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Dog Rescue and Shelter Sites

Unfortunately, over 10 million dogs are euthanized each year, due to being abandoned by their previous families. Each of us can help reduce this statistic by ensuring our next dog comes from a shelter or rescue.

We have listed 807 Rescues and Shelters. You can find a shelter or rescue near you by clicking on the state you live in and viewing the listing of rescues and shelters. Please help your local shelter help our dogs!


Find a dog to adopt in your area. Just add your location, type of dog preferred and gender and click on find pets for a listing of rescues and shelters and dogs that are currently ready for adoption. a Pet

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North America's largest non-profit pet adoption website. Enter your location, preferred breed, and maximum distance and search for adoptable dogs in your area.

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Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring--it was peace.
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