As the Estrela is rare in the United States, there has been a minimal need for rescue.  However, should you need to place a dog in rescue or believe you have found an Estrela in a shelter, please contact one of the rescue contacts listed below. Please choose the contact closest to the dog's location.


Michelle Tefft, Home: 814-824-4906 (Pennsylvania)

Robin Eatman, Home: 704-385-9928, Cell: 704-254-7766 (North Carolina)