Training Tips


from choosing a breed, puppy training, crating, manners, obedience, handling, walking, adult dog training, chewing, digging, separation anxiety: CLICK HERE

Training tips for shy and fearful dogs –

Housebreaking and crate questions CLICK HERE

Chewing Solutions – chewing_solutions.pdf | 68.53KB

Introducing a New Dog – introducing_a_new_dog.pdf | 61.09KB

Perimeter Fencing – Perimeter_Fencing_Options.pdf | 822.56KB

10 Reasons to Adopt an Older Dog – ten_reasons_to_adopt_older.pdf | 57.47KB

Your Dog and Crates-What you need to know! – Your Dog and Crates.pdf | 124.34KB

Do all BLACK tongues belong to Chow Chows? We think you will be surprised about the answer. CLICK HERE


Adopting a Dog: The indispensable Guide for Your New Family Member CLICK HERE

Dogs Don’t Bite When a Growl Will Do: What Your Dog Can Teach You About Living a Happy Life CLICK HERE


Adoption Events »

Portland Sea Dogs – Dog of the Day! Sunday, August 6th!

Come out to the ballgame on Sunday, August 6th! One of our adoptable dogs will be highlighted and featured in a pregame ceremony behind home plate! Get your tickets...


Meet and Greet at Norway Savings Bank – Scarborough – August 12th!

Our friends at Norway Savings Bank in Scarborough are hosting Almost Home Rescue for a Meet & Greet with some of our adoptable dogs on Saturday, August 12th...


PetQuarters Adoption Event – Saturday, August 19th!

Please join us at PetQuarters on Saturday, August 19th from 11-2! Stop by and meet some of our adoptable dogs and learn about our organization from our wonderful...