Secondhand Hounds

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Accomplish With Kylie: Secondhand Hounds

Rachel Mairose started Secondhand Hounds in 2009. “So far we’ve adopted almost 8,000 dogs out since 2009,” Mairose said.

06/12/2015

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Canine Hospice Program Puts Older Dogs In Foster Homes

Older, ailing dogs are often the last to be adopted and the first to be euthanized at a shelter. This spring, non-profit Secondhand Hounds started a hospice program for those otherwise unwanted dogs.

06/09/2015

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Just Because Dogs Have Coats Doesn’t Mean They Can Handle Extreme Cold

The weather has been frigid to say the least, and it’s about to get worse. But the concern over the cold isn’t just about us, it’s about man’s best friend.

01/03/2014

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Update: Sweet Retreat Raises $9K For Franco Fund

Talk about a sweet surprise. Sweet Retreat in Edina said they raised a whopping $9,000 to help a badly abused pup, on the mend.

03/31/2013

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Recovering Pup Gets Sweet Surprise From Cupcake Benefit

A once badly-abused dog is now getting extra help thanks to hundreds of sweet strangers.

03/29/2013

Dog Rescue

Secondhand Hounds Gives Dogs A Second Chance

One Twin Cities woman was able to turn her passion into a career, helping thousands of dogs in the process.

10/13/2012

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30 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill To Find Homes In Minn.

Thirty puppies found a new home Sunday after being rescued from a puppy mill in Utah.

02/05/2012

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Blind Yellow Lab Has Her Own Guide Dog

Some things in life are predictable. Find Duke and you’ll find Daisy. It is quickly apparent the two yellow Labrador retrievers get along better together. Without Duke, you see, Daisy bumps into things — a lot.

07/11/2011