Hannah and Montana are brother and
sister. They arrived in foster care at 6 months old.
They are both excellent dogs, and have been adopted.
Hannah is living with a client of mine. They have a
Greater Swiss Mountain dog, a Pug and Hannah. Her new
family has 3 kids who adore Hannah. Thank you Kris, for
giving Hannah such a good home. Hannah has been renamed
Sikoya is one of the first rescues we
fostered along with her sister Roxy. Sikoya was with us
for 6 months before we found her the perfect home that
she deserves. Her and her sisters were starved and
abused but it did not take long for them to learn to
trust people again. These girls were wonderful dogs.
Sikoya is now enjoying life with another Catahoula and 2
wonderful kids. Thank you Christa for provide Sikoya
with such a wonderful home.
Catori is Sikoya's sister. She is deaf
in one ear. We found a wonderful home for Roxy after
only 6 weeks. Thank you to Inga and Mark for giving Catori
so much love. We could not ask for a better home for
her. Inga has kept Catori on raw food and she is doing
agility with her and as well as with her Border Collie
Scout. Thank you again Inga and Mark! Catori has been
renamed to "Roxy".
Montana is the dog that touched Jeff's
heart the most. Montana and Jeff were best buddies.
Montana has a wonderful home with a vet and her family.
They were looking for a play mate for their 5 year old
little boy. Montana was glad to be that playmate. But
Stinky the 14 year old Husky seems to be the most happy
with her new playmate. Thank you Cathy for giving
Montana so much love. Montana is going to be starting
agility this winter.
Zoey is a 5 month old
Catahoula Coonhound mix. She should mature to around
our sweet little baby girl has been adopted! We were
looking for just the right person and found them. Thank
you Kelly and Andy for taking good care of Zoey. Thank
you Bree, their Catahoula mix, for being Zoey's buddy.
We are missing this crazy, high strung girl.
Dakota is Zoey's brother. He is a very
sweet boy who just loves to be around people. He has
been adopted by a very nice family who has a little
girl, Lilly ,and a Jack Russel terrier who is his best
Sinatra was rescue by a young couple in
Tennessee. They kept him safe until Catahoula rescue
could take him. Sinatra has been adopted by Paul and his
Lab, Bailey. Bailey and Sinatra are inseparable. Thank
you so much Paul for giving Sinatra such a loving home.
And thank you Debbie for fostering Sinatra!
Rue is adopted and living with a
wonderful family with a stay at home mom and 2 kids who
are so excited to have Rue. Rue is a 6 month old
Catahoula mix and should mature to around 30-35 LBS.
Thank you Shannon for adopting Rue! And thank you Diana
for fostering Rue.
Talize and her two brothers arrived to us
at 5 weeks old very sick with pneumonia. They were
missed diagnosed at first and we lost one pup after a
week. He died in my arms. It was a very sad day but
luckily the other pups did not get as sick and are now
doing great. We are so attached to Talize that after
much thought we have now decided to adopt her!
Tarhee is Talize's brother. He never got
very sick at all. He is very strong and healthy. He has
been adopted by a wonderful family not too far from us.
They have 5 boys and a cat. We are very happy to hear
that they are planning on keeping Tarhee on raw food.
Thank you Laura and Rich for adopting Tarhee. Tarhee has
been renamed to "Charlie".
Teacup is a beautiful little female
Catahoula pup who had won her foster parents hearts.
Teacup has been adopted by a wonderfull family with 2
kids who love her to death. Thank you Scott and
Stephenie for adopting Teacup whom they have renamed "Jiggy".
Thank you Debbie for fostering Teacup.
Darla is Sikoya and Roxy's sister. She
has also been adopted by a family with two kids who
adore her. Thank you Kelly for adopting Darla. Kelly
also has another Catahoula, Oscar, and the dogs are
enjoying their play time in the acre sized yard. Thank
you Diana for fostering Darla.
Lani is a Catahoula mix, although not
sure with what. She should mature to around 30-35lbs
which is small for a Catahoula. Lani and her brother
Wrigley are going to a new home together only after 2
weeks in foster care. Thank you Kathy for adopting boths
these beautiful babies. And again, thank you Debbie for
Wrigley is Lani's sister. They have both
been adopted by a wonderful couple in Chicago. They are
so glad that they get to spend their lives together.
Thank you Kathy and Craig for rescuing these two
babies. And thank you Debbie for fostering Wrigley.
Wrigley has a new name, "Quigley".
Blue is Wrigley and Lani's litter mate.
Blue's foster mom has decided to keep him. Good luck
Debbie. You finally got your blue eyed Catahoula!
Riley has been adopted by a wonderful
family that is involved in 4-H. He is 5 months old and
he loves to be around his people. Thank you Diana for
Grumen is 10 months old. We rescued him
for a kill shelter just in time. His previous owners
gave him and another dog up because they kept wondering
off. He left them at the shelter with a death sentence.
Grumen is a wonderful dog and very happy. He loves
everyone and everything. He has beautiful blue eyes.
Thank you so much Felicite for adopting Grumen I know he
will be happy! (Sorry for the bad picture-this is Grumen
at the shelter I will post a new picture soon.)
Mariah is a beautiful blue patchwork
leopard. She is currently up for adoption . She is 5
months old; born May 8th 2008. She is very active and
would love a forever family with another dog. She is
good with all other dogs, cats and kids. She would be a
great asset to any active family. I would like to
thank Diana for fostering Mariah. Yeah!! Mariah has been
adopted by a wonderful couple right before Thanksgiving.
They really love her and she is doing great with their
Shepard mix and their cat.
Briley is a very sweet trusting little 8
month old Catahoula pup. He was in a shelter in Indiana
with a broken leg, we found a wonderful foster home for
him with Karen and George. They fell in love with Briley
after just a couple of days and offered to adopt him. This
is an amazing story of true love a devotion to an animal
that has crossed your path and choose you as his owner.
I believe these soul were meant to met and be together.
We can not thank Karen and George enough for all they
have done and will continue to do for Briley. Briley
will need to under surgery for his leg in a couple
months and this is very major surgery costing around
$3000. We as a Rescue have said we would pay for
Briley's surgery and Karen and George have refused and
told us to please spend the money saving other dogs.
This is truely above and beyond there call, but Thank
you so much. You truly are a blessing for Briley and the
Buddy is a wonderful 18 month old male
Catahoula. He is a Blue leopard with white trim and two
glass eyes (blue eyes). Buddy had been living in a home
in Tennesse, but his owners could no longer keep him
because of the husband's new work schedule. Buddy gets
along with and seems to like everyone including kids and
other dogs. He will make a great addition to someone's
family. Please consider adopting buddy. Thank you
Janeen and Rich for fostering Buddy. Buddy has a
wonderful new home in St. Louis with 2 other doggie
friends. Thank you Sally and Steve for adopted Buddy.
Mira is a beautiful brindle catahoula
mix, she is small only about 45lbs. She is good with
other dogs big and small as long as they are not really
dominate dogs. She is also really good with cats. She is
housebroken and a very good house pet. If you are
interested in adopting Mira please contact me. Thank you
Diana for fostering Mira. Mira has been adopted, Thank
you Kevin. She is getting very spoiled.
Cooper has just arrived in foster care
after being in a shelter to months, his owners could
know long keep cooper and blue and had to give them up.
Cooper has a lot of energy and was having a hard time
being locked up in the shelter. We are hoping he will
blossom in foster care. He is good with other dogs and
cats. He is a little underweight, but he should be about
55-60 pounds. He is 1 year old and has two blue eyes and
a red leopard coat. Cooper has been adopted by a wonder
family who own an Organic Dairy Farm, so Cooper gets to
work all day but still hang out with the family in the
home. He is in Heaven. Thank you Felicite for fostering
Blue is Cooper's brother, these two
handsome Catahoula grow up in a shelter. They lived
their from 3 months till 10 months and the shelter could
not find them a home, then we rescued them. Blue is
quite different from this brother, much more laid back.
Blue was adopted in the first week by his foster parents
and they say you could not ask for a better dog. As you
can see he is very happy and extremely handsome.
Kizzy is another Catahoula mix who lived
in a shelter most of her life. She arrived at a shelter
in Kentucky at 8 weeks and lived there for 5 months
until we rescued her. We adopted Kizzy out in a couple
weeks, she got a lot of attention here in the Chicago
area. She is a wonderful dog, very loving and great with
kids, cats and all kinds of dogs. Thank you Venessa for
Maya was adopted at 4 month old from a
wonderful family in Michigan. After Jennifer had Maya
for a couple weeks, she noticed something was wrong with
her hips. She took her to the vet and found out she had
hip dyspaisa, Maya needed to have a surgery that cost
over $2000. She also need the surgery right away that
week, or they would have to wait till she was an adult.
Maya's family loved Maya so much and are such wonderful
pet owner, they desided to keep her and do the surgery.
We have raise about a $1000 to help them cover some of
their costs. But they were will to pay for it all even
if we had on luck with our fund raiser. Thank you
Jennifer, you an a blessing to Maya and Catahoula
Felicia was an owner give up, her mom
lost her job and her house and could no longer keep
Felicia. Felicia is a wonderful girl, a little timid and
very sweet. Thank you Cassie for fostering Felicia and
thank you Dana for adopting her.
Maverick was another owner give up, his
mom adopted him thinking he was a Great Dane Pup, which
he is not. She wanted a Great Dane and when she realized
that was not what she had, then she did not want him.
Thank you Beth for fostering and adopting Maverick!
Choleena this is in memory of you. Because you have
brought me so much joy I feel like I need to give back.
So I have rescued over 16 Catahoulas in memory of you.
16 for the years of Joy you had given me. I will
always love you and you will be forever in my heart.
May your wings take you where ever you may choose to go.
UPDATE: I have decided to continue with Catahoula rescue
the pictures above are just some the Catahoula we have
adopted. You can find our Catahoula's for adoption on
Catahoularescue.com. The Illinois Division of Catahoula
rescue has adopted out over 200 Catahoula and Catahoula
mixes in the last 2 1/2 years. Thank you for everyone
who had supported Rescues by Adopting, Volunteering or
Donating to them.
It is time to turn over a new page in my book of life.
I will no longer be doing Catahoula Rescue, I will
instead be devoting my time and energy to my family who
I LOVE dearly.