Pet Rescues and Breeders

Rescue Organizations

Petfinder.com-Online source to search for adoptable pets by location, locate shelters and rescue groups, and search for lost and found pets.

Help Orphan Puppies- Puppies! This is a rescue organization dedicated to helping puppies, their moms, and special needs dogs find loving homes.

Peppertree Rescue-The primary purpose of Peppertree is to help find homes for dogs in need who represent the character and temperament commonly associated with Golden Retrievers friendliness, intelligence and a peaceful, loving nature.

Homeward Bound Dog Rescue-This is a rescue organization located in the Capital Region. Homeward Bound rescues puppies and adult dogs that have been turned over to shelters, surrendered directly to them from individuals, and rescued from puppy mills.

Capital District Humane Association- CDHA takes in animals who are unwanted, abandoned, unable to be kept by their owners or otherwise needy. And these animals are kept until a permenant home is found.

Cat Rescues

AnimaLovers-Rescue organization in the Capital District that helps cats find their ways to safe new homes.

Wiskers Animal Benevolent League – a small, all volunteer-run, no-kill animal shelter in Albany, New York.

Purrfect Companions- Purrfect Companions, Inc. is a New York State Not-For-Profit Corporation, staffed and operated by individuals with many years of experience caring for rescued cats and kittens.
Robin’s Nest Rescued Cat Adoptions- A rescue orgainization helping adoptable stray cats and kittens. After spaying /neutering and providing other needed medical attention, permanent and loving homes are found.

Local Shelters

These shelters offer such diverse services as finding homes for animals, providing shelter for stray animals, offering assistance to owners of lost animals, micro chipping, providing limited veterinary care, and maintaining pet licensing.

Mohawk & Hudson River Humane Society
Animal Protective Foundation

Location Hours
Monday8:00am – 7:30pm
Tuesday8:00am – 7:30pm
Wednesday8:00am – 7:30pm
Thursday8:00am – 7:30pm
Friday8:00am – 5:00pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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