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What’s in a Name?

We had a fabulous “name that dog” contest a few weeks ago on our Facebook page for Scout pictured above, and received the most wonderful boy jack names, a list we’ll keep handy. We’ll actually be using it very soon since we have quite a few no-names coming to join…

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Precious Pair

Macy and Buster’s mom left this earth and they are now displaced and temporarily living with a kind friend of the family; but this is but a short-term solution. Preferably the two would like to be homed together as they have spent their entire lives as a team, but if…

In: Adoption Dogs

Marvelous Madison

Madison has found her forever home with three dog pals, one a jack, and a family who competes in agility and fly ball FOR FUN.  Now that Madison has joined the pack in Rhode Island, she might take her mom to some frisbee competitions, because that is what Madison excels…

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Wiley Wishbone ……. another

Wishbone went home to a lovely forever home in MA where he will be active with his jack pal Smudge, running with mom, playing ball with dad and daughter, when she is not in school, and being part of a dog savvy family that thought he was just the cutest…

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Stealthy Stryker and his Litter Mate Scout

Miracles happen and Stryker has landed in a great home in MA with another dog pal he met at his doggy day care/foster home at Camp Wagalot in Stockbridge, MA.  Here he learned to be a dog, to trust and to be happy.  Off he went, he does not even…

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The Cost of Rescue

Where does the money go, what is it spent on? These are two of the many questions rescues get when it comes to what people’s donations are used for. As with any rescue the major expenses are vet bills, medications, dog food, toys and treats. Some, like Jacks Galore, also…

In: Adoption Dogs Health

Wistful Wishbone

 Within days of being placed up for adoption Wishbone found the most marvelous furever home.  He was very lucky in that his stars were aligned in perfect order.  He is off to a great life with a jack pal, a hound dog neighbor, and a mom who is around all…

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The Season for Gratitude

This is the time of year we show our gratitude for what we have, the moment we share the bounty of the season with those most dear and closest to us and give to others who are less fortunate.   It is a time to reflect on the year past,…

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Comrade Casey

Casey (left above with his dearest pal Becky now in heaven) came to us from Russell Refuge, another unadoptable dog exhibiting health issues that nobody wanted to tackle. The unknown is always a scary thing, but Jacks Galore knew the potential this little pint size jack had. He loved other…

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Snow Day

A foot of snow in the beautiful Berkshires of MA this Sunday in December; guaranteeing us a white Christmas. It also afforded somewhat warmer temps to get all the dogs out to play without freezing up. The Bark magazine has a great article on snow tips for your dog; check…

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