Raphael is looking for a totally tubular dude (or dudette) to be his pawrent! Raphie for short- loves anything or anyone that walks and talks. He thinks “Cats? Yea man! They’re strange furry dogs that get to poop inside. Dogs? Playmates, nap-mates, running-mates. Humans? The holder of dinner & carrots, hands to give lots belly […]
Millie is hands down one of the greatest pups you’ll ever have the pleasure of meeting! This little fire cracker is a 1 year old Chihuahua mix, but don’t let her small stature fool you! She is incredibly confident for a chihuahua and loves to act like she’s a giant! She is also THE MOST loving, […]
Molly is the cutest little pup anyone’s ever met. She is happiest outside on squirrel paw-trol but greets almost everyone she meets with flat ears, a wagging tail and kisses (except some men and big dogs). She is a bundle of energy and requires a lot of exercise to keep her happy, healthy and stimulated. Once […]
This little pup is looking for a human to call his own. Joey loves his humans and all the dogs he’s met so far, and would do well with a family that can continue showering him with love and building up her confidence.
This little dude is the perfect sidekick. From cuddling on the couch to exploring the great outdoors, Mac is happy as long as he’s with you. He’s dog friendly, loves kids, and is perfectly content to just go with the flow.
Calm and friendly Reeves loves to get out and explore the world, but he loves cuddle time too. He could use a family who will work with him on learning basic commands and provide day-to-day structure so he can be confident that he is loved and cared for. He’s still adjusting to the big city, […]
Lyla is a loving Anatolian Shepherd mix from Texas! This girl was surrendered to the shelter as skin and bones. In Canada she has thrived with her foster brother Jasper, a young Golden Retriver. She has adjusted to Toronto and we have learned that Lyla has a very special talent – comforting and cuddling people. […]
This shy cuddler is looking for a quiet home where she can spend time with her humans and build confidence. She doesn’t need a whole ton of activity in her life–two brief walks a day and she’s happy to chill out at home, even while her foster family is at work. She’s relaxed around kids […]
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Here comes Pickles!! Pickles is a heeler/Sher Pei mix, and about 1 year old. He is super goofy and full of energy. He will need an active household to keep him from getting bored. He is very affectionate and loves to give kisses. He is a smart dog and learns pretty quickly. By the second […]
Cuddly Jefferson is a big, fun, eager-to-please puppy who’s going to grow into an incredible dog. He loves to play and he’s easy to teach with treats and toys. Like most heelers, Jefferson is really smart and has a good memory: after just a week with his foster family he already knows to sit at […]
Cora is an angel! She hasn’t been crated when her foster mom leaves the house and she is completely house broken and isn’t destructive in the slightest. She is the happiest and sweetest girl, who’s spirit is infectious. Despite her size she loves to snuggle, and has recently discovered what fun toys can be. She […]
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What a sweet girl. Lovely Bristol is a calm, quiet dog who adores people and dogs alike. Her affectionate, easygoing attitude would make her a good fit for most homes.
Zoe is an active, confident dog who’s looking for an equally active, confident human! She’s sweet, outgoing and very eager to please her people. Zoe is currently working on her manners with smaller dogs and squirrels, so a home without cats or small animals is ideal.
Want a lapdog? Gillian’s your girl. This bundle of love is looking for a family she can give all her affection to! Gillian is dog, human and cat-friendly, lovely on leash, and eager to bond with her forever family. Her foster is currently working on her house training skills, but Gillian is improving every day.
Frida; part terrier, part kangaroo (she might be small but she can jump!). Frida is one year old and is a happy, funny dog. She wants to be with her people for kisses, snuggles, hugs and will greet everyone (and I mean everyone!) with a wagging tail. She’s always up for a good game of […]
Macey is a sweetheart who gives plenty of kisses and loves to snuggle! If she could spend all day curled up next to you or at your feet she would. She’s a great little dog who seems to have little to no interest in squirrels or cars but loves bird sounds and would probably eat […]
Just look at that face! Adorable Emerson is a quiet, relaxed boy who gets along well with dogs and absolutely adores being with his people. This pup is an adaptable fellow who’s very easy to love. True to his breed, Emerson has sensitive skin that will require some ongoing attention from his forever family.
Chill and cuddly Zach is looking for a lap to rest on–that’s when he’s not chasing his tail! This calm, loving dog needs a family who will help him continue to work on crate training and basic commands. He’s already doing a great job of learning to use stairs and not to jump when he’s […]
Rex is a fun-loving, fearless, and playful 3-year-old Jack Russell mix with puppy energy who would be a wonderful addition to any family. He really loves his toys as well as being outside. In particular he loves balls and fuzzy toys that squeak. Rex also loves to cuddle and is very affectionate- he greets everyone […]
One-of-a-kind Palomo is looking for his forever home. He’s affectionate but he doesn’t realize how little he is! Palomo has some issues with wanting to protect his owners from other dogs, but this is confined to growling. He’s also still potty training, which means his new forever family needs to be committed to giving him […]
Let’s talk about Paco — he is all ears 😉 He loves his people. He is super chill and would love to be held or tucked right beside you all day long. He is a little jumping bean and has managed to jump over a 4ft fence. He is passive with his foster sister (dog), and let’s […]
Buttercup is a Blue Heeler mix that travelled with her sister Blossom. She’s an active girl! More info to come.
Ah, sweet Vinnie. This older gentleman is as relaxed and affectionate as they come. He’s dog friendly, loves his humans, and is looking for a calm family to call his own.
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ADOPTION PENDING – This quiet dude is looking for a loving family who can build his confidence. He’s a little nervous when meeting new dogs and people, so someone who can bring out his confidence is a must. Leonardo is quiet, easy-going and absolutely loves being loved!
Cash is a dream dog for an active family. He loves all dogs. He loves all people. And everyone stops in the street to love him right back. He’s extremely intelligent and fond of snuggling, and an all-round chill dog at home, who has lots of energy for play, long walks and swimming. Cash has beautiful […]
Juniper, otherwise know as Queen Juniper Rosewater aka Juni, is a young red Chihuahua and is 7 lbs of fearless ginger! With gorgeous green eyes and a single white sock, Juniper is an eye-catching dog. She loves people, is very social, and gets along with all dogs and cats (we wouldn’t recommend her to a home […]
Eve is a calm, affectionate dog who loves her people and does well when left alone. She gets a bit jealous when she sees other dogs getting love from her foster family, because she wants it all! When Eve is left alone she doesn’t make noise and plays with her chew toy. If you’re looking […]
Dakota is a sweetheart with lots of love to give. His fosters say he’d be a great family dog, and since he’s friendly with other dogs he might be a great second dog! Dakota loves belly rubs and is quick to roll over to get your attention. He’s good on a leash and is working […]
Wells is a big fun mutt who just loves to play! This young dog is full of joyful energy, and he needs a loving home to call his own! Coming from rural Texas, a city is a big place for him which is full of loud things like garbage trucks and exciting things like squirrels […]
Thor is small but mighty! He likes to play wrestle and wants to meet people–he lives to love! He jumps on you because he’s so excited to meet you and cuddle. Thor loves to chase birds but he listens when he’s told “no” with a leash cue. Thor is very loving and does okay when left […]
Playful Paxton loves dogs and people. He’s always happy, even when working on new things like crate training. His foster family says he is always smiling and wagging, and he is “a bit mischievous in a very good-natured way.” He needs a forever home that will keep help him work on training with the crate […]
Jonas is a fun loving terrier with lots of spunk! He’s a big dog in a little body and has a very sweet personality.
Hank arrived from Texas with his brothers Marlin and Gilbert. They were a part of a hoarding case, and did not know life outside a trailer. There were at least 16 dogs in the trailer with them. Hank is learning to be social and leaning on his older foster sibling to give him confidence. He is […]
Cricket is a laid-back cuddler who is good with cats and other dogs. The only thing this dog needs to shine is a caring, supportive home that can keep helping him work on training and provide stability so he can grow more confident.
Bilbo is a calm, friendly dog who is good with kids and relaxed with other dogs. He is great in his crate and is overall very well-mannered, his foster family says. He’s quickly learning to go to the bathroom outside rather than inside and is very eager to please. He’s also very quiet, which means […]
Marlin’s foster parent has been taking it easy with him since he’s new to Canada, but they’ve already seen how much love he has to give! His foster said he bonded with them right away, eating out of their hands on Day 1. But Marlin’s also happy alone: he loves his crate and goes in […]
Gilbert is a young Chihuahua mix that arrived with his siblings Hank and Marlin. They were a part of a hoarding situation and had lived in a trailer. The city is a new thing for them, and Gilbert is adjusting slowly. He likes his quiet time, and he might do really well with a second […]
CJ is a calm, patient and friendly cuddlebug. Her foster parents say she’s great with other dogs, and is very patient with her bouncier pup friends. She needs some reassurance from her owner when scary stuff happens, but she is a quiet dog and has no separation anxiety. She loves her crate and will go […]
Chap is a 4-year-old deaf bulldog who came to us in search of a new start. Before coming to us, he was the star of the shelter and won everyone over. He may be congenitally deaf but that doesn’t stop him! He is not shy at all and just loves all dogs. Chap was tested with […]
Affectionate Gwen is a big ball of fun and love! She wants to greet all the dogs, kids and adults she meets and needs an owner who will encourage her to be calm while being happy (she can be a bit of a jumper and loves to wrestle with other dogs.) Even though Gwen has […]
ADOPTED! Pancho grew up in a very hot and humid backyard in Texas. His family moved and left him behind. A kind rescuer took Pancho in and gave him comfort in the grief of losing his family. Resilient as ever, Pancho has continued to thrive in his foster home and become a REAL charmer. […]
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Meet PINKY! This beautiful girl – rescued from a pound in Lampasas, TX on June 2nd – is one of our newest adoptables. Pinky and her three brothers (Hank, Marlin & Gilbert), were found hoarded in a home so she is rightfully quite timid and unsocialized. But – once this beauty warms up to you […]
Friendly Frank is a loving dog with tons of energy and eagerness to play and learn. His foster family says he’s a bit of a “velcro dog” and will stick with his people. He would benefit from working on some basic obedience training and continued work on his leash and crate training, but he’s shown […]
Meet PEPPERONI aka Peppe. A 5-year-old Bassett Hound from Texas. This super chill dog is looking for a second chance. We hear he gets along great with others and is very affectionate with his people (he loves to give gentle kisses). He hasn’t yet been cat tested so we suggest a feline-free home. This guy would […]
My name is Fonzie, I am a handsome boy, very friendly, looking for my furever home. I have a lot of energy to spare but I am also very quiet and well mannered at home. I have never destroyed, chew or had any accident at home. I always share with my foster mom when I need to go out […]
Coming straight from Egypt, meet BELLA! A kind Canadian couple took her in and nursed her back to health. She is friendly, loving and outgoing! Her foster parents say she is a relaxed cuddlebug who loves nothing more than to doze with her head in your lap. Like any dog who grew up outside, she […]
Mr. Carson is a handsome White Shepherd Mix; he is and the incredibly affectionate guy, and really does love to spend time with his human. At the park, he’s silly and playful and enthusiastic at the dog park, and can be vocal as well greeting other dogs with barks of love. He is crate-trained during […]
Coming to us straight from the city that gave us Beyonce; meet CYNTHIA or – as her foster parents like to refer to her – “The Duchess”! Cynthia is a five-year-old shy and affectionate Chiweenie with tendencies of being bossy but I mean, who isn’t? She enjoys calm playtime with other dogs her size in […]
Cowabunga, dude! Meet SAMMY! This little Shihtzu mix came to us super scraggly as if he had just spent months on the beaches of California, catching waves. Sammy has a wicked underbite that makes it look like he has a perma-smile. His foster mom took him to the groomers and this little guy came back […]
Meet this sweet, light-eyed terrier known as SALLY. Sally came to us as 1/2 of the dynamic duo that consists of her and her brother, Lucas. She’s mellow with a chance of high energy from time to time. Like a lot of other dogs, she likes to chase squirrels and would do best in a […]
And here we have the second half of the dynamic duo, LUCAS! Like his sister, he’s a super chill little guy with bursts of high energy. He gets along great with other dogs his size and would do great in a home with another four-legged friend. He, too, likes to chase squirrels and would do […]
We’re coco for COCONUT and think you will be too! A spunky, rambunctious, chocolate-colored Chihuahua mix whose ears stand one up and one down. This little guy is part party and part business. Coconut gets along great with his foster brother, napping close together, walking together and even getting into a few playful wrestling matches. He is […]
This sweet and dainty little lady is CHLOE. This 10-year-old Shih Tzu mix is certified adorable. She loves company and is super friendly when it comes to meeting other dogs; Chloe would do great in a home with other calm and relaxed little furry friends. A shy and affectionate lady with a whole lot of […]
This little guy has hair as luscious as Fabio Lanzoni. Meet BERNIE! Bernie is the babe with the mane. He’s currently being fostered by The Dog Dude and we hear his training is going amazing! Updates to come…
Coco is a 1-year-old Yorkie mix that came into rescue in terrible shape. She is loving and outgoing. More info to follow.
They don’t call him FOX for nothin’. This unique little guy is a mystery. Literally. We’re unsure of his full breed but what we do know is that he has a very distinctive coat; the fur on his precious little face is bright red! From what his foster mom tells us, Fox has a knack […]
Meet the lovable and affectionate, RAY RAY! Being blind doesn’t hinder this inspirational little guy from anything. He loves exploring the world one wall bump at a time and is continuously figuring out his surroundings. Can’t stop, won’t stop is this fellas way of life. This fearless little man is a major cuddle monster whether it […]
Meet the adventurous, DEREK! This little babe is an 11-month-old Shepherd mix. A shy guy looking for someone to help him come out of his shell. He loves to run around and have fun with other dogs and would do great with another dog in the house to help motivate him and show him the way. […]
Her sweet puppy eyes stole our hearts from the moment we looked into them. Meet FIONA! This babe is a major social butterfly, she wants to stop and say hi to every dog that crosses her path making her very good with others, especially those of high energy that can keep up with her. Dogs aren’t […]
Aspen is an outgoing fun loving girl, just like her sister Willa. They were found as strays and get along great with other dogs. Always eager to please and have fun!
Willa is an outgoing fun loving red hound mix! She was found with her sister Aspen and they are looking for their own homes. Willa loves to play, is very social and active. More info to follow!
Coming in straight from the city that brought us Beyonce, meet LOUISA! This beautiful girl is a two-year-old chihuahua mix. She’s a whole lotta personality in such a small body. Louisa is adventurous, playful, affectionate and rambunctious – basically everything you could possibly want in a fur-iend. She tends to act nervous when first meeting […]
Prince Tybalt aka Lil’ Tibs, is a 4-year-old Chihuahua weighing in at a whopping 7 pounds! He’s a quiet unassuming dog, loves to snuggle and gets along with dogs his size. He loves to be cuddled or in his carrier. He’s a pretty easy going dude. He was surrendered to the shelter and then sent […]
Stevie is a 4-year-old Hound mix that was born with an eye condition that prohibits him from full vision. He is very sweet, eager to place, loves to play with other dogs and likes to snuggle! He is very tall and lean and is a very sweet guy. He was pulled in horrible shape from […]
Lily is a beautiful blue eyed Dachshund mix. We are just getting to know her but she is very sweet and kind. Stay tuned for more information.
Janice is a bonified Hurricane Harvey survivor that was found wandering after the storm. Sadly no one came for Janice. She ended up at Hot Mess Pooches and was eventually sent north to us! She is very sweet, loving and cuddly. Typical Great Dane, she loves the couch and loving on her humans. She loves […]
Bodhi came to us in rough shape after being adopted and returned to a facility in Texas, he tried to dig under the fence and cut up his face in the process. We let Bodhi decompress, his face is healed and he’s playing with other dogs daily. He listens well but is a strong dog […]
Like his brother, Pepper, Sawyer is a well-adjusted and handsome guy. He is young, so he definitely needs some work on his basic commands and with walking on a leash. Sawyer gets excited when walking on a leash and does tend to pull, he would benefit from a J-Walk/Easy-Walk harness. He is very affectionate and […]
Abby is an old gal; she is very sweet and just wants some love and affection to get her through these chilly days. She is your typical senior and a ode to one of our favourite sayings; “Senior dogs snuggle better!” She is friendly and calm with other dogs, doesn’t seem to pay them too […]