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News & Events

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Betsy Needs a Foster Home!

Betsy has been with us since January, making her one of our longest length of stay animals. She really needs a break from the shelter, and would love to find a temporary home without any other dogs where she can snooze and get all the belly rubs her heart desires! Can you foster Betsy?


  • Humane Rescue Alliance Names Bobby Mann Chief Programs Officer Apr 18
    The Humane Rescue Alliance has named Bobby Mann to the position of Chief Programs Officer. In his role, Mann oversees HRA's advocacy efforts, community programs, humane education, and public pet ...
  • What to do if your pet is kidnapped Apr 14
    Each year, the Humane Rescue Alliance reunites more than 850 animals with their families through our pet reunification programs, including animals who have been kidnapped.    In Janu...
  • Increased Reward Offered in Animal Cruelty Case Apr 12
    Today, the Humane Rescue Alliance is releasing new surveillance video and an increased reward for the safe recovery of the dog in the ongoing Southeast D.C. animal cruelty investigation. The rew...
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400 animals

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565 Animals

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