Author Archives: Joanne Anderson


  **MIMI NEEDS KNEES* First UPDATE on MIMI’s Progress: MIMI left the specialty hospital after her 2/7 spay & surgery to fix the Grade 4 luxated patella in her left knee. She is back in Last Hope foster care. MIMI is … Continue reading →

Posted in Home notification, News |

ROSS- Beagle/Cocker

Remember ROSS from TV “Friends”? David Schwimmer isn’t at Last Hope but ROSS the Beagle/Cocker is. Our ROSS is an outgoing, mature, frosty face fellow originally a stray at Brookhaven Town Shelter. He’s looking to be a Man’s, Lady’s or Family’s … Continue reading →

Posted in Dog Center, Dogs, Male, Senior |


Meet DONNA, DONNA- Not a Prima Donna….. DONNA a darling 4 yr old Shepherd/ Husky/ Collie painted in Dobie/Rottie black & tan was turned into Hempstead Town Shelter because her former owners moved closer to their elderly parents, but into … Continue reading →

Posted in Adult, Dog Center, Dogs, Female |


“Buon Natale,” from NATALIE , a sweet & petite tabby trapped in Holbrook several months ago. NATALIE and her dilute calico sister, TAMMY, now 8 months old, have been waiting patiently at Last Hope in Wantagh. Each sister would love … Continue reading →

Posted in 6 to 12 Months, Cats, Female, Wantagh Adoption Center |

COAL- Pit mix

COAL Is Our New Mr. Congeniality. He walked into Last Hope from Hempstead Town Shelter next door like a “pup politician” greeting each volunteer as he if knew the person for ages. COAL is a Pit mix about 7 years … Continue reading →

Posted in Adult, Dog Center, Dogs, Male |

DUCK- Pointer/Hound Pup

DUCK is a handsome Hound/Pointer pup, tall & leggy, a year old. He says: “I’m still a DUCKLING dog. I have a tad more growing to do.” He’s quite friendly too, but has lots of puppy energy. DUCK gets along … Continue reading →

Posted in Adult, Dog Center, Dogs, Male |