8 Great Places to Adopt a Pet
What it is: Many dog lovers think that rescue organizations only offer mixed-breed pooches. Not so! You’ll find many purebreds, including those that have been abandoned by their owners. There are also rescue organizations dedicated to a specific breed.
How it works: Have a dog breed in mind? Check out this list of breed-specific dog rescue organizations, provided by the American Kennel Club.
Why it’s unique: From Airedale Terriers to Cocker Spaniels and beyond, you’re bound to find a rescue organization for your favorite breed on the AKC’s list.