Dog Rescue

‘Puppies For Sale?’ Consider Adoption Instead

You may wonder what the harm is in buying puppies or taking them from someone giving them away for free. But before you fall in love with those puppy dog eyes, you should know what happens when you buy a puppy or take a dog for free — and why you should adopt instead.

by DogTime
April 7th

5 Non-Profit Sanctuaries For Unwanted Senior Dogs

Senior dog sanctuaries are so important. They give old dogs the love and care they deserve at the end of their lives. All the sanctuaries on this list are 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations that you can donate to if you’re interested in helping them in their missions.

by Mike Clark
November 11th

Animal Shelter Appreciation Week: 7 Ways Shelters Help Pets

The first full week of November is Animal Shelter Appreciation week. This week is designated to recognize all of the organizations who help stray and abandoned animals. Here are some of the ways your local animal shelter helps dogs, cats, rabbits, and a variety of other animals.

by Maggie Clancy
November 2nd

Tips For Decompressing Your New Rescue Dog

The time following any shelter adoption can be critical. That’s not simply because you and your dog are getting to know each other, but because those first days and weeks are laying a foundation for your new life together. Here are a few things you can do to help your shelter dog with decompressing in a new home.

by Vicki Clinebell
September 3rd

Before You Return That Rescue Dog To The Shelter…

It’s important that we don’t shame people who consider returning their dog to the shelter, but instead give them resources and encouragement that might help them realize that they can take steps to keep their pup. Here are some ways to deal with problems before you return your dog to the shelter.

by Mike Clark
September 1st

10 Amazing Dog Rescue Groups To Donate To Before The End Of The Year

The year is coming to a close, and it’s a good time to get in some last minute charitable donations that you can write off when you’re doing your taxes. The non-profit groups on this list help dogs get the care and forever homes they need. You can find easy-to-follow links to make a donation to any group you choose.

by Mike Clark
December 12th, 2019
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