Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The Mission of Dog Star Rescue (DSR), volunteer company, is to save abandoned, shelter, or owner surrender dogs to the best of our ability with the volunteer and financial resources available. DSR will strive to:

i. to prevent animal cruelty and neglect by saving abandoned, shelter, or owner surrender dogs of all breeds and ages from New England and southern states to the best of its ability with the volunteer and financial resources available;

ii.to provide veterinary care and spay/neuter services, nurturing foster homes and suitable caring permanent homes for all dogs in its care and to remain committed to each dog beyond the adoption process;

iii. to educate prospective adopters about the responsibilities and costs of providing a lifelong home to rescued dogs;

iv. to train volunteers through orientation and ongoing opportunities; and

v. to engage the community by educating and advising on the proper animal care, spay/neuter and rescue.

The ultimate goal of DSR is to develop a network of united supporters to transform as many unwanted dogs as possible into companion pets in appropriate homes.