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Angel – Cruelty or Accident?

Angel, a 4 year old brown and white female jack, is a study in miracles; but a case where the outcome is still undetermined. Many weeks ago a Facebook page from a shelter appeared all over the Jack Russell FB sites: Please save, please pull, please help! Brought to a shelter…

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Max – A new sanctuary Jack

Max came to Jacks Galore to find a new home. A six-year-old all white puddin’ Jack with some brown on his ears, was no longer able to stay in his home due to his people aggression and anxiety. But not the sort of aggression you’d imagine, but fear aggression of…

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Tony’s Tail

Tony update – Thursday, September 17, Tony was put to sleep in our arms.  After rapid deterioration of his health in the last days, a sonogram was preformed and it was found that he had liver cancer.  Tony was in much discomfort.  Upon speaking with his adoptive mom and with…

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Peety and Darla

ADOPTED!!! Petey and Darla BOTH went to their forever homes on the same day – one to the Cape in MA and the other to NH (and Florida!!).  Both will be active, well loved and safe forever more.  And best of all their first fur dad knows they are safe…

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The joy of rescue, but with intense sadness too

Rescue offers so much joy and feeling of accomplishment that it’s always a wonderful field to be part of; volunteering at your local shelter, helping raise funds for a rescue you know, collecting dog food or bedding for a dog group that needs it, or working closely with someone who…

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Why are we still here?

There’s never been a time when we’ve had such a wonderful group of jacks waiting to find their forever homes. Cozy in the kennels, busy on the agility field, long walks in the woods, on the back country roads and snuggles before bed, and that’s all absolutely wonderful; but it’s…

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T-shirt fundraiser for heartworm positive Jacks

Treating heartworm positive dogs costs lots of money and takes a long time. So we’re asking for your help once again! Heartworms in dogs is a very treatable disease, and can be prevented from even happening by a monthly heartworm pill. Two very good and factual articles can be read…

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Puppies on Parade

ADOPTED – all pups are heading to their various homes THIS week, the first week in July.  Congrats to one and all on your new kids. Jacks Galore has a hand right now in helping some puppies looking for homes. Mom is a long legged rough coat Jack; and daddy?…

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Who are the sanctuary Jacks?

With the loss of three of our sanctuary jacks, Simon, then Merlin and now Milo, we thought we’d introduce our supporters and adopters to the jacks we call the sanctuary dogs. Currently living out their lives as family members in the JG household, Simon, who crossed the bridge the week…

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Mighty Max

ADOPTED!!!  To NH he went, with a jack family who just KNOWS the breed, so it was told to us – he is a JACK, “what is supposed to be wrong with this dog?”  NOTHING.  Happy forever life Max, enjoy!! Max is a 1 year old, 17-pound, tricolor smooth-coated shorty…

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