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Our Featured Coon Rapids, MN Partner:

Paddywack Pooches - A Mary T. Inc. Enliven the Sprirt Program (formerly MTI-CARES)

Dog adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.

1555 118th Lane NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55448
(651) 307-8375

http://marytinc.com

Pets at Our Rescue Group:

Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:

Paddywack Pooches - Give a Dog A Home serves the 7 county Twin Cities Metro area, although we work closely with several out-of-state shelters to bring dogs who are in unsafe or life threatening situations home to Minnesota.

About Our Rescue Group:

Family owned and founded on a history of care, inspired by Rosa Camille Williams, Mary T. and companies have been providing service to senior communities and persons with disabilities since 1976.
We continue to offer this personal tradition of care to you and your family through home health care, rental and senior housing, human service program options, independent living services, and hospice care. Locations include Minnesota, Wisconsin, Maryland, and Arizona.
We provide programs and services to seniors, people with traumatic brain injuries, children and adults who are medically fragile, individuals with physical and developmental disabilities, and those who need accessible rental housing.

The Mary T. Inc. organization now offers companion animal services, working within the community to bring animals in need together with with seniors, people with differing abilities, and the community at large. Our goal is to provide rescue services and education to help bridge the loneliness gap and enhance the human-animal bond, while providing safe-haven to abused, neglected, or forgotten animals.

Our Adoption Process:

The Paddywack Pooches staff try to return all adoption inquiries within 2 business days. The primary goal of Paddywack Pooches is to offer safe haven to dogs who have been neglected, abused, or forgotten. Most of our adoptable animals have come from difficult situations, and before adopting them to a forever home they are kept with one of our fosters to allow for a trust bond to be re-established, and for the dog to have a period of rest and rehabilitation.

Our adoption process involves an initial application, followed by a phone interview, background check, and a home visit. Once these have been successfully completed, one of our staff will work with you to choose the perfect companion for you, your family, and your lifestyle.

We also work closely with residential group homes, assisted living facilities, and seniors who are looking to expand their love to include a companion dog. Because this sometimes involves a more specialized process, we will partner with you and share our experience and background in selecting the right companion for your program, facility, or home.

After a match is made, an adoption contract is filled out, and we offer resources (training, nutrition, coaching on how to acclimate your new family member) to help with the re-homing process. Depending on the amount of vetting we have done with an individual dog, our adoption donation ranges from $100-$200.

Our Adopted Pets:

We have helped lots of pets connect with loving and caring owners. Check out our adopted pets list!

Why should you adopt?

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! What is the difference between adopting a dog or puppy versus getting dogs for sale or puppies for sale from a dog breeder? When someone is breeding puppies, they are creating new dogs who need homes. Some people are interested in a very specific breed of dog or puppy and they think the only way to find that specific breed is to buy a dog for sale from a puppy breeder. Yet animal shelters are filled with dogs who must find homes. So rather than buying a dog or puppy for sale from a dog breeder, we encourage people to adopt a dog or adopt a puppy at their local animal shelter, SPCA, humane society or pet rescue group.