News and Events from the Society

June 01,2018

Taste of PetSmart

The Taste of PetSmart will offer free food samples for animals and humans and an opportunity to learn more about all the offerings in the store, including The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Everyday Adoption Center!
There will be animals looking for forever homes…

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May 30,2018

The Anti-Cruelty Society on the passing of Dr. Donna Alexander

The Anti-Cruelty Society is saddened by the passing of Dr. Donna Alexander, the administrator of Cook County Animal Rabies Control. Dr. Alexander was a great advocate for proper animal care and was passionate in her work to keep pets in…

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May 22,2018

Bark in the Park 2018: A Huge Success!

Thank you to everyone who attended Bark in the Park on Saturday, May 19th at the Stadium Green next to Soldier Field. The day was filled with fun, laughter, and of course dogs! Over 900 people and their furry friends attended…

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May 10,2018

Bark in the Park 2018

CONTACT: Colette Bradley                  
D: (312) 645-8064
M: (312) 502-9702
Join The Anti-Cruelty Society for Bark in the Park, Chicago’s Largest Dog Party
The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 24th annual 5K walk and outdoor party to take place Saturday, May 19, 2018

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April 30,2018

2018 Spring Magazine

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 2018 Spring Magazine features stories of Compassion in Action. A motto we don’t take lightly, you’ll learn all about the hard work our staff and volunteers are doing to ensure each animal is treated with compassion while…

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April 30,2018

PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend

PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend
May 18-20, 2018
Friday & Saturday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
During the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, you’ll find dogs, puppies, cats, kittens, and rabbits all in need of a lifelong loving home. Join us during the PetSmart…

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April 30,2018

Kitten Season

Kittens are often found living on the streets and make their ways to shelters. Many are orphaned, requiring shelter staff and volunteer fosters to replicate care that most mother cats offer. This often requires around-the-clock feedings and is exhausting but…

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