Every Dog Deserves a Forever Home

Welcome to our rescue!

Meet and greet adoption events are held every Sunday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. We are located in the PetsMart in Crossgates Commons, 161 Washington Ave., Ext., Albany. Stop by to visit with our wonderful dogs, all waiting for their forever families! Forever Home consists of a group of volunteers dedicated to matching the needs and personality of our dogs with your family. We are not in a hurry to adopt out our dogs; we want to make sure the match is perfect for everyone. All of the dogs in our rescue live in our homes with both the human and furry members of our families. Our adoption process begins with an application which can be found by clicking the above link. Please complete the form in full; the questions we ask help us understand what type of dog you are looking for. Incomplete applications will not be processed. We will contact your Veterinarian, so please make sure to call them to release your vet history to our volunteer. If you rent, the first call we will make will be to your landlord. After these checks are made, you will receive an e-mail inviting you to our next adoption event Albany, NY 12210, right to meet the dog(s) you are interested in. After we meet you at PetsMart, we will speak to your personal references and call you to schedule a home visit with the dog you are interested in adding to your family. All members of the family must be present at the ...
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The Meaning of Rescue

Now that I’m home, bathed, settled and fed All nicely tucked into my warm new bed I’d like to open my baggage Lest I forget There is so much to carry- So much to regret. Hmmmm….. Yes, there it is, right on the top. Let’s unpack Loneliness, Heartache and Loss And there by my bed, hide Fear and Shame As I look on these things I tried hard to leave I still have to unpack my baggage called Pain I love them, the others, the ones who left me But I was not good enough – For they did not want me. Will you add to my baggage? Or will you help me unpack? Or will you just look at my things – And take me right back? Do you have the time to help me unpack? To put away my baggage And never repack? I pray that you do – I’m so tired you see But I do come with baggage – Will you still want me? Author Unknown...
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