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Queen is a special gal who is looking for a home to call her own.…

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Meet Bishop

Say hello to Bishop! Bishop came to the shelter when someone in his family became…

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Latest News & Articles

November 17,2014

Cold Weather Hazards

                        We had snow on the ground, people!! IN NOVEMBER! With it getting chilly here in Chicago, a bit…
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October 30,2014

Halloween Hazards

BOO! Did I scare you? I didn’t think so…I am not a ghost or anything--just a cat in…
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October 27,2014

It's Raining Cats & Dogs! Thank You Video

A huge "thank you" to everyone who made it out to The Anti-Cruelty Society's 14th annual It's Raining…
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October 15,2014

It's Raining Cats & Dogs!

What a gloomy fall day we are experiencing today! Isn’t there an animal-related saying that goes along with…
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October 03,2014

The Anti-Cruelty Society Fall 2014 Magazine

We’re excited to share the latest issue of the Society magazine! Check out our great articles about what’s…
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Working Through Pet Loss

This open educational group is dedicated to working through the emotional rollercoaster that can occur when we lose a beloved pet. Whether it is sudden or long-time coming, the permanence of a pets death can take its toll on thoughts…

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Exploring the Link 2014 Fall Showcase

Exploring the Link is an anti-violence teen after school program that aims to help students gain insight into how violence and cruelty affect their community, their selves, and animals. This showcase features students’ original research and multi-media projects about aspects…

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