Use the links below to learn about our rescue partners, explore dog training resources, and download the forms NPBR uses for surrendering and adoption.


Rescue Partners


Heartland Humane Society

Located in Yankton, South Dakota, Heartland Humane Society fosters and adopts companion animals.

Visit Heartland Humane Society

Almost Home Canine Rescue

 A wonderful organization that offers some of the most adorable pets around, Almost Home serves and operates out of the Sioux Falls/Madison, South Dakota area.

Visit Almost Home Canine Rescue

Other Resources

Free Book: Adopting a Rescue Dog

This free, downloadable PDF book guides you through the first seven days of adopting a shelter dog. In seven simple lessons, authors Dr. Susan Wright and Misty Weaver help you ease the transition from shelter to home for you and your pup. 

Learn More
Download Adopting a Rescue Dog


Have a look at DogFiles for informational videos about dogs of all kinds, special interest stories, rescue features, and more. Be sure to check out NPBR's episode at the link below!

Visit DogFiles
Watch NPBR's DogFiles Episode

NPBR Forms

Release and Surrender Form

If you have a boxer you'd like to surrender to Northern Plains Boxer Rescue, please complete this form and send it to the enclosed address. If you have questions, please email us at

Download Release and Surrender Form (PDF)

About Your New Dog

Use this form to track important details about your dog, such as brand of food, feeding schedule, favorite toys, medications, and more.

Download About Your New Dog (.doc)