Welcome to the “Kentucky Pekingese Rescue” page here at Local Dog Rescues! Thanks for stopping by! If you are a first time visitor, then congratulations on your decision to adopt a dog! Your are about to improve (and potentially save!) the life of one lucky pup, as well as to immeasurable improve your own happiness! Every state page here on Local Dog Rescues contains a complete list of all the local rescue organizations that we have identified in each state. You will be able to see all their current contact information, as well as a link to their website, so you can check and see what dogs they currently have available for adoption. We provide all this information to help you identify ALL the available dogs for rescue near you, so you can find your perfect pup.
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Descendants of the Imperial court of China, the Pekingnese is a distinct breed that was bred solely as a companion animal. Affectionate with its owners and always quite dignified in its mannerisms, this dog is rather low-energy and suitable for lifestyles ranging from the apartment to a large estate. The trademark long, fluffy coats need a lot of grooming – think an hour weekly – and the flat face has a fold above the nose that needs daily cleansing to prevent infection. The Pekingnese brings lots of joy to devoted owners, but they are not big fans of small children. This breed’s personality is often noted for its high self-esteem and demand for respect, and it can be difficult to train.
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If you can't find the right Pekingese Rescue that you’re searching for in your state, check below the listings for links to other Rescues in nearby states who may have exactly what you are looking for.
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Pekingese Rescues in Kentucky
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- To find additional Pekingese dogs available for adoption check: Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Tennessee, or West Virginia.
- Or check out the complete list of all Pekingese Rescues in the USA!
- Find rescues groups dedicated to other dog breeds in Kentucky: Big Dog Rescues, Small Dog Rescues, Brussels Griffon, Ibizan Hound, or Saint Bernard.
- Are you a Rescue Group who isn't listed? Click Here to add your information!
We sincerely hope that this site will help you find the perfect dog to rescue near you. However, please keep in mind that while we have the utmost trust in every organization listed here, we cannot personally vouch for any individual group we have listed, or for the experience you will have with a dog you adopt from them. We strongly encourage you to research each organizations independently before deciding the adopt from them, as well as thoroughly preparing yourself, your family, and your home for the arrival of your new dog.