2014 Annual Report – National Mill Dog Rescue

Dear friends, At the end of December, we were closing in on 10,000 dogs rescued since our beginning in 2007. Hard to believe! It has been a backbreaking, often distressing journey, yet the most deeply rewarding experience of a lifetime. None of our successes have come easy; but we are on our feet, going strong,… Read more »

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Volunteer Appreciation Week – Thank You from Theresa Strader

Dear NMDR Volunteers, I wanted to take a few moments during this Volunteer Appreciation Week to share some thoughts and thanks with you. I know you’ve heard this from me many times before and I will say it again and again because it is the truth behind the many achievements of National Mill Dog Rescue…. Read more »

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2013 Annual Report – National Mill Dog Rescue

Dear friends, This, our very first, annual report has been a long time coming. Getting any of us to slow down long enough to put it together has been a challenge. I hope you find it informative and trust it will increase your understanding of our mission, our priorities and our progress. The journey that… Read more »

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A Thank You from Theresa Strader

Hello Friends, I wanted to take some time tonight to extend my deepest thanks and gratitude to each and every one of you who supported my family in so many ways over the past four weeks. As you can imagine, losing our home in the wildfire was certainly a shocking and saddening experience. However, the… Read more »

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Lily’s Story, by Rich Strader

        Lily is the love and the light of my life. If you’ve ever had a special dog like Lily, then you will understand right away what I’m talking about. Lily was born, raised and perhaps had 13 litters of puppies at the Reedgate Kennels before we were able to buy her… Read more »

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Ivey Needs a Service Dog – A Letter From Theresa Strader

The following letter was written by Theresa Strader, National Mill Dog Rescue’s founder.  Not only does Theresa devote a majority of her spare time to rescuing puppy mill dogs, she has also spent the last 25 years as a pediatric nurse, specializing in the field of Pediatric Oncology. Ivey and Theresa Hello friends of National… Read more »

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Theresa Strader – A Hero Among Us

We are very proud to announce that Theresa Strader, the founder of National Mill Dog Rescue, was selected by People Magazine as a “Hero Among Us” in their November 19, 2012 issue.  The following letter was written by Theresa. Dear friends and supporters of National Mill Dog Rescue, In light of my recently being selected… Read more »

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