This Is Duke

One year old Duke loves to play tug and chase toys but not good at bringing them back. He is energetic and loves people but does not like to be picked up. At the shelter he wanted to play with the dogs he met and ignored the cats, preferring to eat their food. Duke has […]

We Have Another Max!

This mellow sesame boy is 7 year old Max. Max likes running at the dog park, playing at doggy day care and going for long walks. It is unknown how he is around cats or other animals and he prefers children who are older. Written by JD Adopt Max

Update on Yoshi

Yoshi is about a year and 4 months now and we’ve recently discovered that she has hypothyroidism.  Her foster family is keeping us appraised as they monitor her response to her medication, adjusting it as needed. Now that we have identified and treated her medical issue, her foster family can begin to work on training. […]

Say Hello To Little Pelusa

This cute, petite girl is Pelusa which means Fluffy in Spanish. At only 10 lbs, Pelusa is a cuddler who gets along with children, dogs & cats. Pelusa loves playing with small furry squeaky toys, rolling on her back while playing with them in her paws. She is also a good escape artist and because […]

Meet Taro

This 5 month old guy is an owner surrender.  Born with a congenital defect, his front leg needed to be amputated, but even in recovery there is nothing slowing him down. He is adjusting well to his new Tri-Paw status and this sweet boy is super friendly with other dogs, loves meeting people and children and […]

Eggnog Update

Informational Update Eggnog is such a trooper.  He continues to respond well to chemotherapy with his blood test results approaching normal levels. His mobility has dramatically improved so we can tell he’s feeling better. With all the love and care he is receiving from his amazing foster family, he is enjoying walks in the park, play […]

Have you met Sophie?

Sophie is 3 years old and likes to play fetch and tug of war. She is shy at first with people and has not had much experience around children. Sophie does not always get along with other dogs and can become territorial over her toys and bones. Sophie is in a foster to adopt home. […]

This is Tucker

Tucker is 3 years old. He is tense when first meeting new people so it is best to ignore him until he feels comfortable. Tucker is energetic and playful but can get mouthy when playing. He does not like to cuddle and is not good with young children. Adopt Tucker Written by JD

Introducing Rocky

Rocky is 3 1/2 years old. He is friendly, playful and enjoys being petted. His foster home will be working on food aggression and leash training with Rocky. He will need an experienced owner committed to continuing his training. Adopt Rocky Written by JD

Meet Salvatore

Salvatore is our first foster for 2017! This handsome and affectionate boy is Salvatore. He is thought to be about 2 years old and appears to be settling in quickly with his new foster family. Check back for updates from his foster family. Written by JD Salvatore is in a Foster To Adopt home. We […]

Red and Roxy

Our lovebirds, Red and Roxy Red and Roxy are the canine version of a mature married couple, and as a ‘bonded pair’, they show obvious distress whenever they are separated. However, bonded dogs often adjust well to new environments if they have each other. While it’s easy for this pair to warm up to people, Red […]

Welcoming Angie!

Angie found herself at the Brooklyn AC&C. Angie is full of puppy kisses and energy and gets along with dogs, cats & children. We are happy this snuggly girl gets to enjoy the holidays with her new foster family. Angie has a currently undiagnosed skin condition on her mouth and face that we will be […]

Say Hello to Mako!

This adorable boy is 1 year old Mako! Mako knows basic commands as he’s had puppy obedience classes and has been socialized with people, children & dogs (He immediately made friends with the yellow Lab who lives on the other side of the fence). He loves to give kisses and play with his water bottle […]

(Re)Introducing Solo

Solo is a very cute three year old Black and Tan Shiba boy that we adopted out about two years ago. Due to a lot of changes in the family dynamic and home life, Solo was brought back into NYCSR’s foster care. Our commitment is to welcome back any of our dogs back into foster […]

Introducing Eggnog

Eggnog is fighting cancer. We are doing all we can to help him in that fight. Eggnog was taken to NYC’s AC&C in Manhattan after being found in the street, severely overweight, not able to stand, with an infection on his belly and his back legs raw with urine stains. We had him transported to […]

Ace’s November Update

You can’t help but want to love Ace when you first meet him. Why? For starters because he’s utterly adorable. Secondly because he is a shy and timid guy who really only wants to be accepted as he is. When he first arrived to his foster home, the sound of his foster mom cutting vegetables […]

Fonzo’s November Update

Back in July we introduced our foster, Fonzo, who is a sweet and loving who we learned is very active and will give all his attention to his primary caregiver. Since then, he has been consistent with that energy and love! During moments when Fonzo is left alone, he can become anxious and act on […]

Meet Chase

This friendly boy is 1 1 /2 year old Chase. Chase is good with dogs and cats and previously lived with a young child. One of his favorite things is playing fetch. Chase does have some allergies and we will post more after he is seen by one of our wonderful vets. Written by JD […]

Millie Cardiologist Update

Millie went to the Cardiologist today for a re-evaluation of her congenital cardiac anomalies now that she is full grown and to assess whether surgery and anesthesia can be performed safely. For the most part, Millie’s cardiac condition has not changed. On the plus side based on this, Millie can be cleared to undergo a […]

Max – Our Newest Foster

This handsome six year old Shiba is Max. Although Max did live with children, he would be happier in a home where there are none. Max likes going for walks and has a high prey drive, wanting to chase squirrels and birds. His foster is working on crate training with Max as well as resource […]