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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 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 Johnny

Adult
Male
Large

Hi There! My name is Johnny, and I am a very handsome Hound mix if I do say so myself. I have long legs, a… 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 spayed female waiting for you to fall… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Coral

Adult
Female
Large

Hi There! My name is Coral, and I am a beautiful American Staffordshire Terrier mix that was brought to the… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Emma Lee

Senior
Female
Small

Hello, my name is Emma Lee. I was brought to the shelter as a stray, and must admit that at first I was very… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Shay (at Underdog)

Adult
Female
Large

A big HELLO from one adorable, happy-go-lucky, nearly perfect pooch! My name is Shay, and I am a 4 year old… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Spot

Adult
Female
Large

Hello, my name is Spot. I am a 3 year old spayed female Terrier mix in need of a forever home without… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Rex

Adult
Male
Medium

A Big Hello from an amazing Jack Russell Terrier! My name is Rex, and I am a 5 year old neutered male. I was… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Taz (I play fetch)

Adult
Male
Large

Hello, my name is Taz and I am a handsome 8 year old neutered male German Shepherd/Beagle mix. I am… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Hunter

Adult
Male
Large

Howdy! My name is Hunter, so you may have already guessed that I am a prey-driven Black and Tan Coonhound.… Learn more.

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Hello, I'm Edwin

Adult
Male
Large

Hello world! My name is Edwin, and I am a very stately and dignified looking Retriever/Smooth Coat Collie mix… Learn more.

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