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ECHO’s mission is to rescue herding breed dogs, primarily Border Collies, Aussies, Cattle Dogs, and herding mixes, etc, from high kill shelters . Our top priority is dogs who are “in crisis” – those at risk of euthanasia. We then look to take in other herding dogs whose need may not be as urgent, but they are equally deserving of our help. As our herding dog rescue group grows, our efforts will become more diverse.
See Our Dogs
ECHO Rescue assists herding dogs on the east coast. We focus primarily in the tri-state area, NYC/NJ/PA, moving farther out as needed.
About Our Herding Dog Rescue
As a registered and approved 501c3 non-profit, we are able to ensure that every penny that comes into our rescue goes directly to our dogs’ care and expenses.
ECHO Rescue is and all volunteer force. Our team is made up of a diverse group of individuals who all share a common passion: Saving these amazing herding dogs!
ECHO Rescue works with many other rescues, teaming up to save as many dogs as possible.
Our main coverage is the tri-state area, concentrating on NYC and NJ, we also assist as needed in other areas of the east coast.
He's young, smart, energetic and ready for his forever home!
Read more about Murphy here.
ECHO has Hunter!
Hunter is a two year old neutered Australian Shepherd. Energetic but also a bit timid. Reported to be good with other dogs. Too exuberant for young children and cats.
Hunter is not yet available for adoption. We will post more as we get to know him.
Thank you, Laura, for fostering this good boy!
ECHO has Dario!! Thank you, Robert and Regina for fostering! ￼Now he can safely enjoy his puppyhood and grow up into a wonderful adult dog who knows love and kindness ❤️
Read more about Dario here.
Spencer is one of the three amigos and he is ready to find his furever home!
Read more about Spencer here.
Meet Kibo and Luna!
Kibo (m) and Luna (f) are with their foster and learning that life is good!
They are approx 2 and 3 year old aussies, possibly siblings, from Staten Island CACC.
They are a bonded pair and we would love to see them go to a forever home together!
Read more about Kibo and Luna.
Help Us Help Our Dogs
There are many costs involved in Rescue.
Always – Medical expenses, including wellness exams, spay/neuter, vaccinations and parasite testing, heartworm/flea/tick protection, and daily expenses such as food, crates, bedding, grooming and toys.
As Needed – Further medical, such as medications, dentals, diagnostics, surgeries, and in-depth behavioral or physical training.
Adoption donations do not cover everything, so we rely on YOUR help!
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