We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, fully volunteer organization based in the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York State. We are committed to our dogs' physical, social, and emotional well-being, and to finding them safe and happy homes!

Thanks To You


dogs have been adopted since August, 2005 thanks to the help of dedicated volunteers, foster families, veterinarians, donors and businesses.

They Get Help

Julie was a typical outdoor dog until she was rescued and spent her 'golden years' inside a comfortable home.

Grover - 500!!!

Grover the super happy, excited, curious, playful, friendly male puppy Great Pyrenees mix is our 500th adoptee!!!

Training Coupon

Custom Pet Solutions is now offering a FREE Training and Behavior Consultation Session to anyone who adopts a dog from us. Get the details.

Cayuga Dog Rescue is 100% volunteer and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations to CDR are fully tax deductible.


in part by the Triad Foundation.