Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, we are not accepting new foster homes at this time. A home visit is a requirement prior to becoming a foster and due to social distancing requirements, it is not safe to do so at this time. Thank you for understanding.

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We understand there are many reasons why people can’t always keep their pets and appreciate that they look to rescue for help.

Northern Illinois Pug Rescue & Adoption, Inc. accepts all purebred pugs into rescue. All pugs that come into NIPRA are vet checked, spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and treated for any medical conditions before the adoption process begins. All information that can be provided at the time of surrender is extremely important in this process.  If you have a pug that you wish to relinquish to NIPRA for any reason, please complete the form below. Upon surrendering, you will be required to complete and sign an additional document stating all known information about the pug, including medical records (if available), habits, etc. This form will serve as your legal agreement to permanently relinquish ownership of the pug.

NIPRA also takes in stray pugs and makes every attempt to find their owner. If you have found a stray pug and want to surrender it to us, please complete the surrender form, stating details about the pug you found.

If you have questions regarding this process you may also email us at relinquish@northernillinoispugrescue.org .

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