Pine Bluff Animal Control
By: Jake Becker
I'm supposed to tell you about my 2023 service trip to Arkansas, specifically Pine Bluff. I could tell you about the projects I completed, how many dogs that were washed and loved, how many kennels were cleaned. I could tell...
Stuttgart Animal Shelter
By: Kelly Maxwell
A Last Hope Comes Full Circle
I remember it like it was yesterday – a sleepy 5-month-old black and white "pittie" mix managed to pick her head up from her northern foster’s lap to see what I was all about. That was...
Carlisle Animal Shelter
By: Traci Finkel
On Sunday a group of us spent some time at the Carlisle Shelter in Carlisle, Arkansas. This was one of the smallest shelters we visited with only 7 outdoor kennels and no building. The kennels are under an overhang with a...
Kensett Animal Shelter
By: Rachel Litton
On our 2nd full day in Arkansas, our car headed out bright and early to the Kensett shelter. We excitedly chatted about the day to come and shared stories about our own dogs and prior fosters. Since we were joined by...
Camden Animal Shelter
By: Mindi Greenberg
They say there is such a thing as a "heart dog". Each person gets one or two in their lives. These dogs just find their way into your heart, and there is no doubt that you were always meant to be...
Monticello Dog Shelter
By: Jessica & Jed Drake
Coming into this trip, we had no idea what to expect. We showed up at the first shelter, Monticello, and were greeted by the friendliest group of women that serve as the main shelter caretakers. They do so on...
Sheridan Animal Shelter
By: Maura Tutty
After four long years, some of our volunteers at Last Hope K9 Rescue returned to Arkansas to support our Southern Partners during our service trip! We have an amazing Planning Committee that spent 4 months working thoroughly and diligently to ensure...
Pet adoptions plummeted after a pandemic surge, which means fewer dogs are coming to Mass. from ‘high-kill’ shelters in the South
Article originally appeared in The Boston Globe on August 8, 2021
By Brian MacQuarrie
[caption id="attachment_25102" align="aligncenter" width="617"] Photo Courtesy of Boston Globe: Obi, a 14-week-old puppy, found his...
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by Lauren Fopiano
You’re invited to Last Hope K9 Rescue’s 2021 signature event: Sips & Seafood.
Tickets are on sale now!
Please visit our Facebook event page at https://fb.me/e/3Kq4DFoT6 and follow along for updates.
Interested in sponsoring, donating an item for the auctions, purchasing ad space, and/or volunteering? Please email SignatureEvents@lasthopek9.org.
As a part of our 10,000 lives saved celebration we will be featuring the stories of some of our fosters, both Northern and Southern, old and new. As a rescue that does not have a shelter facility, fosters are a vital part of our rescue.