Rescue Me! Reptiles & More Illinois Reptiles & More Rescue


Donate to Reptiles & More Rescue as a gift or memorial, and we will mail a free acknowledgement card within 24 hours.





Recent Adoptions
(Read Stories)

 1,440 Reptiles have been adopted on Rescue Me!





Help keep page updated:  Click Mark As Unavailable if you learn an animal was adopted; Problems/Corrections for other issues. 
 Post Animal 
 Rescue Alerts 

Illinois Reptiles & Amphibians for Adoption
Page  1  Options:          Reset




Rescue Me ID: 14-08-30-00286Sliders

Reptile/Amphibian   


    We took in a pair of Sliders (one red eared, one yellow bellied) for some friends a few months ago and we are no long able to care for them, as we don't have the space or money for a larger tank. They're both a little bigger than the size of my palm (the yellow bellied is the larger of the two). They get along well together. We've been feeding them rosies and pellets, as well as some lettuce. Please email me at sgtrexolver@gmail.com if you're interested. We want to give these turtles a good home!

     Animal Location:

Cook County Northbrook, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Sarah Z

 Facebook:
   Email to Friend      Problems/Corrections      Mark As Unavailable  




Rescue Me ID: 14-08-21-00571Ball Python

Reptile/Amphibian    Age: Young Adult


    Think I'm female, but haven't been told. I'm about 3 years old, and prefer to eat live mice. I'm healthy and active - especially when I think I might have a chance to get out of my aquarium! My owner has gone off to college, and his mom really doesn't want to have to take care of me. She will as long as she has to, but would prefer I go to a home where I'm wanted, and will be well cared for. I can take along my aquarium and its base, along with the heating lamp and box I like to hide in during the day.

 Adoption Fee: $300.00 Animal Location:

McHenry County CRYSTAL LAKE, IL 60014 MAP IT!

Contact:
ANNE NELSON 815 788-1248

 Facebook:
   Email to Friend      Problems/Corrections      Mark As Unavailable  




Rescue Me ID: 14-08-19-00060Red ear slider (female)

Reptile/Amphibian    Age: Young Adult


    I've had her for about 2 years. She's the Size of the palm of my hand. Needs a good home. She doesn't like to eat pellets, prefers Boiled chicken, fish, meats and feeder fish (rosies). Very friendly, used to being held And I sometimes let her roam around in the backyard. She's mostly in water but likes to be out.

     Animal Location:

Cook County chicago, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Mia Cruz 773-969-0292

 Facebook:
   Email to Friend      Problems/Corrections      Mark As Unavailable  


Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 14-07-30-00331aquatic turtles

Reptile/Amphibian   


    Hi I have multiple aquatic turtles that I cant care for anymore.my tank broke and I cant afford a new one due to I have a child on the way.id be happy to answer any questions by phone.I will not respond to emails.708 717 6674

     Animal Location:

Cook County worth, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Dan Holdcroft 1708 717 6674

 Facebook:
   Email to Friend      Problems/Corrections      Mark As Unavailable  




Rescue Me ID: 14-07-18-00222RED EARED SLIDER TURTL (male)

Reptile/Amphibian    Age: Young Adult


    I am in search of a new home for this turtle because he has become aggressive towards the female.I'm looking for someone who has experience with turtles and knows the time and maintenance they require.

 Adoption Fee: Free Animal Location:

Cook County palatine, IL MAP IT!

Contact:
Gabriela Garcia 2245959382

 Facebook:
   Email to Friend      Problems/Corrections      Mark As Unavailable  







PIease Read Before Adopting Reptiles & More in Illinois
    Reptiles & More can make good pets in Illinois if they match your IifestyIe. Reptiles are interesting animals. Many types of reptiles and amphibians are kept as exotic pets. Snakes, turtles, iguanas, and frogs are popular examples. Keeping a reptile as a pet is a tremendous responsibility. Many reptile owners discover that owning a reptile is not as rewarding as they had hoped. Reptiles do not bond with people the way mammals can, and are sometimes neglected for that reason. Also, many people purchase young, small reptiles without being aware of or prepared for their eventual adult size. For example, Burmese Pythons are often bought as pets when they are about two feet long. However, many do not realize that Burmese Pythons are among the largest snakes in the world, with adults averaging 23 feet in length and weighing hundreds of pounds! There is now an established invasive population of Burmese Pythons in Florida due to pet owners releasing the snakes into the wild. Scientists believe these huge snakes will keep spreading out and will one day inhabit one third of the United States! Some owners are not prepared for the long lifespan of a pet reptile. Some species of turtles are known for their extreme longevity. Iguanas can grow to be six feet long and then live for 20 years. Sadly, many captive reptiles suffer from dehydration and kidney problems, poor nutrition, and all other manner of neglect. A person who is truly ready to commit to a reptile pet can alleviate some suffering by adopting an animal rather than purchasing new.

Rescue Me! - HeIpingAnimaIs in Need.
Reptiles & More
lnteresting Reptiles & More Trivia Low-Cost Illinois Spay & Neuter Clinics
    The word Reptile comes from the Latin Repere, which means to creep. The breeding or keeping of reptiles is called Herpetoculture. Some kinds of turtles can live to be over 100 years old.

Related pages:

Reptiles & More Rescue

Illinois Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

McHenry County - McHenry, IL 60051
Animal Outreach Society 815-385-0005

Lake County - Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Orphans of the Storm 847-634-0022

Lake County - Waukegan, IL 60085
Lake County Animal Protection 847-740-3977

Kane County - Dundee 60118
Stop the Overpopulation of Pets 847-622-4136

DuPage County - Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Animal Rescue Foundation 630-469-4121

Kane County - St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Homes for Endangered and Lost Pets 630-879-8500

Kane County - S Elgin, Illinois 60177
Anderson Animal Shelter 847-697-2880

Cook County - Evanston 60204
CARE for the Evanston Animal Shelter 847-705-2653

Cook County - Chicago Heights, IL 60411
South Suburban Humane Society 708-755-7387

Cook County - Chicago, Illinois 60415
Animal Welfare League 773-667-0088

Cook County - Tinley Park, Illinois 60477
People's Animal Welfare Society 815-464-7298

Cook County - Chicago, IL 60610
The Anti-Cruelty Society 312-644-8338

Cook County - Chicago, Illinois 60623
Lurie Family Spay/Neuter Clinic 773-521-7729

Cook County - Chicago Ridge 60623
Animal Welfare League 708-636-8586

Cook County - Chicago, IL 60640
Tree House Animal Foundation 773-784-5488

Cook County - Chicago 60660
Felines, Inc. 773-465-4132

Kankakee County - Kankakee 60901
Kankakee County Humane Society 815-933-5999

Winnebago County - Rockford, IL 61101
Humane Society of Winnebago County 815-749-1400

Winnebago County - Rockford 61103
Winnegabo County Animal Services 815-877-3073

Rock Island County - Milan, IL 61264
Quad City Animal Welfare Center 309-787-6830

Rock Island County - Milan 61264
Humane Society of Rock Island County 309-787-6830

Rock Island County - Moline, Illinois 61265
Better Pets Clinic 309-764-5489

Knox County - Galesburg 61401
Knox County Humane Society 309-342-1275

Champaign County - Savoy, IL 61874
CatSNAP 217-353-5243

Madison County - Bethalto, IL 62010
Bethalto Spay Clinic 618-377-2420

Adams County - Quincy, IL 62301
Quincy Humane Society 217-228-1422

Jackson County - Murphysboro, Illinois 62966
Humane Society of Southern Illinois 618-457-2362

If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.
♥ This page is in fond memory of these Reptiles & More who are no longer with us... ♥
If you have experienced the loss of a beloved pet, or if you know someone who has... [POST A MEMORIAL HERE]
Your Memorial Here

Help Spread the Word! Please link to Illinois Reptiles & More Rescue from your website.
Step 1: Place mouse over text below. Step 2: Hit Ctrl-C to copy text. Step 3: Hit Ctrl-V to paste link into your web page.



Copyright © 1999-2013 World Organization. All rights reserved. Rescue Me!, RescueMe.Org & RescueShelter.com are service marks of WO. View Photo Credits


Share This Website
X

Rescue Me! Website


Please like:




Reptiles & More Page


Please like:





Like/Follow Other Breeds