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Choosing a Companion

Now that you've made the decision to adopt a dog from ECCHA, you need to ask yourself "What kind of a dog do I want?" Pocket-sized lap dog or loving Labrador, choosing what type of dog to get is tough. Be sure you make the correct one by taking a few minutes to consider your options.

Dog Care

Taking care of a new pet can be a lot of work. From how to keep your dog healthy to house-training your new pup, we have the advice to make your transition into lifelong friendship an easy one.

Adopting a Dog:

discovering man's best friend

It's no secret that having a canine comrade can bring immeasurable amounts of love and joy to your life. Now that you have decided to bring a four-legged friend into your home, what type of dog is right for you? Make sure you consider all the possibilities before selecting a pet that will be with you for a lifetime. And remember, we are always getting new dogs into the shelter; so check back often for your perfect match.

Hello, I'm Yoda

Adult
Male
Medium

Hi There! My name is Yoda, and I think that I am just about the cutest dog on the planet! I am a… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Rose (at Bob's House for Dogs)

Senior
Female
Small

Hi, my name is Rose and I am a tan Cocker Spaniel/Poodle mix. I am 13 years old and a spayed female. My… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Chubby

Adult
Male
Large

Hi, my name is Chubby. I am an 8 year old neutered male that was brought to the shelter as a stray. I am a… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Buddy ( at Bob's House for Dogs )

Senior
Male
Small

Hello, my name is Buddy, and I am in need of a quiet home, as that is what I am used to, and I am a senior… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Sergeant

Young
Male
Large

Hi, my name is Sergeant, and I am a neutered male Bluetick Coonhound. I was 10-months-old when I became a… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Bruno

Adult
Male
Large

Greetings, my name is Bruno. I am a 1-and-1/2 year old neutered male American Staffordshire Terrier mix, and… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Boots

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Boots, and I am a 6 year old Coonhound that became a resident of the shelter on 7/08/16.… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Jema

Adult
Female
Large

Hi, my name is Jema, and I am a beautiful and friendly, 1 year old female waiting for you to fall… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Kevin

Adult
Male
Large

Hi There! My name is Kevin. I am a neutered male Labrador Retriever mix that has found myself in need of a new… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Pocahontas

Adult
Female
Large

Hi Everyone! My name is Pocahontas, and I am a beautiful 1-year-old female Labrador Retriever. My shiny black… Learn more.

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