Acclimating a foreign rescue dog

With more and more of our rescues coming from other countries, it’s important to understand that some of them may have additional care needs.  This article is a good source of information for that:  

May 2017 Pet of the Month

Julie needs your help!   Meet Julie, one of our Magnificent 10 from South Korea.   Like the other dogs saved from a Korean meat farm, Julie has a heartbreaking background. However, she has made a lot of progress thanks to Curtis Scott Dog Training. She has also done some great socializing at the vet … Continued

May 2017 Volunteer of the Month

Meet Carol Burger.   1. How did you get involved with Magnificent Mutts and what type of volunteer work do you do for the rescue? I joined Magnificent Mutts in January 2017, after my retirement (happy dance) in Dec. 2016. I wanted to work with animals in some way. My two dogs are from Mags … Continued

Bix was a Magnificent Mutt !!

Bix was a beautiful black German shepherd with tan paws that I adopted from Magnificent Mutts on April 27, 2011. He was my wonderful companion for six years, until April 3, 2017, when I had to put him to sleep. He was 9+ years old. A man of mystery, because we don’t know what his … Continued


Hi, I just wanted to thank you guys for our little fur ball Luis we decided to keep the name because we thought it was original. Well it’s been amazing to see him grow up and he brings so much happiness into our home. Everyone constantly tells us that you can tell he’s happy with … Continued