Helping Weimaraners Find Families Since 2005

Great Lakes Weimaraner Rescue is a volunteer run, nonprofit group whose primary mission is to rescue and rehome Weimaraners in the Great Lakes region – including MI, OH, IL, IN WI and Ontario, Canada.

GLWR is foster-based, without a traditional physical kennel facility like many humane societies or animal shelters. Our dogs are typically housed in homes and cared for by foster families until a forever home is found. Therefore, our process to adopt and meet dogs may be different than a normal animal control facility, humane society or shelter.

The list of available dogs is always changing.

We work very hard to find our dogs the best home and environment so they thrive and live their best life.

Adopt

Find out how to adopt a GLWR Weimaraner

Great Lakes Weimaraner Rescue Foster

Foster

Become a foster family - care for and love a Weim waiting for their furever home

Great Lakes Weimaraner Rescue Donate

Donate

Every cent you donate goes directly to Weims currently in rescue -  Vet and medical expenses are always very high

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What People Are Saying About GLWR

Adopted our boy from GLWR about 7 years ago. Best decision we ever made!!! The organization was so thorough with interviews, house visits, and reference checks, you can have confidence they will find amazing homes for all dogs they rescue.

~ Morgan, 2018

Our Featured Dogs

Grayson
 

5-6 year-old silver male who loves attention, but also needs his own space

Silver
Male
Adult
Hunter
 

5 year old male - who is overweight and needs to lose some pounds! Hunter needs a patient and committed...

Silver
Male
Adult
Ray
 

Happy go-lucky almost 2 year-old male who loves life and just wants a loving companion

Silver
Male
Youth
Sia
 

Sia is very energetic, active and friendly, but needs manners and training.

Blue & Black
Female
Youth

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