Zoe – GSD

Quick Facts: Breed: German Shepherd mix Gender: Female Age: 8 months old Size: 50+ pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! (see Cohabitation) Cats? Yes! (see Cohabitation) Kids? Yes! (see Cohabitation) Hello!! My name is Zoe. I am smart, playful, and ready for adventure!! History In mid-March I started being fostered by a professional dog trainer with rescue experience who wanted to help me! She had heard that my then-family, who loved me and were very kind, were too busy with their 4 teenage kids to provide any of the training and daily activity that I need. Plus, the hustle and bustle of their home was just too overstimulating for a young pup like me! They didn’t know what they were going to do and didn’t want to surrender me to a shelter, so thank goodness that a local dog professional stepped up and said she would let me live with her…

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Xena

Quick Facts: Breed: Pocket Pittie/American Bully Gender: Female, spayed Age: 2 years old Size: 42 pounds Good with… Dogs? No sorry! Cats? No sorry! Kids? Love ‘em all, but age 8 and up would be best! Hello! My name is Xena, and I am as silly, playful, and snuggly as they come! ***Xena is not a CDR dog and has 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 her adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt.*** History I was born in Yonkers, NY, December 22, 2018. When I was 6 weeks old I moved to Elmira, NY to be with my birth father’s owner. He put me up for adoption, and 24 hours later my new mom and dad adopted me and picked me up! I…

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Bessy Lou

Quick Facts: Breed: Beagle Gender: Female, spayed Age: 10-13 years old Size: 35 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? Yes! Bessy Lou – Sweetest girl ever! – Super friendly and loving, good with other dogs and cats. History Bessy arrived unable to put weight on one of her back legs so we immediately took her to our wonderful local vets who x-rayed leg and chest and found a) tumors (almost certainly cancerous) surrounding her kneecap but b) no visible spread to the chest, so the cancer *might be* confined to the knee (we hope, we hope). All of Bessy’s bloodwork looked terrific, and her physical exam also shows her to be in very good shape! We have her scheduled for an amputation surgery consult on March 24th! We expect her to get the green light from the surgeon for amputation which hopefully will happen soon after. Everyone thinks…

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Peanut

Quick Facts: Breed: Yorkie Gender: Female Age: 10-12 years old Size: 3 pounds Good with… Dogs? ? Cats? ? Kids? ? Peanut Only 3 pounds!! Senior (10-12 years) Might have limited or no vision (cataracts) Coming soon! Arrives Jan 2nd, needs full medical and dental work-up before we will consider applications. Stay tuned for updates! If you are interested in adopting me, please fill out an online adoption application and live close to Ithaca , Syracuse, Binghamton, Rochester, or Elmira. We do home visits on every applicant, and can’t do home visits where we don’t have local volunteers.

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Daylight (Eve)

Quick Facts: Breed: Pocket Pittie mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 1 1/2 years old Size: 45 pounds Good with… Dogs? Sorry, no thank you! Cats? Don’t know, but probably no. Kids? Yes! But due to my enthusiastic nature, older kids would be a better fit! Hello! My name is Daylight, (formerly known as Eve) and I am the sweetest, cuddliest, most playful dog around! ***Daylight (Eve) is not a CDR dog and has 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 her adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt.*** History My 2nd owner surrendered me to Rainbow of Hope Animal Rescue (in Elmira/Corning region). My first owner had to move in to help care for elderly relatives, and since he was not permitted to bring me…

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Snowball

Quick Facts: Breed: Toy Poodle Gender: Female Age: 11 years old Size: 9 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Unknown! Kids? Yes! 12+ Snowball, aka “Snowy!” 11 year-old female toy poodle 9 pounds! Teensy! Loves people! Sweet, playful, adorable! Perfectly at ease with other dogs, very respectful, relaxed and kind. No info about how she feels about cats. ***Snowball (aka Snowy) is no longer up for adoption, but she does need donations for her medical care.  Due to her cancer diagnosis and prognosis, she will stay in her loving foster home (where she is ridiculously happy!) until the end of her life.  See story below.*** Late this past summer, we were contacted by a social worker in a southern tier county.  She was hoping that we might be able to take Snowball (aka Snowy) into our foster program.  Snowy’s owner had advanced dementia,  had been moved to a nursing facility…

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Sage

Quick Facts: Breed: German Shepherd/Lab mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 3 1/2 years old Size: 62 pounds Good with… Dogs? I’m scared of dogs I don’t know! (see more below) Cats? Not sure Kids? Yes! 7+ years Sage is now in the trusted care of the Tompkins County SPCA. Hello! My name is Sage, and I am incredibly sweet and playful girl who loves being outside and exploring new things! History We adopted Sage in April from a shelter in Tennessee where she had been for about 3 months after being surrendered by her previous owner. We don’t know much about her previous life, other than that she was surrendered. She is awesome, we love her, but without a fenced yard, we are unable to keep her safe (see details below). We hate to have to rehome her, she’s so wonderful, but want to be clear that it’s not her…

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Adopted: Megan

Quick Facts: Breed: Schipperke mix Gender: Female Age: 12 years young Size: 20 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? Yes! 6+ Hi! My name is Megan, and I am sweet, easygoing, and insanely adorable! History I was surrendered to a high-kill shelter in Kentucky along with another senior dog– my people said they couldn’t take care of us anymore. He was named Charlie, and I was named Manson, which seemed to make everyone around us sad. We went to different rescues, so we’re both safe, but it was very sad to be given away and also to lose my best buddy. I was renamed Megan, which I think is lovely, and as I know my new name now very well, I want to keep it please! Personality I’m an incredibly sweet girl—friendly, easygoing, relaxed, and adorable. I have some good energy and feistiness too, which I am told…

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Libby

Quick Facts: Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier (Pit Bull) Gender: Female, spayed Age: 8-9 years young Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? Small ones! See Cohabitation!!! Cats? Sorry, no! Kids? Yes! 12+ years Hello! My name is Libby and I am the sweetest pup you could ever meet!! ***Libby is not a CDR dog and has 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 her adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt.*** History My name is Libby! I was a homeless girl who landed in a high-kill shelter in the south. I was super skinny/underweight at 45 pounds (so hungry!), and also heartworm positive. Things were looking grim to say the least, but then miraculously, I was pulled by Rainbow of Hope Animal Rescue in Big Flats…

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Adopted: Zoë

Quick Facts: Breed: Shih Tzu Gender: Female Age: 3-5 years old Size: 12 pounds Good with… Dogs? YES! Cats? Not tested Kids? Yes! 12+ (I’m scared of quick movements) **Zoë has lots of application, hard to believe right? Please hold off for a couple of weeks to apply. Thanks!** Zoë I’m an adorable, joyful, playful but shy little pup looking for a loving home with another dog! History I came from a situation where the people weren’t very nice to me. And while I am absolutely loving learning now that people can be amazingly sweet and kind, I am still quite cautious and will cower or run and hide when humans move too quickly or reach for me (especially over my head). If people let me take my time, watch them from a safe distance, and then come to them when I’m ready, I feel much happier and safer, and…

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