A non-profit that rescues dogs in need at Northwest Indiana shelters and finds them adoptive homes

Rescuing Northwest Indiana's Underdogs

Happy Tails Rescue is proudly sponsored by BMO Harris Bank in Munster, Indiana, is a Proud Petco Foundation Partner & Grant Recipient, and was chosen as Whole Foods Schererville, Indiana's "One Dime at a Time" Partner for the first quarter of 2017.

Featured Adoptable Dogs 

Age: 5 years old Sex: M, Breed: Lhasa Apso Mix

Charlie is a ham. He has a total Shih tzu personality, independent yet loving and easy going. Charlie is a big boy weighing 25 pounds or so. He's not really fat, just has a larger body. We're guessing he's about 5 years ...

Age: 3 years old Sex: M, Breed: Chihuahua

If you're looking for a friendly, goofy, loving Chihuahua then Frankie is your boy. He's good with other dogs and is a great cuddle buddy. Frankie is fully vetted and neutered with a rabies ...

Age: very old Sex: M Breed: Westie mix

Theo is the sweetest little old man. He's super old, we're guessing 12-14 years. He walks stiffly but is strong and in good general health. He doesn't hear well, and his peripheral vision is gone, but ...

All our adoptable dogs can be viewed at 


Polly the Starving Pittie, Before and After

Our sweet Polly made it, and is living the dream with her new Mom and Dad and pittie brother, Sully. 

See all of Polly's pictures here!

Read Polly's story at these links:

Northwest Indiana Times 10.21.15: 
Rescue group raising funds to care for malnourished dog 

Northwest Indiana Times, 10.23.2015
Rescued malnourished pit bull improving

The Dodo 10.27.2015

Dog is nearly frozen to death, but she still wants love from her rescuers


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