Dancer

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Yorkshire Terrier mix
  • Gender: Male, neutered
  • Age: 3 years old
  • Size: 25 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? Yes, 12+ please!

Hello! My name is Dancer. I am adorable, loyal, playful and loving!

***Dancer is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Dancer’s family will make all decisions regarding his adoption.***

History

Before I was adopted by my current caretaker I was beaten and abused. It took the past two years with my caretaker for her to prove to me that people can be safe and wonderful. Now I give kisses and am very affectionate and loving! I especially love to be petted and cuddled…I sleep with my owner on her bed at night and love it!

Personality

True to my Yorkie breed, I have loads of wonderful happy energy, I love to play … Continue reading

Adopted: Murphy

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Golden Retriever/German Shepherd
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 8 years old
  • Size: 97 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? Yes!

***Murphy is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Murphy’s family will make all decisions regarding his adoption.***

History

My owner, the wonderful woman who rescued me when I was 2 years old, passed away in February. It was unexpected and incredibly sad. We were the best of friends and I was by her side until the end. I was so lost when she died. But then her lovely daughter- who lives here in the Ithaca area–drove all the way out to Arizona where I was living, and brought me back to beautiful Upstate NY so that I could enjoy the fresh air and grass, and also because she wants to find me a wonderful new … Continue reading

Adopted: Charlotte

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Cairn Terrier mix
  • Gender: Female
  • Age: 3 months
  • Size: 10-20 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? Yes!

Charlotte (aka Charley)

  • 11 weeks old (born around Christmas time)!
  • Momma was a 10 pound Cairn terrier mix, unsure of daddy.
  • Likely to be 10-20 pounds when full grown.
  • Very friendly, curious, affectionate, loving!
  • Loves other dogs, good with cats, great with gentle kids!
  • Hoping for a home with another small or medium sized dog!

Summary

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.

Adopted: Luna

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Great Pyrenees
  • Gender: Female, spayed
  • Age: 7 months old
  • Size: 55 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? ?

Hello! My name is Luna and I am a very sweet and affectionate pup!

***Luna is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Luna’s family will make all decisions regarding her adoption.***

Luna is a 7-month old purebred Great Pyrenees pup who weighs about 55 lbs. She belonged to a backyard breeder but was found, on multiple occasions, wandering in the road with her 2 brothers. The owner/breeder bailed them all out several times, but the fine increased every time they were picked up. So the last time, she took Luna’s brothers but left her there. She is a very timid girl and doesn’t have an aggressive bone in her body. She’s very sweet and affectionate and is … Continue reading

Adopted: Darby

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Goldendoodle
  • Gender: Male, neutered
  • Age: 5.5 years old
  • Size: 60 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Probably fine!
    • Kids? Calm older teens, 16+

Hello! My name is Darby and I am a curly, playful goofball who loves to snuggle!

***Not taking any further applications at this point!***

***Darby is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Darby’s family will make all decisions regarding his adoption.***

History

I was born at the home of a Goldendoodle breeder in Pennsylvania. I was picked by my family when I was 8 weeks old and have been a part of the family ever since.

Personality

I am a wonderful, playful, goofball of a dog! I’m always ready to play, with a smile on my face and a wag in my tail! I’m a “play hard/sleep hard” kind of dog. Playing … Continue reading

Adopted: Deagan

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Boston Terrier/ Cattle dog mix
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 5 months old
  • Size: 12 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? Yes! 6+

Hi!!! My name is Deagan (The Brave!).  My foster mom calls me this because I have bravely triumphed over incredible medical situations in the last couple months and am very healthy and excited to find my forever home!

***Deagan is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Deagan’s family will make all decisions regarding his adoption.***

History

My life started at an Amish puppy mill in PA. My foster grandpa saw me and knew I deserved better, so he bought me and brought me to NY to meet my foster mom. She started the hunt to find me my own loving family, but then I got really sick. I was diagnosed with a severe … Continue reading

Adopted: Tuck

NOT TAKING ANY MORE APPLICATIONS. CURRENT OWNERS HAVE MANY DOZENS ALREADY!

Hi I’m Tuck, I love people and other dogs and I always smell amazing!
Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Bernedoodle (Bernese Mountain Dog – Standard Poodle Mix)
  • Gender: Male, neutered
  • Age: 3 year old
  • Size: 85 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes (most)
    • Kids? Yes (most)

History

I’m from a breeder in Kentucky. My mom adopted me at 11 weeks old to train me as a therapy dog. I didn’t end up graduating from therapy dog school because I’m nervous around men until they’ve gained my trust (you read the news these days, who can blame me?!).   My career over, I became a fantastic family dog!!

Personality

I am an incredibly affectionate, silly, goofy, fun-loving, happy-happy-happy boy!  I was a cwazy cwazy puppy, but since I turned 2 I’ve become an incredibly mature … Continue reading

Adopted: Orion

Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Great Pyrenees/Golden Retriever mix
  • Gender: Male, neutered
  • Age: 2-3 year old
  • Size: 120 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? Yes!

Hello! My name is Orion! I’m 120 pounds of love and sweetness!

Loves people, super affectionate, eager to please, incredibly friendly.
Great with dogs and good with cats who don’t mind a playful, fun-loving dog.

Medical

When i arrived to Ithaca, our veterinarian found that I am heartworm positive.  So sad, but wow, so lucky that I landed in rescue and in a town with awesome vets to give me the best treatment possible!  After initial testing, I was brought up to Cornell Cardiology in mid-December for a cardiac ultrasound and chest x-rays, to see how advanced the disease was, and if i was a good candidate for treatment.  It was all good news!  My heart and lungs looked … Continue reading

Adopted: Duffy

Hello! My name is Duffy and I am a super laid back and loving pooch!
Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Scottish Terrier (Scottie)!
  • Gender: Male, neutered
  • Age: 9-10 year old
  • Size: 35 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Yes!
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? 6+

History

I spent most of my life with a lady who was not able to provide much care for me. She fed me well (too much actually), but didn’t have the resources to take care of my medical issues, and didn’t have the time or energy to devote much to me. Luckily she agreed to surrender me to her relative so I could get into rescue, which is how I ended up in my AMAZING Cayuga Dog Rescue foster home! Holy moly! Life is so good now, and I’m told it will be even better when I find my new forever family!

Personality

I am … Continue reading

Adopted: Sasha

Howdy, my name is Sasha! I am a snuggly, loving dachshund mix.
Quick Facts:

  • Breed: Dachshund mix
  • Gender: Female, spayed
  • Age: 4 year old
  • Size: 25 pounds
  • Good with…
    • Dogs? Some
    • Cats? Yes!
    • Kids? 14+

***Sasha is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR.***

History

My family adopted me from the Tompkins County SPCA two years ago; I was two years old at the time so I’m pretty sure I’m almost four years old. The SPCA was very scary for me and I barked and growled at everyone while in my room. When I met my people in a neutral area of the facility, they sat on the floor and were given treats to share with me and soon I was coming to them and letting them pet me. Then they got a toy and threw it for me … Continue reading