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Starting Your Own Dog Rescue

As someone passionate about the plight of dogs, you've done all you can. You donate to local shelters and foster dogs when time permits. But you want to do more. You want to open your own shelter or charity to help. On the surface, you have…

Save Some Beagles

My first dog was a beagle and they will always have a special place in my heart. These friendly and gentle dogs are perfect for a family. Fiercely loyal and always in a good mood. They are rarely aggressive. So when I found a rescue that…

One Tail at a Time

I get no better joy than to watch a rescue group become a success. And for One Tail at a Time, I've seen that transformation over the past decade. This organization started out incredibly small. A few passionate people with a few dogs they…

Minnesota Has Lots of Great Rescues

As someone who has visited Minnesota many times in my life, I can tell you that they are the sweetest people on the planet. The friendly Midwest personality turned up to 11. So it shouldn't be a surprise that they do some great work with animals.…
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The Unfortunate Effects of Amateur Breeding

For better or for worse, puppy breeding is a big business in this country. It’s there because there is a demand for pure bred dogs. While there are the horrible stories that show up ever too often in the news, it’s worth noting that there…
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Rescue a Border Collie Today

Border Collies make some of the best companions ever. They are bright, clever, and suited for the great outdoors. These energetic dogs need plenty of exercise to keep them happy. Unfortunately many people get a border collie due to their…
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Celebrities Help Save Two-Legged Dog

While only a year old, Scooby-Roo has mastered the art of Hollywood. He’s schmoozed with movie stars and has a life story that it is straight out of a Disney script. This 11-year old mutt has defied the odds thanks to the help of some high-profile…
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PETA, Tiger Woods, and Pet Population Control

PETA has never been an organization to back off a major celebrity. But it appears they may have met their match with Tiger Woods. A planned billboard that attacks the iconic golfer while spreading a message to spay-and-neuter pets has been scrapped…
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A Couple Guide Dog Charities to Support

There is something about a guide dog. Their selfless devotion to their owner to literally be the eyes and ears for them as they navigate the world. The training is immense and the trust that must be placed in these exceptional dogs is immense. With…