Other rescue groups that either focus on or often rescue herding breeds

Rescues highlighted in red on this page are groups we have worked with.

Northern California:

Countryside Rescue (All breeds, some herding breeds)

3410 Guerneville Road

Santa Rosa, CA

Website: http://www.countrysiderescue.com/

Email: nancy@fourpawspetranch.com

Phone: (707) 542-5582


Milo Foundation (All breeds, including herding breeds)
Locations: Point Richmond Adoption Center, Mendocino County Sanctuary, CA
PO Box 6625
Albany, CA 94706

Milo: Point Richmond
220 S. Garrard Blvd.
Point Richmond, CA 94801

Email: info@milofoundation.org
Website: http://milofoundation.org
Phone: 510-900-2275 / 707-459-4900


Dogma Animal Rescue (Primarily puppies & pregnant females)
P.O. Box 151
Monte Rio, CA 95462 (Near Sebastopol)
Email: dogmaduane@dogmaanimalrescue.org
Website: www.dogmaanimalrescue.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DogmaAnimalRescue/
FAX: (800) 508-5322


Dogwood Animal Rescue Project (All Breeds)
1415 Fulton Rd., Suite 205, Box 432
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Website: http://dogwoodanimalrescue.org

Email: info@dogwoodanimalrescue.org


Family Dog Rescue (All breeds, including herding breeds/mixes)

Sonoma, CA 95476 (open 7-days/week by appointment)

Mailing: P.O. BOX 40177
San Francisco, CA 94140-0177

Email: adopt@ilovefamilydog.org

Website: http://www.ilovefamilydog.org


Furry Friends Rescue

P.O. Box 7270,
Fremont, CA 94537-7270
Phone: 510.794.4703
Email: info@furryfriendsrescue.org

Website: https://www.furryfriendsrescue.org/


Lily's Legacy Senior Dog Rescue & Sanctuary (medium-large dogs)

Petaluma, CA

Email: LilysLegacySDS@gmail.com

Phone: (707) 787-7010

Website: www.lilyslegacy.org


Muttville Senior Dog Rescue

255 Alabama St, San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: (415) 272-4172

Email: info@muttville.org 

Intake: Jen@muttville.org


ResQpaws Volunteer Organization (All breeds)
865 Colusa Ave.
Yuba City, CA 95991
Website: http://www.resqpaws.org/
Email: info@resqpaws.org
Phone: (530) 713-9079


Tails of Rescue (also Mutts Transport Service) (All breeds, including herding breeds, and cats)
Serving Northern California, mostly Colusa County, Shasta County, Glenn County and Trinity County

981 Lake Blvd.
Redding, CA
Website: http://tailsofrescue.org
Email: 981Lake@gmail.com
Phone: 530-448-7444


Nike Animal Rescue Foundation (NARF) (All breeds, including herding breeds)

San Jose, CA

Website: http://www.narfrescue.org/

Email: info@narfrescue.org

Phone (dogs): (408) 224-6273

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Nike-Animal-Rescue-Foundation/151222534758


Whiskers,Tails and Ferals

1370 Trancas Street #206
NAPA, CA 94558

Website: wtfnapa@gmail.com

Phone: (707) 258-2287



Wine Country Animal Lovers

P.O. Box 3, Calistoga, CA 94515

Website: http://winecountryanimallovers.org

Email: info@WineCountryAnimalLovers.org

Phone: (707) 800-5058


Rocket Dog Rescue (All breeds, some herding breeds)

San Francisco Bay Area 

Website: http://www.rocketdogrescue.org/

415-756-8188 (TEXT), 

Gen'l info: adopt@rocketdogrescue.org 

Rehoming: info@rocketdogrescue.org


Copper's Dream Animal Rescue (All breeds, including herding breeds)

Sand Francisco Bay Area

Website: http://www.coppersdream.org

Jennifer Wang (San Francisco): jennifer@coppersdream.org

Lee Kuhn (North Bay, San Rafael): lee@coppersdream.org

Gen'l voicemail: (415) 779-5474


Hopalong and Second Chance Animal Rescue (All breeds, including herding breeds)

P.O. Box 27507

Oakland, CA 94602

Website: http://www.hopalong.org

Email: info@hopalong.org

Phone: (510) 267-1915 or (415) 506-0161


Peace of Mind Dog Rescue (POMDR)

Resource and advocate for senior dogs and senior people on California's Central Coast. We find loving homes for dogs whose guardians can no longer care for them and for senior dogs in shelters.

Patricia J. Bauer Center:
615 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 51554, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone: (831) 718-9122

Email: info@peaceofminddogrescue.org


Animal Friends Rescue Project (All breeds, Aussie Shepherds)

P.O. Box 51083, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Website: http://www.AnimalFriendsRescue.org

Email: info@animalfriendsrescue.org

Phone: (831) 333-0722

Fax: (831) 333-1956


Niko Rescue Foundation (All breeds, esp. Akitas)

Located in Central Valley: serving San Francisco Bay Area, Northern California & Central Valley

Website: http://nikorescuefoundation.org

Email: info@nikorescuefoundation.org


Central and Southern California:


A Purposeful Rescue

Serving Los Angeles, CA

P.O. BOX 351901
Los Angeles, CA 90035

Website: http://www.apurposefulrescue.org
Email: apurprescue@yahoo.com


Eastwood Ranch Foundation

10100 Santa Monica Blvd. #650
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Website: https://www.eastwoodranch.org

Email: info@eastwoodranch.org

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eastwoodranch


For the Sake of Dogs

P.O. Box 17016, Fresno, CA 93722
Phone: 559-275-3769 (leave a message)

Email: forthesakeofdogs02@gmail.com

Website: http://www.forthesakeofdogs.com


Animal Compassion Team (ACT)

Sofia Adoption Center and Training Facility:

2789 S Orange Ave, Fresno, CA 93725

Phone: (559) 299-6364.

Email: info@animalcompassionteam.com

Website: http://www.animalcompassionteam.com


Love 4 Canines (Australian Cattle Dogs/heelers, all breeds)

PO Box 722

Atwood, CA 92811 (Southern CA, Los Angeles areas)

Website: www.love4canines.org

Email: love4k9z@mac.com


The Forgotten Dog Foundation
1112 Montana Avenue #166
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Website: www.theforgottendog.org

Email: info@theforgottendog.org

Phone: (310) 990-2020


Halfway to Home Rescue

PO Box 512, Rosamond, CA 93560
Website: www.halfwaytohome.net

Email: halfwaytohome@gmail.com

Phone: (661) 824-4495 or (661) 264-4475


Pacific Coast Dog Rescue
1317 N. San Fernando Blvd., PMB-127, Burbank, CA 91504

Phone: 818-701-0659

Rescue hotline at (310) 480 6030
Fax: 818-729-0551

Email: info@pcdogrescue.org

Website: http://www.pcdogrescue.org/


Pet Adoption Fund

7507-7515 Deering Ave., Canoga Park, CA 91303

Phone: (818) 340-1186 /or 1687

Email: admin@petadoptionfund.org

Website: www.petadoptionfund.org


Australian Cattle Dog Rescue San Diego (Networking only)

Email: shanelleve@aol.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ACDsRule/timeline