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D & R Rescue Inc

Rating: 4.96 stars   157 reviews 2,366

Nonprofit Issues:

Animals

Address:

21336 E Terre Haute Rd Paris IL 61944 USA

Mission:

2015 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

We adopted a beagle puppy named Watson (now named Jackson) from this rescue. The entire process was smooth and the volunteers were very helpful in the adoption process. Jackson is settling into his new home and is quickly learning the ropes. Our 6 month old son is just in love with Jackson and they are destined to be best friends. Thanks again.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

D & R far exceeded our expectations with our pup. She was well taken care of, spayed, up-to-date shots and came with all the essentials to get started. There process was simple and they worked well with us. Please help them if you can.

How would you describe the help you got from this organization?

Life-changing

How likely are you to recommend this organization to a friend?

Definitely

How do you feel you were treated by this organization?

Very Well

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2015

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Great organization! They make sure the pets get the best possible homes! They are Very good about answering your questions and emails quickly! Karen was very friendly and informative. Love our new boy, Ollie!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Karen was very easy to work with and truly love her dogs and is passionate about what she does. Our newest "family" member, Luna, came from her and is a joy.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

My Fiance and I found our new puppy online from this Rescue. Karen was awesome with communication, explaining everything to us about the adoption, and everything else we had questions about. Our puppy is very well behaved and we owe it to them for that.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

After losing my longtime miniature schnauzer I decided to try to find a rescue dog to adopt. I didn't have much hope that I would find a miniature schnauzer at a shelter but D & R Rescue came through with exactly what turned out to be a perfect pet for me. She's a lap dog but likes to take walks. And I need the exercise.

Her name is Lucy and she's 2 years old and the most loving and well behaved dog...I think she's perfect. D & R had taken care of all shots, micro chipped, spayed, etc. and Lucy even came with collar, leash, food and even toys! Karen at D & R was most helpful about arrangements for meeting and then picking up Lucy. I give D & R my highest recomendation!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

We lost our beloved rescue dog in February of this year after 10 amazing years and thought we may never get another dog. In June, I started looking on Petfinder and fell in love with a dog being fostered through D & R Rescue in Paris, IL. I left for our family vacation and carried her photo with me the entire time. When we returned home I contacted the rescue and found out that she was still available! I contacted the rescue and filled out an application. Karen was so easy to work with, has a huge heart and is a dedicated resource for helping animals find their forever homes. I drove from Iowa to Indiana to pick her up. I knew she was the right choice the moment I saw her at the local Petsmart store. She has now been part of our family for a week and she fits right in. She is the sweetest dog ever! If you are interested in adopting a pet, please consider adopting from this rescue organization. They will go the extra mile to make sure you find the right pet!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  



I had been combing the internet for a new puppy after I tragically lost my 12 year old beagle. I found the new members of my family at D and R Rescue. I filled out the application and was soon told I could have the spaniel/border collie mix pups I asked for as soon as the vet deemed them old enough to be neutered. It was hard to wait, but I appreciate the caution taken with the dogs. Karen kept me updated with current pictures which made it a little easier. Finally the big day came. Karen walked me through the paperwork and answered all my questions. I could not be more pleased with my new family members. The puppies are healthy, well groomed, and happy. It is plain to see that they have been well cared for. They came with vet records of their shots, puppy exam, and neutering. I was supplied with needed items for a new puppy owner. I recommend D & R Rescue if you are looking to adopt.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

We have adopted 2 Pomeranian dogs from D&R (Karen). The most recent as of June 2015, a small female Pom named Kitty. It is nice to know that the person involved is sincere and loves what she does and that is Karen. Both dogs were perfect, clean and well groomed when we adopted them. I would absolutely deal with D&R and Karen again but we are at our limit of dogs. It was a wonderful experience and the dogs wonderful. The dogs also came with a lot of info and coupons to help get started with your new pup.
Dennis & Mary

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2015

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

We were looking to add a fur friend to our family. I started with the Humane Society but decided that I needed to branch out. I found a couple dogs with D&R Rescue on pet finder and sent in an inquiry. The dogs I had asked about actually didn't meet the criteria we had for our new addition (we needed one that would be 20-40 lbs as an adult as we have small kids.) Karen recommended another dog in their rescue that she felt would be a better fit. That's how we met Stella. She is a bundle of joy and really good around our kids. We're thankful for Karen's thoughts and suggestions and are really please with our new family member. We went home with a new friend, food, toys, leash and lots of love. A great experience.

 
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