Teddy

Quick Facts: Breed: Pomeranian (aka fuzzy teddy bear) Gender: Male, neutered Age: 10? years old Size: 11 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Yes! Kids? Yes 11+ Hello. My name is Teddy and I’m an adorable and loyal Pomeranian! ***Teddy is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for his momma who will make all decisions about his adoptive placement. *** History I was adopted by my current family from the Cortland County SPCA in May 2020. The shelter had very little information about where I came from or why I was there so I don’t know anything about my life before then. Personality I am a funny, quirky, adorable, friendly boy! Like most Pomeranians, I am little, cute, fuzzy and friendly, and sometimes quite vocal (barky-barky)! I love my people, you can tell that I get very attached to them…

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Penny

Quick Facts: Breed: Treeing Walker Coonhound mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 2 years old Size: 55 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Nope, sorry! Kids? Yes,10+ years! Hi, I’m Penny, and I have fallen madly in love with every human and dog I have ever met! History I was found in Tennessee as a stray and brought to a shelter in Ithaca. I was adopted by my current mom in February 2021. I have loved learning how to be an indoor dog here! I am so happy to be in a great home, am working well on my potty training and my manners, and I am over the moon to be getting to go on hikes and fun trips to the dog park! Personality I love people! I love dogs! I get super excited to meet them, so I need a wonderful new adopter who will keep working with me…

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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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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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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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Arthur

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit bull terrier mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 7-8 years Size: 56 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Once I know them! Cats? Yes! Kids? Yes! (outside the home) Hello! My name is Arthur, and I love snuggling with my people! Middle-aged, mostly-mellow, treat-loving, devoted family dog seeking a patient, understanding, dog-savvy person or family who will give me lots of cuddles, love and treats, and use positive-based training to overcome my fear of non-family people coming into my home.  (Cayuga Dog Rescue will pay for a trainer to work with us on my reactive behaviors so we can learn together.) History Arthur lived through a house fire and then was abandoned in the burnt out house. Understandably Arthur has anxieties about trusting new people and allowing outsiders to come into his home.  He can be very reactive (loud barking and/or snapping) when non-family people come to the…

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Chamelea

Quick Facts: Breed: Shepherd mix Gender: Female, spayed Age: 4 years old Size: 50 pounds Good with… Dogs? Not in the house! Cats? No, sorry Kids? 13+ My name is Chamelea and I was rescued from Thailand! ***Chamelea is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. Willow’s Wings Animal Sanctuary and Rescue will make all decisions regarding her adoption.*** MUST HAVE A HARD FENCE (WOOD OR CHAIN LINK) TO APPLY!!!! CANNOT CONSIDER HOMES WITHOUT A FENCED YARD, OR HOMES THAT HAVE AN ELECTRIC OR INVISIBLE FENCE! History I have been through quite a bit in my 4 years! I landed in a very crowded shelter in Thailand, knowing there was something not right with my back legs. I struggled to get around and I was in a lot of pain. Thankfully some kind people stepped in and rescued me! They were wonderful to me! They gave…

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Sammy

Quick Facts: Breed: Lab/Terrier mix Gender: Male Age: 3 years old Size: 27 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? Sorry, no. Kids? 6+ My name is Sammy (aka, “Scampers”) and I am a delightful and adorable little guy! History I am the most delightful, adorable, sweet, funny, silly, loving, affectionate, and friendly little guy! I used to live in Katmandu, Nepal, on the streets (like a ton of dogs there), and life was awfully hard. I had no idea how much harder it could get, but then I was struck by a motorbike or motorcar and became paralysed from the waist down. Oh boy, that was really rough. But when faced with challenges, you just kind of figure it out, so I learned to drag myself around pretty well using my front arms! Thankfully, a wonderful Nepal rescue group found me dragging myself around like this, scooped me up, and…

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