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Animals : Animal Rights, Welfare, and Services

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Bully Breed Dog Rescue

P.O. Box 953 New Canaan, CT 06840
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EIN: 27-1638139



On November 21, 2018, The Connecticut Post reported on the charges of improper conduct allegedly taking place at Bully Breed Dog Rescue in an article titled, "Dog remains found in nonprofit head’s home, rescue group says." For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory as the allegations have yet to be confirmed. For more information regarding this matter, please see The Connecticut Post article.

  • On November 20, 2018, The New Canaanite published an article titled, "New Canaan Dog Rescue Group: Animal Cruelty Investigation Is Focused on Organization’s President ." For more information, please see The New Canaanite article.

  • On January 17, 2019, Westfair Online published an article titled, "New Canaan dog rescue head arrested on animal cruelty charges." For more information, please see the Westfair Online article.

  • On January 24, 2019, News 12 Connecticut published an article titled, "Lawmaker: Charges could be upgraded against woman accused in deaths of 5 dogs." For more information, please see the News 12 Connecticut article.

This charity has received a Moderate Concern Advisory due to an open or pending investigation regarding allegations of possible illegal activity, improper conduct, organizational mismanagement, or other matters of concern. Please note that this investigation has not concluded and that the allegations being investigated have not been confirmed by the U.S. legal system. Charity Navigator aims to provide donors and users with as much information as possible in order to make an informed giving decision. This advisory will be updated once we become aware that the investigation is completed. The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors of sources used for the reported information, and not those of Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator is not responsible for the nature or content of the information presented through such external sources and websites. For more information on how or when we decide to publish a CN Advisory, please review our methodology.

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EIN 27-1638139
NTEE Code D20
NTEE Classification Animal Protection and Welfare
NTEE Type Animal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 2010
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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Charity Contact Info

Bully Breed Dog Rescue
P.O. Box 953
New Canaan, CT 06840
EIN: 27-1638139

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