Big Dog Ranch Rescue currently has 174 Puppies who need a home! There are also 344 dogs between 1-3 years old, 210 dogs between 3-7 years old, and 34 dogs more than 7 years old (these numbers also include the dogs at their Alabama location). So, even if you're not ready for a puppy, there are plenty of dogs of all breeds, sizes, and energy levels. You're bound to find a perfect fit for your family. At Waterfront Properties, our managing partner Rob Thomson is also the Vice President of Big Dog Ranch Rescue, and it is a cause near and dear to all our hearts. Here are just a few examples of the puppies at the Loxahatchee, Florida location that are currently (as of May 8th, 2024) awaiting new homes:

puppies at big dog ranch rescue in Florida

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Do you live in a place where your adorable pooch is not getting the life you think they deserve? If so, why not think about making the move to a place where all dogs are welcomed with open arms. Here in South Florida not only can your dog thrive, but they can live their absolute best life.

Outdoor Enrichment: Only a few places in the country can compare to South Florida’s beautiful sunny weather. You can expect gorgeous days and inviting temperatures for most of the year which is perfect for your pup. Picture yourself taking a stroll along the beach on a 75-degree evening during sunset and you look down and see that big goofy smile across your dog’s face knowing that they are in heaven. It makes you feel good about yourself and the surroundings you…

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Located west of Jupiter and West Palm Beach lie two places that call all equestrians to come and saddle up. Jupiter Farms and Wellington, Florida are a dream come true for anyone who eats, sleeps, and breathes horseback riding and/or polo. With their ample space, sprawling landscapes, and prestigious history, both Jupiter Farms and Wellington, Florida are the epitome of equestrian perfection. 

Jupiter Farms: Where in Florida can you live on acres of land all within driving distance of nearby towns like Jupiter and Tequesta? Well, the answer is Jupiter Farms. Here you can have all the land you need to live out your equestrian dreams with the convenience of nearby amenities. With enough room to house many different kinds of livestock, Jupiter Farms is…

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If you are a wildlife enthusiast or just looking for an unforgettable experience in South Florida, Panther Ridge Conservation Center should be at the top of your must-visit list. Home to over twenty magnificent cats representing nine different species, Panther Ridge offers daily guided tours at 11 am and 1 pm, providing an unparalleled opportunity to connect with these majestic creatures and learn about vital conservation efforts. Here is everything you need to know about this extraordinary experience.

A Unique Opportunity for All Ages

Panther Ridge Conservation Center's guided tours are open to visitors of all ages, making it a fantastic outing for families, friends, and solo adventurers alike. The duration of the tour is approximately one hour,…

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five golden doodle puppies at Big Dog Ranch Rescue running out of a black door into a grassed field

With the Christmas in July Adoption Event around the corner, it is the absolute perfect time to consider adopting a dog from Big Dog Ranch. Not only will you be welcoming a special new addition to your family, but you’ll be saving a life in the process. Or if you already have a dog and have been thinking about adding a second, third, or even fourth furry friend to your home, now is the ideal time to do so.

On Friday, July 28th Waterfront Properties is hosting our first annual Christmas in July Event from 5pm to 8pm in which we will be underwriting $10,000 of adoption fees at Big Dog Ranch Rescue. During this event, Palm Beach County community members will have the opportunity to adopt a dog without any adoption fees. So even if you are just…

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach hosts a variety of calendar events daily and one of their most popular events is the Guided Turtle Walks. The Guided Turtle Walk is a unique program that allows visitors to learn and observe the nesting and egg laying process of Loggerhead Sea Turtles. 

The walks require approval from the state and during the event an experienced member of the Loggerhead Marinelife Center staff search the beach for sea turtle while visitors learn about the process at the center. Once the talks are complete and the sea turtles are spotted on the beach, guests are guided down to the beach to witness the process.

The Guided Sea Turtle take place at 9 pm this week, and tickets cost $40 dollars per person. The walk is…

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach offers a unique program that allows the public to adopt a sea turtle from their sea turtle rehabilitation and research center. The Adaptation Program helps to benefit the continued care for sick and injured sea turtles. The program helps provide food, medications, hospital care, and tank maintenance required for their care while at the center. 

The beaches in our area are popular every March through October during the Sea Turtle Nesting Season. Along the 9.5 miles of sand, thousands of sea turtles lay their eggs in the sand making Juno Beach one of the most populated nesting areas in the world. The Loggerhead Marinelife Center monitors the beach daily and provides turtles through their research and…

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The Loggerhead Marinelife Center hosts a variety of events every day.  The sea turtle research and rehabilitation center added Rescue to Release Virtual Theater Show every day that has become a popular event. 

The event is a virtual realty experience that allows visitors to follow a sea turtles journey from rescue to release back into the ocean. The narrated event uses virtual reality headsets that takes visitors through real action scenes of a sea turtle being rescued, through the hospital and rehabilitation process, and being released back into the ocean. 

The event costs $5 dollars per person and the event is recommended those 8 years old and up. 

Rescue to Release VR Theater Show Details:

When: Monday through Sunday

Time: 1 pm 

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Saturday mornings, join others and help keep our beautiful beaches clean. The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach hosts a Self-Guided Beach Clean Up on Saturday mornings. 

No registration or payment is required to participate in the event. Simply just show up to the beach with gloves and a bucket and help keep our beaches clear from trash and debris. The Beach Clean Up happens at the beach near the Loggerhead Marinelife Center.

The Self-Guided Beach Clean Up has become such a popular event that the Loggerhead Marinelife Center has added it to their events calendar once a week. Helping to take part in keeping our beaches clean helps protect our beautiful blue ocean, intracoastal, and help to protect our marinelife. 

Beach Clean Up Details:

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With the school year coming to an end, Palm Beach County is filled with fun, family friendly activities to do to stay busy this summer. Lion Country Safari is one of Palm Beach County’s Top Attractions and is one of the only drive-through and walk-through safari’s and amusement parks. 

Lion Country Safari is located in western Palm Beach County and is situated on more than 600 acres of land with over 1000 animals from six continents throughout the safari’s seven sections. Some notable animals roaming around include lions, giraffes, chimpanzees, zebras, white rhinos, and much more. The safari includes 4-miles of pathways throughout the safari to drive-through and see the animals. 

Lion Country Safari was founded in 1967 and notes that it was the…

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