Rescues and Shelters - North America - U.S. - By State
- Lyons Den Rescue - Foster network finding homes for animals in need. Contact information, photographs of available dogs, and information on upcoming events. Based in Slippery Rock.
- Philly Dog Rescue - Philadelphia area dog adoption and placement resources and referrals. List and photographs of dogs in need. Links to other sites.
- Save-A-Dog - A non-profit, no-kill humane society which rescues abused and abandoned dogs. Located in Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania.
- South Carolina
- Blue Ridge Rescue Rehoming - Non-profit private rescue dedicated to helping American Pit Bull Terriers, American Staffordshire Terriers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers and Bull Terriers find new homes. Images of available dogs and adoption and contact information.
- Canine Lovers - A non-profit rescue organization that helps displaced and abused animals in the Midlands.
- Morningstar Animal Rescue & Referral, Inc. - Dog rescue group based in Ridgeland. Pet list with pictures, description, and details of the adoption process.
- Steve's Dog Shelter - Information pertaining to the shelter, dogs for adoption, related sites, and fund raising efforts. Conway.
- Open Paws Pet Rescue - Dedicated to rescuing animals from helpless situations. Online adoption form, foster opportunities, photographs of available cats and dogs, and contact information. Located in Memphis.
- Second Chance K-9 Rescue - All volunteer organization in Roane County dedicated to finding good homes for homeless dogs.
- Animal Refuge Foundation - A no-kill "care-for-life" sanctuary in Sherman that provides care for unwanted, abused, and physically challenged canines. Includes a virtual tour and a list of available dogs.
- Animal Rescue Foundation - A non-profit group devoted to rescuing, rehabilitating and adopting homeless and abandoned puppies and dogs. Includes adoption information, list of available dogs, and contact information. Located in Splendora.
- Anita's Dog House - Pictures and descriptions of the dogs available for adoption at the Plano Animal Shelter. Information on volunteer work and donations.
- Austin Hound Rescue - Handles beagles, bassetts, coonhounds, and mixes of these breeds. Also success stories, guestbook, bulletin board and links.
- 3B Rescue - A small group of individuals who rescue Border Collies, Brittanys, and Boxers in the Wichita Falls area. Photographs and description of adoptable dogs, success stories, volunteer opportunities and contact information.
- Blue Dog Rescue - A foster organization providing care, relocation, and adoption of abandoned dogs in the Williamson and Travis county areas. Includes adoption information, pictures of available dogs, and events.
- Bow Wow Rescue - A small group helping chows and other needy dogs to find loving homes. Photographs of available dogs and happy ending stories. Located in Austin.
- Central Texas Akita/German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption - Includes pictures, adoption application and requirements, information about the Akita, and contact information. Located in Kempner.
- Coalition of Animal Rescue Efforts - Non-profit, all-volunteer organization located in the Dallas/Ft Worth metroplex. Pictures and descriptions of adoptable dogs and contact information.
- Coastal Bend Small Breed Rescue - Provides list and pictures of adoptable dogs, contact and visiting information. Located in Corpus Christi.
- Four Paws Ranch Pet Sanctuary - Rescues, rehabilitates, and finds adoptive homes for abused dogs. Located in Bartlett.
- Fuzzy Face Pet Rescue - Rescue organization for Bichon Frise, Poodles, Maltese, and other shaggy dogs. Volunteer opportunities, mailing list, and adoption policies. Located in Ft. Worth.
- K-9 Rescue - A non-profit, no-kill shelter dedicated to rescuing dogs from death in the Lockhart area. Lists dogs available for adoption, how to sponsor a dog and wish list for donations.
- Las Lomas K-9 Rescue and Adoption - Floresville-based all-breed dog rescue. Rescues homeless and abandoned dogs from Wilson County and the surrounding areas and places in responsible homes. Available dogs, adoption and donating information.
- Mixed Breed Rescue - A group which rescues healthy and adoptable animals from Austin area pounds. Pictures and information on available dogs, adoption locations and volunteer opportunities. Based in Leander.
- Pals for Pooches - Non-profit, all breed rescue in Humble. List of available dogs, wish list, thrift shop hours, volunteer opportunities, and information on providing a foster home.
- Safe Haven Animal Shelter - An all breed no-kill rescue located in Liberty County. Pictures of available dogs and contact information.
- Spindletop American Pit Bull & Staffordshire Terrier Refuge - Rescue and refuge primarily for American Pit Bull and Staffordshire Terrier and mixed breed dogs in Houston. Lists of available dogs, adoption, donating and contact information.
- St. Francis Animal Sanctuary - Photographs of available dogs, foster and volunteer opportunities, healthcare tips for pets, where to send a donation, and happy endings. Located in Copperas Cove.
- Triple Crown Dog Academy - Works with several Austin area dog rescues to train homeless dogs and place them in caring homes. Pictures of available dogs categorized by the rescue group they're with and photograph album of dogs they have helped find homes.
- Twyla's Friends - Canine rescue and adoption in Kingwood. Profiles of available dogs, buddy program, adoption information and locations, message board as well as links to animal related articles.
- Underdog Rescue - All-breed rescue organization helping abandoned dogs in the Austin metropolitan area. Photographs and description of adoptable dogs and contact information.
- Utopia Animal Rescue Ranch - All-breed dog rescue operation located in Medina, co-founded by musician and author Kinky Friedman. Pictures and descriptions of dogs available for adoption, driving directions, links to news articles.
- Wee Rescue - Volunteer information, pets for adoption, and adoption policies for this Austin group focusing on Shih Tzus, Lhasa Apsos, and other small breed dogs.
- Wonder Paws - Rescues and places dogs of any breed. Includes photographs of dogs to adopt, adoption procedures and application, volunteer opportunities, and success stories. Based in Austin.
- Animal Aid Society - Safe haven for homeless dogs in Grafton. Pictures and descriptions of available dogs including those with special needs, lost and found listings, and questions and answers about canines.
- Humanitarians of Pet Education - Information on upcoming events, wish list, and contact information. Located in Staunton.
- K-9 New Life Center - Photographs and descriptions of available dogs, pet placement, adoption information, message board, and success stories. Located in Virginia Beach.
- Save Just One - Rescue group in rural southwest Virginia. Listing of dogs available for adoption.
- Adopt-a-Pet Washington - No-kill shelter devoted to saving the lives of homeless dogs and placing them in caring, responsible homes. Online photos of available dogs and tips for welcoming a new dog. Based in Shelton.
- Lucky Dog Rescue - Rescue and adoptions to help homeless animals. All animals adopted are spayed and current on medical care. Located in Battle Ground.
- Seattle Purebred Dog Rescue - Places purebred dogs into suitable homes. Includes information about the adoption process, calendar of events, and hot to help.