Birch Haven Rescue and Rehabilitation Services
**As of Jan. 1st, 2021, Birch Haven Rescue & Rehabilitation Services shall be closed for general intake.**
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A highly experienced, educated & knowledgeable Great Dane & Giant Breed plus Equine Rescue with a strong focus on Special Needs
**Deaf and/or Blind, Sick, Senior, Neuro, Injured, Otherwise Medical, Pregnant, Palliative, Nursing, Orphaned & Behavioural**
Giant Breeds Assisted: Great Dane, Deerhound, DDB’s, English Mastiff, Neapolitan Mastiff, Newfs, Wolfies Plus ‘Honourary’ Giants
Our area of rescue assistance has been across the world & our area of adoption placement is ONLY in Ontario & Quebec, CANADA
We also have provided a safe ‘haven’ for animals for life should animals not be adopted or were deemed un-adoptable
Birch Haven Rescue and Rehabilitation Services; located in Eastern Ontario, Canada on 148 acres was founded in 1996 as a personal rescue to assist those Great Danes/other Giant Canine Breeds and Equine animals that have been abandoned, abused, neglected and otherwise mistreated by rescuing, fostering, rehabilitating physically plus behaviourally and then placing them into their forever loving homes.
Dogs are not kenneled outside, they are treated as beloved members of our home and those of our approved temp foster homes. BHRR has been an all Volunteer Foster Home based rescue without any salaried employees.
Birch Haven also tries to promote responsible pet ownership through Humane Education, Training, Socialization and Community Public Awareness. We are extensively involved in Therapy plus Service Dog Training/Work.
We are very small, private and are committed to personal rescue plus re-homing that has been completely financed by monetary gifts, owner surrender plus adoption fees as we do not any receive government, provincial or corporate funding. We have been financed mainly out of our own pockets.
We also worked very hard to assist various breeders, rescue groups, shelters, organizations and friends in placing rescues or re-homing animals that come into their hands. We only organized and facilitated in those situations.
*We do not respond to inquires to adopt. ONLY completed adoption applications submitted to the BHRR BOD shall be reviewed.*
BHRR URGENT NEEDS:
$$ for Bills, Garbage bags, XL Costco Dog Beds, Laundry Detergent, Liquid Fabric Softener, Paper Towels & Pinesol
Our 2nd Year of Drive-Way Nail Trim/Ear Cleaning/Baked Goodies/Item Sale Events – CLICK HERE FOR DATES/DETAILS!
GoFundMe link to BHRR’s Jamila(AKA Angel’s) Fundraiser – She is a deaf/blind Great Dane that had been tied up and abandoned to die.
Ottawa & Area Responsible Great Dane Owners/Supporters FaceBook Group
*Regular GD & ‘Giant At Heart’ Walks/Hikes Also Held – 25 years!*
‘An animal is a lifetime commitment. THEIR life’
BHRR – “The small rescue that does BIG things for special Giants.”