Spartan's former abusive owner. Mr. Mallen is the man who Amy and her mother rescued Spartan. He is only seen in the first and last episode of season one. In the Season 1 finale Mr. Mallen shows up at the Fall Finale to legally reclaim Spartan after Val calls him. When Ashley confronts her mother about it Val explains to her daughter that Mr. Mallen has every right to take Spartan back. Mr. Mallen eventually decides to let Amy keep Spartan.