News and Events from the Society

June 30,2017

The Lenore Shapiro Adoption Garden

We are pleased to announce a very special addition to the Society—a tribute wall that was recently installed in our courtyard. Celebrate a furry friend or family member in the Society’s Lenore Shapiro Adoption Garden. Many of our friends throughout…

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June 26,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 2017 Canine Cruise

Thank you for joining us at our annual Canine Cruise event! We hope you and your pup enjoyed sailing around while enjoying scenic views of Chicago’s breathtaking skyline. Please check back soon for photos from the day and be sure…

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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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June 09,2017

Hot Weather Tips from The Anti-Cruelty Society

A heat wave is headed to Chicago and it’s important to keep your pet’s safety top of mind. Here are some tips to help keep your pet safe in the heat this weekend and throughout the summer.

Do not leave…

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June 05,2017


We were so excited to host Claire’s Project BFF winner Riley and her best friend Rosie. The girls made cat and dog toys for the pets in our care and then spent time playing with the animals! Check out a wrap up of…

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May 09,2017

Pet Wellness Fair

On Saturday, May 6th, The Anti-Cruelty Society hosted our first-ever Pet Wellness Fair in East Garfield Park! Thanks to the support of our new community partner Breakthrough, and a generous grant from the Caerus Foundation, we were able to bring…

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May 03,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Magazine: Spring 2017 Issue

We’re excited to introduce the latest issue of the Society Magazine! Check out our great articles about what’s going on at The Anti-Cruelty Society, as well as a great reads about our biggest fundraiser Bark in the Park, heart worm…

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