Recent Grants

May 7, 2020: Handsome Stewart was rescued by Dobies and Little Paws in Ca. He is a young adult from an animal shelter. Stewart had a rear leg that he wasn't using at all. X-rays revealed an old trauma that left all of the joints completely fused and unusable. The best solution was amputation. There was also a bleeding problem after surgery and he required plasma to help him clot. He is recovering really well now, seems much happier, and getting around easier.
January 31, 2020: Neo is a 6 month old baby saved by Sweet Home Doberman Rescue. He was pulled from an Alabama shelter where he arrived as a stray.  DMDRA is pleased to help cover the cost of Neo's prescrotal urethrostomy. 





January 21, 2020:  Second grant awarded this year goes to Molly from Doberman Rescue League in Fl. After eating a leather leash and not receiving immediate treatment, she was returned to rescue due to high cost of the surgery that was now necessary. Molly had her surgery and recovered with true Doberman strength. 





January 21, 2020: Our first grant of the new year has been awarded to Ginger from Dog Mountain Rescue in Ca. This little beauty wasn't feeling very well until she underwent major dental surgery and multiple extractions.

July 06, 2020: Our latest grant has been issued to Tyson, from Dobies and Little Paws in California. Tyson is around 3 or 4 years old. Rescued with a bad injury to his foot, x-rays showed a broken toe as well as bullet fragments in his chest. The rescue amputated the toe to help with the pain. They tried for months to heal his foot without success, finally deciding amputation was the best option.  Poor Tyson had been on 3 legs for so long that he has adjusted very quickly. 
February 19, 2020:  Pretty Blanche has received the latest DMDRA grant. Thanks to Sweet Home Doberman Rescue, Blanche was pulled from a rural shelter where she was surrendered by her owners due to lack of financial ability to treat her stomach tumor.






February 1, 2020:  Dobies and Little Paws in Fillmore CA. rescued Luke from an animal shelter.  He had a severely broken leg that required amputation for his long-term health and well being.  He is now healing and doing well.
June 06, 2020: Pretty little Tabitha is in rescue with Dobies and Little Paws in CA. Tabitha is a (now) spayed female that was a stray at the animal shelter, she needed immediate rescue due to a badly broken leg. She went directly to the vet to be cared for and have surgery. 




June 26, 2020: Rizzo could not have been any lower in his life than he was when High Desert Doberman Rescue in NM began the task to save his life. Rizzo is estimated at least six to eight years of age. Rizzo has battled giardia, coccidia, anaplasmosis, erlichia and general failure to thrive. At his lowest point he was down to 36 pounds. He came through blockage surgery is on the mend. 



June 08, 2020: Grateful Paws Dog and Cat Rescue Inc in Florida submitted this sweetheart for help. Gilly was surrendered to rescue and it quickly became apparent that surgery was needed to repair a torn CCL. DMDRA is happy to issue a grant to help this handsome boy.
April 27, 2020: DMDRA is very pleased to assist with the medical costs for this adorable baby boy, 5 month old Amos. Emergency removal of a Gastro Intestinal obstruction following an early morning trip to an after hours vet. Doberman Rescue of Colorado stepped in and rescued this sweetheart...




April 23, 2020: Handsome six year old Conrad was rescued by Dog Mountain Rescue after his owners abandoned him. This poor guy needed to have 13 teeth extracted due to severe dental disease. He is recovering well, and once again able to eat, which makes him a very happy boy.





April 04, 2020:  Our latest grant recipient is Hannah.  She is a young female found living close to a bridge near a highway intersection and rescued by Doberman Rescue League of Ft. Lauderdale.  Hannah has a congenital heart lesion with sub-aortic stenosis. With the right home and lots of TLC, she can live a fairly normal, quality life.
March 19, 2020: A HAPPY grant was issued to Dog Mountain Rescue and this adorable 3 month old red girl named Cocoa.  Her owner surrendered her to rescue when she developed breathing problems and they would not pay for testing etc. It was determined that she had a non carcinogenic pulmonary edema. She was hospitalized for two nights before the vets felt she was healing and could come home.




March 18, 2020: Hank was a handsome and sweet middle aged gentleman rescued by Dobies and Little Paws in CA. Shortly after rescue he suffered a bloat and needed emergency surgery. He made it thru surgery but his heart failed soon after coming out of anesthesia and he passed away.




March 6, 2020: We wish her story had a happy ending but sadly she has left this world behind. Bluegrass Doberman Rescue took in this very sick and pregnant sweetheart. She had emergency surgery to help her with the birth, followed by a spay.  Unfortunately, sepsis set in and no matter how hard the vets tried, saving her became impossible. We wish her life had been easier but we are grateful she was well loved at the end. DMDRA provided a grant to help Bluegrass with her expenses. 




March 3, 2020: Logan is our latest grant recipient. This beautiful 7 year old male is with Top Dog Rescue in MI. He was turned into a shelter south of Detroit, with his female buddy.  Both were rescued but now Logan is battling cancer.






March 3, 2020: Donna, with Doberman Rescue League in Florida, is a 5yo intact female confiscated from a home where a triple murder took place.  While with rescue she was found to have a heart murmur and was diagnosed with a diaphragmatic hernia that required emergency surgery.