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Priceless Pets, A No-Kill Rescue in Chino Hills, California is a non-profit, no-kill pet rescue. Its mission is to save pets "one by one until there are none." They rescue all animals with an emphasis on hound breeds from surrounding high-kill, high-access shelters and various other circumstances.
Priceless Pets' goal is to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome hound breed dogs throughout the United States. They coordinate, plan, transport, and receive hounds from states like Kentucky, Oklahoma, and Tennessee and help find homes for these hounds on the West Coast.
They operate out of multiple adoption centers known as The Orphanage. There are four locations:
Are you an animal lover who wants to help? Here are some of the ways you can:
Are you thinking about adopting a lucky animal from Priceless Pets, A No-Kill Rescue? Keep reading below for more information on their adoption process and fees.
Priceless Pets, A No-Kill Rescue has many amazing pets waiting to be the lucky one chosen to go home with you. Here's the adoption process:
Adoption fees at Priceless Pets, A No-Kill Rescue are as follows:
Your adoption fee covers spay/neuter surgery, microchipping, vaccinations, and Rabies vaccination for dogs.
Our writing team is hard at work researching this shelter's adoption process and fees, so this page will be updated soon!
In the meantime, here's some nice-to-know info that applies to nearly every animal shelter, humane society, and rescue.
Because shelter dogs are full of love!
Is it because they know you saved them and love you harder for it?
I can't say for certain, but yes.
Jokes aside, there are three things all shelter dogs need to thrive in their new home:
Older shelter dogs, generally 1+ years old, may have experienced a lot of trauma, which often results in one of 8 common behavioral issues:
These issues are correctable! Your dog isn't broken, they're just damaged. You can fix them with enough love, patience, and a good training plan.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, finding good dog trainers can be hard. Like everything else, dog training is moving only. but there are great online dog trainers that are proven to work and can help get your new pup on the right path.
You can learn a lot about an animal welfare organization just by looking at their name.
Adoption processes vary drastically from organization to organization, but here are some general tips that apply in most instances. Note that we'll use the term "shelters" here for simplicity but it includes all types of rescue organizations.
If you have any questions about adopting an animal (what you'll need, what to expect, etc.) feel free to contact the PetLists team!
If you're looking to adopt a new dog, our Dog Adoption Guide is a must-read. It has everything you need to know about bringing a shelter dog home:
And we're adding new guides all the time.