Adopted: Cedar

Quick Facts: Breed: Lab/Beagle mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 9 months old Size: 45 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Sorry, no. Kids? 12+ Hi there! My name is Cedar, and I’m a fun-loving, sweet-hearted, enthusiastic Lab-Beagle mix! History I’ve lived with my family in Ithaca for about 4 months. Before that, I had spent my whole life in shelters, which was very sad and scary for a tiny puppy! I was born in Alabama, landed in a shelter there, and then was transported at 4 months old to a no-kill shelter in Binghamton, NY. Whew! That was lucky! Then I got adopted by my current family and life started to get much better! I learned so much in the past 4-5 months! I got house-broken, learned how to walk on a leash, what kinds of furniture were ok to be on (couches) and what kinds weren’t (tables, haha!), and…

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Adopted: Milo

Quick Facts: Breed: Black Labrador mix (Boxer?) Gender: Male, neutered Age: 1 year old Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes…if they don’t mind my fascination with them! Kids? 10+ Hello, my name is Milo and I love my people, my toys, and playing with other dogs! ***Milo is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for his foster family who will make all decisions about his adoptive placement.*** History An elder in the family went into nursing care with dementia and when I was transferred into a temporary foster care situation, they found that I had unfortunately been severely neglected due to the dementia of my owner. My ribcage was sticking out an awful lot, and I was very dehydrated. When they found me, I was eating grass to try to keep myself going. It was very sad,…

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Adopted: George

Quick Facts: Breed: Hound Gender: Male, neutered Age: 3 years old Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Unknown Kids? Yes! Hello! My name is George, and I just want to make you smile! ***George is not a CDR dog and have 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 his adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt him.*** History I came from a “kill only” shelter in Georgia, where dogs are not adopted out and where our only chance is for a local rescue to pull us and try to find homes or another rescue for us– otherwise we are simply killed. I was incredibly lucky to have been pulled by Rainbow of Hope Rescue in NY! I have met so many wonderful people…

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Adopted: Benny

Quick Facts: Breed: Hound mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 2 years Size: 55 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Depends on the cat! Kids? Yes! 6+ Hello! My name is Benny! I’m super smart, loving and ready to find my forever home! History I’m originally from Kentucky but I have been living in a foster home in Central NY since the end of December. I’m living with two awesome dogs (a Lab mix and a Maltese mix), two cats, and two adult humans! I’m having so much fun!!! Personality I’m a very (very!) sweet boy who loves (loves loves loves!) to hang around my people! My foster parents are very impressed with my great house manners, especially when a stranger comes over! I do not jump or bark, instead I politely request a nice butt scratch and cuddles. My energy level in the home is pretty mellow which is surprising…

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Adopted: Rigby

Quick Facts: Breed: Great Pyrenees mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 15 months Size: 75 pounds Good with… Dogs? Not so great! Cats? Unknown! Kids? Yes! 8+ *We are not taking application at the moment, check back in a couple of weeks.* Hi there! My name is Rigby and I am the most affectionate, lovey boy you’ll ever meet! History I have been with my current family since I was 4 months old and came as a rescue from a high kill shelter down south. I am SOOO happy that someone scooped me up and gave me a chance. Sadly, my big sister dog and I I have not been getting along so I am on the search for my new forever person or family. I can’t wait to find some new humans to love on, snuggle with and make the happiest people ever! Personality I am one of the sweetest…

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Adopted: Paddington

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit bull mix Gender: Male, not yet neutered Age: 2-3 years old Size: 40 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Dog savvy cats Kids? Yes, 10 and up! Hello! My name is Paddington and I’m as lovable and cuddly as a stuffed bear! History I was a homeless, malnourished boy, found scavenging around the City of Syracuse. I was brought to the shelter there, and I lived there for two weeks but I hated it so much! I got even skinnier (which was horrifying…check out the photo where you can see my ribs) and was so stressed out that I started to lose some of my fur, especially in places where my bones were already protruding. Some of the volunteers who walk the shelter pups (Cuse Pit Crew), shared a picture of me with a CDR foster mom and as soon as she saw my big brown…

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Adopted: Amber

Quick Facts: Breed: Pitbull mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 1 1/2 years old Size: 40 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! I love dogs! Cats? Untested, but likely good! Kids? Yes! 6+ please! Hello, I am Amber, the most huggable, loving, playful dog ever! Amber has several good applications pending. ***Amber is not a CDR dog and have 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 her.*** History I came from a kill shelter in Georgia, a shelter where dogs are not adopted out and our only chance is for a local rescue to pull us and try to find homes or another rescue for us, otherwise we are simply killed. I have met so many wonderful people on…

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Adopted: Rory

Quick Facts: Breed: Australian Shepherd / Beagle mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 4 years old Size: 50 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Mostly Kids? 12+ years Hello! My name is Rory, I am a fuzzy ball of love! ***Rory is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Rory’s family will make all decisions regarding his adoption.*** History I was born on a farm to be a work dog, but because of my incredibly handsome looks, cuddly nature and overall puppy cuteness, I was soon adopted for a life of play and companionship! Made me so happy, really suits me to be a family pet, I want to keep it this way please! Personality I am a really loving, fun, silly, friendly, affectionate, happy go lucky and smart pooch, who loves people, and loves being close to my person/people whenever they are around. I happily follow…

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Adopted: 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! Active folks who want a running / hiking buddy will love Dancer’s speed and stamina! ***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…

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