Adopted: Doodle

Hi!  My name is Doodle (“Doodlebug,” “Doodle-doo” “Super Doodle”) and I am the sweetest little guy around! Quick Facts: Breed: Purebred Min Pin Gender: Male, neutered Age: 10+ years old Size: 8 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes, see below Kids? 8+ years old History Crazy story! My friend (another Min Pin) and I landed in a crowded shelter in California. We’re both awesome pooches, but since we were both older dogs, the shelter was going to euthanize us (they were extremely overcrowded). But miracle of miracles, one of the shelter donors happened to love Min Pins and thought we were awesome, and after extensive searching found out that there was a Min Pin fanatic at a shelter in KY, and arranged to fly us out to that shelter where we would have a chance at finding rescue or an adopter!! We were there for a little while (we…

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Adopted: Sherlock

Hello!! My name is Sherlock! I am an adorable, sweet, loving, very affectionate and curious boy! Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 4 years old Breed: Great Pyrenees/hound mix Size: 60 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Maybe, see below Kids? Yes, see below Background: I came in as a stray to a very overcrowded, high-kill shelter in Tennessee, where I was going to be put to sleep because I had heartworms. This was a totally curable illness, not contagious, but sometimes in these shelters it’s “one strike and you’re out.” Lucky for me, they said I was just too special and one of their trainers took me under her wing so I could get treatment (I’m all better now!), and then helped get me into a rockin’ CDR foster home! Personality: If you’re looking for a perfectly mellow, gentlemanly dog, look no further than me. I am a…

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Adopted: Jax

Hi my name is Jax and I’m as cute as can be! Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 1-2 years old Breed: Lab mix Size: 36 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Yes! Love them! Cats? Maybe, see below Kids? Yes, see below Background: Thank goodness, CDR rescued me from a high-kill shelter in KY, where I was turned in with 5 other dogs when our owners couldn’t take care of us or didn’t want us anymore.   The staff at the shelter liked me so much because I was so sweet and adorable, but their hearts also broke for me because I was so scared.  Whatever my circumstances were before coming to the shelter, it was clear to everyone that I had not had the luck of kind and loving relationships with people.  I seemed to expect bad or scary things to happen whenever someone came near, and I would freeze…

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Adopted: Pupper

Pupper is sponsored by Betsy Hutchings Hi! My name is Pupper and I am the sweetest, most easygoing, and loving dog you might ever meet! Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 4-5 years old Breed: Black Lab mix Size: 65 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? Yes! History: I was found as a stray when I was about 2 years old. When the nice lady who found me couldn’t find my owners, she offered to take care of me! She was very good to me, and I got along beautifully with her, her other dog, and the 6 year old girl in the house. I kept getting these terrible skin and ear infections though, and after 2 years of her veterinarians being unable to get me well, she ran out of money for my care. I was in rough shape. The infections were so out of control,…

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Adopted: Apollo

Happy Spring!! My name is Apollo and spring means so many new smells that I can’t wait to get out for a stroll. Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 7 years old Breed: Standard Poodle (apricot) Size: 50-60 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? 10+ years Personality: I love attention, I love being petted, and I love being near you!  It makes me very, very happy to be part of the family and to spend quality time with you hanging out, watching movies, reading books, and taking walks!  I am no couch potato, but I  am a pretty chill dog when it comes to people.  When someone new comes to the door, I will bark to announce their presence but once they are through the door I hang back and check them out. If they start to pet me, then man… I’m stuck like glue to them!…

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Adopted: Kipper the Shiba Inu

Hi!  My name is Kipper the Shiba Inu and I am a gloriously wonderful young boy!​ Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 7 1/2  month old Breed: Shiba Inu Size: 12 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Yes. Cats? Yes. Kids? Unknown History: I was purchased from a pet store as a puppy.  While in this home somehow my leg was injured.  My leg did not get better and I was returned to the pet store.  The pet store returned me to the breeder.  There was no indication that I ever went to a vet’s once I was purchased, not even to have my leg checked out.  The breeder brought me to the vet to have x-rays taken of my left rear leg.  The x-rays did not reveal exactly what had happened to my leg.  The damage is not repairable.  I can use my leg; the muscles and tendons are not…

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Adopted: Cookie

Hi!  My name is Cookie and I am a 7 week old Chihuahua mix puppy!  I am hilarious!!!!!! Quick Facts: Breed: Chihuahua mix Gender: Female Age: 7 weeks Size: 20 pound when adult Good with… Dogs? Yes, see below! Cats? Yes! Kids? Older kids! I am just a tiny little girl, but i have a HUGE personality and a zest for life that cracks everyone up constantly!  I’m very playful, always curious, investigating, pouncing on my toys and showing them that I’m their boss!!  I was the first in my litter to walk, the first to find my voice, and the first to climb out of our whelping box!  Whoo-hoo!  Ready to explore the world around me!  I am endlessly fascinated with everything around me, so must be a very, very smart little girl. I like my affection too, for sure, but mostly want it after I have tired myself…

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Adopted: Kody

Hi everyone!! My name is Kody. I am a happy-go-lucky, lovin’ life kinda guy! Quick Facts: Breed: Bluetick Coonhound mix Gender: Male neutered Age: 4-5 years old Size: 50-60 lbs Good with… Dogs? Yes Cats? Maybe, see below Kids? Yes   ***Kody is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. To apply to adopt Kody, please email Erinn Wilks at Schoolhouse Rescue at Erinn Wilks agilitydogs23@outlook.com*** Notes: Doing very well with basic obedience training, is very good on a leash, needs help with housetraining, but I’m a very smart boy and promise to learn as quickly as I can! Medical: Has some hip dysplasia so needs a good diet (grain free is best), joint supplements, and controlled mild/moderate exercise (nothing too hard core). Personality: I love all people! I love any and all kinds of attention! I love it when you pet me, gently cuddle me,…

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Adopted: Yoda

We sorry, and saddened to report that Yoda has passed away. Quick Facts: Breed: Carolina dog x Kangaroo Mix (kidding!) Gender: Male neutered Age: 3 years old Size: 43 lbs Good with… Dogs? Usually, see below Cats? No Kids? 13+ Hi-hi- hi! I’m so excited to meet you! Background: I was found as a stray and landed in an over-crowded shelter in rural KY, where I became a staff favorite, because I was incredibly affectionate, had such zest for life, and unbridled enthusiasm!! Hearing such great reports, Cayuga Dog Rescue rescued me and I made my way up the Canine Underground Railroad (that’s a thing!) to get here and wiggle my way into more peoples’ hearts. I am so excited that they decided to save me—I love getting to know everyone, and really dig the toys, dog beds, and couches that I have been introduced to! It is all so…

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Adopted: Nina

Hello! I am looking for a forever home to live out my golden years. In return, I will be the brightest, happiest companion you’ve ever encountered! Quick Facts: Breed: Lab mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 12+ years old Size: 65 lbs Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? No Kids? 12+ years   Background: I am one of the lucky dogs who got to live her entire life with loving owners. They found me as a stray puppy, took me in, nursed me to health, and we spent 12 wonderful years together. Sadly, one of them passed away a few years ago and the other passed away this year, leaving me an orphan in my senior years. Their family friend and caretaker tried to take care of me, coming twice a day to feed me and walk me in my empty house, but we soon realized I needed a new home where…

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