Border Collie Rescue is the Heart of Clancy’s Dream
The sudden death of the much beloved Clancy, pack leader of the Border Collies of Dogwood Ridge, prompted Kenny and Elaine Shuck to established a 501 (c)3 Non-Profit Foundation — Clancy’s Dream — in his honor. The foundation serves to keep his spirit alive as Clancy’s Dream team works to establish a safe haven for high risk and unwanted Border Collies.
You can read more about Clancy and the poignant memories he left us with in The Leader of the Pack.
The global mission of Clancy’s Dream is to bring help and hope to Border Collies in times of need. We provide rescue, medical, rehabilitation and adoption assistance. Locally, we also help families who are unable to afford medical help to care for a sick or injured Border Collie. Via community outreach, we encourage responsible pet ownership; however, if a family decides that they must give up a beloved pet, we take pride in finding a good and safe environment for their surrendered animal.
“Once you have had a wonderful dog, a life without one, is a life diminished.”
Clancy’s Dream is committed to the animals it rescues for their entire lifetime. Any companion animal, especially a rescue, is a commitment that will affect your lifestyle for many years to come. With good care, most Border Collies will live 10 to 17 years. It is critical that you consider what is … … Continue Reading
Clancy’s Dream does not simply “pay bills”; instead, we work with the family to find the best and most affordable way to keep their pet healthy and at home. Before a decision is made to give up your pet, it may be possible that we can offer medical assistance as well as other alternatives to surrendering your dog. … Continue Reading
Clancy’s Dream is a 501(c)(3) organization so all donations are tax-deductible! All contributions go directly to providing care for our rescued animals. Without the support of community donations, we could not continue our mission of rescuing, providing medical assistance and re-homing Border … Continue Reading
As a Clancy’s Dream volunteer you will become part of a community that understands the importance of protecting animals — specifically Border Collies — from harm and neglect. Your contribution will help get these animals on the road to recovery. Many volunteer opportunities including fostering, … Continue Reading