Adopt A Dog In Need Month

dog standing at front door, Welcome Home!: How To Transition a Rescue Dog Into A New Environment

Welcome Home!: How To Transition a Rescue Dog Into A New Environment

Adopting a dog not only saves a life, but it’s one of the most rewarding things you can do! Whether they were surrendered, rescued off the street, or were born in a shelter, your new four-legged family member will be grateful for their new home and will be eager to please their new humans.

They will also need time to adjust to their new surroundings, get used to a structured day-to-day routine, bond with each member of their new family, and may also require some training.

No matter how excited or welcoming your family is, entering a new home can be a stressful time for a rescue dog. Here’s how you can help alleviate their anxiety!
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7 Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog

Three million adoptable dogs enter shelters across the United States each year, making overpopulation a real problem. These pets are patiently waiting to meet their new families and receive a second chance at life! Opening your home to a rescue dog comes with several benefits, some you may have never even considered. Read post »

Woman and rescue dog

5 Little Things You Can Do To Help Shelter Dogs

Many dog lovers like us are always looking for a way to help homeless animals, but not everyone is able to bring a new dog into their home. So we’ve consulted the ASPCA, Humane Society of the United States, Petfinder and our local shelters to come up with a list of 5 things everyone can do today (and every day!) to help animals in need.

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Save a Dog in Need: Adopt a Shelter Dog!

So far this month, we’ve brought you several posts on dogs that are frequently overlooked when it is time to add a canine member to your family. These dogs represent only a portion of the dogs desperately in need of forever homes across the country; that’s right, we’re talking about shelter dogs!
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