Dagship Rescue
Sunshine Haven Intake Project  


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OPEN: Monday - Friday, 10 am - 3 pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 1755 Domingo Rd. SW, Deming

On May 6, 2017 we opened the kindest place to bring an unwanted, neglected and homeless animals of Luna County New Mexico.

Our mission is to care for and love, vaccinate, spay and neuter all animals brought into our care prior to re-homing into approved and loving homes. 

In spaying and neutering before re-homing, we hope to stop the needless cycle of unwanted animals in our community.

Since January 2017, and with tremendous help from our community of supporters, we have gradually built and expanded our rescue. We currently have:

* A Kennel Building with 6 indoor/outdoor runs.
* A Dog Quarantine Building with 2 kennels
.                                                                             * An outdoor (enclosed on 3 sides) with 7 large kennels with dog houses.
* A Cat House with open indoor living with access to an outdoor "catio"
*  A large Cat Quarantine Building for ringworm cases                                                             * A small single kennel Cat Quarantine area for respiratory or new cat quarantine.
* An Office Building/Adoption Center  
* A Pet Food Bank Building                                                                                                       * 7 outdoor exercise areas                                                                                                          * 2 Storage sheds                                                                                                                      * Gazebo with misting system

2022 DAG Rescue Shelters Accomplishments

* 293 Animals rescued with overall live release rate of 94%                                                     * 90 Animals fostered                                              
                                                                     * 43% adoptions, 43% transfers and 8% return to home                                                                     * Pet Food Bank: 10,488 lbs. distributed. Spay/neuter is required to receive food >1 time               * Hire of new shelter director at DAGSHIP                                                                                 * Volunteer dog trainer working on weekends


    If you'd like to volunteer regularly & be part of "Team Compassion", call Chrystal at 575-313-0626

    If you'd like to be a volunteer dog walker, join the LOSE WEIGHT - WALK DOGS Club on the 1st Saturday of the month at 10:30 am (weather permitting).  Contact Diana at 917-273-1734 or gadbell3@gmail.com for more information.

We can accommodate a maximum of 25 cats and up to 16 dogs depending on their size.
While our focus is on dogs and cats, we also rescue other animals.
Including chickens, tortoises, pigs, reptiles, birds, horses, goats, ducks,
geese, chickens, rabbits, ferrets, birds, llamas, burro, fish, pigs, and, reptiles.

If you have lost your pet, try looking on our "Lost & Found" facebook page. 



Below are pictures of just a few of our over 900 successful re-homed friends

Below are photos of our beloved "haven" 

To the abandoned and unwanted animals of Luna County New Mexico:   
We will do our very best to minimize your pain and suffering by giving humans 
a safe and loving place to bring you; 
our homeless furry friends!
For a handful of reasons, many animals are dropped on our doorstep or in the desert .... 
Now, they will have hope!
Open to the public, Monday through Friday, 9am - 4pm

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit making
your donations fully tax deductible    

Find us on Facebook 

Checks can also be mailed to:
Deming Animal Guardians
PO Box 1275
Deming, NM 88031-1275
Marked:  "DAGSHIP Rescue Donation"


1755 Domingo Rd., SW - Deming, NM  88030          dagshiprescue@gmail.com           575-313-0626        www.dagshiprescue.com 

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