Dog Star Rescue is a non-profit organization started by a group of dog lovers. They are currently located in Canton, CT. Dog Star works closely with shelters in the New England area, but also work with shelters in the South.

The name Dog Star comes from the star Sirius, and its prominence constellation, Canis Major (Greater Dog). Dog Star strives to guide dogs to a safe passage from rescue, rehabilitation, to a loving family. All of Dog Star’s volunteers feel passionately about helping rescued dogs find their way to an enriched life of health and happiness.

For more information about Dog Star Rescue, click here.


The Civic Design Team gets to work painting the mural.


The mural is finally done, after months of hard work & dedication!