CDR Bowl-A-Thon

Join us for our annual Chicagoland Dog Rescue Bow Wow Bowl-A-Thon.
Saturday, August 13, 2022 5:00PM – 10:00PM

Adopt a dog.

Choose adoption and save a life.

Foster a dog.

Volunteer your heart and your home.  Help our rescued dogs feel safe and secure until we find a loving family.

Train your dog.

CDR training is on Wednesday nights in the Spring/Summer and Sunday mornings in the Fall/Winter at the Medinah Park District Gymnasium. For the most up to date training schedule please visit our events calendar.

Friends Of Chicagoland Dog Rescue

We love our sponsors. They help provide the care and support that our dogs need. We thank them by supporting these local businesses:

Any Breed. Any Size. Any Age. Any Reason.

Chicagoland Dog Rescue is a volunteer based, shelter-less rescue. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing, socializing and placing homeless dogs into permanent homes – regardless of breed, size, or age.

Adoptable Dogs

Meet our adoptable dogs! Click on each dog’s photo to learn more and find out where you can meet them.

Meet Laverne

Meet Laverne

Meet LaverneBREED: Hound MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO:  Hello EVERYONE! I'm Laverne and I'm looking for my furever home. A little about me... I'm a little shy at first when I meet new people, but am quick to trust and love you. There are a lot of loud noises in the...

Meet Enzo at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday from 1030-12!

Meet Enzo at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday from 1030-12!

Meet Enzo at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday from 1030-12!BREED: German Shepherd DogAGE:  10-11 monthsSEX: MaleBIO:  Hey! My name is Enzo and I am a fun-loving guy! I attend doggy daycare regularly and I love all dogs big and small! I am super sweet and I love belly...

Meet Kaia-I am looking for a foster home ASAP or a furever home!

Meet Kaia-I am looking for a foster home ASAP or a furever home!

Meet Kaia-I am looking for a foster home ASAP or a furever home!BREED: Pit MIxAGE:  1 years oldSEX:  FemaleBIO:  Hi! My name is Kaia and I am a BEAUTIFUL pittie mix girl with a gentle soul and a friendly nature! You would have trouble finding a girl who is more dog or...

Meet Yang

Meet Yang

Meet Yang BREED: Pit MixAGE:  17 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO:  Hi! My name is Yang and I am an adorable pitty mix puppy looking for love! I can be shy at first but the world is big and lots of changes have happened in my life at a very young age! Once we hang together for a...

Meet Ralphie

Meet Ralphie

Meet RalphieBREED: Aussie Shepherd/Cattle dog MIxAGE:  6.5 monthsSEX: MaleBIO:  Hello! My name is Ralphie and I am a beautiful pup with a gentle spirit. The world is big and sometimes makes me nervous, especially with new people. My foster home has been helping me...

Meet Ramsey

Meet Ramsey

Meet Ramsey BREED: Mixed breed/ ?lab mix?AGE:  10-11 weeksSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hello WORLD! My name is Ramsey and I am just the cutest little guy with amazing eyes and a funny guy personality! Since the best guess is I am a lab mix, I will be getting bigger! Playing is...

Meet Ruby

Meet Ruby

Meet Ruby BREED: ?Mixed Breed?AGE:  10-11  weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO:  Hello FUTURE FAMILY! My name is Ruby and I am sweet and petite and the perfect cuddle bug! I am in a home with foster canine and kitty sibs and I get along great with them ALL! I may be small but you...

Meet Grady

Meet Grady

Meet GradyBREED: Terrier MixAGE: 10 years oldSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Grady! As you can see I’m one good-looking short statured gentleman… with awesome hair I might add.! My paperwork says I’m around 10 years old but, my foster mom swears I act half my age- in...

Meet Benji at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday 10-12!

Meet Benji at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday 10-12!

Meet Benji at Petco in Schaumburg on Saturday 10-12!BREED: Hound MixAGE: 20 weeksSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hello! My name is Benji and my foster Mom thinks that I am the SWEETEST puppy ever! I am playful and gentle with other dogs and kids, making me one amazing playmate and...

Meet Noel

Meet Noel

NoelBREED:  Pit MixAGE:  1 year oldSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Noel and I am a pretty perfect pocket pittie mix! Petite and very sweet! But don't let my size fool you...I love to hang with the big dogs! I am a pretty active girl that would be great with another...

Meet Iris

Meet Iris

IrisBREED: Pit MixAGE:  6-7 years oldSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hello, my name is Iris and I arrived on a transport back on Oct. 2nd. I was in terrible condition! Severely emaciated, full of infected bite wounds, and heartworm positive.Fast forward three months and I look and...

Meet Charlotte

Meet Charlotte

CharlotteBREED:  Pit mixAGE:  2 yearsSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hi, I’m Charlotte! It's been a very busy couple of months for me: I arrived in rescue with five beautiful puppies, who I raised like a Super-Mom. I also tested positive for Heartworm disease so after weaning my...

Meet Jones

Meet Jones

 Meet JonesBREED: Lab MixAGE: 1 years oldSEX:  MaleBIO: Hi! My name is Jones but I go by Jonesee! I am a SWEETHEART who LOVES to cuddle and have the perfect, soft coat for petting while we snuggle! It sounds kinda funny but I am a couch potato with a lot of...

Meet Chopper

Meet Chopper

Chopper BREED:  American Bulldog/ Pit MixAGE: 2.5 years oldSEX: Male BIO:  Hi, my name is Chopper or Chop as my foster Mom calls me!  I was an owner surrender who ended up at the very scary city shelter.  I sat there waiting for my former person to come back to get...

Meet Oliver

Meet Oliver

OliverBREED:  Pit Bull Mix AGE:  1.5 years old SEX:  Male BIO: Hey! It's me, Oliver! Do you know where my forever family might be?  I've been waiting around and being a really good boy, but I haven't been able to find them. I was rescued from Chicago Animal Care and...

Meet Noble

Meet Noble

 Noble BREED:  Pit Mix AGE:  2 years SEX:  Male BIO:  Hi, my name is Noble and I am as handsome as my regal name. I love people and other dogs but would do best in a home with older children.  I am housebroken and crate trained and an all around great dog.  I have...

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Wish List

We rely on donated supplies for our rescued dogs. Every bit helps tremendously, and Chicagoland Dog Rescue and our dogs are very grateful for any support you can offer.

Shop

All proceeds from our merchandise sales and donations from partner retailers fund medical expenses, food and supplies for our rescued dogs.

Volunteer

We are proudly 100% volunteer-run. Our dogs depend on our volunteers for shelter, transportation, socialization, handling and training. Help is always welcome!

Donate

We are a non-profit, charitable 501 (c)(3) organization and all contributions are tax deductible. Your donation will be used to help rescue, rehabilitate and rehome dogs.

Order your Pet Food at Chewy.com and Chicagoland Dog Rescue will get a $20 donation!
Order your Pet Food at Chewy.com and Chicagoland Dog Rescue will get a $20 donation!

“Thank you so much for saving Penny for us. We just can’t imagine all the fun we were missing without her here.” ~Michelle K.~

“I can’t say enough positive things about my experience — saving a dog’s live and giving her a good home is the most wonderful feeling in the world. GiGi and I were meant to be together.”

“We are thankful to rescue a dog and give Sweetie a better life than she would have had otherwise. Keep up the good work Chicagoland Dog Rescue!”
~Mark G.~

“The kids have found a best friend for life.  We thank you for allowing us to share our home with Finn!”

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