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Changing lives, one pug at a time!


Did you adopt your pug from Appalachian Pug Rescue?

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We rescue because rescue changes lives, for animals and for humans.


If you are considering adopting a rescue pug, please read these uplifting stories. Adopting a pug is a very rewarding decision. These adopters share their stories to help you with your rescue journey.

Finnegan Royce

Meet Sir Finnegan Royce

Adopted! Happy tail coming soon Sir Finnegan Royce (Finn), was surrendered to APR when his family was unable to keep dogs in their rental.   Male

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APR Rescue Pug

Meet Bruchie Ruth

Adopted! Bruchie Ruth is one of three homeless pugs taken in by APR over the coldest weekend of the year.  Female fawn unaltered pug 15

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