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Chester is in Search of his Forever Home

This handsome guy is Chester. Chester is a Riverhead Animal Shelter favorite as he is a goofy guy. He loves walking, affection, giving kisses, & would make a great pet. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k8o4yGj9yK8&feature=youtu.be&hd=1.

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Positive Power is Amazing

People have the power to think negative, dogs just are. See how amazing you can be if you don’t put any limitations on yourself, just be & do, Steve Rizzo.

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It is all about the Dogs, We’ve made up a lot by Gina Rizzo

I am a fan of all dogs.  Anyone that knows me well knows I think all dogs deserve a second chance.  There are times dogs misbehave, yes.   In all the dogs I’ve encountered in the last 5 years many were … Continue reading

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I am a FOREVER DOG

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April Awareness Month is for the Greyhounds!

A shaky economy & racetrack closures have left thousands of Greyhounds homeless in the past few years. The Greyhound Project hopes to change that this April with National Adopt-a-Greyhound month. “Greyhounds make great pets and companions. They are graceful, gentle … Continue reading

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Volunteer to Walk a Dog, even if you don’t live with one by Gina Rizzo

Unleash the Benefits of dog walking.  For a instant health boost, to put a smile on your face, a little pep in your step, walk a dog or your dog.  New research shows owning a dog enhances your overall health … Continue reading

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Be Kind by Gina Rizzo

Be Kind Use positive methods to teach your dog what you expect of them. If you want them to respect you – earn it by being the kind of leader you would follow. Prevention isn’t training, but it can help … Continue reading

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Kelly & Second Chances by Gina Rizzo

I thought it was only fitting to have my first blog about a very dear friend. Kelly is a dog I had the true pleasure of meeting in my local shelter. Kelly, I will say was, because she passed over … Continue reading

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