Trial Placement


  • Golden Retriever,
  • female,
  • 12 years,
  • 72 lbs.

Marlie is seeking a quiet retirement home, one with a nice yard to lay around in, and people to tell her how pretty she is, scratch her head, and bring her lots of snacks (within reason, arthritic ladies do need to consider their weight). Learn More >


  • Sato,
  • male,
  • 1-2 years,
  • 40 lbs.

Nick is a sweet, bouncy young dog with a wonderful temperament who is looking for some guidance and consistency to help him become the amazing companion he is meant to be! Nick came to us from Puerto Rico where he was in a foster home. Despite the long flight and car ride to get to Albany, he was still ready to play a bit Learn More >


  • Lab/terrier? mix,
  • female,
  • 5 years,
  • 50 lbs.
While her looks suggest she might be a chocolate lab mix, her personality is more like a regal old soul, she just doesn’t quite fit the goofiness associated with that breed, and we debate her heritage regularly. Is she a Chesapeake Bay retriever mix?  A terrier mix? Learn More >


  • Sato,
  • male,
  • ~9 years,
  • 43 lbs.

PJ is a sweet, fun-loving guy who came to Peppertree from Puerto Rico. His favorite activities are chilling outside and going for walks. If you take out his leash, he does a cute little prance over to you to show you how happy he is to be going on one with you! Oh, and what a dream he is to walk on a leash. He also loves to play with toys  Learn More >

Short Stack

  • Chihuahua,
  • male,
  • 9 years,
  • 9 lbs.

If you give a pig a pancake, you get a…Short Stack! Short Stack is an adorable, very fat, very short fellow who was recently surrendered because his owners were moving. His favorite hobbies are eating (obviously) and hanging out on the couch, but he also loves to go for slow, short walks. Learn More >