- A Better English Setter Rescue
Based in NJ, with members throughout the US: English Setters
- A Place For Cats, Inc.
Delevan/Yorkshire, NY: Cats
- Adirondack Save-A-Stray
Corinth, NY: Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Birds, Guinea Pigs, Hamsters
- All Creatures Big and Small, Inc
Lacona, NY: Dogs & Cats
- All Sentient Beings
New York, NY: Cats
- AMA Animal Rescue
Brooklyn, New York: Dogs, Cats
- American Brittany Rescue
- American Bullmastiff Association Rescue Service
- American Dog Project Inc.
Based out of New Jersey: Dogs
- American Miniature Schnauzer Rescue
Nationwide: Miniature Schnauzers
- American Pointer Rescue, Inc.
Nationwide and Canada: English Pointers
- AmsterDog Rescue
Greater NYC Metro Area: All dogs, especially pit bulls; cats and other small animals on occasion
- Angels Heart Puppy Rescue
Conway, Arkansas: Dogs
- Animal Friends for Education & Welfare (AFEW)
Hightstown, NJ: Dogs & Cats, with an occasional “Other” (a Chicken, for instance)
- Animal Rescue Foundation
Beacon, New York: Dogs, Cats, Puppies & Kittens
- Arabian Rescue Mission, Inc.
Based in Wantage, New Jersey: Horses
- Australian Shepherds Furever
We are a national foster based rescue.: Australian Shepherd Dogs
- Ayres Memorial Animal Shelter, Inc
Sprakers, New York: Dogs, Cats
- BARRK (Bark Animal Rescue & Rehab for K9s)
New York and Massachusetts: Dogs
- Beastly Rescue, Inc.
New York City: Dogs
- Beech Brook Farm Equine Rescue
N. Stonington, CT: Horses
- Bernard’s Beagle Rescue
Central and Western NY: Beagles and Hounds
- Bleus K9 Rescue
Hudson Valley NY: Dogs
- Blind Dog Rescue Alliance
Seymour, CT: Blind or visually impaired dogs
- Bright Starz Neu-Life Animal Rescue, Inc
Haskell, New Jersey: Dogs
- Brightstar German Shepherd Rescue
Churchville, NY: German Shepherds and German Shepherd mixes
- Brindle Posse Rescue, Inc.
Rochester, NY: Dogs
- Buffalo CARES Animal Rescue
Tonawanda, NY: Dogs, cats
- Buffalo Paws and Claws Animal Shelter, Inc.
Cheektowaga, NY: Dogs, Cats, Kittens, Puppies, Hoarders, Neglect, Rescues, Surrenders, Strays
- Buffalo Pug and Small Breed Rescue
Amherst NY 14226: Dogs of any age, breed, or medical need.
- Bully Breed Rescue Inc
Southwestern Connecticut: Pit Bulls
- Carbon County Animal Rescue & Rehab & Surgical Center’s Inc.
Pa: Dogs , Cats, Horses, Sheep, Cows, Spay& Neuter Pigs
- Carolina Canine Rescue
Mount Airy, NC: Dogs, puppies
- Catahoula Rescue of New England: Houlas & Heelers Inc.
New England: Catahoula Leopard Dogs & Australian Cattle Dogs
- Catskill Animal Rescue, Inc.
Sullivan County, New York: Dogs, Cats, small animals, farm animals
- Cavalier Rescue USA
Nationwide: Cavalier King Charles Spaniels
- Chemung County Humane Society and SPCA
Elmira, NY 14903: Dogs, Cats, Spay/Neuter services, Pet Food Pantry
- Cocker Spaniel Adoption Center
Northern Maryland, Central Pennsylvania, surrounding states: Cocker Spaniels and Cocker Spaniel mixes
- Cockers Across PA
Pennsylvania: Cocker Spaniels and Cocker Spaniel mixes
- Col. Potter Cairn Rescue Network
Nationwide: Cairn Terriers
- Compassionate Action Inc.
Petco store, Selden, NY: Cats and kittens
- Connect A Pet New England
Albany, NH: Dogs
- Dewitt Animal Hospital Shelter
Syracuse, NY: Dogs, Cats
- DGI Paws, Inc
Syracuse, New York: Dogs and Cats
- Diamonds in the Ruff Animal Rescue Inc
Lockport, NY: Dogs, cats
- Doberman Underground
Ohio and surrounding states: Doberman Pinschers
- East Coast Canine Rescue Inc
Foster homes in CT, NJ & NY: Dogs, Puppies
- Elmira Animal Shelter
Chemung County, New York: All animals
- Evo and Eli’s Love Box and Sanctuary
Chambersburg, PA: Small Breeds – Dachshunds, Yorkshire Terriers (Yorkies)
- F.A.C.T. Animal Rescue
Queensbury, NY: Cats
- Friends of Rescued Mastiffs, Inc.
United States: English Mastiffs
- From Hope to Home Animal Rescue
New York Tri State Area: Dogs, Cats
- Full House Full Hearts Dog Rescue
Montour Falls, NY: Dogs
- Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary
Western North Carolina: Wolfdogs
- Fur Babies Rescue and Referral Inc.
Long Island, NY: Dogs
- Fureverhomes Doberman Rescue, Inc.
Bath, Pennsylvania: Doberman Pinschers
- Gertie’s Small Dog Rescue
Fulton, NY 13069: All dog breeds under 30 lbs
- Get A Bull
Huntington, NY: Pit Bulls
- GetALong Dachshund Rescue
National Rescue: Dachshunds
- Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue
Maine: German Shepherd Dogs, mixed breeds
- Give Me Shelter Project, Inc.
New York: Cats, Advocacy, Education
- GRASP (Greece Residents Assisting Stray Pets)
Rochester, NY: Cats, Dogs
- Grateful Doggies Rescue Retreat
Middletown, NY and Fair Lawn, NJ: Dogs
- Great Babies Rescue, Inc.
Paoli, Indiana: Primarily a Great Dane rescue, specializing in special needs and last chance dogs
- Greyhound Adoption of Greater Rochester, NY
60 miles outside of Rochester, NY: Retired Racing Greyhounds Only
- GypsySoul Rottweiler Rescue
Pittsburg, KS: Primarily Rottweilers, but will take dogs of all breeds and backgrounds
- Happy Cat Rescue, Inc.
Guilderland Center, NY 12085: Cats, kittens
- Happy Life Animal Rescue
Lower Hudson Valley, New York: Dogs, Cats, Puppies, Kittens
- Happy Tails Dog Rescue, Inc.
Long Island, NY: Dogs, Cats
- Heaven Sent Animal Rescue
Albany Area and Upstate NY: We work with smaller breeds and give full vetting including spay/neuter
- Helpers 4 Shelters
New York: Dogs/Cats
- Herps Alive Foundation Reptile Rescue and Education Center
South Euclid, Ohio: Reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates
- Hornell Area Humane Society
Hornell, NY: Cats and Dogs
- Humane Society of Walden, NY
Walden, NY: Dogs and Cats
- It Takes A Village Animal Rescue
Middletown, DE: Dogs
- Italian Greyhound Rescue Foundation
Nationwide: Italian Greyhounds
- Joyful Rescues, Inc.
Western NY: All breed dogs and cats
- K-9 Rescue of the Eastern Shore
Atlantic, VA: Dogs
- Karols Kats Cats for Adoption
Syracuse, New York: Cats
- Keller’s Kats Rescue Inc.
Rochester NY: Cats
- Kitten Angels
518 area code of New York State: Cats
- Lab Lovers Rescue formerly known as Rudy’s Rescue
Rochester, NY: Dogs
- Labs4Rescue, Inc.
Killingworth, CT: Labrador Retrievers
- Little Mews Rescue
Norwich, NY: Cats
- Little Paws Dachshund Rescue
East Coast: Dachshunds
- Logan’s Rescue
Ontario, NY: Dogs, Cats
- Long Beach Humane Society/Kitty Cove
Island Park, New York: Kittens, Cats
- Long Island Rabbit Rescue Group
Long Island, New York: Rabbits
- Long Road Home Rescue, Inc
Long Island: Dogs
- Long Trail Canine Rescue
- Looking Glass Animal Rescue
Ridgefield, CT: Dogs & Cats
- Lytle Animal Care & Control
Lytle, Texas: Dogs and cats of all breeds
- Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League, Inc
MD, DE, WASH DC, VA, WV, PA, NY: Great Danes and Great Dane Mixes
- Muddy Moose Mutts Rescue
Litchfield County Connecticut and bordering states: Dogs
- Mureille’s Place – A Senior Dog Sanctuary
Wapwallopen, PA: Senior Dogs
- New Jersey Schnauzer Rescue Network
Northeastern/Mid-Atlantic US: Miniature Schnauzers
- New York State Retriever Rescue, Inc. 501c(3)
Long Island, New York: Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, Lab mixes
- New2U Rescue
Greater Rochester, NY Area: Dogs
- No Borders Bulldog Rescue
Based in Dallas, TX: Bulldogs (American, English, French, Olde English)
- Northcentral Maltese Rescue, Inc.
- Northeast Boston Terrier Rescue
NY, NJ, CT, DE, PA, and parts of MD: Boston Terriers
- Northeast Pyr Rescue
NY, CT, RI, MA, ME, NH, VT, northern NJ & PA: Great Pyrenees
- NorthStar Pet Rescue
Boonton, NJ: Dogs
- Nuts for Mutts Rescue, Inc.
Rochester, NY: Dogs
- Only Maine Coons Rescue
New Jersey: Cats
- Open Arms Rescue of WNY
Akron, NY: Dogs of all ages, sizes and breeds
- Our Best Friends Rescue
New York: Dogs
- Our English Setter Rescue
Nationwide: English Setters
- Out of the Pits, Inc.
Albany, New York: Pit Bulls
- PA Boxer Rescue
PA and surrounding states: Boxers and Buddies – providing them with a second chance
- Papillon Haven Rescue
- Paws Across Oswego County
Oswego, NY: Dogs
- PawSafe Animal Rescue
Patterson, NY and surrounding areas: Dogs
- Pawsitively Pom Rescue
Harrisburg, PA: Pomeranians
- Pawz & Purrz Animal Rescue
Painted Post, NY: Dogs and Cats
- Pet Pride of New York
Victor NY: Cats
- Pet Assistance, Inc.
New Preston, Connecticut: We subsidize urgent and emergency veterinary care for pets of people in financial need.
- Pet Tails Rescue
Northwood, NH: Dogs, cats
- Pets Alive
Middletown, NY: Dogs, Cats, Horses, Pigs
- Pibbles and More Animal Rescue
Tri-State and New England Area: All dog breeds with a focus on pit bulls, also cats & kittens
- Pioneers for Animal Welfare Society, Inc. (PAWS)
Long Island, NY: Senior & medically needy animals
- Pointer Rescue, Org
North America: English Pointer Dogs
- Pound Hounds Res-Q
Northeast – MD to MA: Dogs
- Rabbit Wranglers
Based in Pittsburgh, PA: Rabbits
- Recycle-A-Bull Bully Breed Rescue
Central New York: Pit Bulls
- Regional Animal Shelter Inc
Gloversville NY: Dogs
- Rescue City
Brooklyn, New York: Dogs
- Rocky Mountain Siamese Rescue
Greeley, Colorado: Siamese cats and other Oriental breeds
- Ruff Dog Rescue North East
North East (PA-NY-NJ-DE-MD-NH-CT-VT): Dogs
- Ruff Rehab Rescue
Pompton Lakes, NJ: Dogs
- S’Wheat Rescues & Adoptions, Inc.
Nationwide: Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers, Wheatables
- Saratoga County Animal Shelter
Ballston Spa, New York: Dogs, Cats, Small Animals
- Save A Mutt Kennel
Ararat, Virginia: Dogs, Cats
- Save Rocky the Great Dane Rescue and Rehab aka SRGDRR Inc
Based in Texas, SRGDRR supports Danes in need from coast to coast: Great Danes, Great Dane mixes
- SchipperkeRescue.net, Inc
- Scooby-Doo’s Rescue Mission
Lincoln Park, New Jersey: Dogs
- Second Chance Canine Adoption Shelter
Jamesville, NY: Dogs
- Sedona Shepherd Sanctuary
New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Manhattan: German Shepherds and Senior Dogs
- Sochi Dogs
Morristown, NJ: Dogs
- Southern Comfort Maltese Rescue
Chattanooga, TN: Maltese; other toy breeds as room allows
- STOLA – Saluki Tree of Life Alliance
Based in California; operates throughout the continental U.S.: Saluki hounds
- Sunshine Horses, Inc.
Located in Central New York, north of Syracuse: Horses with a focus on former Standardbred Racing Horses
- Tails of the Tundra Siberian Husky Rescue
Horsham, PA: Siberian Huskies and Siberian Husky mixes
- Take Me Home Pet Rescue
Highland, NY: Dogs
- Tanner’s P.A.W.S.
Corning, NY: Primarily dogs and cats, but have taken in other animals as well. We also offer pet photography, grooming & birthday parties.
- Tender Loving Cats, Inc.
Long Island, NY: Cats, Kittens, Spay & Neuter
- There’s Hope Dog Rescue Inc.
Freeville, NY: Dogs
- Tiny Treasures Rescue Inc.
NY, NJ, CT: Small dogs, especially Chihuahuas, Pugs, and Japanese Chin
- Voice for the Voiceless
Schenectady, NY: Cats & Kittens
- VT Dog Rescue
Hinesburg, VT: Dogs
- Wings of Freedom Animal Rescue
Griswold, CT: Dogs
- Yorkie911 Rescue, Inc.
Long Island, NY: Small Breeds – Yorkies, Maltese, Shih Tzu, Poodles, etc.