Fostering dogs: The kids’ perspective

CHN is a foster-based organization, which means that most of our dogs are placed in foster homes while awaiting adoption. We do have a physical shelter to house dogs, and while it is a safe place to land for pups who have no home, space is limited. Ultimately the goal...

Can my dog tell time?

Blank notebooks, freshly sharpened pencils, new backpacks…another school year brings fresh starts. It also brings back a more regimented schedule for many families; the carefree days of summer are replaced by alarm clocks, packing lunches, after school activities, and...

Saying goodbye to summer

As the dog days of summer come to a close, let’s look back on the past few months, and look ahead to what’s planned for the fall. There’s never a quiet day at CHN; there are always dogs who need homes!  Geeking out on stats  Since June 1st of this...

Coats of many colors

Did you know that “Black Dog Syndrome” is really a thing? Earlier this week, we shared one of our fabulous black pups on Facebook, as well as a link to an interesting article on Petfinder about this syndrome that leaves black dogs languishing in rescues while their...

Why does my dog do that?

Dogs, like people, can be quirky. If you’ve ever wondered why your dog behaves in a way that seems odd, you’re not alone.   Welcome to the first edition of Why Does My Dog Do That? ! Disclaimer: The writer of this blog and the volunteers and staff at...

Happy tails: Adoption Stories

Our goal at CHN is to find forever homes for dogs who have nowhere to go and no one to love them. We do our job well, but we don’t always get updates from our adoptive families. When we do hear back, we can’t help but celebrate! Adoptions are not instant...

You can teach an old blog new tricks

It’s been seven months since our last blog post, but we’re back! While our pups are the focus of our website, this blog can be a wonderful way to educate, entertain, and connect with our community. Keep your eye on this spot for weekly tips, info, and...

Celebrating 2018

Happy New Year!!! Our team at Canine Humane Network is taking a breather today, after our busiest year yet!   We saved over 500 lives in 2018!!!  As we take time to enjoy the Holiday, we look back at all of the fur-babies that came into our lives.   We hope that take...