Category: Press Release

April 13,2018

The Anti-Cruelty Society Celebrates Volunteers During Volunteer Appreciation Week

The Anti-Cruelty Society Celebrates Volunteers During Volunteer Appreciation Week
The Society has over 600 active volunteers giving over 50,000 hours of service each year
CHICAGO- During National Volunteer Appreciation Week April 15 to 21, The Anti-Cruelty Society recognizes all volunteers for their…

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January 25,2018

February is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month

February is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month
The Anti-Cruelty Society and Cook County Animal and Rabies Control Raise Awareness about the Importance of Spaying/Neutering Pets

CHICAGO-In recognition of National Spay and Neuter Month in February, The Anti-Cruelty Society and Cook County Animal and Rabies…

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January 04,2018

The Anti-Cruelty Society Will be Represented in Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl XIV

IT’S PUPPY POWER!

 

THE ANTI-CRUELTY SOCIETY WILL BE REPRESENTED IN ANIMAL PLANET’S PUPPY BOWL XIV AIRING SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH

 

90 Adoptable Puppies Compete for Most Valuable Puppy (MVP) Title

(January 4, 2018) – The Anti-Cruelty Society is pawsitively thrilled to announce we…

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November 03,2017

Charity Navigator Recognizes The Anti-Cruelty Society as a 4-Star Rated Charity

The Anti-Cruelty Society receives prestigious rating for third consecutive year

CHICAGO—The Anti-Cruelty Society announced it received the coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.

The 4-star rating is the highest possible rating awarded…

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June 15,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Launches New Program to Help Senior Citizens Care for Their Pets

The Anti-Cruelty Society Partners with Chicago’s Department of Family and Support Services to Launch a New Senior Support Program: Friends Who Care
CHICAGO— The Anti-Cruelty Society recently began delivering pet care kits to senior pet owners currently enrolled in the…

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February 13,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Receives More Than $27,000 Grant from PetSmart Charities®

The Anti-Cruelty Society Receives More Than $27,000 Grant from PetSmart Charities®
The Anti-Cruelty Society will spay and neuter a minimum of 500 feral and free-roaming community cats over the next year
CHICAGO—The Anti-Cruelty Society is pleased to announce that we received a…

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February 06,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Closes for Dog Adoptions Amid Canine Influenza Outbreak

Dog adoptions have come to a halt at The Anti-Cruelty Society amid another outbreak of canine influenza. Canine Influenza Virus (CIV), commonly known as the dog flu, first appeared in the Chicago area in the spring of 2015. Since then,…

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