The Heart of Rescue

The Animal Hope and Wellness Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization focused solely on rescuing abused dogs and dogs from the meat trade throughout Asia. We rescue them, provide full rehabilitation services, and then work to find them perfect homes.

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Exposing the Dog Meat Trade

Due to a widely held belief that high adrenaline levels will produce tender meat and increase the supposed health benefits – dogs are sadistically made to experience extreme fear and suffering prior to death.

They are tortured, dismembered, burned alive, electrocuted, crucified and nail gunned into walls, where they are tortured and kept alive to endure intolerable pain for sometimes up to 40 hours.


In the News

Because change needs to come from within, I spent the last few days meeting with local activists.

While I...

My name is Ari,

I was rescued by Marc and the Animal Hope and Wellness Foundation early yesterday morning, with...

"Victory at Gupo Meat Market."

Just because the owners and association agreed. There is still a process that...

I posted a new video to Facebook

"It is strange, the way we speak. The way we vow and swear on everything, that we would never walk back into the...

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Adoptable Dog Hardt

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More than anything, dogs need love, acceptance, and affection. Opening your home to one of our rescues is the greatest gift you can give.

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Volunteer Your Time

Running a rescue is a lot of work and we can always use an extra hand. If you would like to get involved, we have plenty of opportunities.

Marc Holding Dog Taped And Zip Tied

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We are a non-profit foundation. Your tax deductible donations literally save lives by helping us rescue and care for more dogs. Your support is appreciated!

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