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1 day ago
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Tongues Out Tuesday...
Bought to you by cheeky Jimmy today...

He is very excited to update you all about the surgery he had last week...
After nearly 7 years of living struggling to breath the ... See more

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1 day ago
Kimba -

Kimba here with an update...
Just letting you know that adopted life is so great!

I want to introduce you to my new brother and sister who are black and best buddies...
Mia & Floyd have welcomed me ... See more

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2 days ago
Ralph - Small Male Pug in VIC

Adopt a Rescue Pug...
And you will always have someone to hug...

A teddy bear puggy this boy is.... Searching for a forever home to call his... Donate directly to Pug Rescue to help care for Ralph and other pugs like him here: www.pugrescue.org.au/donations...

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3 days ago
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Hello Everypuggy...
It's me Bonnie and Clyde who's my hubby...

Just letting you all know we survived our dental during the week...
Dr Kent Knox Vet Clinic cleaned lots of tartar out of our mouths ... See more

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4 days ago

Just snoring away...
Doug seems to have found some friends to cuddle with today...

Shhhh don't wake him up...
Obviously living the puglife is very tiring for this pup...

Doug xxx
In Pug Rescue ... See more

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5 days ago
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So tired our tired is tired...
That we have almost expired...

It's nearly the weekend...
It's been a busy week that we thought would never end...

Lots of surgeries and vet runs...
We did however ... See more

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5 days ago
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Lean on me...
I'll tell you all about life Fiddy...

And how being able to see is great....
As I've had the same surgery on my eyes that you are going to have mate...

A year ago I was nearly 100% ... See more

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1 week ago
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Whacky Wednesday...
Bonnie & Clyde have a lot to say...
About their upcoming dental day....

Tomorrow they will be at Knox Vet Clinic for their last surgery on their Pug Rescue rehabilitation ... See more

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1 week ago
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What the whattity what what?
Why can't we give driving a shot?
Ok we will navigate and you get us all safely to the correct spot...

Good morning Everypuggy!

Good morning Nancy & Blossom!

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1 week ago

Jimmy say today is a great day...
As he is at Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals having specialist airway surgery yay!

Jimmy's breathing is terrible and very distressing for his foster mum to ... See more

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Eastern Regional Pet Expo
Sunday, April 3 · 10:00am – 4:00pm

Knox Park Reserve on Ferntree Gully Road in Knoxfield.

Come and join the pugs at their stall on Sunday the 3rd April 2011 at Knox City Council’s Annual Eastern Regional Pet Expo. The pugs will be on their best behaviour and promise to give you lots of snorts and licks. They will have their knowledgable servants at hand to answer anything and everthing you ever wanted to know about a pug and of course there will be lots of pugnalia available. The Expo will be held at Knox Park Reserve on Ferntree Gully Road in Knoxfield.The aim of the Expo is to promote businesses, organisations and clubs at one event, incorporating all types of animals as pets, with the theme being “Responsible Pet Ownership”.Craig “Huggy” Huggins from Gold 104FM will host the day letting everyone know who will be on stage and when.Come and speak with the experts:
Visitors can speak with; Local Vets, Dog trainers, breeders, Animal Welfare Groups, Groomers and lots more.
There will be a wealth of knowledge and information available to all, visitors can find out which pet best suits their lifestyle, and what is needed to keep them a happy and contented pet.

Competitions:
There will be many pet competitions on the day. Categories include Best dressed pet, Happiest pet, Most looks like owner, Most obedient pet, Most impressive trick, Best tennis ball retrieve, Fastest fetch with owner and an Egg and spoon race for pets and their owners!

What else will be on?
-Discounted pet microchipping will be available on the day;
– Reptile, creepy crawly and native animal display including a crocodile;
-Wrangler Jayne;
-Lure coursing;
– Working dog demonstrations;
-Pony Rides;
-Animal Nursery;
-The major winner of the 2010-2011 Responsible Pet Ownership Competition will be announced


Help Pug Rescue

February 2, 2017

 

1 day ago
Timeline Photos

Tongues Out Tuesday...
Bought to you by cheeky Jimmy today...

He is very excited to update you all about the surgery he had last week...
After nearly 7 years of living struggling to breath the ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
1 day ago
Kimba -

Kimba here with an update...
Just letting you know that adopted life is so great!

I want to introduce you to my new brother and sister who are black and best buddies...
Mia & Floyd have welcomed me ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
2 days ago
Ralph - Small Male Pug in VIC

Adopt a Rescue Pug...
And you will always have someone to hug...

A teddy bear puggy this boy is.... Searching for a forever home to call his... Donate directly to Pug Rescue to help care for Ralph and other pugs like him here: www.pugrescue.org.au/donations...

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LOVE
HAHA
WOW
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ANGRY
3 days ago
Timeline Photos

Hello Everypuggy...
It's me Bonnie and Clyde who's my hubby...

Just letting you all know we survived our dental during the week...
Dr Kent Knox Vet Clinic cleaned lots of tartar out of our mouths ... See more

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LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
4 days ago

Just snoring away...
Doug seems to have found some friends to cuddle with today...

Shhhh don't wake him up...
Obviously living the puglife is very tiring for this pup...

Doug xxx
In Pug Rescue ... See more

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LOVE
HAHA
WOW
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ANGRY
5 days ago
Timeline Photos

So tired our tired is tired...
That we have almost expired...

It's nearly the weekend...
It's been a busy week that we thought would never end...

Lots of surgeries and vet runs...
We did however ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
5 days ago
Timeline Photos

Lean on me...
I'll tell you all about life Fiddy...

And how being able to see is great....
As I've had the same surgery on my eyes that you are going to have mate...

A year ago I was nearly 100% ... See more

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LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
1 week ago
Timeline Photos

Whacky Wednesday...
Bonnie & Clyde have a lot to say...
About their upcoming dental day....

Tomorrow they will be at Knox Vet Clinic for their last surgery on their Pug Rescue rehabilitation ... See more

LIKE
LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
1 week ago
Timeline Photos

What the whattity what what?
Why can't we give driving a shot?
Ok we will navigate and you get us all safely to the correct spot...

Good morning Everypuggy!

Good morning Nancy & Blossom!

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LOVE
HAHA
WOW
SAD
ANGRY
1 week ago

Jimmy say today is a great day...
As he is at Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals having specialist airway surgery yay!

Jimmy's breathing is terrible and very distressing for his foster mum to ... See more

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HAHA
WOW
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Jasper&Jasmine Wedding!

May 18, 2015

The Wedding of the Year was a amazing and you’re still invited to make a difference!

Check out the Jasper&Jasmine site for pics, media, video and donate to the happy couple via the Gift Registry to the happy couple to help out puggies in need.

January 2012 – What goes on behind the scenes of Pug Rescue?

January 28, 2012

You may wondered how a community based foster care networks, which our organisation is one of, operate.  Unlike a pound or a shelter we do not have kennels, a shelter or even an office.  Instead the pugs that come into our care are welcomed into the family homes and the hearts of our amazingly selfless volunteers who care for our special breed whilst they are physically and mentally rehabilitated and matched to a perfect forever home no matter how long that journey may take. 

Recently as part of  The PEDIGREE Adoption Drive two of our beautiful pugs, Roy & Fez, featured in ‘Underdogs’, a documentary following 5 dogs from homelessness to hopefully forever loving homes.  ‘Underdogs’ aims to create awareness, bust myths about homeless dogs, inspire people to adopt and also show people the journey dogs take when they enter into a community based foster care networks foster care program. 

    

Eastern Regional Pet Expo – Sunday 3rd April 2011

February 26, 2011

Come and join the pugs at their stall on Sunday the 3rd April 2011 at Knox City Council’s Annual Eastern Regional Pet Expo. The pugs will be on their best behaviour and promise to give you lots of snorts and licks. They will have their knowledgable servants on hand to answer anything and everthing you ever wanted to know about a pug and of course there will be lots of pugnalia available. The Expo will be held at Knox Park Reserve on Ferntree Gully Road in Knoxfield.

The aim of the Expo is to promote businesses, organisations and clubs at one event, incorporating all types of animals as pets, with the theme being “Responsible Pet Ownership”.

Craig “Huggy” Huggins from Gold 104FM will host the day letting everyone know who will be on stage and when.

Come and speak with the experts:
Visitors can speak with; Local Vets, Dog trainers, breeders, Animal Welfare Groups, Groomers and lots more.
There will be a wealth of knowledge and information available to all, visitors can find out which pet best suits their lifestyle, and what is needed to keep them a happy and contented pet.

Competitions:
There will be many pet competitions on the day. Categories include Best dressed pet, Happiest pet, Most looks like owner, Most obedient pet, Most impressive trick, Best tennis ball retrieve, Fastest fetch with owner and an Egg and spoon race for pets and their owners!

What else will be on?
-Discounted pet microchipping will be available on the day;
– Reptile, creepy crawly and native animal display including a crocodile;
-Wrangler Jayne;
-Lure coursing;
– Working dog demonstrations;
-Pony Rides;
-Animal Nursery;
-The major winner of the 2010-2011 Responsible Pet Ownership Competition will be announced

For more info….  http://www.knox.vic.gov.au/Page/page.asp?Page_Id=1169&h=0

Melbourne Pet & Animal Expo 2011 – Feb 19th & 20th

January 25, 2011

PUG RESCUE & ADOPTION VICTORIA INC. are very excited to be attending the Melbourne Pet and Animal Expo 2011.

Come and visit us and the pugs at this exciting event which attracts over 15,000 animal lovers to Caulfield Racecourse, with this years special guest being Dr Chris Brown (Bondi Vet). Held over two fun filled days – Saturday 19th of Feb and Sunday 20th of Feb – this is an invaluable oportunity for our rescue organisation to show the general pet loving public the amazing work that we do.

Our Stand Number 212 is situated right by the main building entrance, so is sure to be a big hit with the crowds. We will have some great pug merchandise, some of our rescue pugs to cuddle and of course our trusty volunteers ready to answer any of your pug related questions.

Place: Caulfield Racecourse Melbourne – Station Street, Caulfield

Date & Time:  10.00 am – 5.00 pm – Saturday Feb 19
                            10.00 am – 5.00 pm – Sunday Feb 20

More info in regards to tickets and displays HERE
Many thanks to Mornington Lodge Pet Resort, who have again shown how much they really do care about dogs, for securing our spot and sponsoring the costs involved.