Dog Shelter

Whether you want to adopt a dog from a shelter or you want to help out a Dog Shelter in your community, you'll find all the tips, advise and news you need.PetGuide.com is your source for Dog Shelter information. Whether you want to adopt a dog from a shelter or you want to help out a Dog Shelter in your community, you’ll find all the tips, advice and news needed to make a difference.

Thinking of getting a rescue dog? Make sure to take look at our articles about adopting dogs that cover every aspect of the process- from applying for adoption to properly welcoming a rescue pooch in your home. In case you’d really like to help out a dog in need and do a valuable service to your shelter at the same time, consider fostering- we have plenty of resources to help you get started. Definitely ready to find a furball you’ll fall head over heels for? Browse through Adoptable Dog of the Week articles, where you’ll find the most adorable dogs currently waiting for a new home.  In our Shelter Spotlight series of articles, we regularly feature amazing organizations that help dogs find loving homes, so make sure to check these articles to find a shelter near you.

If you want to support your local Dog Shelter, there are many ways to help them continue the great work they do. We’ve covered the most common things every dog rescue and shelter always need, so check out our comprehensive guides on fostering, raising money or organizing pet adoption events for both inspiration and advice. Not being able to adopt a dog doesn’t mean you can’t help rescuers save more lives!

Not all dogs are lucky enough to have a forever family of their own. Some dogs spend their lives waiting to get adopted, and without rescuers and shelters, they wouldn’t even stand a chance. Petguide.com helps you find the perfect way to do your bit for homeless pooches- whether it’s adopting one or making sure they’ll always have a place to be safe.