New Jersey Rescue Dogs

Home for Good Dog Rescue (HFGDR) is a 100% foster-based, non-profit 501(c)(3) dog rescue established in 2010 in Summit, New Jersey with offices in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey. We rescue dogs from high-kill shelters in South Carolina and Georgia, which are overflowing with unwanted dogs on the brink of being euthanized. We then transport the dogs to New Jersey where they are placed in loving foster homes while they await adoption into loving homes for good!



Berkeley Heights Winter Walk All-Day Adopt-a-Thon

On Dec. 5, the Berkeley Heights Downtown Business Community will present the 1st Annual Winter Walk! We’re celebrating with an all-day “Winter Adopt-a-Thon” to find our pups loving homes for the holidays! Stop by PetSmart in Millburn from 10 AM to 3 PM to visit them that morning, and then stop by our offices, 465... Read more »
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Adoption Event & Bake Sale PetSmart Millburn

Visit us at PetSmart in Millburn this Saturday, Dec. 5 for the first part of our “All-Day Winter Adopt-a-Thon!” Enjoy delicious baked goods, support our cause, and meet some of our adoptable dogs from 11 AM to 3 PM!  And then be sure to swing by our offices, 465 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights, for... Read more »


This very special day of charity occurs each year on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. And this year, we’re starting off with a bang! We need your help to kick off the $2.5 million ALMOST HOME Capital Campaign! What is ALMOST HOME? The Almost Home Wellness Center will be a facility in Aiken, South Carolina that... Read more »

Doggie Photos with Santa

Santa Paws is coming to town! Visit us with your forever friend at our offices this Sunday, Dec. 6, for your photo with the man himself! Pose in front of our special backdrop and don your holiday best for a memory to treasure for years to come! Photos are 1 for $8.00 or 2 for... Read more »
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Meet Our Fosters of the Month!

This month, we’re highlighting the Dash family of Springfield, N.J. They have two pups of their own, both Home for Good alums! To read the full interview, visit us here.

Support the Almost Home Capital Campaign

Own your own piece of the Almost Home Wellness Center.  We have for sale bronze miniatures of  James Muir’s “Faithful Friend” that will stand outside of Almost Home.  The artist had made just 30 of these statues, numbered and signed, before the mold was broken. The collector’s piece is available for purchase here, It is... Read more »