Torii is a 2 1/2 year old female lab mix. She was originally owned by a soldier who deployed and never came back for her. She was donated by the man who fostered her. Torii is a complete sweetheart and a volunteer favorite. Torii's name was chosen by her sponsor, the Lieutenant Dennis Zilinsky Memorial Fund. The Fund was established by a gold star family in honor of their son Denny, who was killed in Iraq in 2005. "Torii" was the name of the unit Denny served with in Iraq. Torii the dog is affectionate, loving, and unbelievably sweet. She loves with all her heart and is happy to work. 


Dog Updates

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Steve reaches out to others who might be suffering with the same disability that he suffers from and how going through this program can really turn your life around. He also shares a little about what training was like. Steve is very thankful for all the support that he receives from his family and is excited to take Torii home and lead a new life.Read More >>
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Steve was debating at first whether the program was something that he wanted to do but once he got to the house and walked through the kennel he saw Torii. Steve was hoping that he would get paired with Torii and sure enough that's the dog they paired him with. Steve talks about his family and how they feel about him bringing home a dog.Read More >>

Our Other Dogs

Apache is a 16 month old male Red Heeler/Cattle Dog mix. He was adopted from Bradford County Animal Control as a young puppy.

Breed: Labrador/Rottweiler mix 

Facility Placement: Whiteman Airforce Base 

Serving: Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office 

Breed: Retriever/Shepherd Mix 

Age:  1 year 

Shelter: Adopted from the Saline Animal League 

Hi my name is Batman!  I am a eleven month old Retriever Mix.  I was unfortunately brought to the shelter as an owner surrender but that's okay because I am getting an awesome new home!

Breed: Lab/mix

Facility Placement: Liberty High School

Serving: Counseling Department

Bentley is a spunky one year old labrador/retreiver mix!

Bosco is a one year old Boxer/Rhodesian Ridgeback mix.  We do have any information about Bosco’s background before he was brought to the shelter.

Buddy is a 2 year old male great dane/lab mix. He was donated by a family in Atlanta that had rescued him from the humane society and couldn't handle is strength and energy.