Adoption and Unexpected Medical Expenses

Adoption and Unexpected Medical Expenses Fostering or adopting a rescue dog is a happy time for everyone. It’s a story with a happy ending, right? Well, it’s supposed to be anyway. So, what happens when the ending has a twist?  What happens when unexpected medical expenses threaten the success of our adoption? We adopted through […]

Terrier Mix Puppies Available for Adoption in Chicago

Terrier Mix Pups Available for Adoption in Chicago We have 7 Terrier Mix puppies available for adoption in Chicago and boy, are they cute! They were born into rescue as their mother was picked up off the streets of Dixieland as a very pregnant stray (so pregnant that she went into labor before her transport […]

Chicago Italian Greyhound Adoptions

Chicago Italian Greyhound Adoptions We are so happy that not one, but two Italian Greyhounds found their forever families this week AND we had three other adoptions too!  A big congratulations to Beulah the Italian Greyhound mill mama (now known as Journey) and Toma the senior iggy that were adopted just in time to enjoy […]

Puppies First Bath – Chicago Terrier Mix Puppy

Puppies First Bath Dixie and her 7 pups (4 boys, 3 girls) will be available for adoption come early 2014, here are some photos of the Puppies First Bath. They will be spayed/neutered, microchipped, and up to date on shots upon adoption. If you are interested in adopting her or one of her adorable pups, please […]

Italian Greyhound Transport Thursday – 5 new Iggies headed to ROMP

Italian Greyhound Transport Thursday – 5 new Iggies headed to ROMP It is Italian Greyhound Transport Thursday and we have 5 Italian Greyhounds on their way to ROMP Rescue. Two are rescues from mill like conditions, they are named Baby and Lindy, see the photo below. Baby – she is seal and white weighing in […]

Don’t Give a Pet as a Gift this Holiday Season

Don’t Give a Pet as a Gift this Holiday Season This is our plea to not give a pet as a gift this holiday season!  All too often dogs get returned, dropped at shelters, dumped on the street or dumped on someone else because the person that got the dog no longer wants him or […]

A Puppy Rescue Story: Dixie’s Adventure

A Puppy Rescue Story: Dixie’s Adventure Dixie’s adventure took her over 500 miles this past week, it is quite a puppy rescue story!  Dixie is a small breed mix of some sort doting curly tan locks and a cute little under-bite.  This little Nashville sweetheart couldn’t find someone to take her in despite being pregnant […]

Chicago St Bernard Rescue – Priscilla

Chicago St Bernard Rescue – Priscilla It is true, there was a Chicago St Bernard Rescue this week at ROMP and because of it -Miss Priscilla is now still alive and with a wonderful family!  Priscilla found her way into a kill shelter after her owners could no longer care for her, through no fault […]

Wisconsin Italian Greyhound Rescue – Hope

Wisconsin Italian Greyhound Rescue – Hope Hope was surrendered by her owners (at no fault of her own) and finds herself in the loving care at ROMP. This young girl loves to run, jump, play, and cuddle. She would enjoy a family without young children that understands what goes into raising an Italian Greyhound puppy. […]

Chicago Border Collie Rescue – Ginger

Chicago Border Collie Rescue – Ginger Ginger came to us from a kill shelter at only 10 weeks old! She is a sweet girl with a friendly disposition, does well on a leash considering her age, enjoys the company of other dogs, will roll over for belly rubs, and loves to explore the world around […]