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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 Ajax

Adult
Male
Large

I am currently NOT available for adoption, but please feel free to fill out an application for me. Hello,… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Ratchet

Adult
Male
Large

Hello, Hello, Hello! It's me, Ratchet! The cutest dog around! I am a 4-year-old neutered male American… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Moana (plays fetch)

Adult
Female
Large

Hi, my name is Moana, and yes, I am every bit as sweet as I look in my pictures. I am currently being kept on… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Duncan

Adult
Male
Small

Hi, my name is Duncan and I am so glad that you are taking the time to read about me! I was rescued off the… Learn more.

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