AmsterDog Rescue began in seed after a small group of volunteers got together to help animals in need in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. We did fundraising, went down to rescue dogs and brought several vanloads of homeless pets up to the northeast and found them forever homes. In the process of that rewarding endeavor, we became aware of how many sweet adoptable dogs and cats were being put down every day right here in our own… Continue Reading 

Featured Pets Below (click here to view ALL):

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Lucky: Shepherd/Lab Mix; Great With Other Dogs! – Westchester, NY

Westchester, NY - Lucky is an 8 year old, 50 lb. German Shepherd / Lab mix, who was a volunteer favorite when he was on death row at the nycacc. A shelter volunteer wrote: "Some dogs [...]

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Gray: Sweet Senior Ready for his Furever Home! – Central NJ

Central, NJ - Check out GRAY with his new haircut ! He is already feeling so much better! This 10 year old, 6 lb Maltese mix, GRAY, was found wandering as a stray on a dark [...]

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Trudy: Kid and Cat lovin’ Kelpie/Lab mix – N. Scituate, RI

North Scituate, RI - Hi Everyone! I'm Trudy! I am a very healthy, gleaming Australian Kelpie/Lab mix. My first owner adopted me from NYC ACC as a 6 month pup, My owner loved that I was [...]

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Kandahar: Happy Pocket Pittie Mix Loves Kids-Cats-Dogs! – Manchester, NH

Manchester, NH - Sweet white/brindle, 45lb. Kandahar loves everyone, fur lined or not! She was recently rescued from the euthanasia list from NYCACC, thanks to a wonderful family who offered up their home to her. She [...]

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Princess: Sweet, Snuggly, Tan & White Pittie Mix – Brewster, NY

Brewster, NY - Remember Pico & Princess, the bonded pair who were losing their home because the guy who had taken them in off the streets of the Bronx was going into the hospital and could [...]

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Princess Scarlett – Red Nose Princess is Trained & Loves Dogs! Scranton PA

Scranton, PA area Meet Princess Scarlett - a beautiful red pittie saved from the nycacc in November that is just over a year old, weighs approximately 45 pounds and is full of life and love. [...]

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Jamie: German Shep Pit Mix Loves Kids & Dogs! Stuyvesant, NY

Stuyvesant, NY "Hi... my name is Jamie! I am a 3 y/o, 55 lb. German Shepherd Pit Mix. My foster family saved me from the nycacc and they think I am a very good boy [...]

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Sandy Willow: Sweet, Submissive Pittie Mix – New Ipswich, NH

New Ipswich, NH "Hi, when I was rescued from the nycacc, my name was Sandy but my foster mom renamed me Willow because she says, 'Willow is such an appropriate name for a pitbull girl [...]

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Robin: Affectionate and Snuggly in Need of Forever Home

Portland, ME Hi everybody! I am Miss Cutie Pie Robin! I am 44 lbs and about 4 years young with stunning good looks! So it’s hard to understand how I wound up on the streets [...]

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Zeus: 6yo Gentle Giant German Shepherd

Northwest NJ ZEUS is a stunning 6 year old 127 lb. German Shepherd Dog who is a very loving boy looking for his country home. Zeus is clearly not a city dog and traffic noises [...]

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Darlin’: Gorgeous, Sweet, Playful, Snuggly Pittie, Needs a Home

New Hartford, NY, Oneida County - DARLIN' - A name, a term of endearment….so deserved for this sweet 55 lb, 2 year old girl. Surrendered to our care when her person lost their home, Darlin' lost [...]

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Lily & LJ: Bonded Pom-Corgi & Shih-Tzu-Maltese Need Loving Home! Reading CT

Reading, CT - Bred to capacity and no longer of use, this beautiful mom and daughter were rescued from living in an empty home and were rescued by a foster family. LJ - the mom [...]

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