Find a Pet Rescue Organization or Animal Shelter

This is an alphabetical listing of animal shelters and rescues. If your local animal shelter is not on this list, please send them our rescue/shelter membership sign-up page.

Use the search box to find a rescue. Use the search feature of your browser (shortcut is Ctrl+F) to search by a term that is not found using the box, like the country.


  • Bully Paws Rescue
  • Bunny
    Business Name Boxer Rescue
    Country US
    Location East Coast
    Expertise Dog Walker / Petsitter, Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit, Other Animal Service
    Species Served Dogs, Birds
    Website https://www.adoptapet.com/boxers
    Business Description Volunteer Dog Foster, Groomer. Shelter Dog Walker, Vet Assistant, Certified Animal Care Management Specialist. Nash Academy Animal Arts Graduate, BA Kean University NJ.
    Services Force-Free Training Philosophy, Other Species Socialization, Behavior Adjustment Training, Aggression Rehab, Fear Rehab, In-home Day Training, Rehoming Animals, Other Animal Service
  • Burren Animal Rescue
  • C.A.R.E. For Animals
  • Cape Cod Animal Care Adoption Center / MSPCA
  • Carolina Boxer Rescue, Inc
    Business Name Carolina Boxer Rescue, Inc.
    Country US
    Location North and South Carolina
    Expertise Training and Behavior, Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs
    Website http://www.carolinaboxerrescue.org/
    Business Description CBR IS A REGISTERED 501C NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION. WE ARE COMPLETELY VOLUNTEER RUN AND ALL DONATIONS AND FUNDS RAISED GO DIRECTLY TO OUR FOSTER DOG'S MEDICAL NEEDS. Our mission: To balance the health, safety, and welfare needs of Boxers in the Carolinas (and parts of Virginia) by providing a loving and safe environment for stray, abused, impounded and owner surrendered dogs by placing them in foster homes and ultimately - forever homes.
    Services Rehoming Animals
  • Catnip Friends Rescue
  • Charlottetown Rescue
    Country CA
    Location Charlottetown, PE
    Expertise Training and Behavior, Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs, Cats
    Website http://charlottetownrescue.com
    Business Description Charlottetown Rescue is Prince Edwards Islands only privately run rescue that take on canines. We focus on teaching our families about the importance of positive training, as well as providing care to dogs who are not doing well in the SPCA / HS environment.
    Services Force-Free Training Philosophy, Puppy Socialization, Clicker Training, Behavior Adjustment Training, Aggression Rehab, Fear Rehab, Private Lessons, In-home Day Training, Board and Train, Rehoming Animals
  • Cheltenham Animal Shelter
  • DC Paws Rescue
    Business Name DC Paws Rescue
    Country US
    Location Washington, DC
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs, Cats
    Website http://www.dcpawsrescue.org
    Business Description We save dogs and cats from rural shelters and help them find adopted families in the Washington, DC region. We also believe there is more to rescue than getting animals out of shelters into homes. We believe that a rescue also needs to support the people who care about it. We are committed to supporting the physical and behavioral health of animals in our care, and supporting adopters and educating the general public about animal behavior and humane training resources. All this is part of an effort to keep more animals out of shelters and in their forever homes.
    Services Force-Free Training Philosophy, Rehoming Animals, Other Animal Service
  • Dierenbescherming DOC Schiedam
  • Do Good Dog Rescue
    Business Name Do Good Dog Rescue
    Country US
    Location Ashland, New Hampshire 03217
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs
    Website http://www.dogooddogrescue.org
    Business Description DO-Good Dog Rescue is a NH based all breed rescue that was founded by dedicated volunteers to help save dogs who would be euthanized in high kill shelters around the country. We offer assistance with placement of local owner surrenders.
    Services Rehoming Animals
  • Dog Rescue Dunedin
  • Dogs For Life
    Business Name Dogs For Life Ireland
    Country IE
    Location County Cork
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue
    Species Served Dogs
    Business Description We mainly rescue, rehabilitate and re-home Dobermanns but regularly take in other breeds as well. We tend to concentrate on hard to re-home dogs and try to provide a comfortable longer stay environment for the dogs in our care.
    Services Rehoming Animals
  • Dogs Home Forever
  • Dogs Out Loud
    Business Name Dogs Out Loud
    Country US
    Location Austin, TX
    Expertise Training and Behavior, Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs
    Website http://www.dogsoutloud.org
    Services Force-Free Training Philosophy, Behavior Adjustment Training, Brain Games, Nosework, Group Classes, Rehoming Animals
  • Double Happiness Foundation, Inc.
    Business Name Double Happiness Foundation, Inc.
    Country US
    Location Ithaca, NY
    Expertise Training and Behavior, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs
    Website http://www.doublehappinessdogs.org
    Business Description Double Happiness Foundation is a registered not-for-profit located just outside of ithaca, NY. We work, closely, with shelters, other non-profit rescues and municipalities to help the highest risk dogs achieve and maintain the behavioral equilibrium that is often disrupted by confinement or life in a shelter setting. Our goal is to enhance and supplement the existing shelter system, create and maximize opportunities for high risk animals through thoughtful enrichment and training procedures based in the modern science of animal behavior. We help LOCAL dogs, who have developed serious behavior issues, become adoptable local dogs.
    Services Force-Free Training Philosophy, Puppy Socialization, Other Species Socialization, Cooperative Care Lessons, Clicker Training, Aggression Rehab, Fear Rehab, Brain Games, Search and Rescue, Police/Military Dog Training, Nosework, Mushroom Hunting, Other Scent Activities, Other Sports, Rehoming Animals, Other Animal Service
  • Eduarda Cardoso
  • Excelsior Springs Friends of Animals
  • Family Dog Rescue
  • Florida Keys SPCA
  • Friends of the Saratoga County Animal Shelter
    Country US
    Location Saratoga Springs, NY
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue
    Species Served Dogs, Cats, Other Small Mammals
    Website http://www.friendsofscas.org/
    Business Description Friends of the Saratoga County Animal Shelter (FSCAS) are a non-profit volunteer organization established in 2007 to help the shelter and the animals it serves. As the fundraising arm of the shelter, Friends host benefits for the lost or abandoned animals that need temporary housing and care until they are adopted into a loving forever home.
  • Furkid Rescue
  • Galway SPCA
    Business Name Galway SPCA
    Country IE
    Location Galway
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit, Animal Law Enforcement
    Species Served Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Rodents
    Website http://www.galway-spca.com
    Business Description The Galway Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals runs a cattery and a charity shop in Galway city and a sanctuary for dogs and cats in Killimor. We care for cruelty cases, strays, dumped or surrendered animals and if we have space we pull dogs from pounds as well. Rehoming esp. of Border Collies and sighthounds in Ireland is often difficult so we work closely with rescues in England.
    Services Rehoming Animals
  • Get A Bull, Inc
    Business Name Get A Bull, Inc.
    Country US
    Location Long Island, NY
    Expertise Shelter / Rescue, Non-Profit
    Species Served Dogs
    Website http://www.getabull.org/
    Business Description Get A Bull is a 501c3, non-profit pit bull breed rescue and advocacy in Long Island, NY - Helping the Breed Most in Need

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