Where Some See Limitations, RFI Brings Opportunities – May Charity Spotlight on Retrieving Freedom Inc.

Where Some See Limitations, RFI Brings Opportunities - May Charity Spotlight on Retrieving Freedom Inc.

Where Some See Limitations, RFI Brings Opportunities. RFI (Retrieving Freedom, Inc.) is a non-profit corporation whose mission includes improving the quality of life for wounded veterans, disabled citizens, and children with autism through the placement of skillfully trained service, therapy, and companion dogs. RFI trains Retrievers, Labrador Retrievers and Golden Retrievers to use their natural traits to become a perfect assistance dog.  RFI’s service dogs go through a twenty-four month training process tailored to meet the precise needs of the person with whom they will be placed.  RFI is not a “one dog for all” type of organization.  Nationally, the … Continue reading

The Second Round of The 4Knines Photo Contest Winners Are…

Photo Contest Winner on 4Knines for January 2016

Here are the photos that won the second round of our Photo Contest!  Check out these adorable pups on their 4Knines Seat Covers. They won a $50 Amazon Gift Card and so can you… Just upload a picture of your dog with your 4Knines product here now: https://4knines.wishpond.com/photo-contest/   Remember, you can still win as well! Just upload a picture of your dog with your 4Knines product here now: https://4knines.wishpond.com/photo-contest/ Don’t have a 4Knines Seat Cover yet?? Check out all of our products here:  http://4knines.com/collections/all

Arizona Animal Welfare League – April 4Knines Spotlight

Arizona Animal Welfare League: Love for Animals As Dog and Puppies

Imagine a world with no homeless dogs and cats.  It is the mission of the Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL) to create such a world.  As the largest and oldest no-kill shelter in Arizona, AAWL’s vision is to be the community’s leading source for pet adoptions, veterinary services, volunteer opportunities, humane education, and expertise in animal welfare. AAWL partners with other animal advocacy groups to rescue, rehabilitate, and re-home dogs and cats in Maricopa County who would otherwise be euthanized.  AAWL houses up to 140 cats and 190 dogs in their shelters at any given time. In addition, 90 foster … Continue reading

And The First Winners of The 4Knines Photo Contest Are…

Photo Contest for 4Knines

We are excited to announce the first two winners of our Photo Contest Kate Nesto and Teri Marsh! They sent in these adorable photos of their pups on their 4Knines Rear Seat Covers and won a $50 Amazon Gift Card! Kate Nesto was our first entry and her dog is adorable! Teri Marsh is our second winner! Juno is so happy in this picture. That’s probably why a bunch of people voted for her! Remember, you can still win as well! Just upload a picture of your dog with your 4Knines product here now: https://4knines.wishpond.com/photo-contest/

Rescue Begins with Rehabilitation – March 4Knines Spotlight on Raven Pines Dog Rescue and Rehabilitation

Dog Rescue on Rescueme.org

You’ve probably heard of at least a dozen dog rescue groups, but one Arizona-based group is taking saving canine lives to a new level. Raven Pines Dog Rescue and Rehabilitation (RPDRR) helps at-risk dogs find sanctuary to heal, learn to trust and become strong in heart and mind again. Saving puppies and older dogs from horrible living conditions or poor environments is the just the first step for the dedicated workers and volunteers at Raven Pines. With a peaceful touch, these caring individuals restore dogs through exercise, training, and structure, transforming the dogs into the best they can be. The … Continue reading

7 Fun Ways to Celebrate National Puppy Day

National Puppy Day Celebration With Man’s Best Friend

If March 23 doesn’t yet hold significance for you, it should. In 2006, National Puppy Day was started as a way to remind us of the joys and responsibilities of K9 ownership. Founded by well respected author Colleen Paige, National Puppy Day is now recognized as an international holiday! National Puppy Day was created out of a necessity to confront the worldwide problem regarding puppy mills and the conditions they provide. According to, http://www.streetinsider.com, there are “unfavorable conditions at the estimated 8,000 – 10,000 puppy mills in the nation.” Poor diet, dirty and overcrowded kennels and a lack of proper … Continue reading

February 4Knines Spotlight on Puppy Rescue Mission

What comes to mind when you think of a hero— a soldier, an emergency responder, a special family member? What about a dog? That’s just who some soldiers serving overseas consider a hero, and thanks to The Puppy Rescue Mission (TPRM), the four-legged champions are coming home with them. Many soldiers end up befriending dogs while stationed in Afghanistan and other war zones.  These dogs do more than help alert and protect troops from the dangers of combat. They serve as loyal companions, offering soldiers a comfort of home and a sense of normalcy. When soldiers return home, leaving behind … Continue reading

Giving Back to the Community – January Spotlight on National Mill Dog Rescue

January Spotlight on National Mill Dog Rescue On a spring day in 2013, Lizzy walked outside for the first time. She had spent the last 12 years of her life locked in cage, being made to breed over and over. Lizzy was a puppy mill mom rescued by the National Mill Dog Rescue (NMDR) who finally got to feel grass under her paws with a loving family by her side. Sadly, there are thousands more dogs like Lizzy still waiting for that chance, and that’s why NMDR was founded. A puppy mill, often called a puppy farm, is a commercial … Continue reading