Monthly Archives: May 2010

Basic Fostering

Thank you for Being Interested in Becoming a Dog Foster Last Hope Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit, no kill volunteer animal rescue. We foster in our homes until permanent homes are found. We are funded totally by donations and … Continue reading

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Adoption Days

Why Are Pet Adoption Days Important? Get your foster to come to at least 3 events a month! We know that Saturdays are a precious day for all people. However, when people feel that they have spare time that is … Continue reading

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Bringing My New Dog Home

BRINGING A NEW DOG HOME Health Care for puppies under 5 months of age: If you have adopted a puppy that is not fully vaccinated (has not had 2 sets of distemper 3-4 weeks apart and is over 4 1/2 … Continue reading

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Why are Fence Yards Preferred?

Proper exercise keeps the dog out of trouble. Dogs chew more, bark more and dig in the yard because they are bored.  Barking causes neighbor complaints. Large breed dogs can develop hip and joint problems without running. Walking and a … Continue reading

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Adoption Days

See all our dogs and puppies at the Apple Valley Petco EVERY SATURDAY from 11-3 and then also at Burnsville Petco too at the same time. On the 1st Sunday of each month we are at the West St Paul … Continue reading

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Congrats On a Pup

CONGRATS ON YOUR NEW PUP!   VIRUSES: It is important to follow the vaccination schedule and continue to give the required boosters within 3-4 weeks of each other.  One virus called Parvo can be fatal.  If your pup has 2 … Continue reading

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Kids and Dogs

Last Hope has had over 20 years of experience in placing dogs with families with children. We have found that what works in each home so that the dogs are in forever families, even if it takes a little longer … Continue reading

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