Adopted: Buster

Hello, my name is Buster and I am the most laid-back, loving dog you will ever meet! Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 4 years old Breed: German Short-haired Pointer mix Size: 50 pounds Gender: Male, (neutered soon!)​ Good with… Dogs? Females for sure! Cats? Unknown Kids? Yes, 12+ History I have had ​it rough​! I was a 24/7 chained out dog, without reasonable shelter, all through the frigid NY winters. My current guardians saw me standing outside on an exceptionally freezing night (there were times when it was -35 degrees wind chill​!) and decided to go talk to the people who owned me. Turns out they didn’t care about me one way or another, and ​were more than happy to let these nice strangers take me ​off their hands. Which they did! Amazing!! No more lonely outside life, no more freezing cold with no way to get warm, no more hunger…

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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: 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: Riley

Hi my name is Riley, and I am an incredibly adorable little pupster! Quick Fact Sheet: Age: 2 years old Breed: Llasa Apso/Bichon Frise mix Size: 13 pounds Gender: Male, neutered* Good with… Dogs? Small females only! Cats? Yes! Kids? 6+ years * you must neuter him to adopt. Personality: Hi everyone! I am Riley and I am a healthy, adorable, sweet and cuddly love bug! I love people, love your attention, love your petting and fussing and kisses, love snuggling, and I will give you all the kisses in return that you can stand! I’m very playful but have no problem cuddling on the couch watching movies too! I like to go for walks and car rides, and I love to visit the people at Petsmart, Lowes and Tractor Supply! I would love to have a yard that’s fenced in so I can explore. I enjoy playing with stuffed…

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Adopted: Henri

Hi, my name is Henri (I really like it spelled with an “i”), and I am an adorable, sweet, silly, funny, and happy boy! Quick Facts: Age: 2 years old Breed: Lab/Boxer mix Size: 67 pounds Gender: Male, neutered Good with… Dogs? Females only! Cats? Yes! Kids? 10+ years Henri’s owners really want to help potential adopters to get to know him and are very willing to meet applicants to help with introductions.  Henri is a bit of a shy dog right at first, but once you know him, his true, amazing personality comes out!! Personality: Hi everyone! I’m Henri! I’m an incredibly good-natured, generally mellow boy, who is also playful as a puppy! I love to play and I am really pretty goofy sometimes! When I am in a playful mood you can tell because I will throw my ball around for myself and flip my bed around and…

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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: Robby

Hello, my name is Robby! I am a very happy, loving, and active 1 year old male Terrier/Chihuahua mix. Quick Facts: Breed: Terrier/Chi mix (we think!) Gender: Male, neutered Age: 1 yr Size: 22 lbs Good with… Dogs? Yes, see below Cats? Maybe, see below Kids? YES! ***Robby is not a CDR dog and has not been evaluated by CDR. This is a courtesy posting for Robby’s parents, who will make all decisions about Robby’s placement. To apply for Robby, fill out an online adoption application and the rescue folks will forward it to my parents, who will be in touch!*** Background: My story is a typical one – I was born in the backwoods of Kentucky, and then was living life as a stray when I had an unfortunate meeting with a car, which left me with a broken leg.  Luckily, a kind rescue group found me, got me good…

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Adopted: Rooney

Hi, my name is Rooney! I’m a beautiful, loving, and incredibly affectionate and deeply sweet boy! Quick Facts: Breed: Border collie mix (maybe mixed with spaniel)! Gender: Male, neutered Age: 8 years old Size: 55 pounds Good with… Dogs? Dogs? Yes, see below Cats? Yes! I am incredibly gentle with cats. Kids? 12+ years Background I hail from Vestal, NY where I was adopted from the Humane Society into a wonderful family in 2011 when I was 1 year old. I was so grateful to them and when I met my doggy brother, a Lab, we ran and ran, it was so much fun! They had 4 cats and I was great with them all too! I wasn’t OK with strangers and other dogs, though–they made me very nervous. Once I got to know people, I felt comfortable around them. I went to doggie school and worked with a trainer…

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