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Puppy Sanctuary

How To Play Puppy Sanctuary

Pesky aliens have arrived on Puppy Island and they're trapping puppies.
How to play Puppy Sanctuary

Rescue the puppies from these puzzling traps and keep them safe in your sanctuaries.
Buy them things to keep them happy, decorate their surroundings and play with them.

Read the following to learn all about Puppy Sanctuary's various game modes and level types.
Or just download and play the game, there are plenty of in-game tips to get you started

Rescue Levels

Rescue Levels

Release puppies from the pesky alien traps.
Swapping

Swapping

Click two adjacent tiles to swap them, or drag a tile in any direction.
Diagonals

Diagonals

You can swap tiles diagonally, and even move tiles into empty spaces.
Red Squares

Red Squares

Remove all the red background squares by making matches of three or more tiles.
Gemstones

Gemstones

Collect gemstones to buy toys and decorations from the sanctuary shop.
Doubles

Doubles

You'll need to make two matches on a tile to remove bright red squares.
Baskets

Baskets

Remove basket obstacles by making matches of the same color next to them.
Overload Energy

Overload Energy

Every match adds a little energy to the overload meter. When full, click it to unleash this energy.
Locks

Locks

Match with locked tiles to unlock them. Some tiles can be double locked.

Power Ups

Power Ups

Power ups are created when you match a group of four tiles or more.
The more you match at once, the more powerful the power up.
Shuffle Power Up

Shuffle

Rearrange tiles creating new possibilities.
Fireball Power Up

Fireballs

Remove all tiles in up to four directions.
Remove Power Up

Remove

Remove all the tiles of a certain color.
Time Power Up

Time

Running low on time? Quick, collect this.
Bomb Power Up

Bombs

Click to remove tiles, locks and baskets.
Reveal Power Up

Reveal

All available matches will be made clear.
Lucky Power Up

Lucky

Match anything you like for a short time.
Power Up Podium

Bonus Levels

Bonus Levels

Collect lots of gems, to buy toys and decorations from the sanctuary shop.
Presents

Presents

Make matches of three or more to create spaces that get the present tiles to the bottom of the grid.
The Cave

The Cave

When all the present tiles have been collected, a cave door will open, revealing your brand new sanctuary gift.
Empty Squares

Empty Squares

New tiles do not appear. Remember, you can swap tiles diagonally and even move them into empty spaces.

Stores Levels

Stores Levels

Fill up your food and water bowls and keep the fires well stocked with firewood.
Stores List

Stores List

Collect all the stores indicated to help keep your puppies happy. Also, look out for hidden gem stones.
Hints

Hints

This puppy statue will slowly charge with energy. When fully charged click it to reveal the location of an item.
Hidden Items

Hidden Items

Click on the hidden stores to pick them up, but don't click too much or your pointer will wander off.

Alien Levels

Alien Levels

Stop the pesky aliens from creating new traps while collecting lots of lovely gems.
The Catapult

The Catapult

Use the mouse pointer to aim the catapult at the board and the mouse button to fire the tile shown in the center display.
Overload

Overload

Make matches in any shape, to release gems and build up the alien overload meters.
Fireballs

Fireballs

Match four or more tiles to release a Fireball power up, great for clearing lots of tiles.

The Sanctuary

The Sanctuary

Your rescued puppies will be kept safe in your sanctuaries.
You can buy gifts for them and interact with them in a variety of ways.
The following options are available along the bottom of the screen.

Options

Use the lock icon to show and hide the options panel.
Padlock

Toys

Interact with your puppies using the toys bought from the shop.

Grab

Allows you to grab puppies and place them somewhere else.

Shop

Use your collected gemstones to buy things for your puppies.

Location

There are four sanctuary locations to travel between and decorate.
Grab

'Grab' Option

Use the grab option to pick up your puppies and place them elsewhere. Great for getting puppies to have a bath.
Puppy Info

Puppy Info

When not using the grab or toy options, place the pointer over pups to see their mood. Click them to read all about them.
Shop

'Shop' Option

This is where you can spend all your collected gems. Purchase various toys and decorations to keep your pups happy.
Locations

'Locations' Option

As you rescue more puppies, new sanctuary locations will open up for you to explore and decorate.
Toys

'Toys' Option

Use the toys option to see all your purchased toys, from brushes to robotic mailmen!
Click a toy to pick it up and you'll see a description of how to use it.

Sanctuary Items

Sanctuary Items

The following items can be obtained by completing the bonus levels.
Food

Food

Bowls need to be filled up with food and drink from the stores levels.
Firepits

Firepits

Keep your puppies warm and snug at night. Collect wood from the stores levels.
Baths

Baths

To get puppies into the bath, you'll have to grab them and drop them in.

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