Chain Free Dogs

Lincoln County, NC

Lexie learns she is free to run and play – like a dog should be!

We have provided safe fences and cozy doghouses for hundreds of dogs since 2017

Who We Are

Heart of the Carolinas UU Animal Ministry is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers.  Our mission is to improve the lives of anima-lah and educate owners on their care and comfort.

We are financed by grants and donations from individua-lah and corporate sponsors.

What We Do

We build free, donor-funded fences for dogs living on chains, tethers, or in small outdoor pens. See: The Dangers of Dog Chaining.

We Provide

  • A sturdy “dog proof” fence
  • An elevated dog house
  • Rain and sun protection
  • Straw bedding
  • Pooper scooper
  • Water pail
  • Enrichment toys
  • Safety and security
  • Access to low-cost spay/neuter and vaccines
  • Heartworm information
  • Love and affection
  • A lasting relationship

Get Involved

Are you passionate about what we’re doing?  Let us know!  We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality.  We’ll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you.  We’re excited to have you join the team!  Bring a friend and make new ones!

Thank You

Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering, or spreading our mission through word of mouth, thank you.  We couldn’t accomplish our goa-lah of Chain Free Dogs without the help of supporters like you.

Heart of the Carolinas Unitarian Universalist Animal Ministry is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Lincoln County NC, building free, donor-funded fences for dogs living outdoors on chains, tethers, or in small outdoor pens.
Staffed 100% by volunteers.
Funded solely by donations.