News and Events from the Society

June 01,2016

The Anti-Cruelty Society Spring 2016 Magazine

We’re excited to share the latest issue of the Society magazine! Check out our Spring 2016 issue including articles on Oscar: an Adoption Story, a ride-along with our Field Services Departments, and our Kids Who Care Program spotlight. Don’t forget to…

Read more
Screen Shot 2016-06-30 at 10.13.36 AM
June 30,2016

Chicago Shelters’ Longest Tenants—And Why You Should Adopt Them

Meet nine animals who have been waiting at their shelters the longest. (Hint, hint.) Ready to pounce? If you adopt one of these animals, photographer Karen Morgan will give you an 11-by-17-inch print of its photo that appears below. Just…

Read more
Adopt a Shelter Cat
June 22,2016

Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

As if I didn’t need another reason to talk about why we cats are so great, I just found out that there is an ENTIRE MONTH dedicated to encouraging cat lovers and would-be cat lovers to adopt from a shelter!…

Read more
May 31,2016

Cat Pawsitive is Already Making an Impact at The Anti-Cruelty Society

When three of the cats who have been part of the Cat Pawsitive program have already been adopted, you know it’s working! Here at The Anti-Cruelty Society, we’ve been working with 8 cats in training sessions to help improve some of their…

Read more
May 27,2016

A Really Awesome Cat

It’s not me.

Though I am a cat, so I’m already halfway there.

Memorial Day is coming up this Monday, and in honor of the holiday I’d like to talk about one of the coolest cats I’ve ever heard of.

Hammer was a…

Read more
May 19,2016

How to Greet a Dog












Since I live at The Anti-Cruelty Society as their official cat ambassador, I tend to make a lot of furry friends of my own…especially dogs.  One of the most important things to keep in mind when making new friends of…

Read more
May 11,2016

“Cat Pawsitive” Energizes Everyone at The Anti-Cruelty Society

The Anti-Cruelty Society of Chicago has a long history of caring about the well-being of the community’s animals and of innovating to help them more. Founded in 1899, The Anti-Cruelty Society’s origins were in the need for humane treatment of…

Read more

Thank you to our partners whose support makes our work possible