Here in the UK, UKMASC coordinate UKMARS (UK Mini American Rescue & Support) for all Miniature American Shepherds in need in the UK.
'UKMASC are dedicated to rehoming dogs due to changes in circumstances, as well as rescuing homeless, abused or neglected Miniature American Shepherd dogs'
The Roles of Our UKMARS Co-ordinator are as follows:
- Assessing & placing Miniature American Shepherds into new homes;
- Placing MAS into short-term foster homes prior to rehoming, if needs be;
- Co-ordinating efforts to re-unite lost MAS with their owners and/or breeders;
- Ensuring any MAS seen in ‘all-breed’ rescues are taking in by UKMARS;
- Providing support for individuals who have need to surrender a MAS;
- Educating the public about MAS;
- Promoting responsible breeding and dog ownership.
Our US parent club (MASCUSA) support MARS (Mini Aussie Rescue & Support) – which provides support for all Miniature American Shepherds in the USA. For more information on rescue and support in the USA, please visit: