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Our Featured Richmond, BC Partner:

CERA Dog Society

Dog adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.

Pets at Our Rescue Group:

Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:

Greater Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Our Adoption Process:

1. Submit online application found on CERA homepage >
2. Phone chat >
3. In-person home visit >
4. Sign adoption contract and pay adoption fee >
5. Overseas adoption dog flown from Taiwan to Vancouver

If an adoptable dog is fostered locally in Lower Mainland Vancouver, applicants will get to meet the dog during the home check stage.

If an adoptable dog is listed as available on CERA homepage then the dog is available for adoption.

Thank you for your patience with our process.

Why should you adopt?

Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! What is the difference between adopting a dog or puppy versus getting dogs for sale or puppies for sale from a dog breeder? When someone is breeding puppies, they are creating new dogs who need homes. Some people are interested in a very specific breed of dog or puppy and they think the only way to find that specific breed is to buy a dog for sale from a puppy breeder. Yet animal shelters are filled with dogs who must find homes. So rather than buying a dog or puppy for sale from a dog breeder, we encourage people to adopt a dog or adopt a puppy at their local animal shelter, SPCA, humane society or pet rescue group.