Help Save Our Shelter

Donations can be made via our GoFundMe campaign or give the paw a high-five to donate directly to our PayPal.


This sweet boy had already lost one eye and is now blinded in the other. He was rescued from county, and is currently receiving medical care. This is just the beginning of his story. If you’d like to follow along on his journey, please visit our TikTok page at https://www.tiktok.com/@deserttails

Fire Pits & Pups

Come join us at Xtreme Bean Coffee for some holiday fun! December 3rd-19th Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 4p-9p Fire pit rentals and s’mores roasting Taco truck stand Santa photos Gift wrapping Carolers …and more! Xtreme Bean Coffee (Southern & McClintock in Tempe)

Day of the Dog

Day of the Dog promo - a dog holding up a peace sign

We’ll be there! November 17th & 18th Saturday 10a – 4p Sunday 11a – 4p Old Town Scottsdale (on 2nd St, between Goldwater and Marshall Way) More info: https://www.petapaloozawest.com/scottsdale/#2018-show From their website: “THE SOCIAL EVENT OF THE YEAR FOR DOGS AND THEIR PEOPLE” WITH EVENTS INCLUDING RUNNING OF THE BULLS

Abandoned Dog Left Tied in Front of Shelter

Update: Here is the story from ABC 15 news. There is an article and a video. https://www.abc15.com/news/region-northeast-valley/scottsdale/dog-found-tied-to-tree-outside-scottsdale-pet-shelter As some of you may have seen recently on our Facebook page, someone left this sweet, beautiful boy tied up in front of the shelter in 111°-degree heat. He chewed through the leash

Dog Training Seminars

logo for Desert Cove K-9 Dog Training

Hi everyone! We’re excited to announce that we will be hosting Dog Training Seminars with special guest Desert Cove K9 Dog Training, beginning the 21st of June. Two-and-a-half-hour seminars will be held every Tuesday (5p-730p) and Saturday (9a-1130a). The cost is $50 per person, which is tax deductible, and proceeds