Cochise Canine Rescue is located in Southern Arizona. We adopt throughout the state of AZ

Please note...and thank you ... Rescue and Transport Groups on Facebook for compiling this list.


Please note that some of these groups are volunteer-based.

CLICK on the name to get to their page.

Kindred Hearts Transport

(We have used them and like them! - allow 2 weeks for arrangements to be made.)

Animal Rescue Transport Network

California Rescue Railroad
Dog Transport Volunteers
Dog Rescue Railroad
Dogs Without Borders
Dogs In Danger Rescue
IMOM Express
Operation Roger
P.E.T.S. (Peterson Express Transport Services) transport forum
Rescue Angels on Wheels
Rescue Rides
Rescue Transport
Rolling Rescue
Suzy at PET TAXI in CA 424-653-4565
Waggin' Trails Transport

Additional groups that assist with animal transport can be found by searching this link:


Flying Paws (volunteer AIR TRANSPORT)

Assistance limited to organized rescue groups, veterinarians and recognized animal care organizations. If you are any of these groups, you may contact Flying Paws concerning transport of their special needs animal. Flying Paws will NOT transport to any KILL, PET STORE, RESEARCH or BREEDING facility.

Pilots N Paws (volunteer AIR TRANSPORT)

A meeting place for those who rescue, shelter or foster animals, and pilots and plane owners willing to assist with the transportation of animals, including overseas transport. Also for people who can help with, including being a volunteer driver or a temporary overnight foster home in case of an unexpected landing. 

Animal Rescue Flight (Non-profit organization)

A non-profit, charitable organization of pilots, volunteers, and friends who believe in the benefit of volunteering their skills and resources to help save animals in need. ARF promotes, plans, and performs the transportation of animals from overcrowded shelters where they face certain death to other parts of the country where qualified families are waiting to adopt them. There is never a fee of any kind, either to the sender or the receiver of an animal flying with ARF.


Flying “B” Pet Transportation Service (individual volunteer)

SEARCH RESCUES BY STATE - Click on the state & start contacting them; they can get the pet out of the shelter for you if you live far away too.

Best Friends Network

We invite you visit the new Best Friends Network website at The Best Friends Network is an online community we have created that allows animal lovers to connect and to help each other. You can search by state or by topic and find news stories, resources and forums dedicated to helping animals. Get HELP from this rescue by state, they can pull the pup to keep it safe, then you can work on transport (some are free).



This is a listing we found of various animal transportation companies. Some will only work with rescued animals.

We have not used most of these organizations or companies, so PLEASE do your due diligence i.e. CHECK THEM OUT yourself, carefully.

CCR is not related to these groups and is not responsible for their services or problems which might occur.

PLEASE TELL US if you have GOOD or BAD experiences with any one of these groups...and let us know if you have any additional suggestions.

Animal Transport