Adopt a dog.

 

Choose adoption and save a life.
Our regular adoption dates have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Check our website often to see our newest adoptable dogs!

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 Roxie

Meet Roxie

RoxieBREED: Lab MixAGE:  19 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Roxie and I'm more than just an adorable face, I am also a total cuddle bug! My foster mom says I am one LOYAL and SMART and SWEET puppy! I LOVE going for long walks or runs and playing with my furry...

Meet Reesie

Meet Reesie

ReesieBREED: Lab MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi!  My name is Reesie and I am a BEAUTIFUL blond with golden eyes that can be just a bit shy at first but once we have made a connection, I am all kisses and cuddles.  I am currently residing in the most amazing...

Meet Delilah

Meet Delilah

DelilahBREED: Border Collie MixAGE: 10 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi to all my new friends and especially to my new furever person/family! My name is Delilah and I am the most beautiful ball of fluffy black and white pup you might ever find! I am looking to make a love...

Meet Dakota

Meet Dakota

DakotaBREED: Border Collie MixAGE: 10 weeksSEX: MaleBIO:  HELLO EVERYBODY!  My name is Dakota and I am a GORGEOUS border collie mix boy with thick soft fur that is perfect for petting and energy that is built for play!  I am so lucky to be in a foster home with my...

Meet Nyla

Meet Nyla

NylaBREED: Lab/Shepherd MixAGE:  13 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Nyla and I have the most amazing puppy dog eyes that will melt your heart! Best guess on my breed would be lab/shepherd mix? If the sun hits me in just the right way, you will see that I have...

Meet Rufus

Meet Rufus

RufusBREED: Lab MixAGE:  14 weeksSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hi, new family or person! My name is Rufus and I can't wait to meet you! My foster Mom says I am a stunningly handsome blond with amazing eyes! I am very well-mannered and easygoing. She says I am a good mix of playful...

Meet Rocco-adopted

Meet Rocco-adopted

Rocco-adoptedBREED: Lab MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: MaleBIO:  Hello!!!!!! My name is Rocco and I am a pretty perfect pup! I have a deliciously chocolatey coat and seriously gorgeous golden eyes that might catch your attention but my sweet disposition and fun/funny attitude...

Meet Riva

Meet Riva

RivaBREED: Lab MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hello to my new FAMILY or PERSON!  My name is Riva and I am the total package!  Big, beautiful eyes to get lost in, a sweet personality. and brains to boot! I have already pretty much mastered the sit and come parts of...

Meet Simba

Meet Simba

SimbaBREED: ?Shepherd Mix?AGE: 16 weeksSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hello!  My name is Simba and I am looking for my furever person or family!  I know what you thought when you saw my picture.....that is one gorgeous pup with AMAZING ears!  I have the softest most beautiful tan...

Meet Gypsy

Meet Gypsy

GypsyBREED: ? Shepherd Mix?AGE: 10 weeks SEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Gypsy and I can't wait to tell you all about myself!  As you can see from my pictures, I am ABSOLUTELY  ADORABLE!! I have an all-black fur coat with just the right amount of white on my nose,...

Meet Tinsey

Meet Tinsey

TinseyBREED: Hound MixAGE: 5-6 years oldSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Tinsey and I am just the sweetest and quietest girl around! I am looking for a foster or foster to adopt home that is just as quiet as me for the next couple of months…no running…no long walks…no...

Meet Teddy and Tressa (bonded pair)

Meet Teddy and Tressa (bonded pair)

Teddy and Tressa (bonded pair)BREED:  Lab mIxAGE: 20-24 weeksSEX: Male and FemaleBIO: Oh what a difference a little love can make! We are Teddy and Tressa, a pair of bonded siblings. When we first came to our foster family’s home, we were quite shy and unsure of our...

Meet Gigi-adoption pending

Meet Gigi-adoption pending

Gigi-adoption pendingBREED:?Lab/Shepherd/Hound/Black Mouth Cur mix?​AGE:  19 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hello! My name is Gigi and I am a very well-behaved, BEAUTIFUL pup! I am working very hard on all the important puppy things….like learning that potty happens outside...

Meet Timber

Meet Timber

Timber BREED: Shepherd/Pit MixAGE: 1SEX:  MaleBIO:  Hello friends and my new family/person!  If you are a big dog kinda person, I am your kinda gorgeous dog!  At around 1 year, I weigh in at about  80 pounds.  I am looking for a dog-savvy owner/family that is a...

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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