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100% of every purchase goes directly to the care of our shelter dogs!

Saturdays & Sundays 12pm - 3pm

Thanksgiving Weekend through Christmas.

Always looking for Donations & Volunteers!


4628 US Highway 209,  Accord, NY   845-687-7619


A Model Shelter

A widely praised model shelter, we have recently under gone some exciting changes, and are rewriting the rules of sheltering. Yes, we take dogs in and adopt them out. We also go beyond that to give as many dogs as possible functional roles that benefit the dogs, their owners and the community. We have been actively developing partnerships and unique programs that are examples of our new theme,

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Dogs and People Working Together




About the Shelter

The Animals for Adoption shelter provides an innovative, low stress environment for sheltered animals. Dogs are kept in their own rooms complete with furniture, toys, and bedding. They listen to music and are handled and played with every day. Animals for Adoption’s involvement goes on even after an animal is adopted, providing lifelong behavioral help and free training. 


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Animals for Adoption is a member of Independent Charities of America (ICA), and many employers will match charitable donations. To donate and have your donation matched click the following link: