Safe Harbor Farm
SHF is a 61-acre private 501c3 rescue & rehabilitation center with eight core volunteers. Although we care for 20-30 animals on a daily basis and we occasionally have dogs available for adoption, our primary mission is to keep good dogs in good homes through practical, life-changing training in canine (and human) behavior.
Spay - neuter
Cape Fear Spay-neuter Clinic
Castle Hayne, NC
Spay Today Clinic
(near Pitt County shelter)
Practical K9 behavior
training for facilities
(veterinary clinics, shelters, rescues and
boarding/day care operations)
for practical information about canine behavior, plus:
* how to train your dog at home (by training yourself),
moment-by-moment and in-the-moment
* how to prevent/address common issues,
anxiety poor manners
barking stranger reactivity
hyperactivity submissive urination
* how to choose the dog of your dreams and what
to do in the first half-hour (to help guarantee success)
The SMILE! Project
click HERE to read the first two chapters, excerpts from all 32 chapters and Table of Contents
Safe Harbor Farm K9 offers deep discounts
on copies of SMILE! to animal shelters, dog
rescues, veterinary clinics and boarding/
training facilities for staff & volunteer
training and resale to adopters and clients.
for excellent advice on everything feline, we can happily recommend books by Pam Johnson-Bennett. Some of them are:
* Think Like a Cat
* Twisted Whiskers
* Cat vs. Cat
* Psycho Kitty
* Hiss n' Tell
SHF occasionally needs Workamper help with landscaping and maintenance projects. For more information, click on the goat!
Would your public, high school or prison library like a donated copy of SMILE? If so, click on the happy dog!
Hoping to make your facility more canine-
intuitive and stress-free?
We wrote THIS user-friendly book to help you!
More SHF links:
Who we are:
K-9 Rescue & Rehabilitation
Computer-savvy volunteers needed! (Excel spreadsheets, google searches and social media) See the volunteer link below.
Multi-lingual volunteers needed! (especially in Spanish and Japanese)
Click on the volunteer link below.
Got a DOG
"I can't believe how quickly I was able to turn things around...simply by changing a few things I was doing! SMILE! discusses human and canine behavior, and that's what makes it so helpful. HIGHLY recommend!
(Janette - owner of 3 dogs)
* Put these numbers in reverse
order to get the correct number!
Call 349 022 4252* to request information.