Charlie is almost five months old now, boy does time fly! He has been an absolutely amazing pup, the only downfall is that I never want to leave for work because of how awesome he in, I am so in love!! He loves chewing on his rawhide-free puppy bones, playing fetch with his ball or … Continued

MagMutts in the News

On March 25th Magnificent Mutts was on WGN. If you missed it you can watch the segment here.

May 2016 Volunteer of the Month

Meet Barb Larocco! We asked Barb some questions and this is what she had to say. 1. What do you do for Magnificent Mutts Rescue? I review and process applications for dog adoptions as well as coordinate adoption events. 2. What was the last good movie you watched or book you read? Divergent series 3. … Continued

Riley, previously Amarillo

I adopted Riley back in September of 2015 when she was 8 to 10 weeks old. Her name was Amarillo then. She was so tiny and adorable and I fell in love with her immediately. She came to me at the perfect time since my 18 year Bichon Frise died about 2 months after I … Continued

State Farm supports MagMutts

Magnificent Mutts has a new partner–State Farm.  Each customer will earn a $25 donation for Magnificent Mutts. See what services they provide here: State Farm is #1 in the nation for Auto, Home and Life insurance! We offer: Auto Motorcycles Sport and Leisure Vehicles Home and Property Identity Protection Life Health Long-Term Care Disability Liability … Continued

Update on Roxie

Roxie (formerly Kona) is doing great in her new forever home!!! She loves her new yard and many places to snuggle up and sleep safe and sound! Thank you for bringing her into our life’s.    


In July 2007, my husband and sons adopted a 7 week old puppy from your rescue, as a birthday present for me. Regretfully, Cassie crossed the Rainbow Bridge this afternoon, with the most awesome compassionate care from Dr.Marina Jaworsky and the staff at Elmhurst Animal Care Center, just one month shy of her 9th birthday. … Continued