The American Dog Trainers Network

RESCUE & ADOPTION GROUPS

Sadie, the Wonder Dog: An adoption success story
a rainbow-colored separation bar

The following are adoption and rescue services (and a few shelters)
throughout the United States.    Donations welcome:

 

California

Greyhound Pets of America --
Adoption Center

California Adoption Center
Post Office Box 2433
La Mesa, California 91943-2433
(619) 443-0940

 

Connecticut


 

Ohio

Medina SPCA
Dr. Fran Terry, Dog Adoption Co-chair
Medina, OH
E-mail
(330)723-SPCA (7722) (answering svc)

 

Massechussetts


 

New Jersey

Friends of Terriers
Jeanne Balsam
593 Main St.
Pattenburg, New Jersey 08802-1248
(908) 713-9646
(Temperament tested, non-aggressive
American Pit BulI Terriers adopted
to qualified homes. Donations needed.)

 

New York

BeingKind
Linda Cherney
(212)781-4888

City Critters
Holly Stauer
(212)691-2053

Crown Canine Care
(917)824-2147

Friends Of Animals
Sandy Lewis
1841 Broadway, Rm. 212
New York, NY 10023
(212)247-8120

Muffin's Pet Station
Norman and Jude
Brooklyn, NY
(718)833-7988
(FOA low-cost Spay/Neuter certificates,
Counseling & referrals,
Lost & found info,
Pet placements,
no shelter facility)

Mighty Mutts
P.O. Box 140139
Brooklyn, NY 11214-0139
(718)946-1074
Mighty Mutts -- Rescue and Adoption

Mighty Mutts has rescued over 500 dogs off the streets! If you'd like to adopt a dog, or contribute to this dedicated group, call them at: (718) 946-1074

Sentient Creatures
Chitra Besbroda
855 West End Ave.
New York, NY
(212)865-5998
[URGENT: Several beautiful kittens, cats, and dogs
available to responsible loving homes. ]

Toy Breed Rescue and Adoption
Gorgeous Toy breed and breed mixes available
for adoption to responsible, loving homes.
(212) 475-8479

 

National Listings

Mercy Rescue Net
E-mail

Shelters, Humane Organizations & Rescue Networks
E-mail
(Sandi Dremel)
Comprehensive listing -- highly recommended!


Shelters

ASPCA
424 E. 92nd St. (between 1st & York Aves.)
NY, NY 10128
(212)876-7700

Bide-a-Wee
410 E. 38th St. (1st Ave.)
NY, NY 10016
(212)532-4455

Center for Animal Care And Control
326 E.110th St.
NY, NY
Open 7 days: 11AM-6PM
[NOTE: This is NOT a no-kill shelter. Puppies and dogs
which are unable to find new homes are destroyed.]

Shelters, Humane Organizations & Rescue Networks
E-mail
(Sandi Dremel)
Comprehensive listing -- highly recommended!




Helplines


ASPCA
Companion Animal Services
(212)876-7700   (ex: H-E-L-P)
(M-F, 1-5 PM)

Canine Resource and Referral Helpline
(212) 727-7257 (1-3 PM, EST)



Also: See the article Adopting A Dog From A Breed Rescue Club



Dogs Available for Adoption from Private Sources

Several beautiful and affectionate young adult dogs available for adoption.

Contact Robin Kovary at (212) 727-7257 between 1 and 3PM EST.




 

Puppy and owner taking a nap 

 

Copyright 1995 - 2000,  Robin Kovary

Photo Credits

HOME

RESOURCES

TIPS

BOOKS

TRAINING

PROFILE

HELPLINE

LINKS

ARTICLES

DIRECTORY

Robin Kovary is the American Dog Trainers Network helpline director
 and canine behavioral consultant.