Fostering Saves Lives!

Do you live in Kitsap County, Washington and can foster dogs and/or puppies for KARE? If so, please email for a foster application. We do not have a physical facility yet so we rely on foster homes to rescue dogs and puppies. Currently we need foster homes to rescue Oscar, Sadie, and Marigold. Could […]


Fostering saves lives! KARE is always looking for foster homes so we can rescue dogs in need from high kill areas. If you can foster, please contact Cathy at or 360-731-2729. Help us rescue Poseidon and Lilly! They are lab/boxer mixes. Poseidon likes to play fetch, and is really energetic. Lilly is super sweet, […]

989 Pounds of Shoes Donated!

  Thank YOU to everyone that donated shoes during our shoe drive earlier this year! We had 989 pounds of shoes which went to support people in developing countries! KARE earned $395.60 from the shoe drive and that money goes towards our rehab facility!   Thank YOU for your support!

“Maggie’s Kitchen Tails” Book gives back to KARE!

Coming October 31, 2015 is “Maggie’s Kitchen Tails”, a book about rescue dog Maggie and her journey with her family. The book also includes dog treat recipes. Maggie is a rescue, but was helped by KARE to be a successful member of the family. Maggie is now giving back to KARE by donating part of […]

Support KARE through the Kitsap Great Give on May 5, 2015!

    KARE is participating in the Kitsap Great Give on May 5, 2015.  The Kitsap Great Give is a 24-hour, online giving event organized by the Kitsap Community Foundation to grow philanthropy in Kitsap County and surrounding areas. Every dollar you donate will be proportionally matched by the event sponsors so KARE will actually […]

Donate Your Soles to KARE!

      Help us raise funds for our organization by donating your new or gently worn shoes!  All types and all sizes! KARE is conducting a shoe collection drive to raise funds for our future rehabilitation facility. KARE will earn funds based on the number of pairs collected and all shoes will help impoverished people in developing nations start, […]

Time for a Christmas Puppy?

My first instinct as a trainer is to tell you “Noooooo… don’t do it!” As one who has done it, I understand the desire. You’re probably thinking, “my kids have been asking all year for a puppy.” or maybe, you’re thinking about a parent who’s been alone and needs some company. Maybe you’ve lost a […]

Holiday Fun & Safety for Your Pets

Holidays are a great time for you and your pets. There are lots of ways to include your pet in all the holiday activities and do it safely. Here are few from KARE: Fun Holiday Dog Activities Wrap toys or treats in plain white tissue paper and watch your dog open his gift! Use paper […]