HydroDog Teska helping shelter dogs

Shelter dogs and the shelters themselves need our help, as money is always an issue – but the Teska HydroDog in West Springfield, MA is organizing benefit events with Dakin Humane Society and other area shelters – and you can help!

Choosing to adopt a shelter dog is a selfless act. A lot of the dogs that are in your local shelters have been given up; we understand that sometimes owners find it necessary if their home isn’t adequate to raise a dog. We feel that giving up your dog to a shelter should be used as your last resort, but should be the first resort when searching for a dog to adopt.

Helping shelter dogs in your area is something people of all ages can do. Some of the dog-saving acts you can take don’t require a lot of hard work, keep reading to find out the top 6 age-friendly dog saving tips from your local Teska HydroDog.

Educate People

Teach your friends and family how important it is to get your animals spayed and neutered, getting your pets fixed can help end the massive crisis we’re experiencing with homeless animals.

Raise Money for Your Local Shelter

Have a bake sale at your local grocery store or business.

Get Your Dog Bathed from Teska HydroDog in West Springfield, MA

Choosing to get you dogs bathed with HydroDog helps us make our regular Bathe to Save events possible! From our Bathe to Save events all of the proceeds go towards the Dakin Humane Society.


Give your time to your local animal shelter and help take care of the animals there, along with spending time with them. Any time you’re able to do volunteer is greatly appreciated.


Numerous animals are in desperate need of some at-home rehabilitation. Choosing to foster can help get a pet get healthy and happy to be adoptable.

Adopt from Shelters

Every year there are millions of dogs that are euthanized. Choosing to adopt not shop is an excellent option if you’re ready to take a dog into your family.

Teska, the Big Blue Dog in West Springfield, MA, is excited to raise awareness by washing our local dogs. Call us at (413) 327-7400 to schedule your appointment!

Anthony Amos

Founder at HydroDog
About HydroDog

HydroDog was founded when Anthony Amos, an Australian rugby player, decided to use his downtime to start his own business. At 21 he and he founded the mobile dog grooming business. He quickly turned to franchising to meet the high demand the business experienced. Within five years of offering the business as a franchise, Hydrodog had grown to over 100 franchises across Australia. Now, the brand is expanding the revolutionary dog grooming franchise to the United States with its fiberglass mobile grooming salon in the shape of a big blue dog. For more information, go to www.Hydrodog.com.
Anthony Amos


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