Office Adoption Event – February 24

Join us for a dog adoption event! We’ll be waiting from 11 AM to 4 PM at our headquarters, 465 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights, NJ, with our adoptable dogs. Remember to complete an adoption application online before you arrive to begin the approval process. 

February 2018 Events

In February we have many exciting events that will be taking place throughout New Jersey. Be sure to visit our Events page for more details and how to find your new best friend.   Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm – Adoption Event @ Home for Good Dog Rescue  Feb 10 @ 11:00 am –… Read more »

“Taste of Italy” Spaghetti Dinner & Tricky Tray – March 3, 2018

For the ninth consecutive year, Home for Good Dog Rescue’s “Taste of Italy” Spaghetti & Meatballs Dinner and Tricky Tray returns to the Long Hill Community Center in Stirling, NJ. More than 300 guests will gather on Saturday, March 3, 2018, for a family- friendly Italian-themed dinner featuring a wealth of fabulous prize baskets, including… 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.