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Review for DACHSHUND ADOPTION RESCUE AND EDUCATION INC, Jacksonville, FL, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

DARE is an excellent organization. Unlike other dachshund rescue groups - they take in any dog that is "part" dachshund. They take in dogs that are extremely sick, need back surgery or other surgery or have any handicap. There goal is to save them and find them good furever homes. Unless their foster homes are full, they never turn a dog away. I personally have adopted 4 dogs from them and I follow them on facebook and their website. This is a wonderful caring group of people and they operate 100% on donations. They work with vets who are willing to discount services - but even with discounts their vet expenses can be quite high.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

What one change could this group make that would improve your volunteer experience?

nothing

Did your volunteer experience have an effect on you? (teaching you a new skill, or introducing new friends, etc.)

humbling and satisfying

How did this volunteer experience make you feel?

like I was making a difference

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

Role:  Volunteer & I have been a foster parent for rescue dogs helping them find furever homes, assisted on saving dogs from the pound and worked as a volunteer at fund raising events.