Taking Your Dog for a Walk During the Pandemic

Dog owners face the unique responsibility of maintaining their dogs’ health and safety while adhering to increasing recommendations towards social distancing, self-monitoring, and even quarantines. To help educate on how to care for dogs during the coronavirus pandemic, here is some basic information that can help decipher dog owner questions during these trying times. Please… Read more »

Taste of Italy Spaghetti Dinner and Tricky Tray Photos

  On Saturday March 7, 2020 we held our annual Taste of Italy Spaghetti & Meatballs Dinner and Tricky Tray event! And what an event it was!! Thank you to everyone who came and supported the Rescue, and hopefully won prizes! Thank you also to our volunteers who came and helped us with this event,… 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 »

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 »

Home for Good Pavers

To purchase a paver please click here. “This holiday season give the gift of a lasting tribute. A great way to preserve the memory of a family member, pet or to show support for Home for Good Dog Rescue.” The pavers will be installed in our front walkway leading up to the Home for Good Dog Rescue offices… Read more »

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.

Adoption Event Saturday

The Home for Good Pups are staying home this Saturday.  The adoption event will be held at the HFG offices at 465 Springfield Avenue, Berkeley Heights.  Look for our blue tents out on the front lawn and stop by to find your new forever friend. Don’t forget to fill out an adoption application early this… Read more »

Not Another Tie…

Not another tie!… Don’t risk hearing those words again.  Give Dad the gift of a virtual adoption this Father’s Day, with a donation to Home for Good Dog Rescue’s Pups for Pops. The money you would have spent on a tie can give a rescue dog the first step towards a forever home. Click here… Read more »