Adoption Event

Join us this Saturday, October 14, from 11 AM to 4 PM at our headquarters, 465 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights, NJ, for dog adoptions! Now that fall is here, it’s the perfect time to find a forever friend to keep you warm these chilly months. Remember to fill out an application to adopt before… Read more »

Pet Valu Adoptions

Join us this Saturday, October 14, from 11 AM to 4 PM at Pet Valu, 235 Main Street in Madison, NJ, for dog adoptions! Now that fall is here, it’s the perfect time to find a forever friend to keep you warm these chilly months. Remember to fill out an application to adopt before you… 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 of… Read more »

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 »

Meet Our New Intern: The Dog Days Are Far From Over

I knew that once I entered the building and got the scent of newly washed dog that my nerves would settle down. As someone who has a rough time with first impressions, the knowledge that dogs would be around pretty much all of the time made the first day rather comfortable.  Plus, it’s pretty hard… 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.