Rattlesnake Bites at the Rescue!

Everyone in southern California is aware of our rattlesnake population, and likewise in many other parts of the country.  Here’s Zach and Baloo after a double bite last night.  Maggie is still at the hospital getting gr...
by Bob Guere


Ladies & Gentlemen, Jacob Rumble!

09-03-13 We picked the little man up from SJVH today and are bringing him up to the Rescue. His infected ear-crop jobs are all cleared up, as are all the wounds he received from what appears to be a bad mauling by a bigger dog....
by liz kover


Sadie’s Pups

How’s this for a success story update? These are three of Sadie’s pups that A.J. and Barb lovingly fostered and socialized at the greatest canine (and other creatures) wellness ranch in the world! Greater than great...
by liz kover



Zach’s Article in BAKERSFIELD LIFE Magazine

OUR TOWN: Coming to the ‘Rescue’ by Zach M. Skow Eastern Kern County is one of the most beautiful and paradoxical places in California. The southern Sierra Nevadas, which peak at 7,000 feet, blend into the sub sea-l...
by liz kover


Two Mottley Mutts - Mick and Nicki

These two rag-taggity vagrants were found wondering the streets of Bakersfield in 100+ degree heat. They were found across the street from Centennial park with no tags, no parents and no a very strong sense of security. They ha...
by liz kover


Miracles Abound Here at Marley’s Mutts!

On a personal note, I received some unbelievable news from my Doctors yesterday. A quick back story is required for this to make since, so I’ll try and keep it concise. I have Cirrhosis of the Liver, a byproduct of Acute ...
by liz kover



UPDATED! - Trooper

HAPPY MUTT UPDATE!!!!  September 7, 2013 - Check out Trooper’s FREEDOM DANCE! MOBILIZE, MUTT MILITIA!! This is Trooper and he has survived a horrendous injury-most likely stabbed and slashed across the neck a...
by liz kover



Benny is a five to six year old Border collie. He was a stray living in a field in Bakersfield, a group of amazing women spotted him and worked as a group to catch him. He has been cleaned up, neutered and is up to date on his ...
by Erin


Trooper’s Story

SAVAGELY STABBED SURVIVOR NEEDS OUR HELP!! Trooper is still waiting for us at the Shelter !!!! We need to form like VOLTRON and come up with a plan! He needs foster or adoption ASAP! Trooper is an adequate name for him but we c...
by liz kover



Born on the 4th of July!

Our baby pitties are almost ready for their forever homes!
by liz kover


Jacob Rumble, the Perfect Pittie Puppy

You will not find a more adorable, adoptable, pity puppy then this boy right here. At the same time, you will not find a puppy that has been through more in such a short existence; conquered more adversity in less time; survive...
by liz kover



Boomer is a mini Australian cattle dog mix. He was found hanging out at a vineyard and was corralled and sent to marleys mutts. He is about seven and super spunky, loves to play and cuddle. If you have an interest in giving thi...
by Erin