July 31, 2017

In March of 2017 Oregon Dachshund Rescue, Inc. received a surrender request for a sweet five year old dachshund named Mocha.   The owner had recently had a child and was unable to care for Mocha.  You see, Mocha had recently hurt her back and was having difficulty walk...

July 10, 2017

IVDD is NOT a Death Sentence (Part 1 in a series)

by Joanna

Part I: The story of Charlie K

Chapter 1; Anticipation

We have fostered before, but never a dog with IVDD. The perspective was plain scary; the responsibility of caring for a paralyzed dog seemed overwhelming. We...

July 4, 2017

We are looking for volunteers to work at our new Bowser Boutique. The location of the store is currently unknown. We are still searching for the optimal location for new Bowser Boutique. If you know of an attractive but affordable commercial space, please let us know....

February 13, 2017

In our case, when it rains we get flooded, over and over again. As a result of inclement weather we were faced with severe flooding at the Sanctuary. We have done our best to protect the dogs by using temporizing measures such as installing a sump pump in the basement....

February 7, 2017

This is a photo of sweet loving ODR inc volunteer Bella and Rocky. She is frail and fragile but still makes all the beautiful blankets for the doxies and has donated much of her extensive doxie collection to the ODR inc auction. I am extremely upset tonight to tears. B...

January 30, 2017

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December 26, 2016

As the Transportation Coordinator for ODR, inc. I see most of the surrender requests come thru the rescue.   As you know, the sanctuary has limited space and unfortunately cannot take in every request immediately.    When the surrender request came in for Tucker, there...

December 10, 2016

We are excited to announce this matching opportunity made possible by Leanne Eaves, a long-term contributor to Oregon Dachshund Rescue, Inc.  She has generously offered to match all donations, up to $2,500 between now and the end of the year!  Leanne has always been ve...