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DOING WORK THAT MATTERS Care for Dogs is a foundation for homeless dogs in need. Our main aim is to improve the situation of street and temple dogs by organizing sterilizations, dog rescues and adoptions, as well as running a shelter for approximately 180 dogs and puppies in Hang Dong, Chiang Mai / Northern Thailand. We are looking for a […]

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Adoption Fair Dates

Adoption fair 14/06/2015»

Finding homes for homeless mongrels is quite a challenge, especially when their appearances are not “cute” by popular standards. However, at the adoption fair, we usually meet kind people who really know where true beauty lies and adopt the “average-looking” dogs nonetheless. This time is no difference and we sincerely thank the generous adopters and […]

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Sponsor this dog

macha1 Sponsor A Dog Program – Meet Macha!»

  Macha just celebrated her 7th year Anniversary (Yes, she has been with us 7 years!) at Care for Dogs. Macha and her puppies came into our care on 22 April, 2008 because they were at risk of being poisoned. We are happy that Macha has had a safe place to call home, but sad […]

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Available for Adoption

roxy Puppy of the Week – Roxy!»

Hello, I’m Roxy, a 5 month old girl. I´ve got beautiful sleek brindle-colored hair just like some boxer-breed dogs have. I’m super friendly. Visitors at the Care for Dogs´ shelter adore me, but tend to adopt the even smaller puppies instead of me. That´s sad because I´m still a baby, too. And I don´t make […]

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Already found a home

Maxwell is one happy puppy about being adopted! Happy Ever After!»

At Care for Dogs, we LOVE adoptions! Seeing dogs come into our care that have experienced a horrible past or injury, be welcomed into the loving arms of a caring family, makes our day. Thank you to these families for opening their hearts and home to some very special dogs. Remember – Adopt – Don’t […]

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Photos and Videos

Come in! A Walk through CfD’s Shelter»

It’s been almost 2 years since I last visited the shelter, but I still feel incredibly connected. As webmaster of Care for Dogs, I’m always keeping in touch. Through the posts and pictures published over these past few months, showing all those portraits of our handsome doggies and pictures of our pretty volunteers, by looking […]

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News and Infos

11407208_10153388668214044_8349531656973069523_n Introducing Foster Friday’s!»

It can be difficult for our older/special needs dogs in our busy shelter environment. With over 190 dogs, they need quiet and comfort while waiting to be adopted. We are looking for foster families that can open their heart and home to some of our special dogs, who would really appreciate the comfort, love and […]

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11096703_10153394536924044_1567567241718964016_n A BIG Thank You to our Young Animal Ambassadors!»

We were happy to welcome Christina from NIS School and her Animal Ambassadors to our shelter for a visit. They helped walk dogs, washed and groomed some of our special dogs and enjoyed giving some of our puppies some cuddles. We are extremely grateful for their very generous donation (over 10,000THB!!) that they have been […]

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Spa is such a sweet and super friendly girl Adoption fair 14/06/2015»

Finding homes for homeless mongrels is quite a challenge, especially when their appearances are not “cute” by popular standards. However, at the adoption fair, we usually meet kind people who really know where true beauty lies and adopt the “average-looking” dogs nonetheless. This time is no difference and we sincerely thank the generous adopters and […]

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11538002_10153420368564044_2204469905485902073_o Dog Awareness Program – Making a Difference!»

Our new Charity Support Coordinator, Khun Fon, has worked at Ko Lanta Animal Welfare and has experience is community education programs. She will head our ongoing school and community outreach programs which are conducted within our grant from Dogs Trust. After school holidays, Khun Fon started the first lesson of our 4 week program with […]

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11027466_10153432169464044_1081979649838961316_n (1) Flight Volunteer Wanted!»

Are you departing Thailand, flying to Paris? Kara has been adopted by loving volunteers and we need your help to get Kara home. There is no work or expense on your part as Care for Dogs makes all the necessary arrangements. Please consider being a flight volunteer and help one of our special rescued dogs […]

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Cornetto gets to enjoy daily walks and a loving home. Happy Homes – Happy Times!»

We love adoptions! Nothing makes us happier than seeing puppies and dogs that have come into our care, being adopted into loving homes and being part of a family. Please enjoy the following pictures from some of our adoption follow up visits. Remember – Adopt – Don’t Shop and save a life.

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11351313_10153339096069044_4988271998743579380_n Khuen – Feeling MUCH Better!»

When Khuen came into our care last week, it was yet another rescue that was heart breaking to think of the pain that this poor dog must have endured. Khuen had massive swelling on the side of his face and neck, which is believed to be from an infected bite wound. If that wasn’t bad […]

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21671_10153341571859044_2876114673521348982_n May 2015 Volunteer of the Month – Meet Lindy!»

We have been lucky to have Lindy’s energy and enthusiasm for over 4 years. In the past, she organized a few small fundraisers through her workplace that were a lot of fun and helped raise much needed funds for the dogs in our care. She helps with our vet team, trying to be helpful with […]

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10383794_10153381913059044_8827070929548944917_o Donor of the Month – May 2015»

We are thrilled to recognize Rebecca as Care for Dogs Donor of the Month for May, 2015. After volunteering with us, she set a challenge for herself to raise some much needed funds for some fabulous charities. We are very appreciative that Care for Dogs was her first charity to benefit from her support. “Choosing […]

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10847734_10153353752859044_5487610323735241048_o Make a Difference!»

Want to make a difference, but not sure how? You don’t have time to volunteer or make the commitment for adoption or foster, why not consider helping us by displaying one of our donation boxes. We are currently looking for additional locations for our Care for Dogs Donation Boxes to help raise much needed funds […]

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