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Adopt a Greyhound The Greyhound Project
The Greyhound Project would like to show you how retired racing Greyhounds become wonderful pets. Please take our tour, learn a bit more about them, then see where you can adopt one.

AKC Canine Health Foundation
The AKC Canine Health Foundation mission is to develop significant resources for basic and applied health programs with emphasis on canine genetics to improve the quality of life for dogs and their owners.

Animal Humane Society
The Society is a private, non-profit association, dedicated to the belief that there is a unique and reciprocal bond between humans and animals that can be ...

ASPCA: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Site includes their positions on the use and misuse of animals by humans. Details about their Animal Watch magazine, newsletter, action alerts, …

Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief & Rescue
This website is a forum for matching rescued CBRs with loving, permanent adoptive homes. But it's more than that. On this site, you will find educational resources for people interested in doing CBR Relief & Rescue.

Collie Health Foundation
The Collie Club of America Foundation is an organization dedicated and devoted exclusively to preserving, protecting and promoting Collie dogs

French Bulldog Club of America Rescue League
The French Bulldog Club of America Rescue League is a non-profit organization starting and continuing as an on going effort since the 1980's to provide for rescue, rehabilitation and placement of French Bulldogs that have been abandoned, mistreated, injured or are otherwise in need of special care. The FBDCARL strives to educate the public about French Bulldogs in general, and works for proper placement in appropriate homes of those that have come into our care.

Friends of Animals
Friends of Animals is a non-profit, international animal advocacy organization, incorporated in the state of New York since 1957. Friends of Animals'"I’ goal is to free animals from cruelty and institutionalized exploitation aaround the world.

Hooved Animal Humane Society
The mission of the Hooved Animal Humane Society is to promote and ensure the humane treatment of hooved animals through education, investigation, legislation and intervention.

Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States, the nation's largest animal protection organization. The Humane Society of the United States makes a difference in the lives of animals here at home and worldwide. The HSUS is dedicated to creating a world where our relationship with animals is guided by compassion.

Nashville Humane Association
The Nashville Humane Association is committed to promoting humane treatment of animals, finding good homes for stray or abandoned dogs and cats, educating the public about their responsibility to help control the pet population and providing treatment and care to ensure the well being of animals in our community.

Westie Rescue USA
Information and resources for friends of the Westie Highland Terrier.



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William Secord Gallery, NY

The William Secord Gallery, the only gallery of its kind in North America, specializes exclusively in fine nineteenth and twentieth century dogs and animal paintings. Established by William Secord in 1990, it has become a most popular destination for those interested in dog art and collectibles. William Secord is the world authority on the nineteenth century dog painting. He was the founding director of The Dog Museum of America and is the author of three books: Dog Painting, 1840-1940, a Social History of the Dog in Art; Dog Painting The European Breeds, and A Breed Apart The Art Collections of The American Kennel Club and The American Kennel Club Museum of The Dog available at the gallery and on our web site book store. Whether it is an antique dog painting, an antique walking stick, 19th century French bronze, or to have a portrait done of your beloved pet for a dog lover it is a must!


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