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Meet Bob

Bob is a very active, spirited little guy whose energy level belies his age. He…

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Meet Sweetie Tina

Sweetie Tina is a sweet and spunky gal. She’s affectionate on her own terms; at…

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adorable cats

Latest News & Articles

September 09,2016

Back to School!

                      Well, I’m not going back to school.  I’m just trying to be supportive of all the youth at…
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September 01,2016

Snack Safety!

Things sure have been hopping around here at The Anti-Cruelty Society...literally! We have been rearing a litter of…
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June 01,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society Spring 2016 Magazine

We’re excited to share the latest issue of the Society magazine! Check out our Spring 2016 issue including articles…
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June 30,2016

Chicago Shelters’ Longest Tenants—And Why You Should Adopt Them

Meet nine animals who have been waiting at their shelters the longest. (Hint, hint.) Ready to pounce? If…
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Adopt a Shelter Cat
June 22,2016

Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

As if I didn’t need another reason to talk about why we cats are so great, I just…
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May 31,2016

Cat Pawsitive is Already Making an Impact at The Anti-Cruelty Society

When three of the cats who have been part of the Cat Pawsitive program have already been adopted, you know…
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May 27,2016

A Really Awesome Cat

It’s not me. Though I am a cat, so I'm already halfway there. Memorial Day is coming up this Monday,…
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May 19,2016

How to Greet a Dog

                      Since I live at The Anti-Cruelty Society as their official cat ambassador, I tend to make a lot…
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Teen Drop-In Day

Stop in to The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Education and Training Center tonight to drop off any of the DIY service learning projects that you may have completed. Please be sure to bring the paperwork from your school that you need to…

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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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