• Adoptable Rottweilers
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  • Adoptable Rottweilers
    for My Forever

    All of our adoptable dogs are spayed or neutered and up to date on vaccinations. If you see a dog that you are interested in having as a member of your family, we invite you to fill out an online application today!

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RHR participates in a number of events throughout the year. Come see us! Check out the latest events.

Rottweiler Hearts Rescue

RHR ogranization for Rottweiler home placements

RHR is a 501c3 non-profit all-volunteer rescue organization. RHR is a Durham area rescue/placement organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and careful rehoming of neglected, lost, surrendered, or otherwise homeless Rottweiler dogs in the central North Carolina region. RHR is also dedicated to preventing this by promoting responsible dog ownership regarding the proper care and training of Rottweilers.

Rottweiler Hearts Rescue does not have a shelter, and depends on the generosity of our foster homes who open their homes and hearts to our Rottweilers. RHR is an all-volunteer rescue organization with seasoned rescuers who have been rescuing and placing Rottweiler dogs for many years. Our volunteers receive no pay. All money given to, and raised by Rottweiler Hearts Rescue through donations, adoptions, events, and fundraisers goes directly to benefit our rescued Rotties.

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  • Our Mission Statement:

    Rottweiler Hearts Rescue (RHR) is dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of Rottweilers, placing them in safe and loving homes, and educating the public on the Rottweiler breed, and responsible pet ownership.

  • Our Purpose:

    To provide care and rehabilitation for abandoned and unwanted Rottweilers; To find permanent adoptive homes for the dogs in our care; To educate the public about the Rottweiler and other “bully” breeds; To educate the public about responsible pet care and ownership.

  • Latest Events

    Check out the latest events RHR is currently participating.

  • T-shirt: Ride for Rotties

    Rottweiler Hearts Rescue T-Shirt
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    Here are our Ride for Rotties shirts. If you're not going to be able to ride in event but would like a shirt, they are $15 each (small - 2XL) or $18 (3XL) and only come in one color: Sand. If you'd like one shipped to you, please add $5 (for 1-3 shirts) or $10 (for 4 or more shirts) to the total cost. If you'd like one shipped to you, please add $5 (for 1-3 shirts) or $10 for 4 or more shirts) to the total cost. Please remember to notate the size and quantity.