latest news & upcoming events 

 Our Partner Shops

These great companies have pledged to give back 20% or more of your purchase to adoptaBull to help us care for the bulldogs in our program.

Check out all of these great partners at Our Partner Shops.

we walk our talk when we say Adopt-Don't Shop.  We don't buy from auctions. All of our Bulldogs are surrendered from owners or shelters seeking a better option



all of our officers are members of the Bulldog Club of America Rescue Network (BCARN)

We want to send a HUGE thank you to everyone that participated in our 2016 Labor Day Telethon and helped us exceed our initial goal and achieve a new record for this annual event. This is a significant boost for our Medical Fund and your donation dollars went to work today.

We held our first live broadcast raffle drawing tonight on Facebook. A replay is available. Our raffle ticket winners are:

First Prize (Seadog Tickets)- Grace Mertes Ticket #471439

Second Prize (Bulldog Toaster)- Jeremy Chounard Ticket # 471473

Third Prize (Dog Naturally Subscription)- Jeremy Chounard Ticket # 471481

Fourth Prize (Pupjoy Coupon)- Joy Schaeffer Ticket #471602

All prizes and premiums will be delivered as soon as possible. Please allow up to 3 weeks for delivery.

to reinvent Bulldog Rescue in our service area and provide the best outcomes for our Bulldogs and adopters

2016 Labor Day Telethon Sets a New Record!

It's easy and fully integrates with your existing Amazon account. Just log in to your Amazon account from any device and visit http://smile.amazon.com. Select adoptaBull English Bulldog Rescue as your charity of choice.

Any time you shop at Amazon, be sure to launch from http://smile.amazon.com so adoptaBull receives credit for your purchase. Click the logo above to learn more about this exciting program from the Amazon Foundation.

adoptaBull is a 501c3 Charitable Organization

how can you help?

adoptaBull English Bulldog Rescue is recognized as a 501c3 charitable organization by the U.S Internal Revenue service. We are also registered with the State of Illinois Charitable Bureau Trust.

You can find all of our financial documents at  www.guidestar.com.

What does this mean for you? It means that your donations to support the Bulldogs in our program are tax-deductible if you file a U.S. tax return.

Donations from supporters like you are critical to the success of our program. We sincerely appreciate any amount you can give to help these very special dogs. Just click the donation link below to send a donation to help us.


We're a dedicated group of volunteers and are looking for others to join us in our important mission. While we require English Bulldog ownership experience to volunteer as a foster home, let's talk if you have a passion for the breed and want to help us with your skills.

adoptaBull respects the time that our volunteers devote to helping us achieve our mission and we are committed to providing the best volunteer experience.

our BCA Rescue Network connection

We are proud of our close association with the Bulldog Club of America Rescue Network (BCARN). BCARN is the national non-profit organization that assists hundreds of rescue volunteers across the US with their mission of helping Bulldogs in need.

BCARN established the nation's "best practices" and code of ethics for English Bulldog rescue and provides financial assistance to local volunteers across the country.

All of adoptaBull English Bulldog Rescue's Directors are active BCARN members and Greg Shives serves as the National Board Vice President and Division II Coordinator.

To learn more about BCARN and what it means if you are looking to surrender a Bulldog, adopt a Bulldog, volunteer or donate to a Bulldog rescue organization, please visit their website at: http://www.rescuebulldogs.org/

to provide the best English Bulldog rescue care in Illinois, Wisconsin & NW Indiana

Struggling To Find The Right Food For Your Bulldog?

Your Pet Chef Lisa Hennessy will help you explore the option of a raw diet in her newly released cookbook.

Lisa's book demystifies feeding a raw diet and is loaded with important information on nutrition and healthy eating for your best friend.

Your Pet Chef will customize a diet to your pet's needs and deliver your food right to your door. Click any link to learn more about Your Pet Chef's custom diets and home delivery.
Order your copy of the Your Pet Chef Cookbook here and Lisa will donate $5.00 of the proceeds to adoptaBull.

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please read our Surrender, Adopt and Volunteer pages

to learn how you can help

Welcome to adoptaBull English Bulldog Rescue!

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support adoptaBull English Bulldog Rescue every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to adoptaBull. 

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