Edmonton Kennel Club runs a purebred rescue, for more details look to:
Some other general rescue organizations I have found are:
Alberta Small Dog Adoption Network:
The Alberta Animal Rescue Crew: All breed, non-profit rescue organization based in Calgary and surrounding areas rescuing animals from First Nations and emergency situations. For more information check out www.albertaanimalrescuecrew.com, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone: 403-869-4694.
Northern Alberta Society for Animal Protection: 780-922-0250, http://www.nasap.ca
Animal Rescue Foundation (Calgary): (403) 243-1910, http://www.arf.ab.ca/
Animal Rescue and Outreach Society
Barrhead Animal Rescue Society: dedicated to ensuring the humane treatment of all animals in the Town of Barrhead, the County of Barrhead
and, surrounding areas. We provide a safe and nurturing environment for unwanted, abandoned, lost and, mistreated pets until they can be placed
into loving homes.
Donalda Animal Rescue Society: helping animals in Central Alberta (north of Stettler and approximately 45 minutes north and east of Red Deer.) http://donaldaanimalrescue.ca For more information call Janis Deans or Myra Gauvreau, Phone: 403-883-2870
Edson Animal Rescue Society (EARS): serving Yellowhead County. 780 712 6788
Humane Animal Rescue Team
Misty Creek Dog Rescue
Oopsadazy Rescue and Sanctuary Society
Paws and Claws Animal Rescue Foundation
Furever After Rescue Society
Pawsitive Match Rescue Foundation
Rocky Mountain Animal Rescue
Sundance Canine Rescue Society
Windy City Canine Rescue
Most cities and towns have an animal shelter where dogs are available for adoption, there are humane societies as well..
Brooks Animal Protection Society: http://www.bapsociety.com/
Edmonton SPCA: http://www.edmontonhumanesociety.com/
Lethbridge & District Humane Society's: http://humanehaven.ab.ca/
Medicine Hat SPCA: http://www.medhatspca.ca/adoption/dogs/index.htm, General Inquiries: (403) 526-7722
Calgary Humane Society: http://www.calgaryhumane.ca/
Grande Prairie SPCA: http:/www.gpspca.com/
Red Deer SPCA: http://www.reddeerspca.com/
The following breed rescue organizations are either Alberta clubs or else have Alberta contact phone numbers.
Akita Rescue: Satika Kennels, Sherri Davidson, Morinville, (780) 939-5271 or email: email@example.com
Australian Shepherd: Aussie Rescue in Canada -- Jeni Gallichan 403-746-5331, mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Beagle: Beagleapaws is based out of Newfoundland, but they do have two chapters in Alberta. Erin is in Calgary, contact: email@example.com; and May is in Edmonton, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out http://www.beaglepaws.com for more information.
Bernese Mountain Dog Club of Canada National Rescue: Maureen Greaves BMDCC National Rescue Chair, PO Box 3244, Airdrie, AB T4B 2B6, phone: (403)226-4953, email: email@example.com, website: http://www.bmdcc.ca/rescue1.htm.
Border Collie Friends Rescue, http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/AB65.html .
Border Terrier Welfare, North America: Marion Miners (403) 282-2704
Bouvier Des Flanders: Monique Riel, firstname.lastname@example.org
Boxer: Marta Nettelfield, (780) 338-2573, Grimshaw, AB
Collie Rescue: Karen Fairbairn (Edmonton) (780) 478-0822, email email@example.com. Karen Hetherington (Red Deer) (403) 341-7802.
Dachshund: Canadian Dachshund Rescue has about 60 volunteers/foster homes across Canada, including Alberta. Their web site is http://www.wienerdogrescue.com . Their national e-mail address is: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org, two Alberta contacts are mailto:email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Great Dane: Gread Dane Club of Canada, Western Division Rescue http://loveofdanesrescue.org/.
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog: Brian & Sera Fradgley, Sherwood Park, (780) 464-3025, email@example.com
Greyhound: Chinook Winds Greyhound Rescue http://www.chinookwindsgreyhounds.org.
Herding Dog Rescue (for any herding breed), e-mail: HerdingDogRescue@telus.net.
Pit Bulls for Life Foundation of Alberta: http://www.pitbullsforlife.com/index.html.
Shetland Sheep Dog Rescue firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern Alberta Rottweiler Rescue: http://www.albertarottweilers.com/
West Highland White Terrier: http://www.westierescueofcanada.com/, you can also call 877 861 3375 and you will be directed to the appropriate person in Edmonton or Calgary.
Weimaraner (Weimaraner Association of Canada): Prairie Coordinator - Barb Williams (204) 222-3929.
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