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Changing Lives … One Tail at a Time …

Grits

Grits is a 1.5 yr old American Eskimo Dog/Keeshond mix. He weighs about 60 lbs. and is just as deliciously fluffy as he looks! This guy came from rural LA, where he lived with other dogs of all ages and sizes. Grits is eager to please and can’t wait to start his new life; all he needs is the right family! Grits is looking for a foster or foster-to-adopt home.

Tubby

With his deliciously soft coat and curly tail, Tubby is as cute as his name suggests! This adorable 9 month old, 45 lb. American Eskimo Dog/Keeshond mix has lived with other dogs of all ages and sizes and is wonderful with everyone. Social and friendly, Tubby loves meeting new friends. You don’t want to miss out on this delicious boy! Tubby is looking for a foster or foster-to-adopt home.

Cory

Cuddly Cory is a 10-12 week old boxer mix furry nugget with a sweet little face and a soft smooth deep chocolate coat. Presently weighing approximately 12 lbs, we estimate Cory will be 50-60 lbs when fully grown. He and his siblings were found with no momma, and were taken into foster care at about 6 weeks old so Cory is very accustomed to snuggle time with people! Cory is your quintessential roly-poly pup. He will have you laughing out more…

Luka

Luka is an adorably scruffy 1 year old, 21 lb. Glen of Imaal/Norfolk Terrier mix. With his upbeat attitude, this social guy loves making new friends (human, canine, or feline). Luka was picked up as a stray in rural SC, and no owners ever came forward for him. We can’t see how anyone could ever let this great guy go! Luka is looking for a foster or foster-to-adopt home when he arrives at the beginning of April.

Topanga

Terrific Topanga is the confident, smart and active girl in the “Boy Meets World” litter. At 10 weeks old and 12lbs, this Boxer/Terrier mix has a coat which is mostly smooth and tan colored, with sweet scruffy darker whiskers around her snout and eyebrows. This pretty girl has the most expressive eyes and her adorable ears flip perfectly forward. Like her character on the show, she is bright, curious, and ready to learn. Topanga loves to climb and play, and more…

Shawn

Scruffy Shawn is an adorable 10 week old Terrier/Boxer mix. Like his namesake from the TV show “Boy Meets World”, Shawn had a rough start to his life. Luckily, he and his motherless siblings were rescued, and they have spent time in foster care learning that people are kind (and fun!). At 12 pounds, this boy is growing quickly and we expect he will be between 45 and 65 pounds when fully grown. Shawn is playful, silly and active, but more…

Jill

Hello there! I’m Jill, and I’m a 2 1/2 year old, 25 lb miniature schnauzer mix. Because I am a mixed breed I can’t promise I won’t make an allergic person sneeze, but I can promise I will make you smile- people seem to love my eyebrows in particular! My start to life has been pretty ruff. Myself and 19 (yes 19!) other dogs were removed from the home we lived in because it was unsafe. Since I was living more…

Jack

Hello World!!! My name is Jack and I am a 1.5 year old Norfolk Terrier Mix. Weighing 21lbs I like to think of myself as a fun-sized fella packed full of sweetness 🙂 My start to life has been pretty ruff. Myself and 19 -yes 19 -of my canine buddies were removed from the home we lived in because it was unsafe. Because I was living with so many dogs and only one human to care for us I wasn’t more…

Jason

Jason is an adorable 12-14 week old Blue Heeler/Bluetick Coonhound mix. This sweet boy had a difficult start in life; he was living on the streets of rural SC with his 5 siblings. Now safely enjoying life in a foster home, this happy puppy is adventurous and loving. He is playful and cuddly and keeps his foster family laughing with his antics. Jason loves to eat, and is currently around 20 pounds We expect him to grow into his paws more…

Lassie

Lassie is a precious 11 week old, 16 lb. Spitz/Australian Sheppard mix. With her fluffy coat and wagging tail, this girl is just delicious! A busy girl, Lassie gets every dog in her foster home to play with her. This spitfire loves dancing around with her toys and is all about having fun. Lassie is an intelligent and adventurous girl, who would love a home that will both mentally and physically stimulate her. This energizer bunny will eventually crash for more…

Miska

Miska is feeling lucky that he will find the perfect family! This handsome 1-2 year old German Shepherd/Norweigan Elkhound mix is all smiles and tail wags. He gets along great with other dogs but is a little too interested in cats. Miska is intelligent and eager to please. This guy would love an active family that will channel his intelligence. You don’t want to miss out on this special guy! Miska will be coming to NY on 03/16/19 and is more…

Bear

Who doesn’t love a cuddly little teddy bear?! Well that’s exactly what our Bear is! This 6 year old Shepherd/Chinook mix has the biggest heart with so much love to give. Bear absolutely loves making new friends and has never met another pup he didn’t want to be best friends with. He gets the biggest smile on his face when he gets attention and loves belly rubs, but his favorite thing in the world is treats! He can be a more…

Mikey

Mikey, a 12-14 week old Blue Heeler/Bluetick Coonhound mix, is truly as cute as they come. With his stunning markings and silky coat, he’s just as handsome as he is sweet. Poor Mikey had a difficult start in life; he was living on the streets of rural SC with his 5 siblings. Living in a foster home, Mikey has already learned the joys of human connection and seeks out his people for some loving. This angel has a blast playing more…

Mindy St. Claire

Mindy St. Claire is the sweet, droopy-eared big baby girl of The Good Place litter. At 14 weeks old this Blue Heeler / Blue Tick Coonhound mix is already 18.5 lbs, so we expect her to grow into her paws and end up between 55- 75 lbs. With her long floppy ears and sad hound eyes, this gentle girl has the most endearing expression. Mindy St. Claire loves to stretch out on her bed and play with her toys, and more…

Eleanor

Eleanor is beautiful and gentle Border Collie mix. Born in early December 2018, Eleanor and her siblings (named after the cast of The Good Place) were rescued and brought into a southern shelter, and she is now in a loving foster home in Westchester, NY. She is one of the smallest of her litter at 14 lbs, but has a hearty little appetite and we anticipate she will be between 40-60 lbs when fully grown. Eleanor is experiencing life in more…

Brie

Beautiful Brie is a playful Lab mix puppy with a sleek black coat and adorable tan knee-socks on her front legs! She and her siblings were found homeless with no mother in sight, and were brought into a shelter in North Carolina. Born late November/ early December 2018, Brie is currently about 14 lbs. We anticipate she will grow into her paws to be between 50-60 lbs. Brie is a sweet fun-loving pup who enjoys her toys and wrestling games more…

Gruyere

Gruyere (aka Gigi) is a precious 15 lb Yellow Lab mix who will make you smile every day! Born in late November / early December, she is the only golden girl in a litter of pups found homeless and brought to a shelter in North Carolina. She and her litter mates are now in safe hands and are growing quickly, and we estimate she will be about 50-60 lbs when fully grown. Gruyere likes creature comforts- she was the first more…

Gouda

This super cute sweetheart is Gouda, a 12-14-week old black lab mix with a face that will melt your heart. He’s about 17 lbs now and we anticipate he will be 50-60 lbs when fully grown. With a little tuft of white fur on his chest and the most expressive eyes, Gouda is a real charmer. He loves playing with his toys, snuggles and mealtime! He is as smart as he is cute, and would do best in a home more…

Duke

Handsome Duke is a 3-4 year old, 79 lb White German Shepherd. This gentleman is as kind as he is handsome. The photo does not do him justice- he has the beautiful noble head and classic movement his breed is known for. Duke is friendly and social with other dogs, and gentle with people. He is a wonderful guy looking for a forever home. Duke is arriving this Friday 2/22, and is looking for a foster or foster-to-adopt home. To more…

Simba

Simba is a gorgeous and goofy 49 lb Golden Retriever mix. Playful and intelligent, Simba is between 1 and 2 years old and is full of love and fun puppy energy. This golden boy is no couch potato; he is a busy, social and happy character who loves to make friends with all the dogs and humans he meets. Simba redirects well, and will thrive in a home where he gets lots of stimulation and some structure. He is being more…

Lester

Lovely Lester is a unique and beautiful boy with stunning coloring, topaz eyes and a sweet disposition. This 56 lb, 6 year old Australian Shepherd/ Catahoula mix was surrendered with 2 other dogs when his elderly owner could no longer take care of him. He is a bit shy with these changes in his life, but quickly learns to love getting attention from his foster humans. He is being fostered in a house with two cats and pays them no more…

Alaska

Meet Alaska! True to her name, this gorgeous girl is well prepared for the NY winters with her fluffy Great Pyrenees coat! At 11-12 mo., this girl is already 70 lbs. and may have a bit more growing to do. Alaska was found living outside in a pen all alone before she was brought to a kill shelter in SC. Despite this, she is nothing but sweet, gentle, and friendly with every person, dog, and cat she has met thus more…

Dora

Dora is a stunning 5.5 year old, 68 lb. White Shepherd. This gentle angel was owner surrendered to a kill shelter in SC with her friends, Lester and Tina, because their elderly owner was unable to care for them anymore and was moving in with his son, who has several dogs already. She was born 06/04/13 and is AKC Registered. It is clear that Dora has known kindness and love, and she can’t wait to be the recipient of that more…

Mizuno

Mizuno is a Terrier/Doxie mix, who is affectionately called “Scruffalufagus” by his foster family because of his tousled look. Cute as they come, this guy has a blast running and wrestling in the yard with his siblings and bigger foster siblings. He also enjoys pulling his toys out of the toy box to play with them and will quietly lay chewing on a toy after his siblings have crashed. This curious guy can often be found adventuring around the yard more…

Draco

Draco is a precious long haired Chihuahua/Min Pin mix who is 18 months old and cute as can be. At 8 1/2 lbs he is a little man (with big ears!). He is still getting to a healthy weight but will likely stay under 10 pounds. Draco was surrendered by an owner who could no longer take care of him, and is slowly adjusting to new surroundings. He is a shy boy who is intimidated by small children so will more…

Ty

Ty is a handsome, laid back 2-3 year old brindle Boxer/English Bulldog mix. At 43 pounds, he was emaciated when he came to the shelter down south, but despite that was very friendly. He instantly became a favorite of the shelter workers, and he liked to relax in the office to supervise the paperwork. This gentle guy is now in loving foster care in NY and is getting the nourishment and TLC he needs. He gets along well with other more…

Kieran

Kieran is an incredibly affectionate 9 month old black lab mix who greets everyone he meets with the sweetest tail wags and full body wiggles. At 40 lbs, he is currently underweight but has a great appetite so will be gaining weight and growing at a healthy pace in his caring foster home. He is loving and enthusiastic, and is thrilled to be with people. Cuddling is a favorite activity -he spent his ride to freedom snuggling on the lap more…

Ethel

Enchanting Ethel is a sweet short coated border collie/lab mix puppy who is about 13 pounds (and growing). Ethel and her sister Lucy were born in Antigua on 10/17/18. When they were 7 weeks old, somebody tried to dispose of them but thankfully a good Samaritan intervened and brought them to a local rescue. They were fostered and given proper puppy vet care until they were old enough to safely travel. These little girls flew to NY on 1/5/19 and more…

Frankie

Frankie is an adorable 30 lb Miniature Pinscher / German Shepard dog mix. He is perfectly proportioned and looks like a big dog who has been shrunk down to fit in your arms. This smart 7 month old guy knows “sit”, comes when called and loves to learn (he finds treats very persuasive!). With his little wrinkly forehead and cute eyebrows, this little character always looks like he’s concentrating. Frankie is initially insecure with new people and finds the sudden more…

Madden

Madden, a 6 month old, green eyed Dachshund/Lab mix with an adorable underbite and chocolate coat, is truly a very special gal. This angel is the sweetest puppy and loves cuddling with her humans, sleeping on their laps, and being spoken to. She plays, wrestles with her siblings, and drags her toys around with vigor. Most precious of all is the happy dance she does when she’s excited. Madden was born in a foster home so she has been in more…

Mikasa

Mikasa, a delicious Dachshund mix, is truly a gentle soul! Born 09/08/18 in foster care, this sweetheart is beyond adorable.  Mikasa adores the other dogs in her foster home and can often be found laying on their front paws and kissing their faces. She is very respectful with everyone (canine and human) and is not jumpy or mouthy.  Hilarious to watch as she carries her big toys around with her little head held high, this laid back girl will curl more…

Marella

Marella, a 6 month old, 15 lb., female Dachshund mix is a real joy with her tail that literally never stops wagging. Quite the love bug, this girl is used to living in a home and we call her our social butterfly because she simply loves making new friends, both human and canine. In the morning Marella is thrilled to see you and this continues all day long. After some kisses for her humans, she will happily flop over for more…

Macy

Macy, affectionately called “Tiny Momma” by her foster family, is truly a dream! This 1 year old, 25 lb. Doxie mix wormed her way into the hearts of her entire foster family very quickly, with her wagging tail and wiggles of joy. She wants nothing more than to sit and cuddle with her humans on the couch and will even fall asleep on them (and cuddled up under the covers in bed!). It is impossible to not fall completely in more…

Boozle

If you are looking for an incredibly loving, super sweet, super playful pup, Boozle is your guy! Boozle is a unique and strikingly handsome 1 year old Great Pyrenees / Border Collie mix. This deliciously fluffy, incredibly soft 52 pound smiling sweetheart turns heads wherever he goes. He adores people, and is just as happy playing in the backyard with his canine foster siblings as he is snuggling up with his foster humans. And for the record, he is a more…

Brownie

This gorgeous 3 year old 54 lb Australian Shepherd/Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix turns heads everywhere he goes. Gentle Brownie was left behind when his former owner moved, and he was surrendered to a shelter. This quiet guy is shy but does take some reassurance from his humans, and he likes being cuddled once he knows and loves you …and once you’ve given him treats, which are his favorite thing! Brownie ( aka Beau) gains confidence from the happy canine companions more…

Brady

Brady is social, sweet, and purely delicious! This happy-go-lucky, 45 pound 9-12 month old Lab mix has the most amazing chocolate brown and red highlights in his coat, making him uniquely handsome. He gets along great with other dogs and will be more than happy to accompany his new family on any and all adventures. Brady is just waiting for the perfect family! Brady Toy Playing! Brady Plays More!

Stewart

Smart and sweet Stewart is a cute 9 month old 40lb Beagle/ Foxhound mix with dreamy eyes and a big personality. He loves kisses, cuddling and playing, and has just as much fun outdoors sniffing around on hikes as he does indoors learning tricks. He has some goofy puppy energy but also likes to laze in the sun, looking out of a window watching people, squirrels and birds go by. He also likes to putter around the house carrying his more…

Tucker

Tucker, an absolutely adorable 10 month old, 65 lb., male Newfie/Border Collie mix is simply an extraordinary guy! He loves his people, listens well, and is always happy to greet or be with them. Likewise, he gets along well with the other multiple dogs in his foster home and plays mama to young puppies, letting them crawl all over him. This guy can play with his canine friends endlessly, running around the yard chasing or being chased, with big and more…

Annie

Annie is a sweet pointer mix who weighs about 30 lbs and is almost 3 years old. She acts shy when she first meets new people but warms up very quickly and becomes her happy, wiggly self! Her tail is always blurry in photos because it never stops wagging! Annie enjoys playing with her furry big brother canine foster sibling. She adores people of all sizes, but is not a cat person. Annie is a very good learner and knows more…

Tommy

Tommy is a 3-year-old Dachshund/Miniature Pinscher mix who weights about 12-14 pounds. (But don’t tell him that, he is certain he’s a Great Dane.) With his low-rider Dachshund-style body, amazing ears, and big personality, he is truly one of a kind! Tommy had a cushy start to his life; he was doted on by his elderly owner who was unable to care for him due to her own health issues, so he ended up at a kill shelter for a more…

Luke

Luke is a smart and loving caramel colored 2 year old 50 lb boxer/hound mix with a cute freckled snout and very expressive eyes. He adores his people, and wriggles his whole body excitedly in greeting. This boy’s favorite place is wherever you are 🙂 so he prefers to sleep in the room with you, whether that be in a doggie bed or- if you happen to like to share- your bed. Clever Luke LOVES learning. He already knows sit, more…

Westley

Handsome Westley is a sleek 1 1/2 year old 55 lb Coonhound/Rhodesian Ridgeback mix who is so eager to please he’ll do his whole repertoire of tricks before you even have the treat ready! This droopy-eared chatty charmer thrives on structure and affection, and is devoted to the people who provide it. Smart and silly Westley LOVES his toys, and when he’s not playing outside he can be found lounging on his bed with a tennis ball or a bone more…