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Updated information on 2020 NSCE

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February 2020

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Rescue Contacts

Below you will find a list of Volunteer Rescue Coordinators by State (US only). Please note that each Rescue Coordinator operates as an individual rescue organization and they are not directly affiliated with, or part of, the Vizsla Club of America.

VCA Breed Rescue Chair, Laurie Cummings Cahill (vcarescue@gmail.com)

Please contact the rescue volunteer closest to your area. If the matter is urgent and you cannot reach a local volunteer, please contact the Regional Coordinator, listed at the top of each regional section. A Regional Coordinator will contact someone else in the volunteer rescue network to help with both surrender and placements of pure-bred vizslas.

Because they are a volunteer rescue network, they all work together and can provide referrals for transport, foster homes or adoption to another rescue group as needed. While they may, coincidentally, help you find the dog of your dreams, their primary concern is placing the right dog with the right owner. Therefore, dogs are placed on a "best fit" rather than a "first come/first served" basis.

NORTHEAST
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont
Region Name Contact Information
Regional Coordinator Stephanie Fischer ilovtrav@aol.com
(516) 641-9993
Connecticut, Rhode Island (CT Valley Vizsla Club) Marisa Fowler viszl1@juno.com
(203) 645-1570
Website
ME, MA, NH, VT (Vizsla Club Central New England) Nancy Tarbox vccnerescue@gmail.com
(508) 801-9729
New York (Vizsla Club of Long Island Rescue Inc) Stephanie Fischer (516) 641-9993
Website
MID ATLANTIC
Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia
Region Name Contact Information
Delaware, Maryland, Virginia (Conestoga Vizsla Club) Iva Fisher conestogarescue@gmail.com
Website
Pennsylvania, New Jersey (New Hope Vizsla Rescue) Debra Evalds contactus@newhopevizslarescue.org
Website
West Virginia TBD vcarescue@gmail.com
SOUTH CENTRAL
Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas
Region Name Contact Information
Regional Coordinator Meghan Tallman kcvizsla@sbcglobal.net
(816) 616-3363
Arkansas Meghan Tallman kcvizsla@sbcglobal.net
(816) 616-3363
Southern Illinois, Eastern Missouri (GatewayVizsla Club) Valerie Smith tsavovz@aol.com
(314) 920-8798
Website
Kansas, Western Missouri (Midwest Vizsla Rescue, Inc) Meghan Tallman kcvizsla@sbcglobal.net
(816) 616-3363
Website
Kentucky Amy Ball amyball@4k9club.com
(513) 317-6623
Lousiana TBD www.midwestvizslarescue.org
(816) 616-3363
Oklahoma TBD www.midwestvizslarescue.org
(816) 616-3363
Texas (Vizsla Rescue of Texas) Peggy Ross vizslarescueoftx@gmail.com
(281) 356-7350
SOUTHEAST
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Region Name Contact Information
Regional Coordinator Buffy Scheaffer

sevizsla2@gmail.com
(770) 823-3971
Website

Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee Buffy Scheaffer sevizsla2@gmail.com
(770) 823-3971
Florida (Tampa Bay Vizsla Club) Nicole Dussault tbvcrescue@gmail.com
(813) 358-8282
Website
Georgia (Vizsla Club Metro Atlanta) Kat Harrington vcmarescue@gmail.com
(762) 207-9048
Website
North Carolina, South Carolina Buffy Schaefer sevizsla2@gmail.com
(770) 823-3971
NORTH CENTRAL
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Region Name Contact Information
Regional Coordinator Julie Sjullie appanage1@yahoo.com
(312) 343-6949
Iowa, Nebraska (Iowa Vizsla Rescue) Leanne Lauber iowavizslarescue@gmail.com
(515) 233-1928
Website
Illinois (Northern) Julie Sjullie appanage1@yahoo.com
(312) 343-6949
Ohio (Miami Valley Vizsla Club) Amy Ball mvvcrescue@gmail.com
(513) 317-6623
Website
Ohio-at large-Buckeye Vizsla Rescue Rhoda Ezell buckeyevizrescue@gmail.com
513.528.2899
Website
Northern Indiana (North of Indianapolis) TBD vcarescue@gmail.com
Southern Indiana (Indy and South) Rhoda Ezell buckeyevizrescue@gmail.com
513.528.2899
Website
Michigan (Vizsla Club of Michigan) Jen Miller mivizslarescue@gmail.com
248.670.1453
Website
Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota (Twin Cities Vizsla Club) Megan Smith tcvizslaclub@gmail.com
612.968.5531
Website
Wisconsin (Central Wisconsin Vizsla Club) Julie Sjullie appanage1@yahoo.com
312.343.6949
Website
NORTHWEST
Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
Region Name Contact Information
Regional Coordinator Penny Fenton (208) 343-6620
Alaska Joan Wilson fbxwilsons@yahoo.com
(907) 242-4428
Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Woming Penny Fenton pfenton3@aol.com
(208) 343-6620
Website
Oregon, Washington Jenny Laford reddogs4us@hotmail.com
541-221-5509
Website
Utah Rebecca Dowdell dnr35@comcast.net
(801) 209-1020
Website
SOUTHWEST
Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada
Region Name Contact Information
Arizona Rebecca Dowdell dnr35@comcast.net
(801) 209-1020
Website
California (Vizsla Club of Northern California) Kay Ingle kay123@vizsladogs.com
(510) 223-2313
Website
California (Lone Cypress Vizsla Club of the Monterey Peninsula)
Tina Carpenter carmelcahomes@gmail.com
Website
California (Santa Barbara Vizsla Lovers Rescue)
Christine Oliver santabarbaravizslarescue@gmail.com
Website
California (South Coast Vizsla Club)
Karen Lake VizslaRescueSoCal@gmail.com
Website
Colorado (Colorado/Wyoming Vizsla Rescue Group) Teila Gilchrist vizslacontact-cwvrg@yahoo.com
(785) 221-9529
Website
Colorado (2nd Chance Vizsla Rescue) Rita Prindle spunki_61981@yahoo.com
(970) 568-9042
Website
Nevada Cindy Yurek cyurek@cox.net
(702) 363-6147
New Mexico (Colorado/Wyoming Vizsla Rescue Group, Inc.) Teila Gilchrist vizslacontact-cwvrg@yahoo.com
(785) 221-9529
Website