It is a very difficult decision but we understand that from time to time for many different reasons people may need to surrender their pug in the hope that it can be found a new home.

PUG RESCUE & ADOPTION VICTORIA INC. is here to help by taking care of and finding a new loving forever home for, your pug regardless of the pug’s age or condition.

We try to assist ANY pug regardless of there age, history, medical condition.

Confidentiality is assured with no one will ever know where the pug has come from.  We service the whole of Victoria with interstate enquires welcome.

If you would like to surrender a pug please email  us or text 0488 794 497 with your contact details and some details of your pug including:

  • photos of your pug
  • age
  • desexed (yes or no)
  • microchipped (are they microchipped under your details or someone elses)
  • vaccinated (are they up to date with vaccinations)
  •  medical issues (do they need a dental, do they have issue with their eye sight, do they have arthritis, skin issues, ear issues etc)
  • behavioural issues (barking, anxiety, jumping, are they reactive when out walking etc)
  • how are they with other dogs?
  • how are they with children?
  • have they lived with cats
  • your name, location and contact phone number

0488 784 497

We will get back to you.   Please understand that we are staffed by only a very small group of unpaid dedicated volunteers.

*** Please consider making a donation to help fund your surrendered pugs care and vet work as we ready it for a new home.  Remember that we are all volunteers and we will need to fundraise to pay for your surrendered pugs vet work and care.     -$20 will help with worming costs   -$50 will help with transportation costs – $100 will help with vet check and vaccination -$200 will help with an eye specialist appointment -$500 will help with desexing -$1000 will help with dentals -$2,000 will help with BOAS airway surgery – $3,000 will help with luxating patella surgery or specalist eye surgery  Donate Here

We generally collect the pug from you and transport them into our foster care program where they are are vet checked and behaviourally assessed.  Whilst in care their medical and behavioural needs are attended to including desexing, vaccination ,microchipping, restoring eye sight, arthritis treatment, resolving skin issues, resolving ear infections, weight loss, major dental work, orthopaedic surgery, airway surgery, learning how to be calm, learning how to socialise and interact with other pugs/dogs.

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