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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00612  (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Poor Paco is longing for someone to save him. He is super sweet and loves to be pet. He is easy to put on a leash and is good with handling. He is such a fun guy. He is one year old. He likes to play. Plays fetch and knows sit. He lived with children at his previous home and he loves other dogs. He was in a home with other dogs. He knows sit, paw, go to room. He takes treats gently. He is such a sweet lovebug. He will even try to sit on your lap. He loves to play fetch. He is a great dog. He lived with children ages 2 to 13. Please don't let ... (Read More)this sweet dog be KILLED at this shelter. Please consider opening your heart and home to save this great guy! He could be killed any day. Are you his hero? Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00606Lia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter soon unless someone fosters or adopts her. She is over 1 and a half years old. Super sweet girl who is longing for a home! Please consider saving her before it's too late and she is killed. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00569Blue (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Blue has been waiting for someone to notice him and pick him before he is killed. He could KILLED any day... he is very sweet and smart and obeys well. He knows sit, stay no, come, and go outside. He is house traines and crate trained. He likes kids. He takes treats gently. is easy to leash up and good with handlimg. Likes to be pet. He does well on a leash. Please don't overlook this cute sweetheart. He has no interest aand WILL be killed any day. Please open your heart and home to save this sweet cutie boy. Fostering is free of charge and everything is ... (Read More)provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00562Tokyo (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Tokyo has been waiting for someone to notice him and pick him before he is killed. He could disappear any day... he is very sweet and smart and obeys well. He loves cookies. He does well on a leash. Please don't overlook this cute sweetheart. He has no interest and WILL be killed any day. Please open your heart and home to save this sweet cutie boy. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00512Zoey (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Male Dogs Only, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    I have a 16 month female pit bull named Zoey that I need to rehome. She would do best in a home as the only dog. Very loyal and affectionate and loves to play! Currently I have 2 female pit bulls that both want to be dominant so we have to part with one. Please let me know if you are interested!

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Kane County Genevs, IL MAP IT!

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Gary Peisert 517-712-8923

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00325Tony the Tiger (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Tony the Tiger is such a sweet loveable dog who is easy to handle and does well on a leash. He loves to be pet and loves attention. He knows sit and will sit for treats. He is a gentleman and is good with other dogs. He has a beautiful coat. Seems to be 2 years old by examining his teeth. Please consider opening your heart and home to save this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided within a 90 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport

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High kill shelter
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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-22-00283Bonita (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Language lesson: In Spanish, 'Bonita' means beautiful. At Animal Care League, 'Bonita' means 'Best dog ever!' This...beautiful...three year old dilute brindle has the sweetest face - her big eyes just plead with you to take her home! Bonita arrived at ACL as a stray, and it was clear that in her young life, she had had to be a mama more than she got to be a pet. The good news is that her temperament stayed intact - she's an angel! Bonita is mellow and quiet, though she will bark at you if you're not paying enough attention to her! She's a gentle girl who takes a little time to really loosen up. She's good with other dogs, and she'd do well ... (Read More)with calm kids 8 and up. She'll make a wonderful addition to a home with another chill dog or to a home that's looking for a companion to go for walks during the day and lay at their feet at night. Bonita is bonita inside and out! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak Park, IL 60304 MAP IT!

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Gabrielle Zenoni 7088488155

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-21-00539Penny (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    We're looking for a home for our little girl Penny. 6 year old, Pit mix with the sweetest disposition. Just wants to cuddle. She has been abandoned in a home, lost her best buddy, lived in a temporary place where owner was just not around for her enough. Its been a rough month for our Penny and she needs companionship. She is not the best around cats but loves other dogs and people. Please spread the word and help us find the perfect home.

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Cook County CHICAGO, IL 60655 MAP IT!

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Delphine Maxwell 7733501698

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-21-00250Zucchini (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Sweet Zucchini is begging... in his eyes for a loving home. He is super cute with white paws and white on his chest. He is in a cone due to chemical burns on one side of his body. He is healing nicely and is waiting for someone to save him BEFORE he is KILLED here at the high kill shelter. Super sweet dog who is good with handling and knows sit. He is easy to leash up and walks well on a leash. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are ... (Read More)willing to help with transport. Must live within 90 miles of Chicago to foster. (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-21-00012Johhny (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT!! Foster or adopter urgently needed before poor Jonny is KILLED... is there anyone out therre who can save Johnny? Volunteers say this guy is a great little guy. He is younger and loves to be pet. He is sweet and just wants to be in your arms. Please consider opening your heart and home to save this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. He is begging?? Is there anyone out there who can save him? The shelter is FULL and he is at very high risk of being KILLED VERY SOON. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided within a 90 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-21-00005Danny (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Danny is an incredibly sweet, friendly, playful, affectionate and lovable one-year-old, 65-pound, male brindle and white pit bull terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. Danny adores people and gets along with other dogs. He and two other dogs were turned in to Chicago Animal Care and Control when their owner could no longer care for them. Since they were accustomed to a home, they were absolutely terrified at Animal Control. When he decompressed at the rescue, we noticed that he is full of kisses and tail wags for everyone he meets. He is housebroken and wonderful on leash. Danny is good in the car and knows the command sit and ... (Read More)takes treats very gently from your fingers. He is is very healthy and will be vetted upon adoption. His adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Famous Fido's. If you are interested in adopting him, please fill in the online application at http://famousfidorescue.com/rescueforms/machform/view.php?id=26727 and follow up by calling Gloria at fido@famousfidorescue.com or 773-907-0305. Danny is at the Famous Fido Rescue, 3124 W. Irving Park Road at Troy Street in Chicago, Illinois 60618. Please call or e-mail for an appointment to meet him and all the other wonderful dogs and cats. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-19-00127Neville (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Neville is an incredibly sweet, playful, affectionate and lovable 18-month-old, 67-pound, male brindle and white pit bull terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. 'Nevy,' as his friends call him, adores people and gets along with other dogs. He and two other dogs were turned in to Chicago Animal Care and Control when their owner could no longer care for them. He is full of kisses and tail wags for everyone he meets. He is perfectly housebroken, quiet in the home and wonderful on leash. He absolutely loves to go on car rides. Neville knows the command sit and takes treats very gently from your fingers. He is living in a foster home ... (Read More)and he doesn't even beg for human food. He loves to play with ropes and chew bones, and sleep in bed with his foster family. Neville is very healthy, neutered, up-to-date on rabies and distemper vaccines, micro-chipped, heartworm-tested and on monthly preventative. His adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Famous Fido's. He is currently being fostered in the Chicago suburb of Schaumburg. If you are interested in adopting him, please fill in the online application at http://famousfidorescue.com/rescueforms/machform/view.php?id=26727 and follow up by calling Gloria at fido@famousfidorescue.com or 773-907-0305. When Neville and his friends were brought to Chicago Animal Care and Control, he caught kennel cough and needed a foster home with no other dogs. Luckily a lovely couple, Rob and Lara in Schaumburg, stepped forward to care for him until he finds a permanent home. Isolation fosters, like them, are critical to saving lives. If you'd like to foster an at-risk dog, please contact Gloria at Famous Fido's at fido@famousfidorescue.com or 773-907-0305. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-17-00512Odin (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Odin is a happy, sweet, easy going and people-loving, five-year-old, 73-pound, male fawn and white diabetic pit bull terrier looking for a loving guardian. %A0 Odin's tail wags happily all the time. He give kisses to his favorite people and is sweet and cuddly - especially with women. He loves to play with ropes and chase balls. Odin is perfectly housebroken and loves to go for car rides. He sits nicely for treats and is fantastic on leash. Odin's dad died suddenly and unexpectedly while vacationing in Aruba. Poor Odin has spent way too much time being crated ever since then - sadly 16 to 17 hours a day. Odin has always lived as the one ... (Read More)and only pet in the home - but he may be fine with another dog. Even though he has diabetes, he's actually quite easy to care for. He just needs two insulin shots a day, 12 hours apart. And, he eats prescription food. He is otherwise healthy, neutered, and up-to-date on vaccines. His adoption fee of $100 benefits rescue. Everything you need to care for him for the first year will be included with his adoption. To meet and possibly adopt him, please contact Kelsey at kelsey.risher@gmail.com for an adoption application and follow up by calling 205-936-9748. He's being fostered in the Roscoe Village neighborhood of Chicago. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-17-00014Baby Girl (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Senior


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED very SOON unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Super sweet dog who is an absolute heartbreaker seeing her here at the shelter. She is 9 years old and has ended up being dumped here. She is longing for a family who she can love. Please consider opening your heart and home to save this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Must live within 90 mile radius of Chicago area to foster

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-16-00500Tokyo (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Tokyo has been waiting for someone to notice him and pick him before he is killed. He could disappear any day... he is very sweet and smart and obeys well. He loves cookies. He does well on a leash. Please don't overlook this cute sweetheart. He has no interest aand WILL be killed any day. Please open your heart and gome to save this sweet cutie boy. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-16-00221Odin (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Abused/Neglected 

    Odin is a 70#, 5 year old, Diabetic, neutered male. His previous owner passed away and Odin needs rescue ASAP before he is euthanized. Odin's previous owner kept him in a kennel for 16+ hours a day and did not give him any mental stimulation, exercise, or socialization. Odin is clumsy and happy as can be to cuddle and play with toys. A trainer evaluated him and said that Odin will be easily trained as he can be redirected with no problem. Currently, he barks at males and has some minor separation anxiety. He doesn't love going into his kennel but again, the trainer said this would be easy to work out. He is very good when getting his insulin ... (Read More)shots and perfect when we go on walks. Let me know if you have any questions. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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KELSEY RISHER 205-936-9748

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-15-00268Trigger (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED soon at high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. 5 month old sweet boy longing for someone to love him. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-15-00039Max (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult


    Max was dumped at a high kill shelter after 6 years of being a loyal dog to his family. Max is sweet and loving and he is confused why he is at a scary place. Max's very life is at risk and his tomorrow is not a guarantee. If you would like to help save Max, by fostering or fostering to adopt him, please reach out for information.

     Animal Location:

city high kill shelter
Cook County Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-15-00009Senior Mol (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult


    This pretty and sad girl found herself at a high kill shelter where her very life is at risk. She would like to leave the shelter alive.If you would like to help save her life by fostering or fostering to adopt her, please reach out for information.

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city hugh kill shelter
Cook County Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-14-00478Tokyo (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Tokyo has been waiting for someone to notice him and pick him before he is killed. He could disappear any day... he is very sweet and smart and obeys well. He loves cookies. He does well on a leash. Please don't overlook this cute sweetheart. He has no interest aand WILL be killed any day. Please open your heart and gome to save this sweet cutie boy. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-14-00226Syryp (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts this sweet treat. Syryp is easy to walk on a leash and is good with handling. She loves to be petted. she is a pocket size girl.. small. You can pet her all over. She takes treats gently. She is such a sweet girl as her name implies. Please consider saving this sweet girl's life before she is killed. She could be killed any day here. They don't get very long here. Her time is very short... Please consider opening your heart and home to save this sweet cutie pie before it's too late and she is killed. . Fostering is free of charge and ... (Read More)everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area please consider saving her life before she is killed. (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-14-00211Morrissey (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Morrissey is just such a sweet lovebug!! He likes to chill and be by you. He likes to snuggle. He will try to get in your lap and he loves belly rubs. He takes treats gently and is just a great bon. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Please consider fostering or adopting this lovebug. He is begging? Will you be his hero? Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-14-00123Scooby (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Scooby is a sweet and lovable two-year-old, 57-pound, Pit Bull Terrier/American Bulldog-mix looking for a loving guardian. Scooby knows the commands sit, down, paw, other paw and takes treats very gently from your fingers. He is great in the car, and wonderful on leashed walks. He is also housebroken as well as crate-trained. Scooby is a very happy, goofy, playful boy who is extremely friendly with people. He loves every human he meets. And, he is good with most other dogs. Because he still enthusiastically jumps up on people, he's probably best in a home without small children and with someone willing to continue his training. He does ... (Read More)tend to bond strongly with one person in the home - usually male - and can guard them. For that reason, he is looking for someone willing to continue his training and who doesn't mind crating Scooby when necessary to keep him safe. To meet and possibly foster/adopt Scooby, please contact Joanne at 630-231-6860 or Sue at sjsindelar@gmail.com or 630-964-8535. Scooby is healthy, neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm-tested. His adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Cry For Help Rescue. He is currently being kenneled in West Chicago, Illinois and would love to get out of the kennel and into a loving home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-13-00590Chance (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    DYERSBURG, IN I can't imagine what it feels like to believe no one wants you. My heart breaks for Chance. This is what he must believe. This is his third time at Dyersburg. He was originally dumped by his owner back in December. I tried for weeks to place him with no luck. Finally he was adopted only to be picked up as a stray a couple weeks later. Again he sat for weeks and I couldn't place him. Adopted again. And again, picked up as a stray. Here he sits. No one is coming. He looks completed defeated and it crushes me. He is still wearing the little blue collar we put on him back in December--the only thing he has that is his. He deserves ... (Read More)to know he matters. That this isn't all there is. Dyersburg is full and I'm worried about him. I promised him I wouldn't let him down. Chance is about a year old and hw negative. Transport available. Please help me keep my promise to him. TDavis (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-13-00226Libby (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Libby is a 1 yr. old in search of a forever family. She loves living life to the fullest. If you are looking for a friendly addition to your family and would like to meet Libby you can find an on-line application at www.digsk9.org. Libby is fully Vetted and microchipped. Please be no more then 75 miles from Joliet IL where she is being fostered.

 Adoption Fee: $325.00 Animal Location:

Grahamville Rescue
Will County Joliet, IL 60435 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-12-00285Olivia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    FOSTER OR ADOPTER NEEDED!! Sweet loving Olivia is needing a new foster or adopter. She is a year and a half old. She is trained, housetrained, up to date on shots, great with children (even small ones) and loves to go for walks. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided.

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Rescue group
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-12-00282Bishop (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Sweet Bishop is longing for someone to save him. He looks to have had a home ear crop job but that doesn't affect the love he has to give. He needs an amazing hero to step up and save him before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-11-00499Valerie (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Valerie aka Miss Personality! You can see by her pictures, she was clearly used from breeding more than once. We promised her that her momma days are over and its now all about her to find her forever home! She is a complete joy to be around and will be sure to put a smile on your face!

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-08-00506Syrup (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED very SOON at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts this sweet treat. Syryp is easy to walk on a leash and is good with handling. She loves to be petted. she is a pocket size girl.. small. You can pet her all over. She takes treats gently. She is such a sweet girl as her name implies. Please consider saving this sweet girl's life before she is killed. She could be killed any day here. They don't get very long here. Please consider. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area please consider saving her life before ... (Read More)she is killed. (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-08-00295Morrissey (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Morrissey is just such a sweet lovebug!! He likes to chill and be by you. He likes to snuggle. He will try to get in your lap and he loves belly rubs. He takes treats gently and is just a great bon. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Please consider fostering or adopting this lovebug. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-07-00355Vinnie (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    This is my boy Vinnie. He is about 2 1/2 years old and is a 70lb lap dog. He is black and white with one blue and one brown eye. He will bark and jump for a few minutes then settles down and loves to cuddle and watch tv. Especially Pitbulls and Parolees. His best friend is a 10lb Shih-Tzu and he loves to play. Fenced yard is best and he loves to go to the park and for walks. He is potty/crate trained and knows 'cage'/'sit'/'cookie/'potty' etc. I moved in to help my elderly parents. My mom is recovering from Cancer and my dad is losing his sight and memory (Alzheimer's) and both are unsteady on their feet. If he bumps or leans against ... (Read More)them they will topple over. I have surgery next week and will be laid up for up to 2 months. He needs someone that understands him. He's a lover, think's he's a lap dog, backs down from little dogs and cats when he just wants to love them. He likes to burrow under his blanket and sleep, also likes to stretch out with you on the couch or in bed. He does excellent with his castle (cage). He is micro-chipped so that would need to be switched over and just needs a new rabies vaccination. I'm asking for $150 or best offer and can come with his cage if needed. He just needs more love and attention then I can give him due to our health issues. He loves kids too. Please help me find a good home for my baby. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Rockton, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-06-00554Oliver (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED very soon at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts me. I'm a sweet dog looking and longing for someone who will truly love me. I like to be petted. I will even sit on your lap and I like to give sweet kisses. I am a good dog who is very easy to handle.I have no issues with people handling me all over. I'm easy to leash up. I love treats. I'm a loveable guy longing for a chance at life. They say I could be killed any day here at this high kill shelter. Please consider saving me. I need someone. Someone very soon I hear them say. Please don't let them kill me!? Fostering is free of charge and ... (Read More)everything is provided within a 99 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-06-00548Simon (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED very soon at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts me. I'm a sweet dog looking and longing for someone who will truly love me. I like to be petted. I am a great dog and take treats gently.I have no issues with people handling me. I even let volunteers pick me up and I'm easy to leash up. I love treats. I'm a loveable guy longing for a chance at life. They say I could be killed any day here at this high kill shelter. Please consider saving me. I need someone. Someone very soon I hear them say. Please don't let them kill me!? Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided within a 99 ... (Read More)mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-05-00400Tonka (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Saved from an abandoned apartment in New York, these two could really use some help finding their forever home. Thank you to everyone who helped on their journey to Chicago. Tonka 3 years old and Bruno 2 years old are mother and son. They are now spayed and neutered and up to date on shots. They are so sweet and would just appreciate some love and attention. We will adopt separately, but ideally our goal is to keep this pair together. Please share these adorable pups and let's find them a family willing to open their home and hearts ե

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Tarzan's Safe Haven
McHenry County Fox River Grove, IL MAP IT!

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Deborah 630-901-6801

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-04-00363Chase (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet adoptable Chase! Chase is a 1.5 year old male pitbull terrier who is just the sweetest thing around. He loves everyone he meets, but is also a big dopey puppy who is working on his manners to be the very best companion! Chase is so smart and very eager to please his people. He knows sit, down, roll over, and is potty and crate trained. He's also currently in a foster home with other pups and enjoys playing with them or going on a long walk. If you are interested in having Chase join your family, please email bowwowrevolution@gmail.com!

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Bow Wow Revolution
Cook County Chicago, IL 60630 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-04-00361Yoda (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    https://www.facebook.com/julia.brassal/posts/10210292277757516 Hello. My name is Julia and I'm doing everything I can to help this dog. He is an owner surrender that is being held at my vets office/kennels in Joliet. He has been there for 2 months. The doctor tried giving him a second chance but seems no one is coming to his rescue and he is not being put out there or shown. This breaks my heart knowing that someone needs him as much as he needs them but needs to be the only animal for now and needs the right fit. He is only a year old and such a sweet dog. I've emailed and messaged every pit bull rescue I can think of with no responses. ... (Read More)I do understand that there are so many unwanted animals and it is hard but since no one is really helping to get this dog out of this situation, I'm stepping up and trying everyone. The doctor will be euthanizing him very soon I fear since he has been in the kennel for 2 months. Please pass his info on and he is literally on his last few days. Essington Rd Animal Hospital 815-439-2323 (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Will County Joliet, IL 60435 MAP IT!

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Kelly Dr Adam 1815-439-2323

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-03-00517Bison (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Bison! Bison hasnt had the best past few months. He came in SEPTEMBER at just a few months old as an abuse case. Due to court, he had to be held all this time. He is now officially ours and we feel we owe him all the months he missed as he grew up here in a kennel for most of his puppy-hood. This sweet boy is now around 9 months old and still all puppy! He is sweet and loving, he loves to have out time where he cant play with toys, sit pretty for treats, and play with other dogs! He is a boxer/pittie mix and is now around 50 pounds. He is a short and stocky boy. Lets help this sweet puppy by making up for his missed childhood and find ... (Read More)him a forever home! (Less)

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-02-00196Zoey (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Zoey is a rednose pit bull. She is energetic and has alot of energy when she first sees people. She gets excited but as soon as she gets out of her system she is all good. She is great with kids. My one daughter and her are the best of friends. Zoey likes to believe she is a human she eats when we eat she sleeps when we sleep with a pillow and blanket. If we get up she gets up with us. She loves to go in the car. Sometimes she had to b at the window other times she will sit in her seat belt. She is up to date on shots and has a heartworm preventative pill every 6 months.

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Shelby County Stewardson, IL MAP IT!

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Jessica Doty 2176901883

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-02-00168Tank (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    NOT GOOD WITH LITTLE DOGS!!

 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-02-00154Wilson (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-01-00453Valentino (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Valentino! At first glance, you'd think this little man is about 3-4 months because of how small he is. But hes actually about 7 months old and the sweetest puppy! He came in as a stray in not the best condition, being very emaciated. He is currently in foster care working on gaining weight and getting to know the good life! He tested well with other dogs and cats! He is a bit afraid of other dogs at first but once he feels comfortable, hes ready to play! He is such a sweet young man and love to give kisses.

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-03-01-00384Eli Jones (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter. Foster or adopter NEEDED ASAP. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

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Animal Welfare League
Chicago, IL 60415 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-26-00323Monster (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Obese 

    Moved to a townhouse from a single family home and can longer provide the freedom that the dog needs

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McHenry County cary, IL 60013 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-24-00381Penquin (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Penquin is very friendly, easy to handle and likes treats. Poor Penquin came into the shelter with his buddy Silly and they nothave need rescue. Please consider saving one or both. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-23-00409Enzo (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts sweet Enzo. He loves to be pet and play and sits for treats. He is a sweet dog that is good with handling. He is wondering if there is anyone out there who will save him?? He loves to play ball and is affectionate. He had great ears!! He's a cutie. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late and he is killed. Please consider helping her room be able to live out his life. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-23-00390Broccoli (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Broccoli is super sweet affectionate 4 months old puppy. She loves to play with her toys and loves being petted. she is easy to leash up and good with handling. She is a hilarious girl who is sure to be a good companion and buddy. She sits for treats. She is such a sweet lovebug. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late and she is killed. Please consider helping her room be abke to live out her life. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-23-00297Piper (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Poor Piper is in DESPERATE need of someone to save her before she is killed. She is such a lovebug. She is easy to leash up and she knows sit and she likes to play. She found a buddy out in the play yand (a stuffed animal toy) and she kept herself entertained with it. She was content throwing it herself but was not possessive of it when volunteer picked it up . She is a very sweet girl longing for someone to love her. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. ... (Read More)Volunteers are willing to help with transport (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-23-00278Tokyo (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Tokyo has been waiting for someone to notice him and pick him before he is killed. He could disappear any day... he is very sweet and smart and obeys well. He loves cookies. He does well on a leash. Please don't overlook this cute sweetheart. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-21-00656Enzo (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts sweet Enzo. He loves to be pet and play and sits for treats. He is a sweet dog that is good with handling. He is wondering if there is anyone out there who will save him?? He loves to play ball and is affectionate. He had great ears!! He's a cutie. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late and he is killed. Please consider helping her room be able to live out his life. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-21-00651Broccoli (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Broccoli is super sweet affectionate 4 months old puppy. She loves to play with her toys and loves being petted. she is easy to leash up and good with handling. She is a hilarious girl who is sure to be a good companion and buddy. She sits for treats. She is such a sweet lovebug. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late and she is killed. Please consider helping her room be abke to live out her life. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-21-00117Johnny (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Johnny! He is a big boy and an even bigger baby. He is a silly and sweet boy. His favorite place to hang out is right under your legs. We dont know much about his past but we assured him he will have the best future and know nothing but love! Please dont let him be overlooked. He also tested well with other animals!

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-20-00557Johanna (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Johanna is such a love. She is super sweet and calm and gentle. She allows you to leash her up with no problems. She obviously was used for her puppies and then her puppies were taken away from her and sheverything is full of milk and has to be missing her babies. She is easy to handle and has no issues with handling. So calm and gentle. She takes treats gently and knows sit. She is super skinny. She needs a safe place to call hime. Can you foster or adopt her to save her life? Please consider. Fostering is free of charge and ... (Read More)everything is provided within a 90 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. (Less)

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-17-00492Fiona (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her soon. Super sweet dog who is longing for a companion. She loves to be pet and will even sit on your lap. She is a little over a year and a half old. She knows basic commands and knows sit. She is good with handling and good on a leash. She likes other dogs. Please consider saving this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport . In order to foster must live within 90 miles of Chicago.

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-16-00479Bitsie (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Poor Bitsie appears to have been neglected as she is very skinny. She's pocket sized and is a bundle of joy. She loves to be pet. She is easy to leash up and is good with handling. She does well with other dogs. She had no issues with handling. She is all tail wags and takes treats gently. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided within a 90 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-16-00231Jamie (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Poor Jamie is such a sweet dog despite all she's been through. She was severely neglected and is working on gaining weight. She is a gentle girl who loves to he pet and likes to lean in for pets. She is easy to handle and does well on a leash and is alo good with other dogs. She takes treats gently and knows sit. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late and she is killed. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-15-00500Orla (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT WILL BE KILLED at a high kill shelter unless very soon unless someone fosters or adopts sweet Orla. Sweet loving girl who is longing for someone to love her! She is good with handling. She is good with other dogs. She is so sweet and loves her head to be pet. She knows sit and she lives to play fetch. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport.

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-14-00096Chino (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Not Good with Cats 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    *ANDERSON, IN* Look at that face!! This 10 year old quiet, timid guy was brought into the shelter as a stray back in October and has been scared here ever since. He is declining quickly. He needs a quiet home and if you have another dog, they need to be calm and easy going. He's a very good boy and he'd make a perfect valentine. Please consider being Chino's hero.

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-13-00207Suzy (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Suzy is 4 years old and so sweet. She came to use as a stray when she was around 10 months old and we have had her for 3 1/2 years. She loves to cuddle and play with toys, balls, and ropes. She can sit, shake, and high five. She is housebroken and can be left inside during the work day with no accidents. She has never destroyed any furniture or things except her own toys. She loves attention, but is not great with young children. She has never been aggressive to older children or adults (by the picture, you can see she tolerated a silly with no problem), but has growled at unpredictable toddlers. We have very young children and ... (Read More)really do not want to consider rehoming her, but feel it is best for her and us at this time. We love Suzy so much and want her to go to a good home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Williamson County Herrin, IL MAP IT!

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Jenny Vaughn 6188891711

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-12-00029Rocco (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Rocco is a one year old red nose pitbull. He is potty trained, gets along with kids and little dogs and loves to cuddle and run. We love Rocco so much but don't have a place of our own and our parents don't want him in the house. He's 'too much work'. It hurts us to do this but we have no choice. We are looking for someone to love our puppy and give him a good loving warm and safe home.

     Animal Location:

DuPage County Hanover park, IL MAP IT!

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Alexie Corral 6305234012

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-08-00120Peanut (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    *PEANUT NEEDS A NEW FOSTER OR AN ADOPTER* Peanut had been with the same person since she was 7 weeks old, but her owner passed away several months ago. This girl spent months in boarding and is finally in a foster home, but they are moving and likely cannot bring her with. Her heart aches for a forever home. She is 7-1/2 years young, up to date on vaccinations, spayed, house-trained, crate-trained but prefers not to be (she's an angel left out), walks wonderful on leash and is a girl looking to be the only furry heart in the home. Limited interactions with other dogs as well as socialization. Does best with a submission, non-assertive dog ... (Read More)her own size or bigger as she has fear-based responses to those that are insistent to entering her space. It should be on her terms. No cats or small kids as Peanut is not used to them. LOVES to play ball and lounge in her soft bed as the sun drifts over her. Enjoys outdoor adventures where she can smell her way to new and interesting places. Shy upon initial meet n greet but warms up quickly. (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-06-00181Jo (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Senior


    Jo is a lovely old lady. She enjoys the company of other dogs and does super great with kids.

     Animal Location:

A Little R&R Animal Sanctuary Inc
Kane County Elgin, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-06-00180Peaches (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Peaches is a wonderful pitty mix. She sometimes goes to work with her foster mom and is a very good girl.

     Animal Location:

A Little R&R Animal Sanctuary Inc
Kane County Elgin, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-04-00137  (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Health: Needs to be Spayed 

    
 Adoption Fee: $25.00 Animal Location:

Saline County RALEIGH, IL MAP IT!

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Debbie DeArmon 6189266779

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-03-00048Polly (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    Polly is a sweet and friendly girl who is currently at a high kill shelter, Polly is extremely urgent, meaning that she can be euthanized any day. Polly would like a chance to live, but she needs a foster or adopter to make it out of the shelter, If you can help save Polly, please reach out for more information.

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city high kill shelter
Cook County Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-01-00255Lola (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    I am being evicted from my home in less than 2 weeks. I am trying to place Lola along with her son, Chase. I have no where else to live and my dogs are my life and I want them taken good care of. Please help.

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Will County Lockport, IL MAP IT!

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Brittany Dergenski 708-821-6764

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-31-00295Jojo (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Female Dogs Only, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Jojo is a pitbull, about 3 years old as of November. He was found abandoned & I took him in as a foster over a year ago. I had him neutered & he is up to date on shots and preventive medications. Jojo is very sweet and friendly & loves to cuddle. He doesn't realize how big he is (around 70 lbs) & tries to sit on your lap. He is great with people & kids, and is housebroken. He walks on a leash fairly well....he does get excited and pull at times. He has had no issues with my female dog. My male dog however does not accept him so I am hoping to find a home where Jojo can be loved unconditionally.

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Vermilion County Westville, IL MAP IT!

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Kristin Marriage 217-260-2665

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-31-00117Kenobi (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    **KENOBI IS AT A HIGH KILL SHELTER AND NEEDS A FOSTER OR ADOPTER TO SAVE HIS LIFE.** Location Chicago. Kenobi came in as a stray. He is microchipped, but no one has come for him. Kenobi is a wise jedi master. In his cage he seems a little unsure at times, will let out a litty worry bark, but then come up front to say hi. I had no problem leashing up Kenobi and he was more than excited to go outside. When some other dogs were barking at him, he would give a little bark back, but the move on. Once Kenobi and I got outside, he relieved himself. I believe he is likely house trained. Kenobi was easy on leash, even though eager to be outside and ... (Read More)explore. He smelled around a bit then came over and let me pet him. Kenobi is well trained on basic manners. He knows sit and gave paw. It was clear someone loved him at some point the way he seemed eager to please his handler. Kenobi is a noble dog gifted in the ways of the force. (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-31-00025Red and Sophia (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Sophia and Red and fun, sweet and lovable two-year-old, best friend, 60-pound, female and male terrier-mixes looking for a loving guardian - preferably together. These wonderful dogs know the command sit and take treats extremely gently from your fingers. While Red is the snugglier of the two, and full of kisses, Sophia is the more playful and toy-loving. Red is a low-rider; while Sophia is a little taller. They grew up in a home with a single mom and her six children ranging in age from one-year-old to 14. So, they are incredibly well-socialized and easy-going. When their care became too much for the woman, she decided to let them go. ... (Read More)These dogs great in the car and lovely on leashed walks. After they settle in to a new home and get on a regular schedule, they are housebroken as well as crate-trained. Sophia loves to play ball and Red loves playing with Sophia. They rough house and wrestle together, but it's all in fun. To meet and possibly adopt Sophia and Red, please contact Joanne at 630-231-6860 or Sue at sjsindelar@gmail.com or 630-964-8535. They are both extremely healthy, spayed/neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm-tested. Their adoption fee of $250 each or $300 as a pair, benefits the rescued pets of Cry For Help Rescue. They are currently being kenneled in West Chicago, Illinois and would love to get out of the kennel and into a loving home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-27-00199Athena (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Athena is a 1 year old pocket pitty. She is approx 45 lbs and super friendly. She loves to cuddle and have her belly rubbed. She has one ear that sticks straight up and the other flops down giving her a super cute, dorky appearance.

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Jackson County CARBONDALE, IL MAP IT!

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Olivia Donnel

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-25-00548Howard (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED VERY SOON at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Sweet Howard is begging... in his eyes for a loving home. Super sweet dog who is good with handling, takes treats gently and knows sit. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Must live within 90 miles of Chicago to foster.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-25-00191mia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    
 Adoption Fee: $50.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County rockford, IL 61107 MAP IT!

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terry unger 8153910249

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-24-00403Roxy (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-24-00346Logan (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    This pup was found on January 18th running around Logan Square. He is brown and black brindle with white spots. He is around 60 pounds but can definitely use to gain some weight. He is very sweet, but nervous, especially around men. He is crate trained, knows basic commands, and is overall a very sweet boy.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL 60647 MAP IT!

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Ksenia Chernova

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Animal ID: A373735PIglet (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Piglet weights between 50-60 lbs. He's nice boy.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4116

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Animal ID: A373203Fester (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Fester weighs about 50lbs and is nice boy. ADopt him. All dogs that are adopted from WCAS are spayed or neutered, microchipped, up-to-date on shots includings the rabies shot, heartworm tested, given a flea preventative, and dewormed.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4116

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Animal ID: A374371Brownie (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Brownie is about 3 years old and came to WCAS as a stray. She weighs about 45-50 lbs.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4116

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Animal ID: A374303Lug (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Lug is about 5 years old and weighs about 55-60 lbs.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4116

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Animal ID: A374029Smiley (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Smiley is a male pitbull mix that came to WCAS as a stray. He's about 55 lbs and is gray brindle.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4116

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-19-00341Nero (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Nero! This dude is as handsome and perfect as they come! She loves to run and play with his toys. He also thinks he is a lap dog as hell crawl right up on you for cuddles. He is such a sweet soul. We dont know anything about his past but we told him wed be sure to help him have a bright future! He tested well with dogs and cats. We believe him to be around 5 years old

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-19-00334Hibachi (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Hibachi! You may remember that sweet face as he came to us a few months back as an abuse case with several stab wounds and possible strangulation all over. He was able to spend some time in a home where we learned he would do better in a more laid back home with adults only as he adjusts to learning how great life could be! We also learned how amazing of a dog he is despite all hes been through! He is potty trained, knows all his basic manners and listens very well! Please help us find this boy the perfect home to show him how great life is!

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-17-00529Joanie (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Joanie is a super sweet, beautiful and lovable, two-year-old, 60-pound, blue fawn and white Pit Bull Terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. Joanie is full of kisses and tail wags. She loves to play ball and hang out in her dog bed to chew pig ears. She is great in the car, and wonderful on leashed walks. She is also housebroken as well as crate-trained. Joanie looks to have been discarded by her family right after she had a litter of puppies. She was lucky to have found rescue. She seems just fine with other dogs when introduced appropriately. To meet and possibly adopt Joanie, please contact Joanne at 630-231-6860 or Sue at ... (Read More)sjsindelar@gmail.com or 630-964-8535. Joanie is very healthy, spayed, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm-tested. Her adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Cry For Help Rescue. She is currently being kenneled in West Chicago, Illinois and would love to get out of the kennel and into a loving home. She is a volunteer favorite at the rescue. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-17-00489Tego (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Tego is a sweet and lovable three-year-old, 60-pound, blue fawn and white Pit Bull Terrier with a bowling ball-sized head and a cropped tail looking for a loving guardian. Tego knows the commands sit and down, and would love to learn more. He is great in the car and sits nicely in the back seat. He is wonderful on leashed walks. He appears to be housebroken as well as crate-trained. Tego is very playful and fun; he loves balls and toys, but is best with the solid indestructible ones! He appears to be just fine with the other dogs at the kennel. He was found wandering in the suburbs with another dog and they were never claimed by their ... (Read More)original family. To meet and possibly adopt Tego, please contact Sue at sjsindelar@gmail.com or 630-964-8535. Tego is healthy, neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm-tested. His adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Cry For Help Rescue. He is currently being kenneled in West Chicago, Illinois and would love to get out of the kennel and into a loving home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-17-00404Smiley (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Gentlemen, start your engines - Smiley is on the track and ready to run! This 18 month old goofball pittie mix just has to have some greyhound in him - he's off like a shot whenever he gets the chance. Smiley arrived at ACL as a stray, and so far, he thinks being here is great! To be fair, Smiley thinks everything is great - he loves people and toys, and he'd rather play with you than do anything else. Smiley is good with some other big, playful dogs, but his energy is just too much for cats and small dogs. Smiley doesn't have a lot of manners, so he's still jumpy and a big knucklehead, but his heart's in the right place. With some regular ... (Read More)exercise and basic training, Smiley is going to be the perfect pet for an active family who wants a great dog to be their dog their partner in crime. He'll do best with kids 12 and up because of his high energy (and high jumps!) Come meet Smiley today! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak Park, IL 60304 MAP IT!

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Gabrielle Zenoni 7088488155

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-17-00330Aspen (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 

    **ASPEN WAS FOUND CHAINED TO A CAR AND BROUGHT TO A HIGH KILL SHELTER. SHE NEEDS A TEMPORARY FOSTER OR FOREVER ADOPTER TO SAVE HER LIFE.** Must live within a couple hours of Chicago. Aspen is not just a pretty face, she's really friendly too! She immediately jumped up on her handlers lap for snuggles. She met and male and female dog and was a bit more easy going with the male, but seemed to do well with both. She was fine with handling feet, teeth, ears, coat. Took treats gently, not interested in toys, let us take a bone from her while she was eating it and continued eating during the food bowl test. Sweet Aspen was found chained to a ... (Read More)car, obviously with no food or shelter. Thankfully, the police confiscated her. She now NEEDS OUT!! Aspen comes with a lifetime of free behavior support! Please come rescue this gorgeous girl!! ACP (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-16-00128RJ (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-15-00059Tank (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $75 Animal Location:

Will County Joliet, IL MAP IT!

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Cathryn Westbrooks 8153423207

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-14-00120Ziggy (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    EXTREMELY URGENT WILL BE KILLED SOON unless a foster or adopter steps forward. Poor Ziggy was dumped at the high kill shelter because her 'owners' got a new dog. She is so sad. She doesn't deserve a death sentence. She is a great dog! She is loving and fun. She loves to be pet all over. She is affectionate and she will even sit on your lap and give you kisses. She is so friendly and sweet. He is good with handling. She did well on a leash and knows sit and hold. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

Contact:
847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-11-00287Loki and Liith (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs Vaccinations 

    One male (Loki) and one female(lilith) both brindle pups, born September 25, really need their own homes

 Adoption Fee: $75 Animal Location:

Vermilion County Hoopeston, IL MAP IT!

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Jerry Dalton 2175978047

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-11-00274Diamond (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Diamond is a female Pitt bull terrier: She is Gray and white, loves attention.

 Adoption Fee: 50$ Animal Location:

Cook County Maywood, IL 60153 MAP IT!

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Mary Wesley 708-890-3390

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-11-00004Brocx (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Brocx is a very loving , caring dog. I've had him since he was 5 weeks he is now almost 3 years old with a birthday of march 15, 2014. He is very active and enjoys kids he loves playing and running around. I've always treated him as a baby but I no longer have enough time for him with me being in school for nursing and now working full time.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Will County Joliet, IL MAP IT!

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Terresha Peten 7792790606

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Animal ID: A370876Dots (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Dots loves to play with the Frisbee. She really loves to chew on it and run around with it. In her cage, she seems quiet and afraid but ask someone to take her out and you will find she comes out of her shell. Dots weighs about 40lbs. Give her a chance!

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Illinois

Contact:
Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A373038Chip (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Chip weighs just over 50lbs. Loves to play outside. will be neutered before he goes home.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Illinois

Contact:
Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A373699Curly (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Curly was enjoying his day outside playing in the play yard at the shelter. He's a spunky 9 month puppy and appears to be very smart. Curly weighs around 40 lbs and will get a little bigger. Come and meet him!

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Illinois

Contact:
Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A369195Apollo (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Very High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    This tail-waggin boy is willing to learn and will focus on the handler with the right motivation. Loves treats! Loves to smile! He's a pretty happy boy! Come and meet him! He weighs around 65lbs.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Illinois

Contact:
Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A370565Angel (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Very High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Angel is a very outgoing and energetic girl. Angel already sits and will lay down when lured with a treat. Angel would love to go to training and learn some basic commands. Loves to play with tennis ball and does pretty good with fetch using a two-ball system. She's tall and weighs close to 60lbs.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Illinois

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A372862Zane (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Very athletic and would love daily walks. Weighs about 50lbs. Zane is about 1-1/2 years old and would loves to go to training with you.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A372471Dasher (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Dasher is a high energy girl who could benefit from some basic training. She would require daily walks. Dog introduction required.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A372230Blake (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Blake is about 77 lbs of power. He's energetic and sometimes doesn't realize how strong he is. I think he thinks he's a little energetic puppy. He's learned how to sit while at the shelter.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A305903Mufasa (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered 

    Mufasa is a 5 year old gray brindle mix with moderate energy. He know 'sit' and seems to know 'shake' as well. Come meet this boy!

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Donna Apgar 815-319-4100

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-06-00041Milli (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy


    Blue pit , female , spayed . She is a big baby loves attention . Needs a loving home w fenced in yard . She doesn't like the cold or heat she's an inside girl . Very loving . Pure breed . Just turned 1 yrs old . We all work and she's home alone .. House broken .

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Sangamon County Auburn, IL MAP IT!

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Kayla Ryan 217-816-6267

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-05-00379Howard (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    Howard is a sweet,friendly dog who found himself in a high kill shelter. Howard would love to have another chance at life. His days are limited though, at the crowded city shelter. He could be euthanized soon if no one comes forward to help foster or adopt him. If you would like to help Howard, please reach out for information.

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high kill city shelter
Cook County Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-05-00376Sophie (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    I am a loyal and loving dog and need someone to love me and be my lifelong friend. I have lived around kids my whole life and am very protective of my famoily. I tend to be alert and get anxious around strangers. Once I am comfortable around you there is nothing you need to worry about. I am potty trained and love to go for swims and hikes and will play fetch for hours if you're up for it! At first glance I may look like I'm mean or dangerous but give me the chance to meet you and trust you and I will show you I am a great loyal friend.

 Adoption Fee: $40 Animal Location:

Kane County carpentersville, IL MAP IT!

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Mariela Islas 2244002295

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Animal ID: 17-01-03-00357Silence (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    THE REASON WHY WE NAME HIM SILENCE IS BECAUSE HE IS QUIET HE DOESN'T BARK MUCH UNLESS SOMEONE IS AT THE DOOR. SILENCE DOES NOT LIKE AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR HE BECOMES TERRIFIED. SILENCE GIVES OFF THIS APPEARANCES AS A MALE ALPHA BUT HE IS REALLY A TIMID CREATURE MASKED BY HIS APPEARNCE. THE IDEAL HOME FOR SILENCE: LOVING HOME WITH OR WITHOUT KIDS, A PLACE TO RETREAT (PREFEBLY A KENNEL) WINDOWS TO LOOK OUTSIDE, SOMETHING SOFT TO LAY AND/OR SIT ON, FRESH WATER AND FEEDINGS TWICE A DAY AND PLENTY OF DOG TREATS AND DOG CHEWING TOYS (ANTLERS, KING KONG BRANDS ECT..).

     Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Tracey Harris 773-552-2055

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-03-00269Sweetheart (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters her very soon. Sweetheart is super sweet and loving. She is all tail wags and kisses. She takes treats gently and is great with other dogs. She was used for her puppies and then discarded at a very high kill shelter. She is very emancipated from not having enough food. Every bone in her body was showing but she is gaining weight now with proper food. She appears to have had a rough life but she is super sweet and just wants love and comfort. Look at her eyes. She is begging. Is there anyone who can save her? Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. ... (Read More)Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area. Must live within 80 miles of Chicago to foster. (Less)

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-03-00234Emma (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very High Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    Emma is a 5-yr old very sweet pitbull (will turn 6 in spring 2017), the only one of a big nest who never found a permanent home. We want to give her the life she deserves. She is very energetic and needs a lot of attention & exercise. She must be an only dog but can get along with cats. She would thrive in a home with a big enclosed yard to run around in and with people who can spend a lot of time with her.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Minku Sharma 312-213-2786

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Animal ID: 17-001Layla (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Male Dogs Only, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Layla is an adorable sweet girl around 2 years old. She has been fully vetted, up to date on vaccines and mirco chipped. Layla would need to meet other dogs in the home for she can be picky on who she accepts. Currently males are better than females. Layla loves to cuddle, go for walks, ride in the car and hang out with toys at home. She would be a great family member to a loving family.

 Adoption Fee: $275 Animal Location:

Lake County Antioch, IL 60002 MAP IT!

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Joni Goodmann 224-425-0517

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-02-00376  (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult


    
 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Jefferson County Mt. Vernon, IL MAP IT!

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James Mandrell 618-731-6201

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-01-00087Brock (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Super sweet loving dog who walks great on a leash and he loves to play ball. He is calm and gentle. He does great with other dogs.. please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Fosters must be within 80 mile radius of Chicago. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-01-00063Howard (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Super sweet dog who is good with handling, takes treats gently and knows sit. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Must live within 80 miles of Chicago to foster.

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-31-00250omega (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    
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Peoria County bartonville, IL MAP IT!

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kristi suits 217-820-7857

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-31-00112Festivus (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult


    Extremely urgent will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Super sweet dog longing for a chance at living in a happy loving home. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before he is killed. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-31-00108Lady (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. SWEET Lady is such a doll. She is gentle and calm and good with hablding. You can pet her all over even touch her teeth and paws and she does great on a leash she just wants to be close to you and will sit by your side. She is a very loyal companion. She knows sit. She recently had puppies but was abandoned at the shelter without them. She was just used for her puppies. She is good with other dogs. She is so sad at the shelter please help save her. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and ... (Read More)everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area (Less)

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-31-00099Mistletoe (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Super sweet calm gentle loving affectionate dog longing for a chance at having a loving home. She takes treats gently and has no issues with handling. You can pet her all over. She is a great dog. Please consider saving this sweetheart before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-30-00542Maggy (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. She is a sweet little momma who was dumped after having puppies. Super sweet and gentle dog. She loves to give tail wags. Easy to put on a leash and walks well on leash. She has no issues with handling. She is good with other dogs. You can pet her all over. Please consider saving this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-30-00131Odie (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Abused/Neglected 

    I am a tan and white male 11 month old pitbull mix baby I was kept in a cage my whole life so far till now I'm very loving and smart I know sit and give paw just need someone to love me back.

 Adoption Fee: $75.00 Animal Location:

McHenry County wonderlake, IL 60097 MAP IT!

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Cheryl Claar 8157289428

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-29-00231Mary (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    
 Adoption Fee: $75 Animal Location:

St. Clair County Belleville, IL MAP IT!

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Amber Green 6186989827

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-21-00488  (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult


    
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Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Jeremy Walker 8727022274

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-20-00383Grier (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Grier! 2 yrs old Approx. 40 lbs. Grier is a beautiful, sweet girl! She was rescued from Tenn. where it is illegal for her to be adopted. Even though pit bulls sometimes get a bad rap, Grier is nothing like those dogs. She has been a complete lady from the moment she has been here. Grier is as sweet as her pictures look. She is a gentle girl who loves to cuddle on the couch or in bed. She's a great medium size and would be a wonderful addition to a family. She likes all the people she meets and gets along with the small and large dogs that she lives with. Grier is housebroken and walks well on a leash. She is learning basic ... (Read More)commands while in her foster home. Her foster mom can't say enough good things about her. Our standard adoption fee is $295 cash or check and $300 credit card ($5 processing fee). It includes spay/neuter when age appropriate at our participating vets, age appropriate core vaccinations, fecal testing, deworming, flea and tick preventative,1st vet visit at one of our participating vets, and micro-chipping. We must have an application, conduct a phone interview, and meet your entire family to approve an adoption. Please email safehavendogsIL@yahoo.com for an application or additional details. Please note that the breeds and sizes posted in this biography are educated best guesses and are not guaranteed. Please consider becoming a foster home while you search for your new best friend. We need foster homes - pounds are overflowing with puppies and adult dogs that are at-risk and need help. We can only rescue as many as we have foster home commitments. Fostering is a rewarding experience for your family. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $295 Animal Location:

Safe Haven Dog Rescue
Kane County Elburn, IL 60119 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-20-00382Dexter (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Dexter!! Lab/Pit Bull mix Dexter is a very, very affectionate young man. He is a bundle of energy and loves to play! He doesn't understand why he hasn't been adopted yet, he hears that it could be because he is part Pit, but he doesn't even know what that means! He knows basic commands like sit, stay, and wait and would love a family that will continue to teach him, he is eager to learn! He is a goofy boy that also loves to chew on antlers and has learned that these are his to chew. If you are looking for a smart boy that wants to please...check out Dexter! Our standard adoption fee is $295 cash or check and $300 credit card ($5 ... (Read More)processing fee). It includes spay/neuter when age appropriate at our participating vets, age appropriate core vaccinations, fecal testing, deworming, flea and tick preventative,1st vet visit at one of our participating vets, and micro-chipping. We must have an application, conduct a phone interview, and meet your entire family to approve an adoption. Please email safehavendogsIL@yahoo.com for an application or additional details. Please note that the breeds and sizes posted in this biography are educated best guesses and are not guaranteed. Please consider becoming a foster home while you search for your new best friend. We need foster homes - pounds are overflowing with puppies and adult dogs that are at-risk and need help. We can only rescue as many as we have foster home commitments. Fostering is a rewarding experience for your family. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $295 Animal Location:

Safe Haven Dog Rescue
Kane County Elburn, IL 60119 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-20-00248  (female)

Pit Bull   

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed 

    This lovely lady is in need of a home. We found her wondering around and took her in. Unfortunately our land lord made it clear that we cannot keep her. She plays well with the other dog we have, and when family is over she is very sweet. We are hoping to find her a home where she is loved and taken care of instead of sending her to a shelter. Please let us know if you are interested.

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Cook County La Grange Park, IL 60526 MAP IT!

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Samantha Garcia 6308428404

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-17-00414Ms Kitty (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Health: Spayed 

    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Super sweet dog who is a very happy girl. She comes out of her kennel nicely and she walks well on a leash. She takes treats gently. She is affectionate. She likes to be on your lap and bury her head in your arm or shoulder. She is such a sweetie. Please don't let this girl die at the shelter. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-10-00043Ginger (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    
 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-05-00290Blitz (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Meet Blitz! This girl is all personality. She adores people and any amount of attention she can get! Her happy tail never stops wagging and she even flashes a big happy smile! She did well with other dogs but prefers no cat friends. Please help us find Blitz the forever home she deserves!

     Animal Location:

County Line Pet Hospital
3312 Chicago Road
Cook County Steger, IL 60475 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-04-00036Scooby (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Scooby is an active boy who needs space to run and play.He would do best in a house with a dog of similar age. We are working on crate training and house training and are making good progress. Please consider giving Scooby a forever home.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Kane County Geneva, IL MAP IT!

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Janet Serra 3126076005

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-03-00414Sky (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Very family oriented dog, loves children. Once you make a bond with her she will forever love you. She is very smart, has gone up too level 2 in dog training. Sky is very cautious when it comes to other dogs, best to be the sole pet in the house hold. However, she can/does get along well with certain submissive dogs, so don't let it discourage you from socializing her. She becomes very protective over family, and is the sweetest and most caring dog. She is always ready to play, and go on runs. However, she can be the best cuddle buddy when it's time to relax. All you need is a handful of treats and she will be your best friend. She is a ... (Read More)wonderful dog and deserves an Amazing and loving home. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak forest, IL MAP IT!

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Mercedes Fabian 7085277572

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-30-00352Lucy (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    ucy is a charming 2 year old pit mix who has a unique story, and unique needs, and for that reason her fee is waived to approved adopters. Fearful of strangers, she needs a well-coordinated initial meet-and-greet. But a calm voice and a handful of hot dogs goes a long way towards Lucy being your best friend! And once you're in with her, you're in! She will however, need an adult only home or a home with responsible older teens, as well as being the only dog in the home. She's already made a whole group of friends here at the shelter! Lucy has been coming to known as the 'bouncing pittie', not because of her abundant energy, but because her ... (Read More)story involves a whole village of people doing what they can to help her while she's traveled around. There are offers for free training to the lucky family who will be Lucy's forever people. (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-29-00634Bear (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult


    **BEAR IS IN A HIGH KILL SHELTER AND NEEDS A FOSTER OR ADOPTER TO SAVE HIS LIFE.** Current location Chicago (not Tinley). Must live within a couple hours of Chicago to help. Here's Bear's story: Jan. 2014 stray. Returned to owner 3 days later. Nov. 2014 stray. Returned to owner 7 days later. Dec. 2015 stray. Returned to owner 7 days later. Aug. 24th he was confiscated from an abandoned apartment. ALL of these incidents were the same owner. And after all that, he's stuck in a high kill shelter with his life hanging in the balance. Bear is estimated to be about 7 or 8 years old. He was friendly & semi-polite with another dog we walked ... (Read More)with in the lot, so I believe with an experienced, patient leader to guide him in the ways of dog, Bear will thrive !! (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-28-00262Cynthia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: Average Energy 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Cynthia is a gorgeous blue pittie mix looking for a foster or forever home. She is approximately 3 years old, 50 lbs. Good with other dogs (won't hurt cats, but will chase). Please contact kloewe66@sbcglobal.net for more information. Note that you must be in the Chicagoland area (Schaumburg and vicinity) to foster for/adopt from Almost Home Foundation.

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Almost Home Foundation
Cook County Elk Grove Village, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-28-00145Felicity (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed 

    EXTREMELY URGENT Felicity will be KILLED very SOON unless someone chooses to foster or adopt her. She is super sweet and loves to hug and cuddle. She likes to play also. She is two years old. She takes treats gently and is good with handling all over. You can even handle her feet and check her teeth with no problems. She likes other dogs please don't let this let this sweet and friendly gal die. Please consider saving this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. She is hoping there is someone who wants her. She was found tied in an alley. Please consider giving this girl the home and love that she deserves, before she is killed here. The ... (Read More)shelter is getting ready to kill over 200 dogs this week due to starting renovations at the shelter. She only has a matter of hours to days lefts. We don't know when she will be killed. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area (Less)

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-27-00336Peanut (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    EXTREMELY URGENT WILL be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Penut is a super sweet dog petite little pancake. Does well on a leash and is easy to leash up. Has lots of love to offer. She loves to be by people and she likes to bathe in the sunshine. She will even sit on the volunteers laps if they allow. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life before it is too late. The shelter is getting ready to kill over 60 dogs this week due to construction at the facility. Please don't let this sweet dog die. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with ... (Read More)transport. Chicago area (Less)

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Animal ID: A371836Dancer (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Dancer is a very friendly dog. He weighs about 43 lbs. He would love a home where he gets to for walks.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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815-319-4100

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Animal ID: A371339Abel (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Happy go luck boy. Loves to lean into you.

 Adoption Fee: $110.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Animal Services
4517 North Main Street
Winnebago County Rockford, IL 61103 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-21-00430Peyton (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    A woman I know needs to rehome 2 year old Peyton. Peyton was found hiding under a porch in the cold last winter, and efforts were made to find her owners but no one ever came forward for her. This woman took her in but she has been having some issues between her and her other resident dogs. Peyton is a sweet, affectionate girl who loves to play outside and go on walks. Please consider meeting this beauty to see if she may be your missing family member. We are trying to avoid a shelter at all costs, as her chances wouldn't be good there.

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-20-00260Lily (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Lily is a blue nose pit. She is one year old and is very very sweet. The reason we are looking to adopt her out is that she is very aggressive toward our cats. She will chase them any chance she gets and we've had problems with them fighting. She is also aggressive to smaller dogs. Chihuahuas and dogs that are on the small side. She does well with people. She is very affectionate and loves to play. If you have a yard she would absolutely love it. However IF you have cats or small dogs please do not ask to adopt. We are desperate to adopt her out!

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Will County Crest Hill, IL MAP IT!

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James Veverka 8152073048

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-19-00291Joanie (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Joanie is a super sweet, beautiful and lovable two-year-old, 60-pound, blue fawn and white Pit Bull Terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. Joanie is full of kisses and tail wags. She loves to play ball and hang out in her dog bed to chew pig ears. She is great in the car, and wonderful on leashed walks. She is also housebroken as well as crate-trained. Joanie looks to have been discarded by her family right after she had a litter of puppies. She was lucky to have found rescue. She seems just fine with other dogs when introduced appropriately. To meet and possibly adopt Joanie, please contact Joanne at 630-231-6860 or Sue at ... (Read More)sjsindelar@gmail.com or 630-964-8535. Joanie is very healthy, spayed, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped and heartworm-tested. Her adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued pets of Cry For Help Rescue. She is currently being kenneled in West Chicago, Illinois and would love to get out of the kennel and into a loving home. She is a volunteer favorite at the rescue. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-17-00105Bella (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Bella is a beautiful, playful, strong and very loyal, one-year-old, 59-pound, female brindle and white Pit Bull/Greyhound-mix looking for a loving guardian. Bella is full of smiles and tail wags for the people she loves. She is also excellent with other dogs. Her foster mom has a 25-pound Pomeranian-mix that she's been living with, and Bella loves to play and swim at the Montrose dog beach. Bella was found as an emaciated stray on the south side of Chicago on September 20th. She had just had a litter and her rescuer spent two hours and two packages of hot dogs to gain her trust. Luckily, she will do anything for a treat, so she has been ... (Read More)easy to train. She is thought to be part Greyhound because she is tall and she runs like the wind! She is energetic, strong and extremely athletic; she'd do wonderfully with a runner or someone who likes to bike with their dog. She loves to play ball, go for car rides and she sleeps either on the floor next to her foster mom's bed, or in bed with her. Bella is extremely healthy, de-wormed, spayed, up to date on rabies and distemper vaccines, micro-chipped, heartworm-tested and on monthly preventative. Her adoption fee of $250 benefits the rescued dogs of Famous Fido. To meet and possibly adopt Bella, please fill out the adoption application at: http://famousfidorescue.com/rescueforms/machform/view.php?id=26727 and follow up by contacting Gloria at fido@famousfidorescue.com or 773-907-0305. She is currently living in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-16-00435Max (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    My roomates friend asked us to dogsit Max for them for a week while they find a place that allows pits. After two weeks we tried contacting them and they blocked my roomate. It has now been a month and we can no longer keep taking care of him. My apartment complex doesn't allow them and we can't afford it. We are looking for someone that can take him and give him a home as shelters generally will lean towards putting them down.

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DuPage County warrenville, IL MAP IT!

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David Kalvans 3312629444

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-15-00310Miguel (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Hello, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Miguel, but my friends call me 'Miggy'. Some of the words the volunteers use to describe me are 'the best', 'the handsomest', 'playgroup rockstar', 'the coolest'...well, you get the idea. I am a bit of a special guy that will require a special home. Maybe you are that home? Or maybe you can share so that we can find that home? About me: -Housebroken -Crate trained -Great with other dogs -Amazing on leash and in public -Great in the car -Plays hard and naps hard Also about me: I have separation anxiety! I howl when I am left alone, and I attach to one person very quickly. When they are gone ... (Read More)I panic! But I am working on it, and have shown at the Adoption Center that with training and patience I WILL be a great pup for the right home. What I come with: -A free adoption fee -Lots of training in my transitional time in your home -A long foster-to-adopt period to make sure I adjust well -A lifetime of training -About 300 volunteer friends who love me and will pitch in however they can to make my new life work -A heavy duty crate that I can feel secure in My best fit: -Will be in a single family home where neighbors won't complain about my howlin' -Someone who is home more often to help with the separation anxiety -Someone who wants a super rad dog -No small kids, no cats (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-09-00043Penny (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Penny is a gorgeous, fun and happy, three-year-old, 45-pound, female brindle Shar Pei/Terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. %A0 Penny is full of kisses and tail wags for everyone she meets. She is great with other big dogs with proper introduction, but probably not tiny dogs and cats. She does great in doggie play groups. She was rescued from Chicago Animal Care and Control and would do wonderfully with an energetic family without young children. Penny is crate-trained and housebroken. She has storm-phobia, so she wears a thunder-shirt during storms. Penny's adoption fee of $300 benefits the rescued pets of Tails of Hope. She is ... (Read More)healthy, spayed, de-wormed, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped, heartworm-tested, and on monthly heartworm preventative. She is currently at the Tails of Hope shelter in Highland Park, Illinois. To meet and possibly adopt Penny, please fill in the adoption application at: http://tailsofhope.org/availabledogs.html and follow up by contacting Debbie at 847-571-1860 or kruegerd55@gmail.com or tailsofhope@aol.com or 847-557-9554. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-08-00545Mia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    *URGENT- MIA HAS UNTIL SAT 11/12 TO FIND A FOSTER OR ADOPTER* Mia is a precious 10 year young girl whose life has been uprooted. Whose dad is trying to adjust to his own loss of their home on top of balancing the life of this sweet girl in his hands. Mia is good with people and other dogs. Knows commands and is just a little gal at 45 pounds. Please help network her in hopes a home can be found before her time is up. How sad to potentially be back in the same exact situation where you started with your life on the line. Can we seriously not find one heart willing to save one girl from the end? Please share as Saturday will be here before you ... (Read More)know it. Owner surrenders receive no hold time and seniors do not last long in shelters. Stacey NRNT (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-08-00539fiona (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    very smart dog my new wife has had for 6 years and was used to being with just her she does ok for most but but tends to growl at teenage kids and cant take the chance of biting one of them i have looked around and want to find her a good home

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Madison County granite city, IL MAP IT!

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santiago cortez 6187896241

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-07-00024David (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Seizures 

    [Read About Natural Seizure Care] He is a good dog and mostly trained. He does well on walks. He needs someone to care for him that can afford to get him on the medication needed to control his seizures. He is on one medication that has helped some but need an additional one. And may need lab tests sometimes. I can't afford to take care of him but want to find a loving home for him.

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Will County University Park., IL MAP IT!

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Katrina McNeal 7736202340

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-05-00320Dax (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Not Good with Cats 
Personality: High Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Dax is a very protective, energetic 1 1/2 year old purebred pit bull. He listens well and knows simple commands but goes crazy when he sees another dog and he doesn't listen at that point. We are unsure how he would behave around children but he gets irritated and is protective of his bones and toys. Dax needs a nice big yard because he has a lot of energy but he is very loving and likes to snuggle too.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Sangamon County Riverton, IL MAP IT!

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Stephanie Prindle 217891692

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-04-00494Chubs (male)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life. He loves other dogs and does great in playgroup. He is a sweet affectionate boy who loves affection, knows sit, takes treats gently and has no issues with handling. He loves to go for walks. Please help save this sweet boy's life. fostering is Free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are Willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-03-00272Thor (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Thor is a gorgeous, 2 year old, brindle pit mix who has been returned after being adopted out for almost a year- his owners divorced and brought him back in. :( He's a sweet boy and needs a FOREVER home. Must live within 50 miles of Tinley Park.

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-03-00147Aurora (female)

Pit Bull   

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Malnourished, Abused/Neglected 

     This animal is available to licensed rescue groups only.  Please do not enquire unless with a licensed rescue group. I found this dog on Craigslist and acquired her yesterday. Her current situation was unknown to me and I'm not even certain if she is full blood nosed pitbull or mixed. I wanted to keep her but I can not afford the medical care that is required to keep her alive. I'm seeking a family or rescue group that can get her the medical care needed and help her gain weight so she can have a healthy and happy life. She has had pups I was told sometime last December. The woman I got her from has been very vague. Please anybody that can take her and provide for her would be saints in my heart and mind.

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Rock Island County Rock Island, IL 61201 MAP IT!

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Misty Hinz 5632654999

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-02-00397Dido (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Great dog. Can't keep, my other pit is alpha and gets jealous and starts fights with Dido. DIDO has been in a shelter twice and came back as a stray, people never reclaimed him. I work at shelter. HE originally was my dog. He's was showing signs of shelter shock, so I tried to bring him home again my other dog attacked him again after 3 weeks. Dido is great with female dogs, cats, kids, people. He's housebroken, a little high energy, but sits nice at door to go for walk then bolts and then calms down right away and walks awesome on leash. Not easily distracted while on a walk. Listens to sit, stay, come, leave it. VERY loving and a couch ... (Read More)potato. Free to good home. 815 219-3911 (Less)

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Will County Joliet, IL MAP IT!

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Joyce Caldwell 8152193911

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-27-00360Luna (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her very soon. Please CONSIDER saving her LIFE!!! 11 month old and super sweet. She is good with other dogs. Good with handling. please Consider saving this sweet cutie pie before it's too late. Fostering is Free of charge and everything is provided. volunteers are Willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-27-00110Blitz (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Blitz is an energetic 2 year old male, Pitbull. He loves to run, play and snuggle. Blitz is current on shots, micro chipped and neutered. He has some separation anxiety. With consistent training, he would be a great dog for a home with no children. I am pregnant and I myself, must find a new home. Most rental properties in Peoria do not allow Pitbulls. If I don't find Blitz a new home, he will be put to sleep. Blitz is free to a good home with Vet and personal references.

 Adoption Fee: free Animal Location:

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Peoria County Peoria, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-24-00287Simba (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Health: Neutered 

    I rescued Simba after he was hit by a car. The owner walked away. He has had major surgery and has been very loving to everyone that has come near him. However, last night he growled at my mom. She has been helping me care for him. I can no longer take care of him myself because he has had a pelvic break and he needs a lot of care. He has shown so much love that I'm hoping someone with pit experience can nurture him back to health and place him in a loving forever home. Thank you

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DuPage County Wood Dale, IL MAP IT!

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Jeannie Ricke 6304210074

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-23-00227Wrigley (male)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Wrigley was rescued from the local shelter just over 5 years ago. He is an extremely sweet and loving dog, but has crippling separation anxiety. Unfortunately, we cannot be home often enough to meet his needs and he has been very destructive to our home. We can no longer afford to keep him in our house, and are looking for a better situation for him. He would be a wonderful companion for someone who works from home or is retired. When we're home he just loves to lay by our feet. He is not big on playing with toys, he just likes to chew on Nylabones. He does not crate well and has injured himself in cages. Unfortunately, we need to find a new ... (Read More)home for him ASAP as we can no longer afford to keep repairing the damages to our home. If we do not find a new home for him within a week, we are going to have to take him back to the shelter (where they will probably euthanize him)- we absolutely do NOT want to do this, but we are out of options and our financial situation is not allowing for us to continue keeping him here. If you are looking for a loving companion and are home most of the time, please consider becoming Wrigley's new doggie parent! Other note: he is very strong and likes to lean on people, so he would not be good for anyone who has balance/stability issues. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Rock Island County Moline, IL MAP IT!

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Jami Killian 3099121209

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-20-00028Ruby (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Basic commands Walks well on leash Loves to play with toys

 Adoption Fee: $90 Animal Location:

Aurora Animal Control and Care
600 S. River St.
Kane County Aurora, IL 60506 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-17-00476Sophia (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Need to find a great home for an awesome dog, she belongs to my son and he is getting divorced and has lost his home, Sophia will be 3 in 10/31/16 knows basic commands has not had any formal training she is house broken

 Adoption Fee: $25.00 Animal Location:

Winnebago County Machesney park, IL MAP IT!

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Barb Forster 815-978-0137

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-13-00371Destiny (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    
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Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Barry Portee (702) 747-3135

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-13-00368Diamond (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    
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Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Barry Portee (702) 747-3135

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-09-00443Zoey (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Needs Vaccinations, Abused/Neglected 

    Zoey is a very kind hearted dog in search of a new forever home. She was in a previous home that abused her about 4 years ago. She is great around cats and children. Most dogs she does not bark at. However, i do not own another dog and do not know how she would act if around another one all the time. She needs a new forever home due to me moving and i am unable to take her with me. She has slight medical problems. She is allergic to pollen which means, She has to take benadryl one or two times daily. She has a topical spray for any rashes that may occur from the allergies and she has ear drops for any yeast infections that may occur due to ... (Read More)the allergies. She is chipped and spayed. She is a bit overweight as my work schedule does not permit me to have as much exercise time with her. Her rabies shot is up to date and does not expire until October of next year. She is however due for her yearly vaccination. She is a sweet lounge around the house dog. But she loves to go on walks and bike rides with you. For any additional information please feel free to contact me. Thank you. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Livingston County Dwight, IL 60420 MAP IT!

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Ashley Sharp 815-584-7547

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-29-00320Lola & Lion (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed 

    1 female adult and her male adult offspring

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Kimberly Baber 3124795666

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-23-00431Nate (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    URGENT! Could be KILLED any day. Nate waits patiently in his small cage. He is waiting for someone to come pick him and show him there is someone in this world who will love him. He is a sweet fun loving dog. He loves to be pet and he knows sit. He loves treats. He loves people and other dogs. Please consider saving this sweet boy's life. What he does not know is that he could be KILLED any day. Please don't let this boy down. Fosteringis free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-23-00376Theo (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Puppy


    EXTREMELY URGENT poor Theo will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts him very soon and saves his life. He is a 3 month old puppy with lots of love to give. This little guy would love to wiggle his way to your heart. He loves to be pet and he loves treats. Please give this cute guy a chance in having a loving home. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area

     Animal Location:

High kill shelter
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-18-00126Knight (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

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Sangamon County Springfield, IL MAP IT!

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Jeanne Travers 217-725-5788

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-18-00122Jumper (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

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Sangamon County Springfield, IL MAP IT!

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Jeanne Travers 217-725-5788

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-16-00241Maggie (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    This Pitbull was in a situation of being dropped off at a shelter so I said I would take her to foster her until they could find her a home. They never really got back to me so that is why we are here:). I believe she is just a Pit Bull I cannot verify that but she seems to be and my vet thinks so too. SOOO SWEET just has a few little ticks that with some time and patience could be worked out. She is very smart I have been able to teach her things very quickly. Her first home was at 5 wks someone had left the litter on a street corner at 4 wks. The family that adopted her at 5 wks was NOT good. The male adult in the household was a heavy ... (Read More)drinker and was VERY hard on her. She had a bladder infection and couldnt hold it and he would beat her every time she went potty. When I got her she still had the bladder infection and was so sad everytime she went potty even when it was outside and i would be praising her for going. She is very emotional and VERY caring. The only thing I have real concern about right now is I have a 5 yr old daughter and she really loves her but bc of her past I dont feel safe leaving her alone with her. If she runs she gets VERY excited and has fallen and gotten a bit funny about it. Her only bad habit is jumping NO MATTER what i have tried she just keeps doing it its like a 'I'm sorry' kinda thing and the more you try to reprimand or correct she does it more like she cant help herself. I now just say down and dont interact or pet at all until shes down. Seems to be getting better. You can see she understands just very apologetic all the time. I have an old 14 yr old Golden mix that she has shown to be dominant over but not a good judge becuase of her age i feel like if there was another well behaved confident dog that was good with other dogs she would respect. I dont know that for sure so maybe better without other animals. When she was young she was brought up with other dogs and cats. She went after my cat once but stopped chasing him as soon as I called her. Definitely needs a home with someone that has experience with breeds like her kind because she would make an awesome, caring, loving companion. I just do not have the time I have 4 kids a horse rescue and everything that goes with that. She NEEDS to have the time and I believe she will make an AWESOME dog/life-long friend. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200.00 Animal Location:

Lake County Wauconda, IL MAP IT!

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Julie Olson 8478075600

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-09-15-00382Rachael (female)

Pit Bull Mix   


    URGENT will be KILLED at a high kill shelter unless someone fosters or adopts her. Rachael is a super sweet loving girl. She loves to be petted and she is easy to handle and does great in a leash. She takes treats gently. Fostering is free of charge and everything is provided. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Chicago area. please consider saving this sweetheart today before it's too late!

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High kill shelter
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-14-00389Benny (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult


    **Benny was abandoned and will need to go to a shelter if a home for him isn't found** From finder: I found a pitbull mix in my hallway at one of my properties. Based on what my tenant said the neighborhood kids were throwing rocks at him and abusing him. As if that wasn't enough his owners who were the neighbors moved away this past weekend and purposely left this sweet boy behind. I couldn't bring myself to put him back on the streets or take him to a shelter where he would potentially be put down so I took him to the hospital. They checked for a microchip but he didn't have one and they were kind enough to give him some flea ... (Read More)medication, food and a nice bath. We tried to find a rescue group or someone to take him in for the time being but we've had no luck. My sister is being kind enough to let me keep him in her insulated garage until we figure something out. His basic necessities are covered, but he can't live in a garage forever, and we know he deserves so much more than this. I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point. I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point. I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point. I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point.I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point. I have emailed and called several rescue organizations but they are either full to capacity or have told me that they need to rescue him from a shelter. I am truly at a loss and don't know who else to contact at this point. I have emailed and contacted several rescues but they are at capacity. I am truly at a loss at this point and can't stand the thought of taking him to a shelter. The only shelter who would take him is high kill. :( -He's about 8/9 years old -He's a sweet boy and loves people -He's ok with kids -He's house trained (basing it solely on the fact that he didn't use the bathroom in the garage until my sister let him out) -He's ok with dogs and is non reactive Mary Therese (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-14-00334Charlie (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Puppy


    **CHARLIE IS IN A HIGH KILL SHELTER AND NEEDS A FOSTER OR ADOPTER TO SAVE HIS LIFE.** Must live within a couple hour of Chicago to help. Charlie is a special boy with a sad story. A lady found him tied up behind a bar, alone. No one knows for how long but he was sun burnt. She watched some people trying to sell him, claiming they had found him. Thankfully she stepped in and took Charlie. She had him hang out in her yard in the shade. She said he is a very sweet dog and friendly with other dogs. Finder of the dog says very friendly and wonderful on leash. Did well seeing another dog through a fence. Charlie is a total puppy, and such a ... (Read More)funny little character! Very happy and a total wigglebutt and loves saying 'hi' and getting attention! Very playful, friendly, and no issues handling. Was good on the leash. A152412 G (Less)

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-10-00114Ted (male)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Ted is a very sweet eight-year-old, 52-pound, male, chocolate and vanilla pit bull terrier-mix with gorgeous amber eyes looking for a loving guardian. Ted's family lost their home and had to give up their dog. He is good with other large dogs, but not small dogs or cats. He is living in a foster home in Chicago where he has proven to be housebroken and crate-trained. He knows the commands sit and down and takes treats ever so gently from your fingers. He loves people of all ages including children. He is an easy-going and loving boy. Because he is older, he requires only short play sessions and then he is exhausted and ready for a ... (Read More)snuggle and message. He is full of kisses '| such a nice boy. Ted is healthy, neutered, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped, de-wormed, heartworm-tested and on monthly preventative. His adoption fee of $200 benefits the rescued dogs of Lucky Dog. If you are interested in meeting and possibly adopting him, please contact Melia at melia88@comcast.net or 708-224-1900. He is being fostered in Chicago, Illinois. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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773-777-2891

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-10-00085Taffy (female)

Pit Bull Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Taffy is a very sweet, tail-waggingly happy, energetic and fun, three-year-old, 62-pound, female, chocolate and vanilla pit bull terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. Taffy was found as a stray in Schaumburg. She is living in a foster home in Chicago where she has proven to be housebroken and crate-trained. Taffy is good with other large dogs, but not small dogs or cats. She enjoys playing ball, giving kisses and tail wags! She's also good with children. She is a tomboy who loves to wrestle with the boys! She knows the commands sit, paw and other paw. She takes treats ever so gently from your fingers. Taffy is very healthy, ... (Read More)spayed, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped, de-wormed, heartworm-tested and on monthly preventative. Her adoption fee of $200 benefits the rescued dogs of Lucky Dog. If you are interested in meeting and possibly adopting her, please contact Melia at melia88@comcast.net or 708-224-1900. She is being fostered in Chicago, Illinois. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-06-00326Melee (female)

Pit Bull    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Cats, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Melee is a very sweet and good dog. She listen very well. She is house broken. She is not crate trained. We are not sure how she is with other dogs. we have a small dog and they have been aggressive with each a few times. she has not been around children so we are not sure how shes is with them. We feel she would do best in a home with no children and no other dogs.

 Adoption Fee: $25.00 Animal Location:

McHenry County McHenry, IL MAP IT!

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Raquel Upchurch 2248131135

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