family: fellow FFs Mr. Man & Tully, a fourth dog named Briscoe and a very patient cat, Peaches."

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Charlie

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We rescued 13 year old Charlie (fka Skippy) the 5th of July, 2014.  We had been waiting for a foster to step up for him for over a month, while he waited in Downey Shelter.  As the worst holiday for pets approached, the 4th of July, we knew is days were numbered.  Sure enough, he was scheduled to be euthanized on the 5th for space!! Thanks to coordination by Pamela Yin and Ruth Silny, Charlie got out and was transported by Leighanne Spinney to us!  At nearly midnight the night before, our good friends David & Patricia Mihalko decided they wanted to be his Family, which gave us the capability to rescue him.  

Charlie's teeth were worn, he had flaky skin and flea dermatitis on his backside, and a terrible ear infection.  He was treated at Lindsey Veterinary Clinic, and then approved to be neutered and get a dental cleaning!

Charlie's new mom says: "Charlie has blended into our pack very well. He loves to check everything out like an inquisitive boy! He loves being inside rather than outside. He just likes to go out to do his business then paws at the door to cube back in. Charlie loves following me around the house or laying down at my feet. Charlie is very treat motivated so he was quick to learn sit, lay down, and high five! As soon as the treat bowl moves he's right there ready for "sit".  He likes to take walks around the neighborhood and is great on the leash! NOTHING seems to phase him! Other dogs barking, skateboarders, bikes, people, etc. He has a gentle soul...and he loves giving doggie kisses! I must add that he likes when I sing him to sleep!  I was singing to him last night and he snuggled into my lap and went to sleep."

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