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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-17-00205Jinnie (female)

Pointer Mix    Age: Young Adult


    WILL BE KILLED 5/25 @ 7 p.m. UNLESS SOMEONE FOSTERS OR ADOPTS HER!!!!! Jinnie is a very sweet dog who is in desperate need of a loving home before she is EUTHANIZED at a high kill shelter in Chicago. She is very friendly, gentle, loves human interaction, comes when she is called, walks nicely on a leash and has no issues with handling. She loves to play ball. You can pet her all over. She is great with other dogs! She doesn't have much time left before she is EUTHANIZED unless someone fosters or adopts her. If you are able to save her and give her the loving home she deserves please email. Volunteers are willing to help transport in the ... (Read More)Chicagoland area. nazarinw@aol.com (Less)

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Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-17-00147Jinnie (female)

Pointer Mix    Age: Young Adult


    Jinnie is a very sweet dog who is in desperate need of a loving home before she is EUTHANIZED at a high kill shelter in Chicago. She is very friendly, gentle, loves human interaction, comes when she is called, walks nicely on a leash and has no issues with handling. She loves to play ball. You can pet her all over. She is great with other dogs! She doesn't have much time left before she is EUTHANIZED unless someone fosters or adopts her. If you are able to save her and give her the loving home she deserves please email. Volunteers are willing to help transport in the Chicagoland area. nazarinw@aol.com

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-12-00307Buddy (male)

Pointer Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Buddy is a special dog. He is friendly, loving, he loves to snuggle, cuddle and will burrow his head into you. He gets along well with other dogs and kids. He is a bit wary of men, but absolutely adores women. Having said that, Buddy does have a few quirks. He is a velcro dog - he attaches to that one special person and follows her around. When 'his' person gets home, he will shower her with love and lots of kisses. Giving him at least a full minute of undivided attention is a must - he needs to know you are happy to see him and feel your touch before he settles down. He would like nothing better than to sleep in your bed. Take him for a ... (Read More)walk and you'll make his day. He is very energetic and needs some play/exercise time. Afterwards, when he has tired himself out, he will fall asleep at your feet. After observing him in a foster home, we've decided that he would do better in a small household, preferably with women. Even though he gets along with other dogs, some male dogs don't seem to care for him. Maybe because Buddy is such a friendly boy he doesn't quite understand that some other dogs have boundaries and when he oversteps these 'boundaries', dogs will growl at him. He, however, is not the one who initiates it. Buddy does very well on playdates, but is a bit overwhelming to other dogs if he spends too much time with them. He has met two cats and has done well - sniffed them curiously and shown no adverse reaction. If there were to be children in his future family, we request that they be older kids, preferably over 10 years old. He does very well with toddlers - we've had a 3-year-old take a tennis ball out of his mouth over and over again and not once did Buddy growl or bark. We think kids should be older because Buddy is high-energy and will probably knock down young kids, albeit, inadvertently - he's just too excited to get attention and loves to play. He is in desperate need of either an adopter or at least a foster home. His present foster cannot keep him much longer. Since Buddy does not much care to be crated for long periods, we prefer someone who spends most of her time at home. Someone who works from home and has no other dogs would be the ideal fit for Buddy. Please give this wonderful furball a chance. He is one of our volunteer's favorite dogs and deserves such a loving home where he'll feel secure and can finally settle in. Stats: we estimate Buddy to be 1 or 2 years old, a pointer mix, who is neutered, up-to-date on all his shots and microchipped. He is very food motivated, extremely intelligent (he picks up on things quickly) and very trainable. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Green Pup Shelter
Lake County Lake Zurich, IL MAP IT!

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847-946-1735

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-29-00160Donnie (male)

Pointer Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Donnie is a young pointer mix. He is a silly pup who loves his cuddles. He will make some family very happy.

 Adoption Fee: $225 Animal Location:

A Little R&R Animal Sanctuary Inc
Kane County Elgin, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-25-00403Holstein (female)

Pointer Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    Holstein is a sweet, small little girl. She LOVES people, enjoys being petted and just sitting at your side. Holstein took treats nicely, and was enjoying chasing the ball around and curious to the new surroundings outside.Enlarged mammary glands - likely just had puppies. Holstein NEEDS a foster home to make it out of Chicago's animal shelter alive!! Happy to explain how fostering works and connect potential fosters with an accredited rescue organization near them that will help Holstein.

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC)
Cook County Illinois

Contact:
Mari Sanchez 574-540-9025

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-15-00480Moseley (male)

Pointer Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    This young boy, Moseley, is very energetic and sweet. He is a beautiful white and black pointer/hound mix (our best guess). He's looking for the perfect family who can give him a safe and loving home. He came to us from Georgia and is up-to-date on shots. He will be neutered and microchipped soon. We estimate him to be just over a year old. Moseley is heartworm positive, but will begin his treatment immediately. Heartworm is very curable. Any questions or concerns, please contact us.

     Animal Location:

Green Pup Shelter
Lake County Lake Zurich, IL MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-04-08-00277Donnie (male)

Pointer Mix   


    Donnie is in DESPERATE need of someone to foster or adopt him so he is not EUTHANIZED at a very high kill shelter in Chicago! Volunteers say he just sits in his cage curled up into a small ball and looks VERY DEFEATED! If volunteers talk to him he wags his tail while curled up but he still looks very sad because he doesn't like the shelter environment! When he is outside he is so happy. He is super sweet! He has no issues with handling and he is easy to get on a leash. He is good with other dogs and he loves people! He loves to be petted! Please consider saving this sweet love bug before it is too late! Volunteers are willing to help with ... (Read More)transport. Please call 847-757-5534 or emailnazarinw@aol.com (Less)

     Animal Location:

Chicago Animal Control
Illinois

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847-757-5534

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Rescue Me ID: 13-07-17-00104Tide (male)

Pointer Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Are you an athletic person who loves a nice solid outgoing dog? Tide is a very handsome boy, weighs about 70 pounds, about 1 year old, heartworm negative and current on all shots and health care. He is a very solid, fun loving, energetic dog who can wear out any dog here playing, except a pit mix we had who is also higher energy. At the same time when crated he is perfectly well behaved, quiet and calm. He loves to sniff about and seems to have potential for a search and rescue dog or something to use his skills to advantage. Plus he is a very confident dog and loves to hop in the car, or go anywhere you want to go which would be perfect for ... (Read More)a working dog. He is crate trained, never potties in the crate or kennel. He was rescued from a very high kill shelter in AL, where many dogs never make it out. I seen his face and just didnt want him cut short when hes still a pup with SO much potential! He will need exercise to be a good dog, either playing with another dog (med or large he loves to rough house with them!) or jogging, agility, tagging along a bike. This dog is athletic and needs an active family, no couch potatoe here (although after play time I am sure he would love couch time!!) He knows sit and he loves attention. His favorite thing other then playing is to flop over on his back so you can rub his belly! He wants to meet anyone who has visited and so many people have been very impressed with how handsome he is, but they were wanting a small dog. I havent worked with him much at all but he does learn fast! Please email for more photos he is solid built and acts very much like a lab! Contract and vet reference required to adopt. A friend has sponsored half of his adoption fee of $200. to help him find a great forever home! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $100. Animal Location:

Macoupin County Brighton, IL 62012 MAP IT!

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Laurel grench 618-372-7547

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Pointer in Illinois
    Pointer Dogs can make good pets in Illinois if they match your IifestyIe. The English Pointer is a proud, elegant hunting dog. Pointers are good with children and devoted to their families. Pointers need to be with people and need to be socialized as puppies. Some Pointers can be skittish or aloof. Pointers need plenty of exercise and activity to be happy and healthy. This breed is best for a home with lots of open land.

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    Once a Pointer has cornered its game, it will freeze in place to point out its quarry. The modern Pointer is a mixture of several breeds including Foxhounds, Greyhounds, and Bulldogs. The English Pointer as it is currently known has only been around for about eighty years. Pointers enjoy lounging around on upholstered furniture.

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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, Illinois 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, IL 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 60411
South Suburban Humane Society 708-755-7387

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Winnebago County - Rockford, Illinois 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, IL 61264
Humane Society of Rock Island County 309-787-6830

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

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

Champaign County - Savoy 61874
CatSNAP 217-353-5243

Madison County - Bethalto, IL 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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