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Animals at the Milo Sanctuary
These are just some of the animals that live at the Milo Sanctuary,
near Willits, CA. Some have been at the Sanctuary for more than
three years! All are deserving of good homes.
Contact us about arranging a visit!

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   Name: SAMMY
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   Breed: Carolina Dog Mix
   Gender: Male
   Age: 3 yrs. 11 mo.  Birthday: 5/2015 (est)
   Weight: Medium (30 - 60 pounds)
   Milo ID: 29061
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
   Status: On Hold or Not Available at this time
Sammy is a sweet boy, with a rough past, originally from Taiwan, living on a chain, he was recently surrendered to our Sanctuary for guarding, territorial behaviors. We will update his profile as time goes by, right now he is settling in and getting used to his new surroundings, new people, then also new dog friends.

   Name: MAMA COCO
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   Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback - American Staffordshire Terrier Mix
   Gender: Female
   Age: 11 mos.  Birthday: 6/2018 (est)
   Weight: Medium (30 - 60 pounds)
   Milo ID: 29057
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
   Status: On Hold or Not Available at this time
Mama Dog taken in from Hospitality House in Fort Bragg, Mendocino County to our Sanctuary along with her ten pups born ~5/4/19. Mom will get spayed after pups are weaned and go back to her owner who loves her. Pups will be adopted out through Milo Early July. Photos will go up late June and applications can be sent in then!

   Name: CALY aka CALYPSO
   Breed: German Shepherd Dog - Rottweiler Mix
   Gender: Female
   Age: 2 yrs. 6 mo.  Birthday: 11/2016
   Weight: Large (60 - 90 pounds)
   Milo ID: 29035
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
   Status: On Hold or Not Available at this time
Adorable, sweet, spunky Calypso (Caly) is a highly intelligent and sensitive2-year-old German Shepherd/Rottweiler mix. She has so much love and affection to give to the people she trusts and bonds with. For Caly, an ideal home would be a single family detached house with a large yard, another dog friend (or friends!) to play with, and a confident, experienced dog owner. Ideally,she would have lots of opportunities for playtime and mental stimulation, as she’s a busy, brilliant girl. She feels most comfortable with adults, and likely wouldn’t do well in a home with children, as she’s shown some uncertainty around them. Caly has her basic obedience down, is housebroken, spayed, fully up-to-date with her vaccinations, and is a trainable, quick learner. She also loves belly rubs and car rides!

Caly does amazingly well with other dogs and quickly makes new canine friends. She feels a great deal of comfort, security, and calm when sharing a home with them, as she’s grown up with adult dogs around to mentor her. She would thrive with another dog or two she could bond with in her new family. Caly also gets along well with kitty friends! She maintains a playful sense of curiosity around cats, and will even engage in gentle play if they approach her wanting to do so. Sometimes, Caly will feel the need to protect her favorite toys and food from other dogs and, rarely, people. She’ll audibly mumble and grumble, but ultimately understands that doing so isn’t necessary.

As Caly has grown older, she’s unfortunately become wary of new people and strangers. She can show some fearful reactivity around strangers on walks or with new people who come into the home. At times, she’ll bark,growl or show ‘air-mouthiness’ to express that she’s uncomfortable and needs more space. It can take time for Caly to build trust. However, if Caly’s got another dog friend by her side when new people come into the home, she actually improves behaviorally. Her canine companion(s) help her to see that new people aren’t as scary as she may think they are.

Once Caly knows and trusts you, she will be attached to you for life. Caly provides a type of love that isunconditional and wholehearted. Her personality is endearingly quirky, and she wants nothing more than to sharethe kindness, warmth, and tenderness she has so much of with you. She deserves a fantastic home, a fantasticperson (or people!), and a fantastic new dog friend to live with that can give her all the love, attention, space, andstructure she deserves.

   Name: JUPITER
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   Breed: Shepherd - McNab Mix
   Gender: Female
   Age: 1 yr. 6 mo.  Birthday: 11/2017 (est)
   Weight: Medium (30 - 60 pounds)
   Milo ID: 29026
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Jupiter is a very shy girl who chooses dogs over people as friends. She originally came to Milo from the Stanislaus Shelter and was adopted by a lovely woman who did her best with her, but who also lived in the noisy city where Jupiter just could not get comfortable. She's currently residing at our sanctuary for a much needed break from our urban environment, but is still available for adoption.

   Name: MELLO
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   Breed: Poodle - Spaniel Mix
   Gender: Male
   Age: 6 yrs. 2 mo.  Birthday: 3/2013 (est)
   Weight: Small (less than 30 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28933
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
A Paw Fund dog now hanging out at the Milo sanctuary as his foster mom needed a break! He is sweet, but lap possessive with other dogs and people.

   Name: RAM
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   Breed: Pomeranian Mix
   Gender: Male
   Age: 1 yr.  Birthday: 5/2018 (est)
   Weight: Small (less than 30 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28932
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Little cutie from Berkeley Animal Services, now up here at the Milo Sanctuary due to having aggressive tendencies, possessiveness.... but people love him and he could go to a quiet adult only home where people won't invade his space, and can handle a quirky, nipping dog.

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   Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog
   Gender: Female
   Age: 2 yrs. 1 mo.  Birthday: 4/2017 (est)
   Weight: Medium (30 - 60 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28903
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Lovely, attentive, sensitive girl - here with her sister/cousin/mother (?) who gave birth 3 days after arriving to our Sanctuary from Auburn. Helen's been handled roughly by other animals or something - one ear has quite a bit ripped off. Helen is a loyal dog who sticks right next to you. We're getting to know more about her!

   Name: MOOSEY
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   Breed: Queensland Heeler - Border Collie Mix
   Gender: Male
   Age: 3 yrs. 2 mo.  Birthday: 3/2016
   Weight: Large (60 - 90 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28902
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
   Status: On Hold or Not Available at this time
Moose is a sweet big boy, he's just arrived at our Sanctuary...Moose is a big Queensland - Border Collie cross breed. He loves to be with people and will be your shadow, he'll curl up in your lap if you are on the floor, he loves and craves affection from his people. Classic to his breed he LOVES to ride in the car and gets excited about it and jumps right in...he's a fairly active boy.

Moose loves playing with toys and will bring them to other dogs to play chase and keep away. Playing in water, swimming, blowing bubbles in the water bowl, playing with the hose....

Moose knows basic commands (Sit, down, roll-over and speak!) He is hanging out with new friends at the Milo Sanctuary chilling out, as he has some anxiety issues from his first year in life... He's enjoying walks to the creek with dogs his size and smaller so far.

   Breed: Domestic Medium Hair
   Color:  Grey and white
   Gender: Female
   Age: 6 mos.  Birthday: 11/2018
   Milo ID: 28900
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Samantha has not been around people much so she is a bit shy. She might hiss at first but it is just a soft one and once you start talking to her she feels better. She loves her wet food, so giving that would certainly win her over!

Samantha needs a home that is quiet and better with no young kids. She is a very sweet cat.

   Name: LOU LOU WOO
   Species: Pig
   Gender: Female
   Age: 1 yr. 6 mo.  Birthday: 11/2017 (est)
   Milo ID: 28898
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
What a lovely, sweet piggie we have! LouLou walks on a leash, loves kitties and veggies, wags her tail non stop, she is an affectionate lovely pig, and she is not great with dogs, though fast moving agile dogs are fine - but slow moving elderly dogs who get anywhere near her "Stuff" food etc she will go after - she is better with cats for sure. She is a smart, active young piggie, who loves her walks and belly rubs, sleeping on the door mat in the sun...

$250 adoption fee.

   Name: YUBA
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   Breed: Labrador Retriever - German Shepherd Dog Mix
   Gender: Female
   Age: 2 yrs. 2 mo.  Birthday: 2/2017 (est)
   Weight: Medium (30 - 60 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28847
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Surrender notes: “Yuba is a beautiful lab mix who loves her family. She is a pleaser who responds well to treat training and LOVES to play fetch with a ball. She’s very cuddly at night and is always ready to play.

She does wonderfully in the crate, often going in on her own accord, and rides very well in a car. She will reward her owner with responsiveness to commands, eagerness to please and affection. She is house trained and generally very well behaved at home on her own but prefers to be with her owner as much as possible.

Yuba loves to run and is quite fast when given an open space to let loose. She would do best at a home where she can run in a fenced area, as she often out paces a person's running pace when given the opportunity. A home in a non urban area with land for her to run would be ideal. She hasn't been trained on an invisible fence but would likely do well with that option as well.

Yuba is an anxious dog that will need a patient owner who offers her a consistent, loving environment. Her anxiety and fear can complicate interactions with new people, animals and adverse situations and she has a tendency to apply this fear in protecting her owners. For this reason she will need a forever home that does not include small children or frequent new visitors. Yuba thrives in a steady peaceful environment that allows her a space of her own, such as a crate or cozy bed. She will really enjoy being as close to her parents as possible though, (bed/couch) if given permission.

Yuba is a wonderful, loving dog that will thrive in a home that can provide her the space to run, peace and quiet, love, patience and consistency she needs to bring out her best.”

   Name: LIBRA
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   Breed: Snowshoe Mix
   Color:  Snowshoe Siamese
   Gender: Female
   Age: 8 mos.  Birthday: 9/2018 (est)
   Milo ID: 28819
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Libra is a beautiful Ragdoll mix that came to Milo with her friend Thomasina from a hoarding situation. She is very shy and needs more socialization around people, but she is already opening up to staff here at Milo.

Libra is happiest in a quiet household/ space where she can take the time she needs to open up and get to know her surroundings. Once she is settled in, Libra has a calm, mellow personality and enjoys being pet. $250 adoption fee.

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   Breed: Ragdoll
   Color:  Beige/Brown Siamese
   Gender: Female
   Age: 2 yrs. 3 mo.  Birthday: 2/2017 (est)
   Milo ID: 28808
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Lovely Thomasina

Is looking for a special kind of home where she can open up and show her true colors. She is shy and can be quite fearful at first - but when given time she is incredibly sweet. She loves to have her head scratched and will let you pet her but does not like being picked up.

This beautiful girl resembles a Ragdoll or Siamese and came in with other similar cats (like her friend Libra) from a hoarder situation. Come visit her at Milo Point Richmond today!

$200 adoption fee.

   Name: PHOENIX
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   Breed: Ragdoll
   Color:  Flame Point
   Gender: Female
   Age: 1 yr. 3 mo.  Birthday: 2/2018 (est)
   Milo ID: 28807
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Phoenix is a gorgeous long haired flame-point boy with stunning blue eyes. We do not know much about his background except that he is from a hoarding situation. He is afraid of people so he may hiss at first, but once he gets to know you, he will let you pet him. He really needs an experienced cat person with patience and compassion to take him home and learn how to trust.

Phoenix is highly food motivated and this is a great way to build trust and a bond with him (he does LOVE wet food). His ideal home would be quiet and calm environment with no children.

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   Breed: Great Pyrenees
   Gender: Female
   Age: 1 yr. 2 mo.  Birthday: 3/2018 (est)
   Weight: Large (60 - 90 pounds)
   Milo ID: 28762
   Current Location: The Milo Sanctuary
Buttercup is staying at our Sanctuary for a bit.... she and her sister, Bubbles are such sweethearts, but as what too often is the case with Pyrs they have been neglected and underfed. They walk better on a leash now!

Pyrs are a lot of love in a big package, and they have qualities and needs that need understanding. They need other animals, space, patient people...brushing! Do your homework before adding a Pyrenees to your home - but if you have the space and other mammals, time and the love to give - these are awesome girls!

$600 adoption fee.

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