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Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: Squooshy

May 16, 2018 4:55pm | Sammi Lee

Squooshy is a beautiful three year old shepherd mix that has some introverted tendencies. Since she is very slow to warm up to people and tends be very cautious around new people and things she will need someone that can help work with her on […]

Pet of the Week: Akoya

March 15, 2018 4:11pm | Sammi Lee

Akoya, or Koya as her foster family calls her, is an approximately three year old Labrador Retriever that came to Secondhand Hounds pregnant and injured. Since then all of her puppies have been adopted but she is still looking for her own loving family. Akoya […]

Pet of the Week: Simba

March 9, 2018 5:19pm | Sammi Lee

Simba is a young, domestic, long hair cat that was born on June 27, 2016 and came to Secondhand Hounds as an owner surrender. He is very photogenic and likes to pose for pictures when he can. Simba loves to follow around his foster family […]

Pet of the Week: Tomato

March 4, 2018 7:06pm | Sammi Lee

Tomato, or as her foster family calls her, Pretty Princess Tomato Pie, is a stunning red coated pit bull that was pulled by Secondhand Hounds from a high kill shelter. As is seen in her pictures it looks like her ears are non-existent but in […]

Pet of the Week: Bit O’ Honey

February 23, 2018 5:21pm | Sammi Lee

Bit O’ Honey is a six year old pomeranian that was rescued from a puppy mill in Iowa. His long and dense coat feels like that of a sheep and he loves to be pet. Since he was born and raised in a puppy mill […]

Pet of the Week: Micah

February 23, 2018 5:09pm | Sammi Lee

Micah is a handsome tuxedo kitten found as a stray and is just under a year old, estimated birthday is August 21, 2017. This kitten has lots of energy and loves to play with his foster family other foster cats. Micah is a dog-like cat […]

Pet of the Week: Rabbit

February 7, 2018 4:44pm | Sammi Lee

Rabbit is an approximately eight month old cat that was found as a stray and was pulled from a local animal control to come to Secondhand Hounds with her sister Squirrel, who is also available for adoption. Rabbit and Squirrel never had proper introductions to […]

Pet of the Week: Atticus

February 5, 2018 2:18pm | Sammi Lee

Atticus is an adorably scruffy looking six year old miniature schnauzer and terrier mix that has been in rescue for a very long time. He was rescued from a shelter in Oklahoma and brought up to Minnesota by Secondhand Hounds volunteers. His biggest issue in […]

Pet of the Week: Shell

January 18, 2018 7:29pm | Sammi Lee

Shell is an adorable little black bundle of fur born on May 8, 2017. She was brought in as a stray with her sister Bandit who is with her in their foster home. Together they love to look out the window and watch squirrels and […]

Pet of the Week: Valentine

January 16, 2018 1:25am | Sammi Lee

Valentine is a relatively small cat but that does not stop her from being the rambunctious ball of fluff she is. She is very loving and comes running to meet her foster family when they come home. She is cat, dog, and kid friendly and […]