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 »

Animal House Westbrook – Adoption Day! Saturday, May 19th!

Please join us on Saturday, May 19th at the Animal House – Westbrook from 11-2! Our volunteers will be there with some of our adoptable dogs looking for their...


Fundraiser at Fore River Brewing – Saturday, June 2nd!

Fore River Brewing in South Portland has offered to donate 10% of proceeds during the hours of 2:00 – 7:00 PM on Saturday, June 2nd to Almost Home Rescue!...


Rescue Day at the Railway! Sunday, June 3rd!

Almost Home Rescue will be at the Boothbay Railway Village on Sunday, June 3rd from 10- 4 for a day filled with activities, demos, vendors and dogs looking for their...


PetQuarters Adoption Day! Saturday, June 9th!

Please join us and our friends at PetQuarters in Scarborough on Saturday, June 9th from 11-2! We will be there with a few of our adoptable dogs – hoping to...


Fundraiser at Lone Pine Brewing – Sunday, June 10th!

Please join our friends at Lone Pine Brewing on Sunday, June 10th from 12:00 – 5:00 PM for a fundraiser to benefit Almost Home Rescue! 219 Anderson Street,...