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#ShelterAdopt City of Emporia

Dolly and Diesel are located at the City of Emporia Animal Shelter and are looking for loving permanent homes. If you are looking for a companion check these two beauties out. 1921 Sunnyside Road Emporia, Virginia 23847 Phone: 434-634-2121(6)  

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2016 Year End Review

Ring Dog Rescue wants to take a moment to wish everyone a Happy and Safe New Year and reflect on 2016. This past year came with many challenges and many “hooray” moments. This past year has given us fantastic new volunteers and fosters, new relationships were formed with various members of our community, dogs living outside in peril were provided life-changing resources, and we at Ring Dog Rescue could not be more proud of all who came together to make the lives of animals better. Here is our year-end review: Ring Dog Rescue transferred in 114 dogs (and puppies)!  We received those…

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the DOGHOUSE project

The DOGHOUSE project started many years ago, we realized there was a need to help owned animals who through no fault of their own, were living in less then optimal conditions. Each year Ring Dog Rescue volunteers trek out into lower income areas and identify dogs (and sometimes cats and rabbits) in need. We educate their owners on proper animal husbandry practices, provide medical care, food, free spay and neuter, bedding, doghouses, and because getting dogs off of chains is one of our missions, outdoor 10×10 kennels, and crates to hopefully transition the dog into the home. We know this…

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Protect Your Pet During Winter and Cold Weather

Follow our tips to keep cats, dogs and horses safe and comfortable In many areas, winter is a season of bitter cold and numbing wetness. Make sure your four-footed family members stay safe and warm by following these simple guidelines: Keep pets indoors The best prescription for winter’s woes is to keep your dog or cat inside with you and your family. The happiest dogs are taken out frequently for walks and exercise but kept inside the rest of the time. Don’t leave pets outdoors when the temperature drops. During walks, short-haired dogs may feel more comfortable wearing a sweater….

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Adoptables: Midge

Meet the beautiful, goofy, and total sweetheart, Midge! If her chestnut eye hasn't caught you, I'm sure her hazel one has. This beautiful girl is... more

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