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Learn more about what you can expect when you bring a deaf pet into your life by exploring the following organizations and publications. And if you are ready to bring a new friend home, consider a deaf pet from one of the amazing rescues and shelters around North America.

Education & information

  • D2Care - An organization dedicated to promoting the health, welfare, and quality of life for deaf dogs through outreach, advocacy, education and support

  • Deaf Dog Atlas - Profiles of families living with deaf dogs all across the United States

  • Deaf Dogs Rock - A site that educates the general public about deaf dogs, is a resource to deaf dog owners, and helps find forever homes for deaf dogs in need

  • Deaf Dog Education Action Fund - An organization that provides education and funding for the purpose of improving and/or saving the lives of deaf dogs

Books on deaf pets

  • Living with a Deaf Dog by Susan Cope Becker

  • Hear Hear! A Guide to Training a Deaf Puppy by Barry Eaton

  • Amazing Gracie by Dan Dye and Mark Beckloff

Places to donate/adopt

Special thanks