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Puppies and dogs in Westchester, Illinois

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We'll also keep you updated on Goda's adoption status with email updates.
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Goda

Labrador Retriever Retriever (Unknown Type)

Female, Adult
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats,
Story
An Olive Branch That Built A Bridge...  Over the past several months, 70 dogs have been stranded in the West Bank. The sanctuary they called home and the only safe place they’d ever known, was being evacuated due to the encroaching military advancement. Finally, there was a chance a cargo plane might be able to fly them to the United States. The SPCA International, Daily Hugz, Race for Life Rescue and Wings of Rescue coordinated with numerous Rescues and Shelters throughout the US to help evacuate these deserving dogs! When Mag Mutts was contacted, the Board didn't hesitate and committed to 8 dogs! More information about this 7500 mile long rescue mission can be found on the "Race For Life Rescue" Facebook Page!  Goda is approximately 10 months old, said to be very friendly and good with other dogs. More information to come once she gets settled into her foster home!  We always recommend obedience training for all dogs!                **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent.  * *Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (       www.magnificentmutts.org      )  No phone calls please, emails only. Adult dog adoption donations start at: $300 (cash only) Puppies adoption donations start at: $360 (cash only) Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation. Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Clone's adoption status with email updates.
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Clone

Labrador Retriever Retriever (Unknown Type)

Female, Adult
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats,
Story
An Olive Branch That Built A Bridge...  Over the past several months, 70 dogs have been stranded in the West Bank. The sanctuary they called home and the only safe place they’d ever known, was being evacuated due to the encroaching military advancement. Finally, there was a chance a cargo plane might be able to fly them to the United States. The SPCA International, Daily Hugz, Race for Life Rescue and Wings of Rescue coordinated with numerous Rescues and Shelters throughout the US to help evacuate these deserving dogs! When Mag Mutts was contacted, the Board didn't hesitate and committed to 8 dogs! More information about this 7500 mile long rescue mission can be found on the "Race For Life Rescue" Facebook Page!   Clone is approximately 4 years old, said to be very friendly and good with other dogs. More information to come once she gets settled into her foster home!  We always recommend obedience training for all dogs!                **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent.  * *Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (       www.magnificentmutts.org      )  No phone calls please, emails only. Adult dog adoption donations start at: $300 (cash only) Puppies adoption donations start at: $360 (cash only) Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation. Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Jenny's adoption status with email updates.
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Jenny

German Shepherd Dog

Female, Adult
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Not good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Jenny is the recent Mom of the 5 "J" theme beautiful pups (who have now been adopted)!  She has done an amazing job with them and is now ready for a home of her own! She is approximately 2-3 years old and between 50-55lbs. Jenny is house trained and will alert you when she needs to go out!  While going 'in' her crate is not her favorite thing, she is quiet once in and settles quickly.  Jenny loves to play with other dogs and does play hard, so any other companion in the home should be similar in size as it may be too much for a smaller dog. She exhibits typical 'Shepherd' tendencies with following her foster Mom everywhere, is gentle when taking treats but does get 'happy feet' with new adults when excited and the foster family is working on correcting.  We recommend obedience training for all pups and dogs! Jenny's adoption donation is $200.      **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent. **Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  Thank you for your interest!                             If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (     www.magnificentmutts.org )  No phone calls please, emails only. Adult dog adoption donations start at: $300 (cash only) Puppies adoption donations start at: $360 (cash only) Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation. Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Shiloh 24's adoption status with email updates.
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Shiloh 24

Labrador Retriever Terrier (Unknown Type, Medium)

Male, Adult
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Shiloh is a sweet boy that once he warms up becomes a big cuddler! He is approximately 1.5 years old and between 60-65lbs. He is mostly housetrained (just an occasional accident), walks well on a leash, is good with other dogs and is very playful!  Shiloh would love a home with a yard with a fence as he loves to run around outside and being so young with a super temperament, he is a great candidate for and will benefit from obedience training!   We recommend obedience training for all pups and dogs!      **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent. **Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  Thank you for your interest!                             If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (     www.magnificentmutts.org )  No phone calls please, emails only. Adult dog adoption donations start at: $300 (cash only) Puppy adoption donations start at: $360 (cash only) Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation.   Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Jules's adoption status with email updates.
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Jules

Chihuahua

Male, Puppy
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with dogs,
Story
Jules from the "J" litter is available and looking for his forever home.  He is back in rescue due to no fault of his own as he is a great pup, but sadly, family member's allergies were just too much!   This delightful itty bitty pup is approximately 5 months old, about 6-7lbs and will add lots of dance moves to your life!  Kids should be 6+ years old and little dog savvy. House and crate training will be continuing in his foster home! We recommend obedience training for all puppies!    **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent. **Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  Thank you for your interest!                    If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (   www.magnificentmutts.org )  No phone calls please, emails only. Adult dog adoption donations start at: $300 (cash only) Puppies adoption donations start at: $360 (cash only) Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation. Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Hummingbird's adoption status with email updates.
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Hummingbird

Bloodhound Doberman Pinscher

Female, Puppy
Hillside, IL
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
You won't be able to play hide and seek from these 3 pups as the 'bloodhound' in them will find you every time! Rooster and Hummingbird are Parvo survivors who have typical 'helicopter' hound ears and long faces that will make you howl!  The are about 14 weeks  old and weigh  between 18-22lbs  We recommend obedience training for all pups and dogs!    **Breed or size (once fully grown) is a 'best guess' and is not guaranteed since they arrived into rescue without either parent. **Magnificent Mutts is an all foster home based rescue and meets are held by appointment with the entire family in attendance. Please ensure your current pets are up to date with vetting, have landlord/HOA approval and are prepared to take your new family member home at the adoption appointment.  Thank you for your interest!                    If you are interested in adoption, please complete the "Application to Adopt" which can be accessed from this link: (   www.magnificentmutts.org )  No phone calls please, emails only. Dogs/Puppies adoption donations range from $300-$400 (cash only).  Prices are subject to change, please contact for specific adoption donation. Please visit www.magnificentmutts.org for the online dog application. June 25, 2024, 3:02 pm

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Dog shelters and rescues in Westchester, Illinois

There are animal shelters and rescues that focus specifically on finding great homes for dogs in Westchester, Illinois. Browse these rescues and shelters below.

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Magnificent Mutts Rescue - Hillside

Hillside, IL 60162

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Chicagoland Lab Rescue

Oak Brook, IL 60522

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Angel4CauseRescue

9050 Elm Ave, Burr Ridge, IL 60527

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Dark Horse Dogs, NFP

La Grange Highlands, IL 60525

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Great Lakes Lab Rescue

105 E. Vallette #1175, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Pet Types: dogs

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Chicagoland Eskie Rescue

Elmhurst, IL 60126

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Players for Pits, NFP

463 W Fullerton, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Pet Types: dogs

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Underdograilway Rescue

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Fetch A 4Ever Friend

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Dog is my shepherd

Northlake, IL 60164

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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