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Open Hours Change

April 1, 2020

NCCR’s daily open hours have been temporarily suspended until further notice, but this does not mean that you can’t still adopt! We have many wonderful dogs waiting to be chosen but we need our volunteers and staff to stay healthy to care for them. So how can you adopt? First, view the all the dogs […]

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Little Gus

March 17, 2020

This cute little fellow is Gus, formerly Snickers. He was found in a ditch and no one claimed him. He’s a friendly guy, and oh so cute, so it wasn’t long before he found a home in February 2020. His family says, “he is doing great and has adjusted well. He is such a little […]

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Samara

Samara

March 12, 2020

“Why do they keep calling me Samara, all of us at the “mill” were only a number. I remember before I was loaded into a car and brought here from Ohio, I was in an outdoor kennel with others like me.  No one ever petted us or gave us any attention other than to take […]

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Sassy Sadie

March 5, 2020

Little Sassy Sadie came to NCCR with two other Pomeranians, most likely from a backyard breeding situation. “‘SassySadie is doing great. She’s playful, fun-loving, sweet and good-natured, definitely wants to be included in everything and DOESN’T like to be left out of activities. We’ve worked on completing house-training plus getting her used to the great […]

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Love is in the air at NCCR!

February 13, 2020

Happy Valentine’s Day Week! Are you looking for a 4 legged Valentine to keep you company? 3 of these dogs are surprisingly still available. Noelle is a 5 year old spayed female Shepherd who loves going for walks. Heaven is a spayed 6 year old dog who has paired up well with several different shelter […]

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

February 5, 2020

We hope that you will join us for the upcoming events. See the detailed list by clicking on the “read more” tab. It’s all about the dogs! Yappy Hour May 2nd at Rookies. More info soon! Free Rabies Immunization Clinic   Saturday May 16, 2020 from 10:00-12:00 at the Town Barn on Chestnut St., Westfield. […]

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Basil Trees for Charities

January 8, 2020

Thank you to Basil’s and to everyone who donated to NCCR during the Trees for Charities event! The cash donations were matched by Basil, what a  generous gift to NCCR!

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End of Year Shelter News!

December 24, 2019

It has been a wonderful month at the shelter for us and for one dog in particular.  Sammi has gone home!  Sammi, who arrived in 2016 as a pregnant,  almost feral dog had been with us more than 1170 days (3+ years), and finally found what we all hope to be her perfect forever home. […]

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2020 Rabies Clinics

2020 Rabies Clinics

December 11, 2019

Free Rabies Immunization Clinic. SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2020  from 10:00AM TO 12:00 NOON  at the Town Barn on Chestnut St., Westfield.   This clinic is sponsored by NCCR and the Town of Westfield. Dr. Katie Ball will be the attending veterinarian. Vaccinations will be provided free of charge to all dogs, cats and domesticated ferrets three […]

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Stop and Shop!

November 20, 2019

Wondering what gift to give to your family member or friend who loves dogs?  We have a variety of items to choose from: shirts, jewelry, memorial or honorarium bricks for the new walkway, hats and much more!  The Rescue is open Monday through Saturday from 1-3 p.m.  Proceeds go to the dogs!  (See more items […]

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Buy A Brick!

Buy A Brick!

November 12, 2019

We’ve recently added a beautiful brick walkway between our parking lot and our front door and you can now buy an engraved brick in memory or in honor of a pet or person for the walkway!  It’s also a great idea for a gift for the pet lover in your life. Each brick is $50. […]

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