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Featured HLR Posts

Mrs Oklahoma loves HLR!

September 6, 2014

Danelle Burwell was born and raised in Oklahoma.  She is a proud Oklahoman at heart and currently resides in Edmond with her husband, Chad Burwell.  Danelle works part time as a nurse, but states her greatest occupation is being a full time wife and volunteer for Heartland Lab Rescue, the organization she plans to champion during her [...]

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Foster Parents: Unsung Heroes of Adoption

October 26, 2013

What is a “foster family” for a dog? Great question!  “Fostering” a dog means just the same thins as fostering a child – providing the care and love of permanent parents in a short-term context for a dog in need of a home.  Dog fosters work with rescue agencies and shelters to care for dogs [...]

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10 Reasons to Adopt a Big Black Dog

10 Reasons to Adopt a Big Black Dog

July 4, 2013

10. We cannot clash with your furniture or clothing (and some of you actually worry about that). 9. We cannot clash with any collar you might choose either! Ditto for the bandannas. Accessorize us! 8. Ease of vacuuming! You can quickly spot the areas of most urgent need. 7. We hide the dirt well (doesn’t [...]

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