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For The Love Of Rescue Dogs

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Rancho Santa Fe has long been recognized for its lush horse farms, close proximity to Del Mar Racing and some of California’s finest equestrian sporting events. A California Historic Landmark known for its large lots and rural ambiance, ‘The Ranch’ has also evolved into somewhat of a local hub for another animal related venture: rescue. Rescue Express Founder Mike McCarthy …

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July 4th Safety For Dogs

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July 4th is just around the corner,  and along with this holiday, come the inevitable fireworks. Almost all humans with canines in the United States declare this day the worst day of the year for their dogs. Veterinarians say that July 3rd is usually the most trafficked day in their offices, with clients coming in looking for remedies for the …

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Welcome Our New Director Of Operations- Danielle Soto

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A busload of living, breathing souls on their way to a second chance at life is, in our opinion, the most precious cargo imaginable. In order to deliver rescue animals safely to their new destination, there is nothing quite as important as having a great team in place to assist with operations. Great communication skills, supreme organizational abilities, and the …

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Happy Birthday To Us- Three Years And Counting

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February 14, 2018 marks the third anniversary of Rescue Express, and since the inaugural transport in 2015, we have saved the lives of close to 14,000 animals. Using large-capacity school buses, we are able to safely and humanely transport up to 200 animals out of areas in need of assistance, and by doing so help to alleviate the chance of …

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Tracy & Brian

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Gwen’s freedom ride on the Rescue Express bus happened just in the nick of time. Her euthanasia date had been scheduled for the very next day. While on the transport from southern California to her destination in Oregon, Gwen gave birth to a litter of puppies. Without the coordination of our transport and our fantastic rescue partners, Gwen and her puppies would not have …

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Cooper

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This handsome lad is Cooper, a very lucky 2-year-old Lab/Husky/Staffordshire Terrier mix who was surrendered with his brother to a high-kill shelter in California by previous owners. Cooper’s brother was aggressive toward him, leaving bite marks and a few scars that still remain. His brother was adopted first, leaving Cooper in the shelter while time was running out. He was scheduled to be euthanized and still …

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Zoey

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This fluffy white face is Zoey, a 2-year- old South Korean Jindo who traveled halfway around the world to reach her forever home and an unlikely reunion. The dog meat trade is a heartbreaking reality in South Korea, and Zoey was unfortunate enough to have been born into this industry. Luckily, Zoey was saved from a dog meat farm where over 300 dogs were living …