Chewie

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit Bull mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 8 years old Size: 70 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! (had a dog ‘sister’ until Aug 2020) Cats? No. Kids? YES…all ages!! Hi! My name is Boss (aka “Chewie”….for my Chewbacca sounds 😊), and I’m a SUPER affectionate boy and a lover of ALL people, big small! History and Why I Am Looking for a New Home When I was about 1½ years old, I was just skin-on-bones, was heartworm-positive, and was about to be “put to sleep” the next day in a kill shelter in Georgia. But then…a kind young man rescued me and nurtured me back to health! But just a year later, his circumstances changed and he couldn’t take care of me anymore, so his mother became my foster mama. She loves me VERY much and would never willingly give me up, but she is changing jobs…

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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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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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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: Trent

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit Bull mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 8-10 years old Size: 70 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yes! Cats? No, sorry! Kids? 12+ years! Hi! My name is Trent and I am the sweetest, goofiest, most grateful dog you could ever meet!​ ***Trent is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. He is currently being fostered by H.O.P.E., in Wilton, NY. They will be taking applications for Trent there.*** History Hi! My name is Trent. I was found on the streets of Trenton, NJ (hence my name) as a stray on 7/31 by Trenton Animal Control, and was discovered by my rescuer at a local animal hospital on 8/1. She saw the state I was in and was so sad for me; the doctors informed her that I would go back to a shelter in 1 more day. I looked very skinny (I was…

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Adopted: Archer

Quick Facts: Breed: Pit Bull mix Gender: Male, neutered Age: 3 year old Size: 60 pounds Good with… Dogs? Yessiree! Cats? Sorry, no! Kids? Yes, 9+ years! Hello! My name is Archer and I LOVE belly rubs!! ***Archer is not a CDR dog. 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 Archer’s adoptive placement. Please contact by above phone or email to apply to adopt Archer!*** History I was originally adopted 2 years ago from a rescue in California. When my family moved to New York this year, I came with them, so now I am a New York doggie! My dog “sister” (who is much smaller than me) hurt her back and everyone thinks it may have been because we were playing a bit too enthusiastically. She needed this major back surgery and she isn’t allowed…

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