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Great Dane puppies and dogs in Lyons, Illinois

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Lahey JuM

Great Dane Labrador Retriever

Male, Adult
Rosemont, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
In the meadows, under skies so wide, There's a dog named Lahey, with joy inside. A Great Dane mix, Lab in his soul, At 2 years old, he's pure heart and whole. Tall and lanky, his beauty shines bright, A bundle of love, a pure delight. Sixty-five pounds of happiness, they say, In his world of play, he wants to stay. With other dogs, he frolics and runs, Underneath the warm, golden sun. For people, his heart's an endless sea, Lahey loves all, and he's filled with glee. He dreams of a home, an active place, With a family who'll cherish his boundless grace. Big mutt, big love, he's ready to give, In this world of wonder, he's bound to thrive. So, if you seek a friend so grand, With Lahey, love will bloom and expand. A canine companion, gentle and true, He's waiting for a family like you!!! Local adoption fee is $200 (in TX) Out of state adoption fee is $400 (includes transport to your area, $50 temporary fuel fee will be included)
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Dante JuM

Great Dane Pointer

Male, Adult
Rosemont, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Dante, the charismatic Great Dane/pointer mix with a captivating blend of rough-around-the-edges charm and a tender heart. Dante's exterior may give off an air of confidence, but deep within lies a soft and gentle soul. Just like the characteristics of his heritage, Dante is intelligent and alert, always ready to engage with the world around him. He possesses a unique blend of confidence and independence, which adds to his intriguing personality. While he may be a bit standoffish at first due to his exceptional intelligence and focused nature, once Dante warms up to you, he becomes a tail-wagging, people-loving companion who will shower you with affection. It is crucial for Dante to be socialized thoroughly, gradually introducing him to a wide variety of people and animals in a gentle and patient manner. By providing Dante with the love, patience, and guidance he needs, you have the opportunity to witness his transformation into a devoted and loyal companion. Adopt Dante today and unlock the layers of his beautiful character, as he fills your life with joy, companionship, and a unique kind of elegance that only he can provide. Local adoption fee is $200 (in TX) Out of state adoption fee is $400 (includes transport to your area - $50 Temporary Fuel Charge will be added)
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Frita

Great Dane

Female, Adult
Hainesville, IL
Size
(when grown) X-Large 101 lbs (46 kg) or more
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Frita is a wonderful girl. She was used for breeding before being relinquished to a kill shelter. Now she is in a loving home. Frita is about 3 years old. She is very affectionate and loves attention from the humans in her foster home. Frita's playful side is starting to come out. She throws a ball in the air and has the zoomies! It is wonderful to see her come out of her shell. Interested in this beauty? Please submit an adoption application and put her name in the subject line of the email. Wagging Hearts is an all volunteer rescue and we will get back to you asap. Thank you!
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Duke John

Great Dane Retriever (Unknown Type)

Male, Senior
Palatine, IL
Size
(when grown) X-Large 101 lbs (46 kg) or more
Details
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Story
We are searching for a knight in shining armor (or a warrior princess) to rescue this particular Duke.We estimate that Duke John is about 11 years old and 112 pounds of sheer handsome beauty, very loving, and majestic as all get out. He loves to cuddle, would be happiest getting non-stop petting, knows a whole bunch of commands, is housebroken, and stays off the furniture unless invited. A gentle giant, he loves all people (including children) and gets along well with other dogs. DNA tests indicate he is a bloodhound/lab/Catahoula mix. Despite his age, he's got serious power and will need a strong human to handle the other end of the leash in the event an Amazon truck should come along. Duke John loves his routine and it includes non-negotiable short nightly walks - one of his very favorite things in life.This guy is a survivor: having adapted to more relaxed living conditions due to his congenital heart condition and takes numerous medications each day. His health requires a human who can keep him on a strict food and med schedule, let him out frequently, and who will bring him to vet appointments. He is not neutered: due to his age and heart issues, he cannot undergo anesthesia.Anyone interested in Duke John should speak first to our medical staff so we can be certain his health needs will be met. He is searching for an active and loving home where he can live his best life. He is one heckuva special dog.Interested in adopting this dog? Visit our website (http://www.SecondCityCanineRescue.org) to fill out an application and to find out where this dog may be shown this weekend.We love our dogs. We want happy lives for all of them and are looking for the home that provides the best fit for each dog's individual needs. Please understand that there may be multiple families interested in this dog. Also, please know that the breed mix listed is simply a guess. In most cases, we don't know their background. We encourage you to base your decision on individual personality and pet qualities instead of relying on our guess.Please understand, we only adopt our animals out near the Chicagoland area. Questions? Email us at adoptions@sccrescue.org. Hope to see you become part of the SCCR family!
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Marco

Great Dane

Male, Adult
Skokie, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Not good with cats, Needs special attention, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
MARCO Available for Adoption or Foster FAST FACTSMale, Great Dane mix, 3 1/2 Years-Old, 72-PoundsFriendly, Loving, Playful, Sweet, Big snuggle bug!Moderately ActivePeople FriendlyKids over 8No DogsNo CatsPotty TrainedCrate Trained  Greetings from Marco, and I’d like to be your canine best friend (CBF). A little about my background. I was surrendered to an overcrowded animal control facility in emaciated condition. Once I’d gained enough weight to be deemed healthy for transport, I was sent to CARE to find my forever home. The staff and volunteers tell me I’m a sweetheart of a dog, a Gentle Giant who doesn’t yet understand how much space he occupies. For example, as I gaze up into their eyes, tail wagging, waiting for a pet or hug, I’m likely to be sitting on—not at—their feet. I also bump into walls and try to fit into places that are too small for me. So yes, I’m still a clumsy, goofy puppy, but the word that best describes me is loving. I adore being around people and consider everyone I meet to be my pal. I show affection by rubbing against their legs and, whenever possible, cuddling with them on a couch and giving lots of kisses.  Here are some other things I’d like to share. I’m very smart and treat-motivated and have already learned sit, down, come, look and touch. I’m not particularly interested in toys, although I do enjoy a peanut butter-filled Kong. I like playing with other pooches, but they should be medium- or large sized, as I’m a bit too much for the little ones. I’m still learning to walk politely and not pull, so I’ll need your help working on my leash manners. Finally, I’m happy to report I keep my kennel clean, doing my business outdoors, and tolerate my kennel, though my preference is to be with/near a human at all times. I hope my bio has you thinking I might just be the CBF you’ve been looking for. If so, please fill out an adoption application ASAP and come and meet me. While I can’t promise I won’t put your feet to sleep when on sit on them, I can absolutely guarantee you my unconditional love! I have been neutered and microchipped and have had a full veterinary checkup and vaccines. My adoption fee is $325. For more information or if you would like to meet me, please fill out an adoption survey at carenorthshore.org/dog-adoption-survey Love and licks, MarcoMarch 3, 2024, 1:37 pm
Special Needs
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Bella Blue Watling

Great Dane

Female, Young
Waukegan, IL
Size
(when grown) Large 61-100 lbs (28-45 kg)
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, Needs special attention, Needs experienced adopter,
Story
She is fine with animals. However, she is a bully. She is extremely people picky and does not like to be approached, she prefers to make contact. She is extremely food driven in any type of training. She will get into any food possible, if left unattended. She’s still very hyper. Overall, she’s a really good dog and just needs the love. I don’t have time to give her right now.

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10.3 miles

Focus on Cumberland County Animal Safety-IL Transport Stop

Chicago, IL 60176

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10.3 miles

Focus on Cumberland County Animal Safety-IL Transport Stop

Chicago, IL 60176

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10.3 miles

Focus on Cumberland County Animal Safety-IL Transport Stop

Chicago, IL 60176

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Rescue

10.8 miles

Traveling Tails Dog Rescue

Palos Heights, IL 60463

Pet Types: dogs

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Shelter

11.5 miles

Chicago Canine Rescue

5272 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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Rescue

13.8 miles

God's Dogs Rescue of TX for IL Transport Stop

Rosemont, IL 60018

Pet Types: dogs

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13.8 miles

God's Dogs Rescue of TX for IL Transport Stop

Rosemont, IL 60018

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Rescue

15.8 miles

Community Animal Rescue Effort - C.A.R.E.

4927 Main Street, Skokie, IL 60077

Pet Types: cats, dogs

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17.8 miles

Rescue Riders Cooperative IL

Chicago, IL 60563

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23.9 miles

Second City Canine Rescue

570 N Smith st, Palatine, IL 60067

Pet Types: dogs

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