Dog of the Week: Biscoe

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This handsome man is Biscoe!  Biscoe just had his DNA tested and we now know why he is so handsome! His most dominant breeds found were, Australian Cattle Dog, American Staffordshire Terrier and Curly-Coated Retriever! Don’t you just love that face!  He does great in the car and loves to play with his humans.  He loves playing with other dogs if properly …

Cat of the Week: Snowflake

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This boy is the definition of cool cat! He wants nothing more than to lounge around and get a little love now and then. This boy is pretty much unbreakable – he’s not phased by the other animals in his foster home or the little kids. He’s happy to lay in the window and watch the world go by while …

Dog of the Week: April

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Hi my name is April but I respond to Chowchow.  I am a great girl, good in the house, and don’t get into things. I am kennel trained. I get along great with cats, most dogs, and kids.  I really would like to find my forever family! If you’re interested in April please complete an application HERE or email

Cat of the Week: Artemis

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Artemis is a confident, older girl who still has some spunk and some love to share. She loves people and loves to get attention from her foster mom and the occasional play session, in between naps of course. Artemis and her sister Cassie were surrendered to a shelter in Eastern Iowa last year before making their way to Last Hope. Artemis …

Dog of the Week: Titan

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Hi, I am Titan!  I am a 4 year old black lab and a very good boy!   I am house trained and very calm in the house but I do love walks and love my ball!  I really like following my family around the house wherever they go.   I get along well with both dogs and cats.   I would love …

Cat of the Week: Alfa Romeo

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Single White (and Black) Male Seeks Lifelong Companion and Playmate.  Must like cuddling and appreciate my cuteness! Meet Alfa Romeo!  This beautiful boy was rescued from a serious hoarding situation in late January, when he and 45 other cats were removed from a single home.  He may have had a rough start, but you’d never know it when you meet …

Barks & Brew 2016 Questions and Answers

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Barks & Brew is coming up so we thought we would answer some common questions about the event:   When and where is Barks & Brew? Barks & Brew will take place on August 13th from 1-9. This year’s event will be hosted by NewBo City Market. The location is perfect, offering two large grass areas, a stage, and VIP …

Dog of the Week: Tyce

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Hi, I am Tyce! I am a young active boy who loves people!  I am really good at getting a ball if you throw it for me, I will even bring it back and drop it! I like to sit on your lap but I am very young and need help with my manners.  I am hoping you can come …

Cat of the Week: Harper

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Harper is a gorgeous gray and brown Tabby with a very pretty little face! She was rescued from a hoarding situation, along with 45 other cats, in late January.  She is such a love bug and loves to cuddle and roll around on your lap. She is very playful and it’s fun to watch her stand up on her tippy toes to go …

Dog of the Week: Tonka

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Tonka is a playful, active guy who is looking for a family to love him. He loves people and is affectionate to a fault. If you have a high energy dog that needs someone to wrestle with – Tonka could be the one! He’s a family friendly crumb catcher, who would be great with little ones, but beware of fly-bys as this …