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Meet Jack

This cute spotted guy is Jack! Jack is super playful and friendly; he’s quick to…

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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

April 28,2016

Working Through Pet Loss Support Group Hiatus

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Working Through Pet Loss support group is on an indefinite hiatus while we seek a…
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April 13,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society is one of nine shelters selected to participate in Jackson Galaxy Foundation’s Cat Pawsitive Program

The Anti-Cruelty Society today announced that it was selected by The Jackson Galaxy Foundation to participate in their…
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April 07,2016

Animal Care Specialist Job Fair

Do you have a passion for working in animal welfare? Learn more at The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Animal Care Specialist Job Fair Tuesday, April…
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April 04,2016

Happy World Rat Day!

Many people think that just because I’m a cat I can’t love little critters, too.  While I certainly…
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March 23,2016

Happy National Puppy Day!

Normally on Hump Day, you’d find me passing the long work hours in my coziest bed waiting for…
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March 18,2016

Canine Influenza Outbreak Closes Adoption Rooms

Due to a recent outbreak of canine influenza, we have temporarily closed for adoptions at our 510 N.…
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March 10,2016

Canine Influenza

Canine Influenza A new strain of canine influenza virus (CIV) hit the Chicago area in March, 2015 and since that…
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March 07,2016

National Peanut Month!

That’s right, March is National Peanut Month...hooray! Here at the shelter, we have come to love and appreciate…
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Kids Who Care

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing…

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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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