Three Surprising Benefits of Fostering a Homeless Dog

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Three Surprising Benefits of Fostering a Homeless Dog   You’re skeptical. Let us guess why: You already have too many dogs. Or, your dog doesn’t get along with other dogs. Or, your kid bites and can’t be trusted with a dog. Or, you are dogless and … [Read more...]

Rescue: It takes a Village of Volunteers

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  Quick!  Name two things you’d like to have more of! Dollars to doughnuts, MORE TIME and/or MORE MONEY made your list. Not surprisingly, those are also the two biggest needs of any animal rescue group—including Dogs Are Deserving Rescue.  You’ve heard the … [Read more...]

Dog Days of Summer

Location: Wandschneider Park at Downers Grove Museum FREE! All ages! Bring your four-legged friends to Wandschneider Park for an end-of-the-summer dog fest! Bring a picnic lunch, relax in the park, and visit booths from local pet-related businesses and shelters. … [Read more...]

Woofstock: A Bark in the Park & Pet Parade

Come out to the brand new Yunker Farm Dog Park in Mokena.  The free event starts with a Pet Parade.  Parade prizes will be awarded to:  the Best Dressed, Most Exotic, Most Creative, Smallest Pet and Largest Pet.  After the parade, there'll be demonstrations and contests for the … [Read more...]