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Adopt a Doggie is a non-profit dog rescue organization that has been committed to rescuing, fostering, and finding forever homes for dogs in need since its inception. Our team, led by Mary Choi in Taiwan and Laura Shelley as Adoption Manager in the US, has dedicated countless hours to saving and improving the lives of thousands of dogs.

Mary Christine Choi, Founder of Adopt a Doggie
Mary Choi, Founder of Adopt a Doggie

Based in Taiwan, Mary Choi is the driving force behind Adopt a Doggie. Her unwavering dedication to rescuing dogs from dire situations and providing them with the love and care they deserve has been the foundation of our organization.

Mary oversees the main shelter in Taiwan, ensuring that each dog receives proper medical care, food, and attention while waiting for their forever home. Her passion for helping dogs in need has inspired countless people to join our mission, creating a community of compassionate animal lovers.


Mary Christine Choi, Founder of Adopt a Doggie
Laura Shelley, Adoption Manager

Laura Shelley has been an integral part of Adopt a Doggie since its early days, even before the organization was officially formed. As the Adoption Manager, Laura works closely with Mary to ensure that our rescued dogs find loving homes in the US. Her expertise in fostering, training, and placing dogs in their forever homes has been invaluable to our mission.

Over the years, Laura has facilitated the adoptions of thousands of dogs, providing them with a new lease on life. Her tireless efforts and dedication to the well-being of our rescued dogs have made a significant impact on their lives and the lives of their adoptive families.

Together, Mary and Laura form the heart of Adopt a Doggie, working tirelessy to save and transform the lives of dogs in need.

Their passion, commitment, and expertise have enabled AAD USA to grow into a trusted and reputable rescue organization, creating a lasting impact on the lives of countless dogs and their forever families.

If you would like to support Mary, Laura, and the Adopt a Doggie team in their mission to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome dogs in need, please consider making a donation to our organization. Your generosity will help us continue our vital work and provide a better future for these deserving dogs.



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20885 Redwood Rd. #248
Castro Valley, CA 94546

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