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Capo is a friendly, exuberant young dog with a definite lust for life. He’s very…

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Meet Smokie

This sweet senior gal came to the shelter when someone in her former family became…

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Latest News & Articles

October 20,2016

Likes for Lives

Meowza, do I feel like a fancy feline or what?  In celebration of October being national “Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog” month,…
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October 05,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society Fall 2016 Magazine

We’re excited to share the latest issue of the Society magazine! Check out our Fall 2016 issue including articles on…
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September 28,2016

World Rabies Day

                          I would like to take a moment today to bring World Rabies Day to everyone’s awareness.  While the…
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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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Teen Drop-In Days

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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Foster Open House

Join us for an upcoming Foster Open House! Learn how you can dramatically impact the life of a shelter animal by joining this unique volunteer team. Learn more here: (…

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