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Prepare yourself for awesomeness! Sable was originally found on the street and came to us…

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Meet Oreo

Oreo is a handsome fellow who came to the shelter when someone in his former…

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Latest News & Articles

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January 25,2016

Featured Volunteer: Ryan Schaefer

Ryan Schaefer    What brought you to The Anti-Cruelty Society? Over the course of the past few years, I adopted two…
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January 22,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society 2015 Annual Report

We’re excited to share the latest issue of the Society magazine: our Annual Report! Check out our look…
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January 11,2016

Cold Weather Tips

Winter is upon us in Chicago and can be a dangerous season for pets. Follow these tips to…
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January 06,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society Receives Grant from the ASPCA for Adoption Ambassadors Program

We are excited to announce that we recently received a grant from the ASPCA® to continue our Adoption…
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December 22,2015

5 Reasons To Adopt

I don’t know if you guys realize this, but winter is a great time for adopting a pet.…
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December 18,2015

New Canine Influenza Vaccine Now Available

With the canine influenza virus (CIV) now being considered an endemic (meaning the virus remains in the region)…
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December 02,2015

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Holiday Safety Tips

The holiday season is approaching and it’s important to keep pets away from potential hazards. Follow these tips…
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November 24,2015

Giving Thanks

                      *Yawn* Would you look at that? Just as I start to recover from Halloween, Thanksgiving is around the corner.…
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02/16/2016

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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03/01/2016

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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