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By donating a virtual item to our Christmas Scene, you help our volunteers purchase real items for our rescue dogs. We rely on your support.

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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.

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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 Daisy

Meet Daisy

Meet DaisyBREED: Terrier MixAGE: 14-15 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hello! My name is Daisy and my foster Mom say I am the VERY sweetest pup! I am a calm girl with a perfect disposition who LOVES everything and everyone! I LOVE being outside, exploring the yard so a home...

Meet Chief-adoption pending

Meet Chief-adoption pending

Meet Chief -adoption pendingBREED: Lab MixAGE: 5 monthsSEX:  MaleBIO: Hi, my name is Chief and I am such a good boy! I am just one happy-go-lucky guy who is happy to meet new people, play with new dogs, explore the backyard, snuggle on a cozy pillow, get a good...

Meet Dottie

Meet Dottie

Meet DottieBREED: Terrier MIxAGE: 14 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO:  Hello WORLD! My name is Dottie and yesssss... I am an adorable spotty girl! My foster family says I am a curious puppy with a sassy attitude that they LOVE! I am a girl who loves to play and run and am so...

Meet Dixie

Meet Dixie

BREED: Terrier mix AGE:  14 weeks SEX: Female BIO:  Hello, my name is Dixie and I have a reputation….as the sweetest of all puppies! I can be a little shy in new situations but I am still figuring out all the new things in this big WORLD! Give me a little time and we...

Meet Lucky

Meet Lucky

Meet LuckyBREED: Lab mixAGE: 10-11 weeksSEX:  MaleBIO: Hello there! Lucky is my name and playtime and cuddles are my game! After a couple of baths and some help from a couple of my foster moms, furry friends and children, I am finally learning how to be a puppy! I...

Meet Sadie

Meet Sadie

BREED: Mixed BreedAGE: 11 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hello everyone!!!! My name is Sadie and I am a stunning grey-coated girl with the most AMAZING, soulful grey/green eyes! My foster family tells me every day that I am the best puppy. I sleep all night in my crate and...

Meet Odie

Meet Odie

Meet OdieBREED: Shepherd mixAGE:  1 years oldSEX: MaleBIO:  Hi! My name is Odie and I am a GORGEOUS shepherd mix who is as sweet as sugar and as smart as a whip! I am housetrained, crate trained, and have good leash manners. In fact, I would love to find an active...

Meet Allie

Meet Allie

Meet Allie BREED: Pit Mix? AGE:  12 weeks SEX:  Female BIO:  Hello! My name is Allie and  I am a beautiful, friendly and active pup! Having a foster home with my siblings and my fur fosters -other dogs, kitties and even a kiddo, helps me use up that puppy energy!...

Meet Addy

Meet Addy

Meet Addy BREED: Pit MIx? AGE:  12 weeks SEX:  Female BIO: Hi, my name is Addy, and not only am I a BEAUTIFUL golden girl, but I am also a super friendly pup! I am happy all of the time! LOVE to play with my siblings and my furry foster friends (other pups, kitties...

Meet Shorty

Meet Shorty

Meet ShortyBREED: ? Pit/Bassett mix?AGE:  5 years oldSEX: MaleBIO:  Hello! My name is Shorty and if you take one look at me adorableness you will know why! I have a compact body with the shortest legs around and a big head for my big brain! I am just full of wags and...

Meet Luna

Meet Luna

Meet LunaBREED: Lab Mix AGE:  1.5 years SEX: Female BIO:  Hello! My name is Luna and I am one AWESOME girl who is looking for a foster or furever home! I am completely potty trained, and good with most dogs but have never met a cat so I don’t really know if I would...

Meet Everlee

Meet Everlee

Meet Everlee BREED: Hound/Lab MixAGE: 10 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hello WORLD!!! My name is Everlee and for being such a little girl, I have a BIG personality! Silly, sweet, cuddly, smart, extremely curious about everything and must go check it all out! When the puppy...

Meet Theo

Meet Theo

Meet Theo Looking for a foster or furever home!!! BREED: Pit Bull Terrier mixAGE:  6 monthsSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hello! I’m Theo and I’m an adorable little chocolate kiss of a pup! My current foster family is going out of town for an extended time starting November 5th, so...

Meet Bessie

Meet Bessie

Meet Bessie BREED: Lab MixAGE:  16 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Bessie and I am a gorgeous girl with a shiny black coat that is velvety soft. My foster family absolutely loves me and tells me I'm the cutest and sweetest girl they've had! I'm still a small girl...

Meet Piper

Meet Piper

Meet Piper at Petco BREED: Mixed breed?AGE:  6-7 monthsSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi!!!! My name is Piper and I am a full-time,fun-time girl!   I LOVE people of all ages and sizes and other dogs are AMAZING! I am an outside kinda girl who could hang out there all day, playing...

Meet Bronx

Meet Bronx

Meet Bronx BREED: Pit mixAGE:  4-5 years oldSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hi! My name is Bronx and I love to cuddle! Cuddling is my absolute favorite!!!! I'm very energetic and love playing, too! I'm good with other dogs and adults but have never been around kids. My foster humans...

Meet Sadie

Meet Sadie

Meet SadieBREED: Pit mixAGE:  8-9 years oldSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hi!  My name is Sadie and my current owner can no longer care for me and I find myself in desperate need of a foster home, a foster to adopt home or just an adoptive home!  My previous foster Mom says I am...

Meet Deebo-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!

Meet Deebo-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!

Meet Deebo-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!BREED: Cane CorsoAGE:  7 years oldSEX:  MaleBIO: Hi! My name is Deebo and I am a big love, a gentle giant who finds himself in need of a foster or a new home ASAP! My family has come to a crossroads and is no longer able...

Meet Kaia/Inka

Meet Kaia/Inka

Meet Kaia/InkaBREED: 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 people friendly than me but outside noises like...

Meet Noel

Meet Noel

NoelBREED:  Pit MixAGE:  1.5 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-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!

Meet Iris-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!

Iris-I need a foster or furever home ASAP!BREED: Pit MixAGE: 7-8 years oldSEX: FemaleBIO: Hello, my name is Iris and I arrived on a transport back in October of ’21. I was in terrible condition and had clearly had a hard life! Severely emaciated, teeth are almost...

Meet Charlotte

Meet Charlotte

CharlotteBREED:  Pit mixAGE:  3 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

ChopperBREED:  American Bulldog/ Pit MixAGE: 6 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 me,...

Meet Oliver

Meet Oliver

OliverBREED:  Pit Bull MixAGE:  6 years oldSEX:  MaleBIO: 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

 NobleBREED:  Pit MixAGE:  6 yearsSEX:  MaleBIO:  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 been...

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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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