Posts Categorized: HFGD News

The Dangers of a Chubby Tummy

Yes, that chubby tummy might make your dog look cute, but the fact is that those few extra pounds your pooch is carrying around are severely dangerous to its health. Research from PetMD has shown that overweight dogs are at a higher risk for a host of health problems, like cancer, osteoporosis, and bladder stones…. Read more »

Jeremiah and Gemma’s Journeys

Join us as we share the heartwarming journey of Gemma, a beautiful German Shepherd, to her new home in Kokomo, Indiana.  Awaiting Gemma was Jeremiah Derks, just 12 years old, who was presented a very special delivery by members of the Jersey City Police Department – Detective Benevolent Association this morning, where their two stories… Read more »

Kuranda Beds Donations

Please help our dogs in Aiken, South Carolina with warm beds to sleep on by donating a bed today. Click here for the donation information. Here in New Jersey, our Home for Good pups are safe and warm in loving foster homes. But before they are transported to NJ they reside at our property in… Read more »

Adoption Event at HFGDR. June 22nd.

Join us Saturday, June 22nd, at our offices, 465 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights, NJ, for an exciting day of dog adoptions! Come meet our pups and maybe even find a forever friend of your very own. We will be waiting from 11 AM to 4 PM to greet you. Remember to complete an adoption… Read more »

Yearly Statistics

  Our Previous Year’s Statistics: 2016 About us: 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 homeless dogs from high-kill shelters in the South, which are overflowing with unwanted dogs on the brink… Read more »

Meet Our Fosters of the Month!

This month, we’re highlighting the Olivapotenza family! They have fostered so many of our dogs, young and old, and we are so grateful for all their hard work! To read the full interview, visit us here.

5K Run & 5K Doggy Dash

Calling all 5k Runners and 5K Runners and their Canine Companions Join us for our 1st Annual  Home for Good  5K Run (USATF Certified Course) and 5K Doggy Dash on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Nomahegan Park, Cranford, NJ.   There will be a 1 Mile Dog Walk for non-runners.  You can register online at: Register.Compuscore.com/HomeforGood5K. The event will be held from 8A.M-11A.M. rain or… Read more »

Meet Our Fosters of the Month

We’re so grateful to all our fosters. And each month we feature a new foster parent. This month we interviewed the Lehner-Feldman family about their experience with fostering dogs through HFG! Read the full interview here.

Girl Scouts Drop In

The girls from Heart of New Jersey Girl Scout Troop 40221 visited us yesterday and met with Buffy. They are donating profits from their cookie sales to Home for Good. To read more about Buffy, visit us here: http://bit.ly/1Gn4Xor Thank you, girls, for your support.