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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-20-00572Petey (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Pete is a very friendly, sweet, playful and lovable three-year-old, 64-pound, male, black and white Boxer/American Bulldog-mix with warm brown eyes looking for a loving guardian. Pete is great with people of all ages. He's relaxed and not at all hyper or jumpy. He's wonderful in the home and leans against you lovingly. He is a homebody who loves being with his people. He loves a fenced-in yard, enjoys playing with his toys and is perfectly housebroken. Pete is extremely responsive to his people. He is well-trained and knows the commands sit and stay. His favorite treats are bananas and apples; his foster family likes to keep him healthy ... (Read More)and he is very food-motivated. Currently being fostered in Chicago's South Loop neighborhood, Pete is just not a city guy. He is reactive on leash and nervous in the city. He'd rather have a yard of his own to run and play in and a more suburban neighborhood without all the noise and congestion. He is living in a foster home with another large dog. He is best with male dogs - especially labs and bully breeds who don't mind his rough manner of play. Pete has a strong prey drive so he's best in a home without cats, rabbits or other small pets. Pete is very healthy, neutered, up-to-date on rabies and distemper vaccines, heartworm-tested and micro-chipped. His adoption fee of $200 benefits the rescued pets of Friends of Animal Care and Control. To meet and possibly adopt Pete, please contact Kat at kat@fcacc.org or if you have questions for his current foster mom, please contact Ania at 312-730-6687. (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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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-18-00506Nilla (female)

American Bulldog    Age: Young Adult

Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Nilla is a two year old female American Bulldog. She weighs 78.2 pounds. Her minimum adoption donation is $245. If you are interested in possibly adopting Nilla, please fill out the adoption application found on our website (www.wishbonecaninerescue.org).

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Wish Bone Canine Rescue
McLean County Bloomington, IL 61701 MAP IT!

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Wish Bone Canine Rescue wbcrshelter@gmail.com

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Animal ID: 2872Prada (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    It is my pleasure to introduce you to Prada! There is much to say about this wonderful girl whose smile will melt your heart. Prada is approximately 2 1/2 years old, but it is a guess because she was found as a stray by animal control. She appears to be a Amstaff mixed with English bulldog weighing in at 50lbs. She was producing milk at the time she was taken by animal control. She continued to produce milk after coming to the H.E.L.P family. A doctors visit determined she was having a false pregnancy and having her spayed would put her body back in balance. Sure enough Prada is now a happy, healthy pup. This girl has a pure heart and wants ... (Read More)to share her love with you. Unfortunately, it is clear that Prada had some hardships in her short time on this earth. She can sometimes be shy of her head being touched or fast moving hands towards her. She will put her head down and freeze in place until she knows you are safe. Then Prada will melt in your lap for pets and kisses. She has not once shown aggression to children or adults and has passed her temperament tests with flying colors. Sadly, Prada has shown food and toy aggression towards other dogs sometimes without prediction. To be safe, her forever home should not have any dogs or cats. Prada wants to be spoiled, and loves any type of affection. She will be your princess, your best friend, your cuddle bug. Don't let her tough appearance fool you, her smile always shows her true heart. Her forever home should be one that understands that Prada had a rough start, but do not judge a book by the first chapters. She charms everyone she meets with her happy 'oinks,' and classic bully smile. She deserves a life of love and peace. Could you be her forever home and give her a happily ever after? (Less)

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Homes For Endangered and Lost Pets or H.E.L.P.
Kane County St. Charles, IL MAP IT!

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877-364-2286 Ext 2

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-03-00185Mr. Belvedere (male)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Adult

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

    Meet Mr. Belvedere! This oldie but goody is looking for a retirement home. Mr. B came to ACL as a stray but was never claimed by his owners. He is an older dog who would do best in a quieter household. He is still up for a nice walk, but also enjoys his naps! Mr. B has the sweetest heart, and he has plenty of good years left. Come give this distinguished gentleman a chance!

 Adoption Fee: 150 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak Park, IL 60304 MAP IT!

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Gabrielle Zenoni 7088488155

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-21-00497fitty (male)

American Bulldog    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    All white American bull dog

 Adoption Fee: 200$ Animal Location:

Kane County Elgin, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Tyrone white 224-402-5741

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-18-00449Bodi (female)

American Bulldog Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    She is a very sweet girl but does not understand how big she is. So she might knock down smaller children. She knows basic cues but will need someone who understands her breed and will train with her to teach her clear household rules

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

McHenry County McHenry, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Jennalee Bee

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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: 14-09-11-00634Darla (female)

American Bulldog    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Not Good with Cats 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Darla is 5 yrs. old and is a pure American Bulldog. Owner moved and surrendered her to the pound. Spayed. Heartworm negative, all vaccines current including Bordatella. Weighs 100+ lbs. She is housebroken. Knows sit, shake lay and fetch. She is adult people friendly. No young children under the age of 12. No cats and she does not like most dogs. She will need a dedicated home that will spend ample time with her to socialize her better. She is located in SOUTHERN ILLINOIS at our county's animal control kill facility. Application process for individuals other than licensed rescue groups. PLEASE MAP OUR LOCATION FOR DISTANCE BEFORE INQUIRING. ... (Read More)Thank you. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: 30.00 Animal Location:

Washington County Partners For Pets
Washington County Nashville, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-09-11-00269Yago (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, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Howdy there my name is Yago and I am a 4-5 year old American Bulldog mix. I need a furever home that has NO CHILDREN and is calmer as in noise levels and people coming and going. I MUST have a fully fenced in yard and I love to play frisbee and play ball, and like to go hiking. I should ALWAYS be on a leash when I am not inside my fenced yard. I know it may sound like a lot of stuff that I have to have but I am really worth it! I am potty trained and a very handsome boy! If you have all the things I require and just know that my handsome mug is the perfect addition to your home then please contact my rescue to begin the application process. ... (Read More)Contact foranimalssake1@yahoo.com for more information Local to the greater Chicagoland area (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

For Animals Sake Rescue
DuPage County Lombard, IL MAP IT!

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(630)930-8097

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-09-00423Lucas (male)

American Bulldog    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Not Good with Cats 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Aggressive 

    Lucas is a great dog with a loving personality. Unfortunately, his current owner does not have the time for him and Lucas has been left alone very often. He needs work and socialization. Due to his lack of socialization, he has become aggressive. I know that if someone gave him a chance and the time he needs, he would be a faithful companion.

     Animal Location:

Cook County Chicago, IL 60651 MAP IT!

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Samuel Castro 773-526-1350

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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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lnteresting American Bulldog Trivia Low-Cost Illinois Spay & Neuter Clinics
    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. The American Bulldog is a much closer relative of the Old English Bulldog than the modern English Bulldog is.

Related pages:

American Bulldog Rescue

Illinois Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

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

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

Lake County - Waukegan 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 60174
Homes for Endangered and Lost Pets 630-879-8500

Kane County - S Elgin 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, IL 60411
South Suburban Humane Society 708-755-7387

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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