Calling all HEROES!

When you become a Hero, you truly have the superpower of saving lives! Be one of the first 100 Heroes to sign up in September to our recurring monthly giving program and we’ll send you a free Secondhand Heroes keychain!

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The Secondhand Hounds Veterinary Center is opening to the public soon!

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Who Says

There Are No Second Chances?

Not us! Secondhand Hounds rescues, heals, fosters and finds forever homes for at-risk dogs and cats.

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We need your help

Hundreds of animals need help every single day and in order to say YES, we need your support! Consider making a life saving gift today.

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Secondhand Hounds is committed to protecting our community while still rescuing animals in need. Please refer to our COVID plan of action for current updates.

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The best kind of dog

is a rescued dog.

  • Dogs, cats, and critters adopted since 2009.
  • 2.7 million Animals per year never find their forever home.
  • Number of wet kisses, tail wags and furry snuggles in your future.
  • 2+ The number of lives you'll change

Something Worth Howling About

Happy Hounds, Happy Homes.

“Yes.” That one little word changes an animal’s entire life. That’s why our cat and dog rescue in Minnesota is here – we can say yes to animals other places can’t. We’re enabling a movement, and it’s those who say yes that make Secondhand Hounds possible.

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Buy a Bag, Feed a Homeless Animal – All October long!

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Give to the Max Day 2020!

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December 9, 2020

Indeed We Can Fundraiser

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