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 »

Open House & Info Session

Did you know Home for Good Dog Rescue is 100-percent foster-based? That means that all our dogs live in loving local volunteer homes rather than in a kennel or shelter! If you are interested in opening your home to a rescue dog in need or just becoming a volunteer at one of our weekly adoption… Read more »

“Bow Wow” Brunch Tickets Selling Out!

On May 7, 2017, Home for Good Dog Rescue will host a very special Sunday brunch for our friends at the Grand Summit Hotel, 570 Springfield Avenue in Summit, NJ, at the Second Annual “Bow Wow” Brunch! The afternoon features delicious food, a tricky tray, and auction of services, along with mingling to help raise… Read more »

Super Spring Adoption Weekend

Spring has sprung, and it’s the perfect time to open your home to a rescue dog in need! If you’re interested in finding a forever friend for life, visit us either at our offices, 465 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights, NJ, or at PetValu, 80 Morristown Road in Bernardsville, NJ, for a “Super Spring Adoption Weekend,”… 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: 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: Thank you, girls, for your support.