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  • So many dogs out there are in need of being rescued. Ask yourself these questions to decide if you are ready to take on a rescue pet.

    Is a Rescue Dog Right for You?

    Is a Rescue Dog Right for You?

    by Ellison Hartley6

  • Filling out a dog adoption application is the first thing you will do once you find a dog you would like to adopt. The tips in this article will ensure your application reflects an excellent home while also making sure you are ready to provide a loving home for a new dog.

    How to Successfully Adopt a Dog From a Rescue or a Shelter

    How to Successfully Adopt a Dog From a Rescue or a Shelter

    by Shelley Frost0

  • Learn how to choose a shelter dog with tips and advice from someone who worked in a dog shelter. You'll find out what to look for and what questions to ask to help you pick the best dog or puppy for you, your family and your lifestyle.

    How to Choose a Shelter Dog

    How to Choose a Shelter Dog

    by carolynkaye8

  • You've probably read that getting a puppy for Christmas is a bad idea. In many circumstances, that's true. But getting a puppy for Christmas isn't automatically a bad idea if you're ready for puppy and dog ownership.

    Holiday Puppies: Should You Get a Puppy for Christmas?

    Holiday Puppies: Should You Get a Puppy for Christmas?

    by MH Bonham1

  • Getting a puppy is surely a super exciting event in your life, but don't be caught unprepared! Make sure you have all you will need when getting a puppy with this helpful puppy checklist! The list includes all of the essentials to make life with your new puppy a breeze.

    New Puppy Checklist: Supplies You'll Need When Getting a Puppy

    New Puppy Checklist: Supplies You'll Need When Getting a Puppy

    by Adrienne Farricelli4

  • There are many greyhounds and some greyhound puppies in the rescue centers in need of a good home. If you are thinking of adopting a large dog, why not consider giving a retired racing Greyhound a home? Here's what you should know before adopting greyhounds.

    Adopting Retired Racing Greyhounds

    Adopting Retired Racing Greyhounds

    by L M Reid4

  • Are you thinking about buying a German Shepherd puppy? You should definitely consider a rescue before going to a breeder. There are too many great dogs that need a nice family home.

    German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption

    German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption

    by Sam Shepards2

  • An AKC Breeder of Merit's guide to finding a reputable dog breeder for your new family member with tips on where to look, red flags to watch out for, and typical breeder and puppy buyer obligations.

    8 Tips to Find a Reputable Dog Breeder

    8 Tips to Find a Reputable Dog Breeder

    by Barbara Fitzgerald6

  • Do you plan on getting a German Shepherd puppy or already have a new friend at home? Here we provide a guide on how to handle the first couple of months.

    German Shepherd Puppy Guide

    German Shepherd Puppy Guide

    by Sam Shepards2

  • Most dogs end up in animal shelters through no fault of their own. They only know what we teach them. Rescue dogs may not be cute, fluffy puppies, but they have just as much to offer. With a few helpful hints and a lot of patience, your rescue dog will be an amazing companion in no time.

    From Shelter to Sofa: Helping Your Rescue Dog Transition

    From Shelter to Sofa: Helping Your Rescue Dog Transition

    by kiksmom0

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