Gimme Shelter – Spring 2017

Precious, Mansfield, AR

Precious is a 12 year old Shih Tzu who was in need of help for her Cushing’s Disease.  Precious is the sweetest girl with a dazzling smile.  She received treatment on February 17, 2017 and so far all is well. 

Mister T, West Islip, NY

Mr. T is a 6 year old Pit Bull mix with a Brain Lesion which required Radiation therapy.  The cost was overwhelming for the owner but The Mosby Foundation was able to help thanks to a cancer grant from Petco Foundation and Blue Buffalo. The Vet office and owner are so grateful for the help.  The owner just cried.  Thank you all!

Enera, Portsmouth, VA

Enera is an 11 year old Yorkie with a Mass on her face which needed to be removed.  Even though the owner found a vet who would perform the surgery at a reasonable cost, she required additional funds. She contacted The Mosby Foundation for help and with our assistance also had a successful surgery.   We were happy to help Enera! 

Kona, Creola, AL

Kona, a service dog for a disabled vet, is a 3 year old female Beagle Mix who had a torn ACL requiring surgery.  Kona had her surgery and is doing well.  Her owner can’t wait until she is ready to work again, because they do everything together as a team.

Little Guy, Phoenix, AZ

Little Guy is an 8 year old Pit Bull Mix who needed a mass removed from his eyelid.  Little Guy had been rescued from a shelter even with the mass – it was love at first site.  Surgery was performed thanks to The Mosby Foundation and their donors and he is doing very well. 

 Niki, San Pablo, CA

Niki is an 11 year old female Aussie Shepherd who needed a Splenectomy and a mass removed from the Liver.  Niki had her surgery, which she sailed through, at Oregon State University Vet Teaching Hospital and is doing great.  Thank you to The Mosby Foundation for the donation which made surgery possible.

Maggie Mae, Staunton, VA

Maggie Mae is an 8 year old Jack Russell mix in need of care for her ears and wobbly legs.  The owner was unable to financially help Maggie Mae so she reached out to The Mosby Foundation for help.  Maggie Mae is doing very well and the owner is so happy:  “This is my baby and I don’t know what I would do without her”.  Thank you all!


Parker, Decatur, GA

Parker is a 4 year old Bijon/Poodle mix who has bladder stones which need to be removed surgically.   The owner turned to The Mosby Foundation for financial support in hopes we could help her little man.  “Thanks to The Mosby Foundation my little boy will have his surgery”.

Polar, Devine, TX

Polar is a 5 year old Boxer in need of a TPLO and Arthroscopic surgery.  Even with fundraisers and family and friends pitching in, more funds were needed.  The owner contacted The Mosby Foundation and we were able to help.  Polar had surgery on March 16, 2017 and is doing very well.  Way to go Polar!

Missy, Hopewell, VA

Missy is a 12 year old Labrador mix who had a mass on her right rear leg which needed to be removed.  With help from The Mosby Foundation, family and friends, Missy was able to have the surgery and is doing very well.

Teddy Bear, Raphine, VA

Teddy Bear is an 8 year old Shih Tzu who needed surgery for his bladder stones.  The Mosby Foundation was contacted and with our help, Teddy Bear had surgery and is also doing very well.

Midnight, Glade Hill, VA

Midnight is a 10 year old Cocker Spaniel and was in need of a Total Ear Canal Ablation due to the fact he had continuous ear infections.  He had numerous treatments which were no longer helping.  Surgery was the only way to make sure Midnight was no longer in pain.  Thank you to The Mosby Foundation for your assistance.

Leto, Wilmington, NC

Leto is a 3 year old Australian Shepherd in need of a procedure for a Dental Abscess.  The Mosby Foundation was able to provide financial assistance.  Leto is feeling so much better and the owner is very happy.  Thank you to The Mosby Foundation.

Balin, Solana Beach, CA

Balin is a 10 month old Bernese mountain dog rescued from Russia.  Although the owner knew he would likely have health problems due to his poor diet they could not leave him.  At 4 months Balin showed signs of not being able to walk very well and was diagnosed with Hip Dysplasia in both hips.  Thank you so much to The Mosby Foundation for helping us with our beloved Balin.

Baby, Long Beach, CA

Baby is an 8 year old Golden Retriever mix with a hematoma on her ear which needed to be surgically removed as she was constantly scratching it, making it bleed.  Her mom is only able to work part time and is unable to fully pay for surgery.  She contacted many foundations for help and thankfully The Mosby Foundation was able to help.

Schatz, Santa Barbara, CA

Schatz is a 9 year old Rottweiler who needed a 2cm brain tumor removed which was causing seizures. UC Davis did Stereotactic Radiosurgery.  According to the owner Schatz is doing wonderful.

Oreo, Asheville, NC

Oreo is a 10 year old Beagle mix in need of a Total Ear Canal Ablation (TECA) due to multiple infections and constant pain.  The owner did not have the funds for surgery and asked for our help.  We provided financial assistance and Oreo has had a successful surgery thanks again to our assistance.

Rock, Granite City, IL

Rock, a support dog for his disabled owner, is a 5 year old German Shepherd who was in need of surgery from a Ruptured Anal Sac.  Rock-a-tard, as her owner calls him, is doing wonderful since surgery.  Rock is the love of her life and she would not know what to do without him.  Thank you to The Mosby Foundation for your help!

Jarvis, Fort Collins, CO

Jarvis is a 3 year old Aussie Kelpie mix, rescued from a shelter, who was in need of a leg amputation due to apparently being hit by a car which had shattered his femoral head.  The amputation was required so he could live a normal life.  Thanks to The Mosby Foundation and their donors Jarvis was able to have the surgery he so badly needed.