Over the past decade, breed rescue groups have become a major force in dog adoptions. These rescue groups limit their effort to a particular breed of dog including purebreds. This is a help to people who want a certain breed of dog but can’t or won’t use breeders.
To make the best use of a rescue group, however, there are a few things to keep in mind.
1. Watch out for scams.
Some wholesale breeders and brokers who can’t meet federal and state laws advertise themselves as “rescue” organizations. Crooks have even collected money for non-existent rescue groups. Continue reading “5 Things to Know about Animal Rescue Groups”