Our mission at MidSouth Pug Rescue is to support the Pug breed in their time of need by rescuing Pugs from dirty, unhealthy or dangerous conditions and finding them "forever" homes where they can live out their lives in a happy, healthy and safe environment.

MidSouth Pug Rescue Blog

How You Can Help

Getting pugs ready for adoption is a costly venture, and the adoption fees aren’t near enough to cover all we do.  Some pugs never get adopted, but still need us.  Our biggest expense is veterinary care, but we also buy food, harnesses, microchips, treats, etc.  So, in addition to adoption fees, we need to rely […]

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Time For Another Update

When pugs come into our care, we have them spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped.  We have their teeth cleaned.  We treat them for any treatable illnesses (including heartworms.)  We then place them in foster care to give them time to heal from any surgeries and to have their behavior evaluated.  Then they are made available for […]

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Update

Time for an update on the pugs in our care: BAJA – Fawn male, 2 years old.  This little guy came to us with two wonky knees.  He’s recovering nicely from the first surgery, and will have the second surgery in Mid-August.  He most likely will be adopted by his foster family. COCO – Fawn […]

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Come See Aunt Pearl Tonight in Franklin, Tn at the Bagbey House!

From Aunt Pearl: “Hey Dolls. I’ll be at Bagbey House and More tonight for the Art Crawl and the unveiling of my portrait by Kevin Wimpy Photography      Donations will be taken for my friends at MidSouth Pug Rescue. See you there — at Bagbey House and More.

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Upcoming Events

Save the dates!  Here are some of the upcoming events MSPR will be attending  (Click the links for more info): Saturday, April 29 at 11 AM – 3 PM –  Bark in the Park!    at   Lions Park,  Millington, Tennessee 38053 Sunday, May 21 at 10 AM – 4 PM  – 13th Annual Milwaukee Pug […]

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2016 By the Numbers

Now that 2016 is in the past, we’ve had a chance to go through the numbers.  Here’s what MidSouth Pug Rescue did last year: We started the year with 12 pugs in our care.  We took in another 40 pugs.  Two were returned to their owners.  Sadly, several of the pugs that came to us […]

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January is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

January is “Adopt a Senior Pet” Month.  If you are thinking of adopting a senior dog, we have some.  Haven’t thought about it?  Well, Here are some reasons to consider, and here are some wonderful senior pugs looking for homes: Meet Skipper and Dozer, an 11-year-old bonded pair of half-brothers   Dozer is a healthy […]

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Christmas is Coming!

Christmas is just a few weeks away, and many of you are asking about pug puppies.  We do not have any puppies.  In fact, we rarely get in puppies unless there is something wrong with them.  The breeders usually sell off the puppies and we get the parents when they can no longer reproduce. Having […]

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First Friday Art Crawl – This Friday!

In the Nashville area?  Come join us for the Franklin First Friday Art Crawl! THIS Friday Nov 04th, 2016 Bagbey House & More 134 4th Ave N. Franklin, TN 37064 6:00pm – 9:00 pm Come on out for a festive evening of All Things Pug! Art! Live Music! Delish Refreshments! Ride the Trolley! Roast Marshmallows […]

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2017 Precious Pugs Calendar is Here!

Congrats to Bennie, our 2017 Cover Pug!     And to all the other Calendar month winners!     Calendars are being mailed today! We have just a few left, so if you’d like to order one, PayPal $15 (+$3 shipping if you want it mailed) to midsouthpugs@gmail.com.  If you’d like to pick yours up, […]

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