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Mick was found in January, 2009 in the Lakes Basin Recreation Area, barely clinging to life. His foreleg was all but destroyed - it most likely been caught in some type of animal trap. Thanks to two caring, humane quad ri ders; the Plumas County Animal Services; High Sierra Animal Rescue, and Veterinary Specialists of Nevada, he is now a 72-pound happy guy with a loving family in Reno.
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"Not to hurt our humble brethren is our first duty to them, but to stop there is not enough. We have a higher mission--to be of service to them
 wherever they require it."
~~Saint Francis of Assisi (1182 - 1226)