Dexter fka Gabriel

Hi Annie- We adopted Gabriel, now named Dexter. He is doing very well – he is smart and getting along well with our other cat. Keep up the good work (6/7 cats we have owned over the past 30 or so years have been shelter cats). Happy Holidays! Linda     

January 2017 Pet of the Month

Meet Tara   Tara is such a sweet young cat.  She would make a perfect companion for someone wanting a calm, affectionate cat! She prefers a home without dogs.

Molly May

Hi! My name is Molly May and I have been at my forever home for three years now. I will always be so grateful to Magnificent Mutts and my foster parents Ben & Deb for making me the happiest pup ever!  

December 2016 Pet of the Month

Meet Rizzo   Rizzo is currently being fostered at Elmhurst Animal Care Center.  Please contact them at 630-530-1900 to schedule at time to meet. Meet Rizzo!  He is approx 3 years old.  He is a handsome fellow for sure! Rizzo is playful and goofy, but does need leash training and to learn some manners.  Previous … Continued

Reese and Cade

Thank you for your help!  Bradley was sick, but he fell in love with Reese and the feeling is definitely mutual!!

In Memory Of Hazel

The Jalinski Family has made a donation in memory of Hazel.

December 2016 Volunteer of the Month

Shelly Nelson 1. How did you get involved with Magnificent Mutts and what type of volunteer work do you do for the rescue? A friend called looking for someone to foster a kitten with a cold. I said I’d like to help, but I know nothing about cats and I don’t have any supplies. She … Continued


Just wanted to follow up after I adopted 5 yr old GSD Rusty 12/3/2016. He is a very good boy and adjusting well. He is crate trained and we are looking forward to attending obedience training. Thank you!!!  

Fur-ever Loved

We are so happy to share our baby with you! When we first met him, His name was “Rambo”. The grand kids called him “Rainbow”! He soon became Sammy (3). My husband and I have owned 3 dogs through our life together, 2 Keishonds (sammie #1 and Sammie #2, both who lived and loved long … Continued