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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-10-00245  (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Red Rover's owner passed away. He is looking for a foster or a forever home. Please contact ramjb1@yahoo.com for more information. Note that you must be in the vicinity of the northwest suburbs of Chicago to foster for/adopt from Almost Home Foundation.

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Almost Home Foundation
Cook County Elk Grove Village, IL MAP IT!

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847-891-1599

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Animal ID: 16-007Kain (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Kain is a young American Bulldog around 18 month old. He has been fully vetted, up to date on his shots and ready for his forever home! Kain loves his chew toys, or just cuddles on the couch. Until our below zero tempetures hit he loves going on walks with his foster Daddy. Kain lets you know he has to go potty has not had accidents at his foster home. Kain is not a fan of cold weather and will wear a sweater with out any trouble at all, he is all for warmth. Kain is living with two small dogs at his foster home. We are not sure on how he would do with cats. Kain is picking up on all he is learning at his foster home. He is a complete ... (Read More)fun loving boy Due to Kain's size we would want to have kids in the family meet with him; we want all to get along and him to not knock one down by accident. He is very loving. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $275 Animal Location:

Fetch All Breed Rescue
Lake County Antioch, IL 60002 MAP IT!

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224-425-0517

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-01-00670Bella (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Deaf, Fearful/Anxious 

    Sweet Bella is about 8 years old. She is deaf. At first she is a bit timid but warms up. She seems to like all the other shelter dogs and is becoming for comfortable with shelter staff.

 Adoption Fee: 125$ Animal Location:

menard county animal control
Menard County petersburg, IL MAP IT!

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2176327302

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-01-00004Staci (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Staci is the cutest and sweetest little American Bulldog mix you will ever meet. She's 4 years old and was recently surrendered by her owners because they were moving. When I took her out of her kennel, she was the happiest and most affectionate girl! Some dogs are more interested in their surrounding than in humans, but Staci pranced outside to promptly lay in my lap and roll around on the grass. I absolutely adore her, and any family will be so lucky to have her. Please consider coming to meet her to see if you will be that lucky family! This organization has a policy that adopters live within 50 miles of Tinley Park.

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Cook County Tinley Park, IL 60487 MAP IT!

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Erin Butler 630-432-1393

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-26-00538Otis Lou (male)

American Bulldog    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adult Men Only 
Personality: Very High Energy, Very Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Aggressive,
 Fearful/Anxious 

    
 Adoption Fee: $500 Animal Location:

Macon County Harristown, IL MAP IT!

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Keri Meador 2176191521

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-20-00277Meatball (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    It's a spicy Meatball! This big lug of a dog is the definition of comfort food: warm, satisfying, and super beefy! Meatball is a one year old American Bulldog/Am Staff mix who came to ACL when a volunteer found him outside his work, running stray. Meatball is just the best - he's great with people of all ages, other dogs who match his vibe, and he might make the perfect companion to a dog-savvy cat. Meatball is easygoing and tolerant, and he loves absolutely everyone! He is quite the beefcake, so he could use some training to help him learn his size. He definitely prefers strong, confident handlers - like any good teenager, he likes to push ... (Read More)his boundaries and see what he can get away with! If you respond with firm, loving guidance and leadership, he falls right in line. He's not the best choice for a timid or hesitant handler, though. If you're feeling ravenous for love and affection, maybe you need to order a Meatball! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak Park, IL 60304 MAP IT!

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Gabrielle Zenoni 7088488155

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-04-08-00469Lisa (female)

American Bulldog Mix   


    Lisa is in DESPERATE need of someone to foster or adopt her so she is not EUTHANIZED at a very high kill shelter in Chicago! She is shaking at the shelter due to fear! Lisa is a very sweet dog! She loves people! She is easy to walk on a leash and she's very good with handling! she likes other dogs! Please consider fostering or adopting a sweet dog before it is too late. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Volunteers are willing to help with transport. Please call 847-757-5534 or emailnazarinw@aol.com

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

Contact:
847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-07-00265Cocoa (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Cocoa is a beautiful, cuddly, sweet, playful and energetic, five-year-old, 69-pound, female, vanilla and chocolate American Bulldog/Pit Bull Terrier-mix looking for a loving guardian. Cocoa is a big baby who loves to be dressed in warm sweaters when it gets chilly out. But, she also doesn't mind a floral collar and tutu on occasion! She really just loves to be loved. She is good with people of all ages including children; she rolls over for belly rubs and is full of tail wags and kisses. Cocoa does not get along with other animals, so she is looking for a home as the one and only pet. Originally found stray in Aurora, Illinois, Cocoa ... (Read More)made her way to rescue. She is well worth loving, full of kisses, and can catch a treat mid-air. She is very food-motivated. She is well-behaved in the home, crate-trained and housebroken. She knows the commands sit and down and takes treats ever so gently from your fingers. Cocoa is healthy, de-wormed, spayed, up-to-date on vaccines, micro-chipped, and heartworm-tested. If you are interested in fostering or adopting this sweet dog, please contact Melia at melia88@comcast.net or 708-224-1900. Her adoption fee of $200 benefits the rescued dogs of Lucky Dog Rescue. She is currently kenneled in Union, Illinois. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Petraits Pet Photography
Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

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773-777-2891

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-04-06-00560Max (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult


    Max is VERY URGENT and needs your help in order for his life to be saved! Unfortunately he is in a high kill shelter in Chicago and he only has a VERY short time before he will be EUTHANIZED! Please consider fostering or adopting him before he is killed! Max is a very happy dog who is always wagging his tail! He loves other dogs! He loves attention and is very affectionate! He has no issues with handling. He loves to be petted. He takes treats gently and does well walking with a leash. He even knows sit! He loves to give little kisses! He is neutered and 5 years old. Please consider fostering or adopting Max in order to save this sweet ... (Read More)guy guy's life! Volunteers are willing to help with transport! Please call847-757-5534oremailnazarinw@aol.com (Less)

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-04-05-00304Foxy (female)

American Bulldog Mix   


    Foxy is pleading for someone to foster or adopt her before she is EUTHANIZED at a high kill shelter in Chicago! She is super sweet,knows sit, housebroken, responds to no, and has no problems with handling. She is longing for a loving home! Are you able to save her? Please consider! Volunteers are willing to help with transport! Please call 847-757-5534 or email nazarinw@aol.com

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-04-05-00287Toricka (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult


    Toricka needs someone to foster or adopt her before she is EUTHANIZED at a high kill shelter in Chicago! She is in URGENT need of help before it is too late! She is calm, sweet and gentle. She loves people and is good with other dogs! Please consider saving this sweet girl and making her a part of your family before it's too late for her! Volunteers are willing to help with transport! Please call847-757-5534or emailnazarinw@aol.com

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Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 16-02-29-00372Bruno (male)

American Bulldog    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Low Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Needs Vaccinations, Fearful/Anxious 

    If we can not find a home for him soon we will have to surrender him to a shelter we are currently having trouble affording all his medications and prescription food. We love him and want him to go to someone who can afford his care and give him a loving home due to our kids activities we are gone almost every evening and weekends .We have hBruno since he was 1. He has a lot of allergies food and seasonal he is currently on Hills Prescription Diet ZD for food allergies hydroxzine and apaquil to help with the itching he also needs weekly medicated baths. We have never had a bully breed dog we love him but between his allergy issues we just ... (Read More)don't think we can take care of him the way he deserves the cost is getting to put a burden on our family. He is a loving dog with me my husband and our two boys ages 11 & 17 he likes to play with stuffed toys and in the house and chase a basketball in the back yardHe does not like small children they make him nervous older kids are ok (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $75.00 Animal Location:

Peoria County Bartonville, IL 61607 MAP IT!

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Jenny Boyd 3096968976

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Rescue Me ID: 14-09-25-01015Danni (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Very High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Deaf 

    We believe Danni to be an American Bulldog and Dalmatian mix. She is approximately 7 years old and weighs just over 50 lbs. Danni is a STUNNING, blue-eyed beauty who love, love, LOVES people. Like many other dogs with her physical appearance, Danni is deaf. She has worked very, very hard with her foster dad in overcoming her disability and is MORE than ready to show everything she has learned to her forever family. A forever home should be patient, active, and willing to learn how best to communicate with and lead Danni. She is a dog who is very busy. She would like nothing better than to go for a nice, controlled walk with her ... (Read More)forever person daily. One of her favorite past-times is trotting on a treadmill! (Please take a moment to watch her video at https://vimeo.com/46980402!) Danni has learned to enjoy the company of the other dogs in her foster home, but may need some time to adjust to another dog in her adoptive home. All-in-all, Danni is super fun and will be a great addition to the right home. If you are interested in becoming Danni's new best friend, please e-mail us at petadoptions@illinoishumane.org. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150.00 Animal Location:

Illinois Humane
Sangamon County Springfield, IL 62705 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 12-08-23-00188Lucky (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Lucky was saved from a kill shelter at his last hour. He is a very sweet boy with people (don't know about children), but does not get along with other male and some female dogs. He has had no training, which would probably help, but would be best as an only dog. He knows how to use the doggie door to go potty. Loves to play fetch. Loves petting. We are in the St. Louis metro area (in IL)

 Adoption Fee: negotiab Animal Location:

Madison County St Jacob, IL 62281 MAP IT!

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Jeff Wendler 618-514-0686

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PIease Read Before Adopting an American Bulldog in Illinois
    American Bulldogs can make good pets in Illinois if they match your IifestyIe. The American Bulldog is an athletic, determined, loyal, and highly devoted breed. American Bulldogs are very affectionate towards children but should be supervised because of their strength. American Bulldogs are very protective of their masters and make great guard dogs. An American Bulldog can do fine in an apartment if it gets enough exercise and is walked daily. Like the English Bulldog, the American Bulldog tends to slobber.

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    The American Bulldog thrived in the colonial American South due to settlers' problems with feral pigs. American Bulldogs were their best means of controlling the pigs. American Bulldogs are descended from indigenous English Mastiffs that lived in the British Isles before the arrival of Caesar. Some American Bulldogs can jump six feet in the air. American Bulldogs have fought wild dogs, bulls, and even fire while defending their masters.

Related pages:

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Illinois Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

McHenry County - McHenry, IL 60051
Animal Outreach Society 815-385-0005

Lake County - Vernon Hills 60061
Orphans of the Storm 847-634-0022

Lake County - Waukegan, Illinois 60085
Lake County Animal Protection 847-740-3977

Kane County - Dundee 60118
Stop the Overpopulation of Pets 847-622-4136

DuPage County - Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Animal Rescue Foundation 630-469-4121

Kane County - St. Charles, IL 60174
Homes for Endangered and Lost Pets 630-879-8500

Kane County - S Elgin, Illinois 60177
Anderson Animal Shelter 847-697-2880

Cook County - Evanston, IL 60204
CARE for the Evanston Animal Shelter 847-705-2653

Cook County - Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411
South Suburban Humane Society 708-755-7387

Cook County - Chicago, IL 60415
Animal Welfare League 773-667-0088

Cook County - Tinley Park, Illinois 60477
People's Animal Welfare Society 815-464-7298

Cook County - Chicago 60610
The Anti-Cruelty Society 312-644-8338

Cook County - Chicago, Illinois 60623
Lurie Family Spay/Neuter Clinic 773-521-7729

Cook County - Chicago Ridge, IL 60623
Animal Welfare League 708-636-8586

Cook County - Chicago, Illinois 60640
Tree House Animal Foundation 773-784-5488

Cook County - Chicago, IL 60660
Felines, Inc. 773-465-4132

Kankakee County - Kankakee, Illinois 60901
Kankakee County Humane Society 815-933-5999

Winnebago County - Rockford, IL 61101
Humane Society of Winnebago County 815-749-1400

Winnebago County - Rockford, IL 61103
Winnegabo County Animal Services 815-877-3073

Rock Island County - Milan 61264
Quad City Animal Welfare Center 309-787-6830

Rock Island County - Milan 61264
Humane Society of Rock Island County 309-787-6830

Rock Island County - Moline, Illinois 61265
Better Pets Clinic 309-764-5489

Knox County - Galesburg, Illinois 61401
Knox County Humane Society 309-342-1275

Champaign County - Savoy, Illinois 61874
CatSNAP 217-353-5243

Madison County - Bethalto, Illinois 62010
Bethalto Spay Clinic 618-377-2420

Adams County - Quincy, Illinois 62301
Quincy Humane Society 217-228-1422

Jackson County - Murphysboro, IL 62966
Humane Society of Southern Illinois 618-457-2362

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