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After losing our 11 year dachshund unexpectedly a few weeks ago we knew we needed another pup to love and that our dog Dougie needed a playmate. We checked the 4 Luv of Dog website out of curiosity and came across these beautiful Beagle Border...

Here is Dexter formerly Dwight. He is fitting in great. Such a good boy and a super love bug. He loves to be outside and going for car rides. He follows me everywhere and snuggles with me in the recliner and chews on a bone....

We feel so fortunate to Aria’s new parents!( Formally Arwen) She has taken to our family & is such a joy! Don’t know why we waited so long to adopt from 4 Luv of Dogs! But, maybe we wouldn’t gotten Aria! Please check out the...

Marney's adoption story is one of absolute love and learning how much someone or something means to you after you have to let them go. Marney was my foster dog for 2 weeks. Some complications with my landlord arose and I was forced to give...

We drove up from Jordan, Minnesota to pick up Beau in December 2020 - he’s been an amazing companion (though he IS kind of crabby sometimes) for my ninety-year-old Mom and is very, very indulged. In addition to lots of toys, he just acquired a...

We adopted Toby, who came to us named Declan, at the end of January and he quickly stole our hearts! He was very skittish at first, especially around men and kids, which caused him to have some “piddle” accidents, but we’ve been working on that...

We adopted Dunkin in late July, and he is doing very well at our house. He is five months old and 45 pounds. We have been to the farm, and we love to spend lots of time outside. He and his cat Lighting are getting...

Hi! My name is Jessica Best and I am the proud owner and forever home of the sweetest Pitbull mix, Lois. Her name was changed to Raya (rye-ah) shortly after bringing her home and she has done great with it ever since. Most of my...

I've had Franco for a year and half now and he is my best friend. He enjoys making friends with EVERYONE! He's the friendliest and happiest boy in town. He likes going to my grandparents farm and running around and playing with the other dogs....

We adopted Lucy from you. She is now 16 (we think). We love her so much! What a blessing for us! ...

Maeby, or Maebs as she is better known, came into my life after a difficult foster situation. I was heartbroken and unsure if I was ready for a new foster. However, my best friend had picked up a dog from the pound, pulled by the...

In mid January, Hart was brought to 4 Luv of Dog Rescue. Shari Rocks had agreed to foster this pup who was surrendered from a breeder in South Dakota. Hart (named after Bret The Hitman Hart), stayed with Shari and her family until mid February...

Luna formerly know as “Tazzy” has been the greatest blessing to our home. She loves playing with her two older brothers Deuce and Charlie and sometimes even cuddles up with them at the end of the day. She is a playful pup, but also so...

It’s so hard to write down how much someone means to you. I saw your photo online and just knew that we were meant to be together, that we needed each other. I remember when I met you, you were so so tiny! I couldn’t...

There are so many wonderful reasons to foster. We choose to foster for the opportunity to play a small role in a dog's journey to their "Happy Ever After". We foster dogs to bring them into our home and watch them learn to dog, to...

I don't know how many staff remember Buttercup. She was a nervous wreck when we got her and has adjusted wonderfully. We also got another dog that was a puppy and Buttercup took care of him like a good mother. She is the boss. We...

"Lila went with her, jumped in the car, and never looked back. Tears streamed down my eyes, but I knew she had more important things to do."...

"I love watching the dogs enter my home a little nervous and then watching each day as they open up more and more and love so hard!!"...

"It makes it easier to say goodbye when I see how happy and excited their new families are!"...

"I'm so thankful to 4 Luv for bringing the opportunity to save the lives of numerous dogs and fill my soul along the way."...

"There is a role for everyone, and all are so important to keeping this organization running smoothly!"...

This beautiful senior girl is fitting in beautifully in our senior household. Midnyte is now Minnie and has adjusted seamlessly into our family. However, her 4 Luv of Dog Rescue sister Maizy thinks she is still queen bee. Thank you to all the 4 Luv...

Tues. Feb. 15, 2022 We got a new member of the family yesterday!❤This is "Chachi" a Beagle/Border Collie mix 🐶.He was born on Dec.1, 2021. (Yes it was a short night!) He came from the rescue 4 Luv of Dog.Time to take on new adventures...

We adopted Piper (FKA Poloma) in June 2017, and Kit (FKA as Midnight) in November 2019.  These ladies have brought so much to our home!  Piper is the sneaky snuggler who’ll wind up in your lap, and you won’t even know how she got there. ...

After months of looking for the perfect addition to our family, we adopted Jess 3 weeks ago and couldn’t be happier. She’s a great little sister to Dasher and has made herself right at home! ...

This year we finally bought a house and it came with a fenced in yard and got to the point where we could start looking for a new addition My sister in law is a regular foster for 4luv and that eventually led us to meeting...

I would love to share our dog Mavis’s story! Our family (myself, my husband, and my two young boys) adopted Mavis in March. She and her litter of siblings were found abandoned in the cold, and taken in by 4 Luv of Dog. We visited her...

We adopted Diamond in April 2021. She spent about a year with her foster family and we are so grateful to them.It took her a few months but now she loves to snuggle on the sofa with us. She loves meeting other dogs and people,...

After losing our beloved lab/pitbull mix (who also came from 4 Luv) last December, it was lonely in our house without a dog. Two months later, a friend had shown me a picture of Griff and it didn't take us long to decide that we...

We adopted Horton a month ago and he’s the perfect addition to our family! He’s gentile, kind and goofy. ...

I adopted Juju in March this year, her name in my family is Tootsie and she is always by my side. I’m a disabled Army veteran with PTSD and anxiety. I was looking for a dog to replace my previous service dog who crossed the...

This January my husband and I made the trip to Fargo to look at two puppies and as soon as we met Benny we knew he was supposed to come home with us. We bundled our little 11lbs runt up and took him on the...

We adopted Bandit (fka Trout) in November, and he has been the most terrific addition to our little family. He is a sweet, intelligent, kind, playful, mellow little guy who has quickly wiggled his way into all of our hearts. He is gentle with our...

We were able to adopt mirabel she is such a fun loving dog her best friend is a 8 week old kitten of ours and loves to ride in my truck she loves going for runs don't even have to mention ride as if she...

I adopted Lyra, who is now Lulu, and she is adjusting well! Sprinkles and her get along well and I couldn't be happier!! There is still a piece of my heart in heaven with my Bella, but I have more heart and love to give...

As a family, we decided to become foster parents as we knew our house was missing having a dog around. We had our home visit in October and our kids could not wait for our first foster dog. We saw Misty's picture and the kids...

Here’s a quick update on Bolli I decided to rename her Miley she’s doing fantastic she enjoys going to the park But her favorite activity is just to lay on the couch and watch TV with me i’m so grateful to have a sweet little...

We lost one of our fur babies a year ago, which left the remaining 8 year old fur baby an only child, which she has never been. We thought she was doing fine, but over the year she appeared to get more and more lonely...

After losing my furbaby to illness in 2019, I have had an emptiness in my home. I fostered some pups who found their forever homes and then I saw Dort (now Lark). I put it out of my mind after learning she was already scheduled...