Adopted: Rufus

My name is Rufus and I am an awesomely handsome, loving, playful, fluffy, fuzzy dog! Quick Facts: Breed: Golden Retriever/Australian Shepherd/Chow Gender: Male, neutered Age: 4 years old Size: 55 lbs Good with… People? Yes! Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? 12+ years Bonus: Completely housebroken! Background: I arrived for the first time in the CDR foster program 2 years ago (at age 2), after my owners split up. Those folks had kept me in a small fenced in outdoor kennel and gave me almost no attention, care, or training, which had been a very sad life for a happy, exuberant, loving, and active dog like me. Luckily, a lovely semi-retired couple adopted me from CDR and that’s where I have been for the past 2 years. They loved me a lot, took me to fun clicker training classes, got me a needed hip surgery, and helped me with all of…

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Adopted: Summer

Hi! I am an adorable, loving, enthusiastic, and sweet female Corgi mix looking for a wonderful, new forever home! Quick Facts: Breed: Corgi mix (maybe Sheltie or Aussie in there?) Gender: Female, spayed Age: 9 years old Size: 40 lbs Good with… Dogs? No, see below Cats? No Kids? 12+ years   ***Summer is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for Summer’s Aunt & Uncle, who will make all decisions about Summer’s placement. To apply for Summer, fill out an online adoption application and the rescue folks will forward it to my Aunt & Uncle, who will be in touch!*** Background: I was originally adopted when I was about 6 months old. My “Mom” and I met, on June 24, 2005 at a regional Purina Dog Challenge event in NJ. A local rescue group was there and my mom fell…

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Adopted: Skippy

Hi everyone, my name is Skippy!  I am a very sweet, affectionate, mellow, 6 year old male, neutered Schipperke mix! Quick Facts: Breed: Schipperke/Terrier mix Gender: Male neutered Age: 6 years old Size: 12 lbs Good with… Dogs? OK, but want to be your only dog! Cats? Yes Kids? 12+ Background: I came all the way from KY, where I was originally in a high-kill, very crowded shelter. I landed in that scary place when my former owner felt she was not able to care for me anymore. The shelter needed to make some space (aka put a bunch of us to sleep), so luckily a volunteer lady in the shelter told the great people at CDR about me. They had a place with a warm bed for me, and I was able to hitch a ride on the transport to Ithaca! Personality: Whenever someone hangs out with me, the…

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Adopted: Trooper

I am active, sweet, and loyal, looking for a person who will work with me and will show me love. Quick Facts: Breed: Shiba Inu Gender: Male neutered Age: 3 years old Size: 20 lbs Good with… Dogs? Maybe, see below Cats? No Kids? No Special Notes: Looking for a calm, peaceful person or people in a non-apartment setting. See background; CDR is offering a package of 6 individual sessions in your home with our wonderful trainer completely for free when you adopt me   Personality Once I know and trust you, I am the most loyal and loving and wonderful dog ever. When I’m excited to see you, I like to crawl up in your lap and give you lots of little kisses all over your face! I love chasing every leaf that crosses my path when we are out on walks! I love tennis balls, chew toys, and…

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Lilly

Quick Facts: Breed: Border Collie mix Gender: Female, Spayed Age: 7 year old Size: 45lbs Good with… Dogs? Yes Cats? No Children? No Hi! My name is Lilly (aka Lily Bear, Little Bear, and Cutie Pants), and I am ridiculously adorable, sweet, loving, and very smart! Background I was rescued from an overcrowded KY shelter when I was only 4 months old and have been here in foster care with CDR ever since. When I was first rescued by CDR, their nice vets found that I had a previously fractured pelvis (consistent with being kicked, hard) and one of my ears appears to have been ½-cut off with scissors. Clearly, my first few months of life were rough, but you’d never know it, as I am the happiest, sweetest, most adoring and adorable girl around! Personality I am a super friendly, happy, playful and affectionate girl! Everyone always says how…

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