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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-27-00566Riley (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adult Women Only 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Needs Vaccinations, Fearful/Anxious 

    Riley is a pretty well behaved dog. We rescued him prior to having our son. He was always a skittish dog due to whatever history he had before us. I believe he was abused due to his skittish nature but have never had any issues with him. Now that our son is a toddler he is more nervous and it has caused him to protect himself. He has bitten due to being scared but I believe there is someone out there for him and that he deserves a good home without kids.

     Animal Location:

Kane County Batavia, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Nicole Hart 630-217-0772

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-25-00485Liberty (female)

Dachshund 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 

    This is Liberty. She is aprox 3-5 yrs old. She loves everyone she meets. She is doing well on housebreaking. She gets along with dogs, kids, and cats. She weights 21lbs. If you are interested in Liberty please go to our website at fourpawssake.petfinder.com and under forms is the application. Her adoption fee is 175.00 We will not set up a meet n greet until we have your application.

 Adoption Fee: 175.00 Animal Location:

Four Paws Sake
Madison County Bethalto, IL MAP IT!

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618-974-8844

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


Rescue Me ID: 14-07-24-00557willow (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Puppy


    
 Adoption Fee: $60.00 Animal Location:

Jefferson County Animal Control
107 e perkins
Jefferson County mt vernon, IL 62864 MAP IT!

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martin 618-244-8024

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


Rescue Me ID: 14-07-18-00497Shadow (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Adult

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

    Great personality! Very loving and likes to cuddle or wrap in a blanket. Great mouser! Good guard dog but doesn't bark without a reason! Very smart and easy to train. Dominant behaviour easily corrected with the 'snap' 'shush' response. I love him dearly but am in poor health and moving from couch to couch.

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Cook County Chicago, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Kathleen Terrey 773 827 1554

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-13-00635Sam (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Obese 

    Some one's best friend. Well mannered, house trained, sweet disposition. From the first day at my home, he allowed me to take raw hides or food from his mouth without objecting. Weighs 34 lbs. and vet wants to get about 15 lbs. off. Loves vegetables.. raw cauliflower, carrots, and frozen green beans straight from the freezer. Gets along well with my min. pin. mix. Neighbor's 3 year old grandchild holds his leash when her grandmother takes him for a walk. They wait until SAM is tired and there have been no problems. He gets along well with the child. Good watch dog. Responds to clapping if he does not seem to hear your voice and will ... (Read More)usually come right to you. He was found running in the area of Lawrence and MacArthur in Springfield, IL... a very busy traffic area. At the time he had diarrhea. Has since been treated for worms and digestion is fine. Negative for heart worms and is on preventative. He is a sweetheart! I would keep him, but due to my age and serious health problems I am not able to manage more than one dog... and he is a rescue. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Sangamon County Springfield, IL MAP IT!

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Nancy Bunchman 217-529-8767

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-12-00107Jovie (female)

Dachshund    Age: Adult

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

    Jovie is an amazing little dachshund. We love her to pieces, but she has recently started snarling at and nipping our 4 year old and 1 year old without provocation. She has always shown anxiety with other dogs, but is now showing it with the children. As much as we love her, it may be better for her to find a home with grown kids or adults. She likes to believe she is the center of life, and loves to be considered part of the family. We are her people, she is not our dog. Jovie is a sensitive little thing, so she is afraid of loud noises like fireworks, thunderstorms, etc., and requires a great deal of cuddling during these times. She loves ... (Read More)to play, walk, sniff, and explore. She also loves to sleep under her blankets. She is very well house-trained and knows commands, but doesn't always choose to listen. We love her, and would love to keep her. However, we can't risk having her bite because she feels threatened by our little humans. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Lake County Deerfield, IL MAP IT!

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Meghan Barber 8476079652

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-05-00247Sam (male)

Dachshund 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 

    Sam 9 month old male Dachshund Sam and Sarah both found themselves homeless in Alabama. This summer there seems to be a flood of Dachshund's needing new homes. Sam is young and has not had a lot of training. He is learning to walk on leash and practicing basic house manners. he is a fast learner and is thriving on the attention he is receiving. His previous owner indicated that she was working long hours and could not give Sam or his sister the attention they needed. His adoption fee is $295 and includes spay/neuter when age appropriate at our participating vets, up-to-date on shots, fecal, deworming, frontline, 1st vet visit at one of our ... (Read More)participating vets, micro-chipping and 30 days of shelter care insurance. We must have an application, conduct a phone interview, and meet your entire family to approve an adoption. Please email Kathy for an application at caseysdogs@yahoo.com. Please consider becoming a foster home while you search for your new best friend. We need foster homes - pounds are overflowing with puppies and adult dogs that are at-risk and need help. We can only rescue as many as we have foster home commitments. Fostering is a rewarding experience for your family. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $295 Animal Location:

Caseys Safe Haven Dog Rescue
Kane County Elburn, IL MAP IT!

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Animal ID: 14-06-30-00784Megan (female)

Dachshund    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Spayed 

    Meet Megan. She's a 11 year old mini Dachshund looking for a home to live out the rest of her life in. A home where she will be cared for and loved. Megan has those 'flipper' front feet this breed can get and shuffles her way. No problems getting around but cannot maneuver steps. Good health just has that pesky mobility issue. Loves people and other animals. Great teeth, loves to eat. Please rescue Megan and give her a loving home!

     Animal Location:

St. Clair County Shiloh, IL MAP IT!

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Cheryl Malone 314-471-1324

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-29-00181Rosie (female)

Dachshund    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Dapper and red in color, one leg and part of neck white. 8 mo. old. Listens well and sleeps all night. Will fetch items and bring back to you. Loves children and adults. Half way potty trained. Will go if you put her out when she wakes and after she eats. But she is a puppy in training. She lives with 2 other beagles and gets along great with them. Due to health problems can't take care of her.

     Animal Location:

Will County joliet, IL MAP IT!

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john maffeo

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Animal ID: 19239liuda (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    
     Animal Location:

Vermilion County Animal Shelter
14775 Catlin-Tilton Road
Vermilion County Danville, IL 61834 MAP IT!

Contact:
217-431-2660 --- phone 217-431-4790 --- fax frontdeskdog2@vercounty.org --- email We are on FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Vermilion-County-Animal-Shelter-Offical-Page/430341230365347

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-20-00518Fonz (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    Fronz is one of male 4 puppies who are about 15 weeks old. Mom was a pure Chihuahua and dad was what looked like a Beagle-doxie mix. UTD vaccinations, dewormed, microchipped and healthy. He is a normal happy energetic puppy. Going to be maybe 15 pounds when grown. We need a current or past vets phone number you have used for your pets is required for us to be able to call for a reference prior to adoption. We have many other rescued dogs available also to choose from. Contract on adoption. Brighton IL. Transport option may be available.

 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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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-20-00500boy puppy (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    The boy puppy is one of 2 puppies who are about 11 weeks old. Mom was a pure parti colored Chihuahua and dad was what looked like a doxie mix. UTD vaccinations, dewormed microchipped and healthy. He is a normal happy energetic puppy. We need a current or past vets phone number you have used for your pets is required for us to be able to call for a reference prior to adoption. We have many other rescued dogs available also to choose from. Contract on adoption. Brighton IL. Transport option may be available.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Macoupin County Brighton, IL 62012 MAP IT!

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Laurel grench 618-372-7547

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-20-00498Little girl (female)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Puppy

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

    Little girl is one of 3 puppies who are about 11 weeks old. Mom was a pure parti colored Chihuahua and dad was what looked like a doxie mix. UTD vaccinations, dewormed microchipped and healthy. She is a normal happy energetic puppy, going to be a very small adult, 8 to 15 pounds. She is a quiet puppy and very sweet. We need a current or past vets phone number you have used for your pets is required for us to be able to call for a reference prior to adoption. We have many other rescued dogs available also to choose from. Contract on adoption. Brighton IL. Transport option may be available.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Macoupin County Brighton, IL 62012 MAP IT!

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Laurel grench 618-372-7547

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Animal ID: 19093sam (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Sam is a 1-2 year old Shepherd/Dauschund mix dog. Sam is really cute and sweet also. He is a great dog. Come and see this cutie today. ad 1455-6514

 Adoption Fee: 125 Animal Location:

Vermilion County Animal Shelter
14775 Catlin-Tilton Road
Vermilion County Danville, IL 61834 MAP IT!

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217-431-2660 --- phone 217-431-4790 --- fax frontdeskdog2@vercounty.org --- email We are on FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Vermilion-County-Animal-Shelter-Offical-Page/430341230365347

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Rescue Me ID: 14-06-06-00457Gunner (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Dogs Only, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Chocolate colored. No papers to say he is a purebred, but is identical to a purebred Dachsund. Loves to chew on rawhides and loves to go for walks. Good watch dog. Great with kids.

     Animal Location:

Winnebago County Loves Park, IL MAP IT!

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joshua lundy 8152895716

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Rescue Me ID: 14-03-03-00149Jordan (male)

Dachshund Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Jordan is a long, short and squat, six-year-old, black and tan, glossy, male Dachshund/Miniature Pinscher-mix looking for a loving guardian. Jordan landed at Chicago Animal Care and Control when his family could no longer care for him. He was taken in by Famous Fido's Rescue. All four of Jordan's short squat legs are a little bowed, but he gets around just fine '| In fact, he loves to go for walks. Jordan is great with other dogs. Jordan is a loyal and loving fellow who is crate-trained and does well with housebreaking once he's on a schedule. He'll come over and sit in your lap '| or if you're out walking him in the cold, he allows ... (Read More)you to pick him up and carry him inside. But, things tend to be on Jordan's terms. He dislikes it when you reach into his crate '| but he's fabulous if he comes out on his own. So, Jordan is looking for a patient dog-lover who will wait for him to mellow out in their home. His love and loyalty will come in time '| it just can't be rushed. Jordan is neutered, micro-chipped, up-to-date on vaccines, de-wormed, and heartworm-tested. To meet and possibly adopt him, please fill in the on-line adoption application at http://famousfidorescue.com/rescueforms/machform/view.php?id=26727 and follow up by contacting Gloria at fido@famousfidorescue.com or 773-907-0305. His adoption fee of $200 benefits the rescued pets of Famous Fido's. Jordan is currently staying at rescue headquarters at 5430 N. Clark Street in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. Please make an appointment to stop in and meet him and all the other adoptable dogs. (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: 13-08-17-00294Malcolm (male)

Dachshund    Age: Young Puppy

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

    This adorable boy is only about 5 months old. He just loves to run and play and then cuddle. He weighed 17 pounds when he was at the vets to be neutered. He is happy friendly and a very cute puppy. Hes been vaccinated, dewormed, started on HW preventative, and microchipped. He is very good in a crate, walks on a leash and has not had any accidents in the house. Malcolm looks like a purebred Dachsund, and is great playing with the other dogs and puppies! Please email for current status and for more photos. A vet name and number for a reference will be required.

 Adoption Fee: $250. 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 Dachshund in Illinois
    Dachshund Dogs can make good pets in Illinois if they match your IifestyIe. The Dachshund is a long, short-legged dog with a temperament similar to that of a terrier. Dachshunds are cheeky, playful, mischievous, and resistant to training or discipline. Dachshunds do well with older children. Dachshunds are well suited to apartment life but need exercise, and it is important that they not be overfed as this breed is prone to weight gain.

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    Dachshunds are good travel companions. Dachshunds are named for Dachs, the German term for Badger, which these dogs were bred to hunt. Dachshunds are often referred to as wiener dogs because of their shape.

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

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

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

Kane County - Dundee, IL 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, IL 60177
Anderson Animal Shelter 847-697-2880

Cook County - Evanston 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, Illinois 60415
Animal Welfare League 773-667-0088

Cook County - Tinley Park 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 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, IL 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, 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, IL 61265
Better Pets Clinic 309-764-5489

Knox County - Galesburg 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, Illinois 62966
Humane Society of Southern Illinois 618-457-2362

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