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Adoption Process


So You Want To Adopt Your New Best Friend

Wonder Dog Rescue NY will consider adoptive families in New York state only. This is simply due to logistics and distance of travel for our volunteers. Our goal is to make the best rescue match taking into consideration the dog's background and your family's needs. Every dog is different: personality, temperament, energy, comfort with kids and other animals, medical needs and more. We take all these factors into consideration when making a forever-home match. We are very careful about the placements we make and do our best to match the right dog with the right adoptive home.





Please fill out the Adoption Application linked below.



We will review your application as soon as we receive it.


Meet & Greet

Once your application review is complete,  Sarah, our NY Director, will contact you to schedule a meet and greet visit onsite with the available dog. All household members must be present during the on-site visit, including any other household dogs.

Additional Information


  • Wonder Dog Rescue NY is a non-profit organization. We will make every effort to schedule your visit in a timely manner. Please be patient with us…the dogs need our time too.
  • All dogs are spayed/neutered, microchipped and up-to-date on all shots prior to adoption
  • Adoption fee is $600

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