Celebrity Research Beagles

On December 14th, 2013, posted in: Blog by Comments Off on Celebrity Research Beagles

Lights, camera, action! Happy Paws is gearing up for the release of more than 40 star-studded research beagles over the next several weeks. (Yes, it has increased from 11 to 40+!) These celebrity dogs, ranging from the studly Ryan Gosling to the debonaire George Clooney, will walk the red carpet from life in biomedical research facilities..

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Operation: Beagle Rescue

On January 1st, 2012, posted in: Blog by Comments Off on Operation: Beagle Rescue

Happy Paws Rescue often takes in purebred beagles from biomedical research laboratories. We are currently working with Beagle Rescue League to save 26 beagles from a research lab that is shutting down for organizational purposes. All beagles will be placed in foster homes and vetted, including spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped, before being adopted to loving families...

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Spirit Goes Home!

On July 19th, 2011, posted in: Blog by Comments Off on Spirit Goes Home!

Each and every adoption is so important to us. Each one represents a shared victory between the rescue and the adoptive family in saving a dog’s life. Some adoptions are cause for a little extra celebration. That was the case when Spirit, our pittie puppy with the broken leg, went home last week. The adopter..

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Happy Tales for Happy Paws

On June 12th, 2011, posted in: Blog by Comments Off on Happy Tales for Happy Paws

We’ve had a number of adoptions in the past couple of weeks, including Romeo, Daisy, Karina, Bugsy, Lacey, and Jitterbug—just to name a few! We love to see photos of the animals with their new families. If you’ve adopted a dog from Happy Paws, email us a photo at and we’ll post it here...

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A Round of A-Paws for Reggie and Annie/Lola

On May 2nd, 2011, posted in: Blog by Comments Off on A Round of A-Paws for Reggie and Annie/Lola

It’s with our distinct pleasure that we introduce our first adoption success story from Happy Paws—Reggie! This 3-year-old Boston Terrier was saved from an untimely death at a shelter in the South. He has the typical fun personality of a Boston and an adorable face to match. His adopter reports that this content boy loves..

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