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  • Matching your Personality with your Pet

    By Emily Ridgewell

    September 11, 2017

    With hundreds of different dog breeds out there to choose from, not to mention thousands of beloved mongrels and mutts available to us, matching our personality with that of our pet will ensure a long-lasting bond and connection that can’t be denied. So there’s obviously a little more to be considered when it comes to choosing our best friend besides the first canine that catches […]

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  • New York Foster Families Needed For Texas Rescues!

    By Melissa Chapman

    September 2, 2017

    Want to help our rescue efforts in Texas? This weekend, a group of #LouiesLegacy  volunteers will travel down to Texas in order to rescue a large number of unowned animals from the area, making desperately-needed space for displaced family pets to enter the shelters so that their families have a chance to find them. Our Social Media and Volunteer Coordinator shared our IMMEDIATE need for New Yorkers to […]

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  • 2nd Annual GoGetItLIFE 5K

    By Justine

    August 31, 2017

    GoGetItLIFE 5K

    Sign up today for the 2nd annual GoGetItLIFE 5K on Oct 21, 2017 in Staten Island, NY. A portion of the proceeds to benefit Louie’s Legacy Animal Rescue.

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  • Hurricane Harvey Shelter Animal Relocation Effort

    By Justine

    August 30, 2017

    Hurricane Harvey Shelter Relocation Effort

    Louie’s Legacy is joining the effort to relocate shelter animals in the area affected by Hurricane Harvey. We need your help!

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  • Volunteer Profiles – Health Care Professionals and Fostering Animals: A Perfect Match

    By Justine

    May 20, 2015

    By Nomi Berger Between January 2014 and January 2015, Tara Steiner-Flandez and Reb Flandez of Clark, NJ have fostered a staggering 27 dogs! Nurses for seven years, as Tara explains, “Our nursing skills have helped a lot. We’re confident that we know when to wait and when a foster needs immediate attention from a vet. We’ve had some with minor issues like coughs or ear […]

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  • From shelter to transport, foster to forever home, rescue is a journey.

    By Justine

    May 2, 2015

    From shelter to transport, foster to forever home, rescue is a journey. Summer is a particularly hard time to secure foster homes– but without foster homes, innocent shelter animals die needlessly. Consider fostering a needy pet today. Louie’s Legacy covers all medical expenses, often provides food and other resources, and handles placement of the pets. You provide a loving, educational environment and transport the pet […]

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