Emmett

Quick Facts: Breed: Ithaca mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 4 years old Size: medium Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? No! Kids? Yes! Emmett is a very happy go lucky, athletic 4 year old, but when it is time to settle down and cuddle he is your man! ***Emmett is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for his foster family who will make all decisions about his adoptive placement.*** History What is he??? Your guess is as good as ours, collie, border collie, hound, rat terrier … let’s call him an Ithaca mix! He is a tall 38 pounds and could stand to gain a few pounds as well! Which he will happily achieve with his favorite toy, the Kong filled with all sorts of goodies. If you have bologna or chicken to put in there he would be ever so…

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Arthur

Quick Facts: Breed: Plott Hound/Pit Bull mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 5-6 years Size: 45 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! I love dogs! Cats? Yes! Kids? Probably! 7+! Hello! My name is Arthur and my big smile warms up a room! History I had a very sad life before I came to stay in my foster home. I was abandoned by my former owners when they moved out of our house in the City of Syracuse, so a nice Animal Control Officer brought me to the shelter. I lived there for two months but I hated it so much; I was stressed out and anxious in my kennel. Thankfully there are some great volunteers who came to visit me and they encouraged my foster mom to take me home, so thanks to the help of Cayuga Dog Rescue I am outta that shelter and living in a warm cozy house…

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Juju and Goose

Quick Facts: Breed: Morkies (Maltese/Yorkshire Terrier mixes) Gender: Female, spayed Age: 10 years old Size: 12 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? Preferably older and not too much energy please! Hello our names are Goose and Juju and we want snuggles! ***Juju and Goose are not a CDR dog and have not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for Rainbow of Hope Animal Rescue (contact info: 607-562-8085 sford@stny.rr.com) who will make all decisions about their adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt them.*** History Rainbow of Hope originally took us in about 7 years ago when our mom died and there was nowhere for us to go. We were then adopted by our current mom and dad about 6 years ago, but there has been a lot of change there with the addition of a baby and another one…

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Dia

Quick Facts: Breed: Black Lab mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 3 years old Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? Sometimes! Cats? Sorry, no! Kids? YES! 6 and over please! Hi! I am Dia, and I am incredibly loving and sweet! ***Dia is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for Pet the Pet program. To apply, send an email to Nancy Given at reverence@ottcmail.com.*** Personality Everyone has been telling me that I am a super special girl, have the absolute perfect personality to be a stellar family dog, and am adorable to boot! What nice things they say about me, I’m nearly blushing! The main thing to know about me is that I am fantastic, fabulous, and wonderful with all people (all ages and sizes) because I love people so very much. I love being near them, I love snuggling and…

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Ayla

Quick Facts: Breed: Yellow Lab/Great Pyrenees mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 6-8 years young Size: 80 pounds Good with… Dogs? YES! Cats? YES! Kids? YES! 6 and over please! Hi! I am Ayla (it means “moonlight”), and I am adorable, sweet, and loving! History I am one of the lucky ones, because even though I’ve had a number of very sad losses, and also a lot of physical discomfort, I had a lot of love in my former life in rural KY. I was found as a stray puppy by a really sweet guy who lived on a farm. He kept me, loved me, and I had a fine life roaming around the farm with him all day long. Tragically, he died unexpectedly, which left me orphaned. His parents were able to bring me to live with them on their nearby farm, and they took good care of me for…

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Joey

  Quick Facts: Breed: German Shepherd mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 8 years young Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? From a distance! Cats? YES! YES! Kids? Yes! 15+ Hello! My name is Joey and I am the best cuddler and most loyal companion you will ever find! History I was lucky to be rescued at one year-old by my current owner. I had been abandoned at the local SPCA and was unsure what would happen to me, and then this nice elderly lady came and brought me home! We’ve been together for seven years now, and it has been soooo nice! I kept her warm at night by sleeping in bed with her when she needed me, I have chased the pesky squirrels out of the yard (she never asked me to do this, but I could tell she wanted me to), and I let her know when anyone…

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Chamelea

Quick Facts: Breed: Shepherd mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 4 years old Size: 50 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes Cats? No, sorry Kids? 13+ My name is Chamelea and I was rescued from Thailand! ***Chamelea is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Willow’s Wings Animal Sanctuary and Rescue will make all decisions regarding her adoption.*** History I have been through quite a bit in my 4 years! I landed in a very crowded shelter in Thailand, knowing there was something not right with my back legs. I struggled to get around and I was in a lot of pain. Thankfully some kind people stepped in and rescued me! They were wonderful to me! They gave a nice place to rest, and plenty of food and water but they realized that I needed more help with my injuries, so they contacted Willow from Willow’s Wings Animal…

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Sammy

Quick Facts: Breed: Lab/Terrier mix Gender: Male Age: 3 years old Size: 27 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Sorry, no. Kids? 6+ My name is Sammy (aka, “Scampers”) and I am a delightful and adorable little guy! History I am the most delightful, adorable, sweet, funny, silly, loving, affectionate, and friendly little guy! I used to live in Katmandu, Nepal, on the streets (like a ton of dogs there), and life was awfully hard. I had no idea how much harder it could get, but then I was struck by a motorbike or motorcar and became paralysed from the waist down. Oh boy, that was really rough. But when faced with challenges, you just kind of figure it out, so I learned to drag myself around pretty well using my front arms! Thankfully, a wonderful Nepal rescue group found me dragging myself around like this, scooped me up, and…

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Trent

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit Bull mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 8-10 years old Size: 70 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? No, sorry! Kids? 12+ years! Hi! My name is Trent and I am the sweetest, goofiest, most grateful dog you could ever meet!​ ***Trent is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. He is currently being fostered by H.O.P.E., in Wilton, NY. They will be taking applications for Trent there.*** History Hi! My name is Trent. I was found on the streets of Trenton, NJ (hence my name) as a stray on 7/31 by Trenton Animal Control, and was discovered by my rescuer at a local animal hospital on 8/1. She saw the state I was in and was so sad for me; the doctors informed her that I would go back to a shelter in 1 more day. I looked very skinny (I was…

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Sweetpea

Quick Facts: Breed: Shepherd/Beagle mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 4 years old Size: 35 pounds Good with… Dogs? No Cats? Curious/interested Kids? 16+ Hi! My name is Sweetpea and I am the happiest, most fun little girl around! History I was found as a stray and landed in a rough, dismal shelter in Tennessee. Luckily a wonderful rescue worker there knows about Cayuga Dog Rescue, and knew they would want to rescue me! I hopped a ride on the Canine Underground Railroad and made my way all the way to Ithaca to the CDR foster program! I love my new life, getting to meet new people, playing with all of my cool new toys, and relaxing on my comfy dog bed. It’s been so much fun!! Personality I am a happy, friendly, enthusiastic little love bug! I have a lot of joyful enthusiasm and can be really affectionate with the…

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