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Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary

Cookeville, TN 38506

dogs at Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary

Areas Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary serves

We are located in the Middle Tennessee area. We are primarily based out of Crossville, TN and rescue withing local and surrounding areas and counties.

We respond to every inquiry .. so please check your spam/junk mail folders if you don't see any response within 24 hours. It also helps to include your phone number so we can contact you by phone as well.

Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary's adoption process


Submit Application

First step in our process is to submit an application through our website. They are reviewed and we contact those who could be a good match



Phone interview to get more information about you, your family and tell you more about the pup(s) you are interested in.


Approve Application

Once we approve an application, we set the status of the pup to "Adoption Pending" and schedule a home visit and meet and greet.


Home Check

We arrange a meet and greet and home visit if within distance. If all goes well we will finalize adoption at the end of this meeting.

Additional adoption info

Our adoption process starts with submitting an Adoption Application which can be found on our website at From there you will be contacted by one of our Adoption Coordinators. Our adoption donations are usually $150 for adult dogs and $200 - $300 for puppies - depending on the animal, breed, etc. We expect that our pets will live indoors, and will be adopted to families who have the desire to add another family member to their home. A vet reference is required.

Adoption application

About Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary

Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary is an all volunteer based non-profit 501(c)(3) no-kill rescue. Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of abandoned and orphaned puppies. Every dog in our program is current on shots and either spayed or neutered prior to adoption, on heart worm prevention, flea and tick prevention and micro chipped.

Safe Haven Puppy Sanctuary's adopted pets