High Desert Pawedcast



Podcast by Santa Fe Animal Shelter


  • Holiday Pet Miracles

    14/12/2016 Duration: 06min

    This week we bring in the holidays with a couple of our favorite stories from this past year. Join us on December 16th at the Santa Fe Animal Shelter to bring in the holiday season with our annual farolito celebration.

  • Leading the Pack: How Mary Martin revolutionized the Santa Fe Animal Shelter

    03/10/2016 Duration: 13min

    In the past few years, no one person has had as large an influence on the Santa Fe Animal Shelter as Executive Director, Mary Martin. This is the inspiring story of how she ended up here and helped save thousands of homeless pets.

  • We Need Your Help Now

    19/09/2016 Duration: 07min

    Like most nonprofit animal shelters, we have always survived on the dedication and generosity of our community and donors. We are currently overpopulated, a challenge that makes it more difficult to guarantee the high standard of care that we provide to all shelter animals. Please consider donating and reach out to us at pawedcast@sfhumanesociety.org if you have questions.

  • All It Takes: the work behind canine behavior rehabilitation

    08/09/2016 Duration: 16min

    We talk to Director of Behavior and Training, Hannah Padilla, about her strategy to rehabilitate traumatized and shy dogs. Her team puts in incredible time and effort to give these animals a fighting chance at finding homes.

  • End of Life Care for Santa Fe Pets: the brave lives of hospice fosters

    01/09/2016 Duration: 12min

    Losing a pet is one of the most painful experiences an animal lover can endure. Now imagine caring for multiple terminally ill animals at once. This week we tell the story of Claire, one of our hospice fosters, and the remarkable strength she exhibits everyday for our most vulnerable shelter animals.

  • Lester and Jamie: a perfect match

    19/08/2016 Duration: 13min

    Lester is the sort of dog that probably would not have made it in other shelters. He was dejected when he arrived to us and would remain in the corner of any room he was brought to. Jamie, one of our own staff members, decided to give him a try and are now inseparable.

  • #AdoptRob: The story of a man locked in a dog kennel

    03/08/2016 Duration: 13min

    Rob agreed to lock himself in a kennel for 48 hours to raise awareness and funds for homeless animals. This is our podcast about the story which has been featured on Huffington Post, HLN, and other local media outlets.