30+ Best Rescue Dog Quotes: Exclusive Selection

A rescue dog is a dog that has been placed in a new home after being abused, neglected, or abandoned by its previous owner. Profoundly inspirational rescue dog quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Famous Rescue Dog Quotes

I very much believe in rescuing an animal, not buying them. Candice Bergen

Dogs don’t rationalize. They don’t hold anything against a person. They don’t see the outside of a human but the inside of a human. Cesar Millan

Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it waiting for us to come home each day. John Grogan

Pit bulls are the least likely to be human aggressive. Sue Frisch

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself. Josh Billings

Every human should not buy a dog but rescue in need and free him from the sufferings and give him love, care, and shelter. Ridhima Badola

A dog is not a thing. A thing is replaceable. A dog is not. A thing is disposable. A dog is not. A thing doesn’t have a heart. A dog’s heart is bigger than any ‘thing’ you can ever own. Elizabeth Parker

Not all homes should have a dog but all dogs should have a home. Anonymous

When an eighty-five-pound mammal licks your tears away, then tries to sit on your lap, it’s hard to feel sad. Kristan Higgins

You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, ‘Wow, you’re right! I never would’ve thought of that!’ Dave Barry

You can usually tell that a man is good if he has a dog who loves him. W. Bruce Cameron

I love to rescue animals. The pounds were so crowded they were putting animals down almost immediately. Seven thousand dogs were put to sleep. Laura Dern

The bond with a true dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth will ever be. Konrad Lorenz

If you help and rescued a starving dog and adopt him and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. Mark Twain

If a man aspires towards a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from injury to animals. Albert Einstein

My Shelter Days are over, done, Because you, my master, took me home. Courtney Bailey

Inspirational Rescue Dog Quotes

Saving one dog will not change the world, but surely for that one dog, the world will change forever. Karen Davison

No one…appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as a dog does. Christopher Morley

You can’t help everyone, but you can help at least one dog. Candice Bergen

After we bring food home from the grocery store…Dogs must think we are the greatest hunters ever! Ann Taylor

I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me, they are the role model for being alive. Gilda Radner

The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog. M.K. Clinton

The greatest pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him, and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too. Samuel Butler

He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog. You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion. Agnes Repplier

You can’t change a dog’s past, but you can rewrite the future. Agnes Carass

In this selfish world, the one that never deserts him, the one that never proves ungrateful or treacherous, is his dog. George Graham Vest

Our dogs will love and admire the meanest of us, and feed our colossal vanity with their uncritical homage. Agnes Repplier

When the dog looks at you in the eyes, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you. Eckhart Tolle

Did you ever walk into a room and forget why you walked in? I think that is how dogs spend their lives. Sue Murphy

My fashion philosophy is, if you’re not covered in dog hair, your life is empty. Elayne Boosler

In order to keep a true perspective of one’s importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him. Derek Bruce

Pit bulls are famous, in circles of knowledgeable dog people, for the love and loyalty they bestow on anyone who shows them a smidgen of kindness. Linda Wilson-Fuoco

I like dogs. You always know what a dog is thinking. It has four moods. Happy, sad, cross, and concentrating. Also, dogs are faithful and they do not tell lies because they cannot talk. Mark Haddon