News and Events from the Society

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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April 02,2018

Open Admission

Porkie came in through our Field Services department on a Saturday in March when his former owners could no longer care for him. He had been well-cared for, even litter box trained! He quickly won over the hearts of our…

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April 02,2018

National Volunteer Appreciation Week

In 2017, 632 volunteers provided over 50,000 hours of service. The impact these volunteers make on the lives and care of the animal’s every day help us find forever homes for these pets in need. There are many ways in…

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April 02,2018

Bark in the Park 2018

Save the date for May 19 for the largest dog-friendly party in Chicago. All ages of humans and dogs are welcome at the Stadium Green located next to Solider Field in Chicago to celebrate the loving pets in our lives…

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April 02,2018

April is National Pet First Aid Month

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s veterinarian, Dr. Hampton, offers these First Aid tips to help keep your pet safe:

Scratches and scrapes are pretty common for our pets and this can result in bleeding. Direct pressure if done long enough can control bleeding…

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April 02,2018

April is National Heartworm Awareness Month

Heartworm is a serious and potentially fatal disease that is transmitted from animal to animal by mosquitoes. To protect your dogs, they should get a monthly dose of a heartworm prevention pill. This is prescribed by your veterinarian and often…

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March 05,2018

Cat’s Pride®

Cat’s Pride® cat litter has just launched its new Litter for Good™ program. So, now when you buy a green jug of Cat’s Pride® Fresh & Light®, Cat’s Pride will donate a pound of litter to shelters across the country.…

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