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Adopt a dog.


Choose adoption and save a life. Meet our dogs Saturdays from 10:30AM to 2:00PM at Petco in Schaumburg (60 E. Golf Rd. – Corner of Golf and Roselle Roads)

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 Harlow

Harlow BREED: Boxer/Pit Bull mixAGE: 10 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Harlow and yes, I am a total bombshell!  My beautiful brindle coat might catch your eye but my sweetness and curious nature will keep you interested.   I am lucky to be fostered with my...

Meet Fritz

Fritz BREED: Pointer MixAGE: 10-12 weeksSEX: MaleBIO:  Hi, Everyone! My name is Fritz and I am a super awesome pup! I’m very quiet and I’m very submissive and  very sweet! I just happen to be smart as a whip and I’m doing awesome on my potty training! Bonus?  I’m...

Meet Riley

Riley BREED: Yellow Lab/ShepherdAGE: 7 1/2 monthsSEX: FemaleBIO:  Hi, there! My name is Riley and I am a super awesome girl! I’m a happy go lucky pup who loves all dogs of all sizes.  Let's be honest, I love all people just as much!  I’m crate trained and house broken...

Meet Brandy

Brandy   BREED: Pit Bull MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Brandy!  I am one cute, sweet  little pittie puppy!  My foster Mom says you should pick me because I am SUPER playful, LOVE other dogs and am happy as can be when I am outside!  I am crate trained...

Meet Barley

Barley   BREED: Pit MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: MaleBIO: Hi, my name is Barley!  I am the ittiest, bittiest little pittie pup in my litter!  In fact, being the littlest has been to my advantage because it has made me even cuter! I love to hang out with my siblings and play,...

Meet Bree

Bree BREED: Pit MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Bree.  I am a tiny little pittie pup who is just in LOVE with everyone!  People and dogs of all sizes included.  I can be quite playful but truly enjoy a good snuggle on the couch.  My foster family says I...

Meet Banjo

Banjo BREED: Pit Bull MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: MaleBIO: Hi, my name is Banjo and I one of the cutest little pittie boys around!  I am a VERY big fan of other canine company, whether big or little.  I am quite playful and LOVE exploring the world outside.  I have learned...

Meet Bentley

Bentley BREED:  Pit MixAGE: 14 weeksSEX: MaleBIO: Hi, my name is Bently.  I am just a little, itty, bitty pittie boy who is looking for a furever home of his very own!  I am VERY sweet and playful and not terrible big right now.  That might just mean I won’t be too...

Meet Kat-adoption pending

Kat-adoption pending BREED: Lab MixAGE: 11-12 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Kat, which is a pretty funny name for a DOG!  I am quite the looker I have been told!  Maybe it is my cute little fold over ears or my eyes that show all my emotions. I am working very...

Meet Cooper

Cooper BREED: Black and Tan CoonhoundAGE: 17 monthsSEX: MaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Cooper and I am looking for my new person/family!  I attend doggy day care and would LOVE to be in a home with another dog friend!  My ideal home would have a fenced yard for romping, no...

Meet Penelope

Penelope BREED: Jack Russell Mix?AGE: 20 weeksSEX: FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Penelope and my foster Mom says I am a lot of dog in a small package!  I can be a little sassy with a whole lot of sweet mixed in.  I have NEVER met a person of dog that I don’t LOVE but the...


Dottie BREED:  Border Collie/Terrier MixAGE: 16 weeksSEX:  FemaleBIO: Hi, my name is Dottie and I am a play all day kinda girl!  I just love any toy I can find but chasing after a tennis ball is my FAVORITE!  And FOOD! I just love food and treats and will do just...

Meet Oliver

Oliver BREED:  Pit Bull MixAGE:  1.5 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 Baxter

Baxter BREED:  Terrier/Border CollieAGE: 6 monthsSEX:  MaleBIO:  Hi, my name is Baxter and I sure am one cute little pup! No one is exactly sure of my breed mix but best guess is a terrier of some sort mixed with a border collie?  Whatever it is, it has sure made one...

Meet Jayden

Jayden BREED:  Pit Bull/ Bull Dog MixAGE:  12 years young!SEX:   MaleBIO:  Hi my name is Jayden and I am one spectacular specimen that is ready to find his forever home! I am  12 years young with plenty of pep left in my step!  This guy wants nothing more that a good...

Meet Misty

Misty BREED:  Pit Bull MixAGE:  18 months-2 yearsSEX: FemaleBio: Hi, my name is Misty.  I am a BEAUTIFUL girl with the most amazing coat!  When I was first rescued, my fur was dirty, dull and full of dander.  After a good bath and lots of good food, my coat is shiny,...

Meet Zelda-Looking for a foster/furever

Zelda-looking for a foster or furever home! BREED:  Pit Bull Terrier Mix AGE:  2 years old SEX:  Female BIO: Hi, my name is Zelda.  I have a little tale of woe to tell…I came to CDR as a rescue from Chicago Animal Care and Control with my brother Tank when we were 7...

Meet Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders BREED: Pit Bull Mix AGE:  10 years old SEX:  Male BIO: Hi, my name is Bernie Sanders but you can just call me Bernie. I’m 10 years young and an absolute lover of all people. I especially love tummy rubs and full body massages! Some people may say 10...

Not all of our available dogs will be in attendance on our weekly adoption event this Saturday at Schaumburg Petco.  To see a list of dogs that will be available for you to meet this Saturday please click here:

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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.


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


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


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 and Chicagoland Dog Rescue will get a $20 donation!

Order your Pet Food at 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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