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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 Waldo

Adult
Male
Large

Hi, my name is Waldo, and everyone here keeps telling me that I am a real sweetie, so it must be true! I even… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Otto

Young
Male
Medium

Otto joined the shelter family on 04/05/17 as a stray. He is 11 months old. More information will be added… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Lennie

Adult
Male
Large

Hi There! My name is Lennie, and I am looking for an active household that will make sure I receive plenty of… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Maggie

Adult
Female
Large

Maggie is a lovely 3-year-old female Bluetick Coonhound. She loves people and received Excellent scores on all… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Goliath

Adult
Male
Small

Goliath is a 2-and-1/2-year-old male Chihuahua mix. More information will be added soon. Please check… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Bud (at Bob's House For Dogs)

Senior
Male
Small

Hi, my name is Bud, and I am a neutered male Pug mix. I was surrendered to the shelter along with my best… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Bella

Adult
Female
Small

Hi, my name is Bella, and I am a 2-and-1/2-year-old spayed female Jack Russell Terrier mix. I was born on… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Rocky ( plays fetch )

Adult
Male
Large

Rocky is a 4-and-1/2-year-old neutered male Boxer mix in need of a home without small children as he is… Learn more.

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