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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-23-00147Ruthie (female)

Jack Russell    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Deaf 

    Pure bred Jack Russell Terrier to a good home. She is in excellent health for her age. Owners have to move and can't take dog with them.

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Cook County Evanston, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Kevin Jordan 8474772882

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-15-00070Patches (male)

Jack Russell    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    Very energetic and sweet Jack Russell. Good with kids. Will mark his territory if there are other animals. Jumps, but can be managed within seconds. Loves to cuddle. Loves to play tug of war. Loves running in the backyard. Home with a fence is preferable. Doesn't do well on a leash, but with a little practice he can be. He will pretty much do anything for a treat. Very smart. Can be a flight risk, but he's so smart he knows where he lives and will come back. Needs a home where he can live out his years in a calm environment. He growls a lot, but it's his way of communicating...You just have to listen. Needs a home ASAP due to ... (Read More)personal reasons. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Cook County Oak Forest, IL MAP IT!

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Tommasina Reidy 708-268-6485

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Rescue Me ID: 15-06-12-00409Murphy (male)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    Hello! My name is Murphy and I have been a loyal family member for 8 years! I get alone with most everyone but can be shy whenI first meet people. But once I get to know you I have no problem showing you just how much I love you. I am even known for my hugs! I get alone with children and other dogs, though older children and dogs would be best. I do need a family that can devote time to me and can be sensitive to my imperfections. If you think you would be interested in adopting me, please call my current mommy! Love, Murphy

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Kane County Elgin, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Sarah Szymanski 2175537570

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-28-00206Ruthie (female)

Jack Russell    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Ruthie is a 16 year old Jack Russell. We love her, but have to move out of state and can't take her with us. She is in excellent health for her age.

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Cook County Evanston, IL 60201 MAP IT!

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Kevin Jordan 847-477-2882

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-20-00322Spakle (female)

Jack Russell    Age: Young Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

     This animal is available to licensed rescue groups only.  Please do not enquire unless with a licensed rescue group. Friendly 6month old Jack Russell needs a new home. Comes with all accessories...leash, collar, food/water bowels, Small carrier kennel

 Adoption Fee: $100 Animal Location:

Kendall County Oswego, IL MAP IT!

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Amanda Wydra 8083542586

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-13-00529Daisy (female)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed 

    
 Adoption Fee: $100. Animal Location:

McHenry County cary, IL 60013 MAP IT!

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patsy sobieszczyk 2242569467

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Rescue Me ID: 15-05-12-00526Daisy (female)

Jack Russell    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    We have had our Daisy since 6 weeks of age. She is an active dog, and loves to cuddle in bed with us after a long day of running and playing. Her best friend is the tennis ball! Same as most jack Russell's. She is smart and fun and loving, but needs a home with a yard. Which we do not have. She is 6 years old as of December 23.

     Animal Location:

McHenry County cary, IL 60013 MAP IT!

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patsy sobieszczyk 2242569467

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Animal ID: 2889Tiny (male)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Puppy

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    ) 'Tiny' is a 7 month ) old puppy - but a big dog in a small package. The vet ) says Jack Russel/Chihuaua mix. He hasn't grown much in ) the last six weeks, I don't think he'll get much bigger, ) but he is so much fun and has tons of personality. He ) knows how to sit and is almost potty trained. He gets ) along great with his 80 lb lab foster brother and 30lb ) foster sister. He does well on a leash, but would benefit ) from more practice. Tiny sleeps on his back or under ) blankets whenever he can get away with it and loves ) snuggling in your lap. He is the perfect size for a lap ) dog at 10lbs. He is such a fun character!

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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: 15-04-25-00135Trudy (female)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Trudy is an adorable 3 yr. old. She loves snuggling but can still be a little shy with new people so she would need her new family to go slow when meeting her and give her a little while to warm up to them. Once she does she gets very excited and will give lots of kisses. She loves other dogs and does well with cats. Her favorite things are sitting on your lap, taking walks and playing with her toys. Trudy is housebroken but, as with all rescues expect to spend the first couple weeks helping her to acclimate to new surrounds and expectations. If interested in Trudy you can find an application at www.digsk9.org She is waiting for a fun ... (Read More)family that understands and loves the personality of a Rat Terrier mix. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250.00 Animal Location:

Grahamville Rescue
Will County Joliet, IL 60435 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-28-00187rugger (male)

Jack Russell    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good with Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Fearful/Anxious 

    
     Animal Location:

Cook County Palos Hills, IL 60465 MAP IT!

Contact:
Joseph Skafar 708-671-8498 cell 708-745-2186

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-28-00410Dottie (female)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Adult

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

    Dottie has had quite a sad life, she was given to a shelter early in life, and at age 3 was adopted by a nice couple. Unfortunately 3 yrs ago she lost her male owner and 1 yr. ago lost her female owner. We took her in but it's not the appropriate fit for our house. She's sweet and loves to cuddle but needs some training, time and commitment due to years of lack of structure and discipline. Seeking a better, appropriate life for this sweetheart.

     Animal Location:

Winnebago County Rockford, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
John Valery 608-219-4300

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Rescue Me ID: 14-11-09-00427Eddie (male)

Jack Russell    Age: Adult

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

    Eddie is an adorable, energetic and very active 9 year old JRT. He has a loving personality and loves to be cuddled and sleep with you under the covers. He also will give you hugs and kisses to show you his love for you. He is good with kids and other dogs. He is house trained and crate trained. He needs to go to a home that has a fenced in yard. We also have papers for Eddie. The only reason Eddie is looking for a new home is that our family is under going some medical issues that have caused us not to have the time or energy to give to our friend. It is with a sad heart that we have to look for a new home for our beloved family member. ... (Read More)Please give Eddie a chance to be the loving dog he is to you and your family. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Grundy County Minooka, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Kristen Kucera

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-12-00460Winston (male)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Adult

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

    Winston is 8 years old and still active. Loves to take walks and explore! Would be best to be the only dog or only male dog. Great with cats. Good with older (teen) kids. A secure fenced back yard would be a plus! Winston is a good boy! And he loves belly rubs! Can you give Winston his 4ever, loving HOME? Winston is with Castaway Pet Rescue... go to www.castawaypetrescue.org and fill out a Adoption Application or just email me!

 Adoption Fee: $75.00 Animal Location:

Lake County Round Lake Beach, IL MAP IT!

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Linda Nemeth 847-322-0384

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-15-00143Drew (male)

Jack Russell Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Drew was out of time at a high kill shelter. He is really cute in person! about 30 pounds full grown, housebroken, plays with any dog who will play with him. Neutered 6-17, microchipped and UTD vaccinations. He is crate trained pulls on a leash, but he had never had any training prior and is learning fast! He loves to play with toys too! Just a great happy guy. Travels well in the car and is quiet. He is getting the slow kill heart worm treatment. A current or past vet you have used for pets number is required for us to call for a reference prior to adoption. We have many other rescued dogs available also to choose from. Contact on adoption. ... (Read More) Brighton IL. Transport option may be available. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $200 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 Jack Russell in Illinois
    Jack Russell Dogs can make good pets in Illinois if they match your IifestyIe. The Jack Russell Terrier is a witty, highly intelligent and trainable working dog. Jack Russells are cheeky, entertaining pets. Jack Russells do well with considerate children but do not like to be teased. Jack Russells need a dominant owner experienced in firm obedience training. The Jack Russell Terrier has strong hunting instincts and should not be trusted with small animals. This scrappy Terrier may fight with dogs with which he is not socialized from an early age. Jack Russells can live in an apartment but need plenty of exercise and do best with a yard. Jack Russells can climb and dig under fences, and need to be kept on a leash when walking.

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    The dog Eddie on the T.V. show Frasier is a Jack Russell Terrier. A Jack Russell Terrier saved five New Zealand children from being attacked by two pit bulls in 2007. Jack Russell Terriers are descended from fox terriers bred by Rev. John Russell in England in the early 1800s.

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

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

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

Kane County - Dundee, Illinois 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, Illinois 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, Illinois 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 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, IL 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, Illinois 61101
Humane Society of Winnebago County 815-749-1400

Winnebago County - Rockford 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, IL 61265
Better Pets Clinic 309-764-5489

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

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

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

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

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

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