Latest Blog Posts

    Waggin’s Tails – Limbo

    February 13th, 2016

    Hi LoveHandlers! I just wanted to say thank you again for bringing Limbo into our lives.  It’ll be a year ago on Valentines Day that we picked up Limbo and brought him home.  He’s been an absolute joy to have around, and I honestly can’t imagine our lives without him now.  Whether we’re out hiking […]


Welcome to LoveHandlers
A Rescue for Healthy Adoptable Dogs.

Click on "Adoption" to see current listing of available dogs seeking new companions. 
LoveHandlers fosters Double Dog Rescue pets that have been featured on Animal Planet's Last Chance Highway television show.

A Sanctuary for Blind and Disabled Animals

Our mission is to provide these special deserving souls with a loving second chance at enjoying a full quality life, to rescue, save, shelter and rehabilitate and find human companions in good homes. Animals are cared for in a loving, secure and comfortable environment for the duration of their natural life. is a no kill sanctuary operated 100% by your donations.

Contributions are tax deductible to this nonprofit 501(c)(3) charity.

Our Founder

Apples - Our Founder

Hello, my name is Appalachia-Bloom. My human companions called me "Apples" for short. I was born in southern California on July 21, 1999. ...


Our Residents
Ziggy – Deaf Defying Dog

I came from a loving foster home to live life here at the LoveHandlers Ranch.

Shadagee - A Lady of Few Words

At eleven years old, my life has been interesting to say the least ...