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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Adopted: Julian

Quick Facts: Breed: Island mix Gender: Male Age: puppy Size: medium Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Unknown Kids? 12+ Julian is a 10 week old pit mix from the island of St. Croix US VI. He came to Ithaca to find his forever home! ***Julian is not a CDR dog and have not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for his foster family who will make all decisions about his adoptive placement.*** History St. Croix has a terrible stray and feral dog problem so a couple of ladies here are helping when they can to get puppies off the island so they can have a chance at life. It also helps to unburden the rescue and shelter folks there, so they can continue to help more. Personality He has the most deep brindle markings and the silliest ears ever, they seem to have a mind of their…

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Adopted: Josie

Quick Facts: Breed: Cairn Terrier mix Gender: Female Age: puppy Size: 10-35 pounds Good with… Dogs? ? Cats? ? Kids? ? Josie – coming soon 3-4 year old momma dog, likely a Cairn Terrier mix. 10 pounds, but very skinny, could gain a few! Extremely sweet with people, very good with other dogs, not yet cat tested. Has been nursing her 2 babies very lovingly for the past 7 weeks, but is ready for them to find their own homes so that she can find her forever family! Josie and Charlotte (aka Charley), her 2 female puppies! 7 weeks old as of 2/16/18 No idea who daddy was, so with momma a 10 pound dog, they could end up being anywhere from 5-35 pound adult dogs! Taking applications now for any of the three! Summary If you are interested in adopting me, please fill out an online adoption application and…

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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.

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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 mostly housetrained. The only time…

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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 case of intestinal worms, and was…

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Adopted: Lenny

Lenny is just an amazing, wonderful, special puppy! Quick Facts: Breed: Black Lab/Great Pyrenees Gender: Male Age: Born June 2016 Size: 20 pounds (large as adult!) Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? 6+ Lenny is in a foster home in KY, but can come up to meet potential adopters easily (we can explain how if you are interested!). The below information about Lenny is from his foster mom in KY! Personality Lenny is just an amazing, wonderful, special puppy! He is super happy and friendly, and loves to meet people! I had a friend stop over, and he was just so happy to have another person to love on!  He puts his paws on your legs and leans in for loving.  He also loves to be held and he gives kisses!  Then he’s raring to get down from my lap and pounce on a wide range of toys and…

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Adopted: St. Croix Puppies

Kodi and Maggie are adorable puppies rescued from St. Croix! Quick Facts: Breed: Chow mix Gender: Both Age: Puppies! Size: 15 pounds Good with… Dogs? ? Cats? ? Kids? ? This is a courtesy posting for puppies arriving in Ithaca on August 1st with their rescuer. She will be in Ithaca until August 10th, and hopes to find homes for them in that 9 day period! Apply immediately by submitting an online application and we will forward it to Denise, the rescuer from St. Croix, who will be making all decisions about their placement! Most likely Chow mix pups, mom is 1/2 Chow about 35/40 lbs. One male (Kodi) and one female (Maggie) Very friendly! Very sweet! Chubby and healthy and UTD on vaccines! Born mid-May 2016 Things puppies have been exposed to: Cows – afraid of! Horses – concerned about Chickens – watch, but have not chased! Cats –…

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Adopted: Henry

My name is Henry and I am a goofy, lovable, affectionate, friendly, and very smart puppy! Quick Facts: Breed: German Shepherd Gender: Male, neutered Age: 10 months old Size: 65 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes Kids? Yes! 8+ Henry is not a CDR dog. This is a courtesy posting for Henry’s current owners, who will make all decisions about his adoption. To apply to adopt Henry, fill out an online application and we will forward it to his current owner. History Before living here I lived with another family who had five kids! My littermate still lives with them and is learning to be a service dog! My current mom needed a service dog, too, so I came to live with her here and have been training to be her service dog which has been pretty fun! Personality I’m told that I have a ridiculously awesome personality. That…

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Adopted: Chewbacca

Hello! My name is Chewbacca and I am an adorable puppy! Quick Facts: Breed: small/medium Gender: Male Age: 10 weeks old (born Oct.) Size: Good with… Dogs? ? Cats? ? Kids? ? Fuzzy, sweet, male puppy! Likely to be in the 20-30 pound range when full grown! Adorable! High energy! Smart! VERY playful!! Very playful with other dogs! Already knows to scratch at door when needs to go outside to the bathroom! Smart puppy!! More info coming soon…taking applications now!! 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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