Meet MJ

MJ is a happy 2 year old boy who loves attention and belly rubs and is always ready for playtime. In his previous home he lived with children and also a cat whom he liked to play with. His foster home will be working on some basic training and we will update his progress soon. […]

This Is Horton

This senior boy is Horton. Horton, a stray Shiba mix, found himself at Manhattan AC&C. When he was taken out of his kennel, he started wagging his tail and enjoyed being scratched. He may have some visual and hearing issues. We are still learning about Horton, so check back for updates. Written by JD Adopt […]

Say Hello to Chadwick

Chaddy joined NYCSR this past weekend. He is an almost 4 year old, 24 lb sesame boy who loves getting attention. He wasn’t happy sharing his space with a young child in his previous home. Chaddy loves hiking, going to the dog park and playing fetch. Written by JD Chadwick is in a foster to […]

Oh, Fonzo…

Whenever we speak with Fonzo’s foster mom, it is apparent that his is a mix in every way. He is a mix of Shiba Inu, silliness, separation anxiety, playfulness, challenging behaviors, and oh, some really great, newly cleaned teeth! After only a month of taking medication for his anxiety, Fonzo has shown noteable improvement. As […]

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 […]

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 […]