is not a shelter; nor do we have our own facility. As volunteers, we house
our rescue dogs either in our own homes, foster homes if available, or board
them with dog sitters or kennels until placed with their new families.
We make the commitment to each and every animal to resolve any health or
behavioral issues prior to adoption, and all dogs are vaccinated,
spayed/neutered and heartworm tested.
Dogs are not for everyone, and as long-time, multiple Shepherd owners
ourselves, we are familiar with the type of home/family best suited for this
breed. Also taken into consideration are the dog's needs and temperament so
that both dog and family are happy with the placement. Our application and
home visit process ensures we are placing these dogs in the homes best
suited to them. Our goal is save as many as possible and unite them with
loving and caring owners so that they will never suffer or know sadness and
If you would like more information about our group, please check out our new website: Shepherdshoperescue.org.