Paws for Thought – National Poison Prevention Week

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Spring has sprung (kind of)! Hopefully this is the last of the cold weather and we can start enjoying warm spring weather. This week, March 20th – 25th is National Poison Prevention Week. It is always important to know what can be toxic to your pet, so you can keep them out of harm’s way […]


Paws for Thought – St. Patrick’s Day with your pup

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Happy Thursday everyone! Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day, arguably one of the best holidays of the year. So this week we want to share some tips on how to celebrate with your pup while keeping him/her safe. First let’s give a quick shout out to our Irish Breeds: Glen of Imaal, Irish Setter, Irish Terrier, […]


Paws for Thought – Adopt-A-Dog to be featured on The Dodo Snapchat

Friday, March 10th, 2017
Rousey giving kisses to her fans at The Dodo

Happy Friday Paws for Thought Fans! First things first, we would like to thank everyone that donated yesterday for Fairfield County’s Giving Day! With the help of a matching gift from one of our donors, we raised a total of $7,825!. Continuing with exciting news, Adopt-A-Dog will be featured on The Dodo Snapchat starting March 16th! […]


Fairfield County’s Giving Day

Monday, March 6th, 2017

Thank you to everyone that donated on Fairfield County’s Giving Day! It was a very exciting 24 hours. With the help of a matching gift from one of our donors, we raised a total of $7,825! We can’t wait to see what next year brings. On March 9th, Fairfield County is encouraging everyone to “Give […]


Paws for Thought – National Read across America Day

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
Snow enjoying her Dog Tails time

Happy March everyone! Yesterday was National Read across America Day! This is a special day at Adopt-A-Dog thanks to our Dog Tails Program. Adopt-A-Dog’s Dog Tails Program started just a few months ago. Dog Tails gives our youth volunteers the opportunity to read to some of the shelter dogs, and it is a huge hit! Reading […]


28 Days of Valentine Rescue Dogs Challenge

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Adopt-A-Dog is introducing the 28 Days of Valentine Rescue Dogs Challenge. Adopt-A-Dog encourages their followers to post a picture a day of their rescue pups for the month of February with the hashtag #28daysofrescuedogs. Adopt-A-Dog will also be posting a picture a day for the 28 Days of Valentine Rescue Dogs Challenge. This campaign will […]


Winter Wonderland Live Auction and Dinner Party

Friday, December 16th, 2016

This past Saturday, December 10th, Adopt-A-Dog had its Winter Wonderland Live Auction and Dinner Party, hosted by Carriage House Motor Cars and it was a HUGE success! Carriage House Motor Cars hosted this event to help the dogs of Adopt-A-Dog, and they could not have done a better job. All funds raised at this exceptional […]


Chevy #DayItForward Donation

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

This past Tuesday, August 23rd, Adopt-A-Dog got to benefit from Chevy’s #DayItForward initiative. The campaign was launched on Leap Day, February 29th, to spread acts of kindness with your extra day. The Tri State Chevy Dealers decided to keep the campaign running throughout the year. Chevy Tri State Dealers decided to make August the month […]


Joey B’s Dog Days of Summer Fundraiser

Monday, August 8th, 2016
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Looking for something fun to do during the work week? Stop by Joey B’s Tuesday, October 11th between 4pm and 8pm. The New Joey B’s will be donating 20% of gross sales after tax plus ALL TIPS to Adopt-A-Dog. Grab your friends or family and enjoy a nice evening out while supporting a good cause! The New […]


Clear The Shelters Adoption Event

Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Clear the Shelters second year was a success! On Saturday July 23rd, more than 40 local NBC and Telemundo television stations teamed up with hundreds of animal shelters from all across the country to help find new homes for thousands of homeless pets. The participating animal shelters offered no-cost or reduced fee adoptions or waive […]

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