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Meet Zeus

This is a fun, young dog, ready to find an active home. Zeus loves to…

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adorable dogs

Meet Mabu

Mabu came to the shelter when his owner became ill and could no longer care…

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adorable cats

Latest News & Articles

February 14,2019

National Adoption Weekend

Adopt your new best friend during the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend February 22-24! Visit the Everyday Adoption…
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February 13,2019

Subaru Love a Pet Adoption Event

The Anti-Cruelty Society is excited to partner with Subaru for the Subaru Love a Pet Adoption Event! On…
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February 11,2019

Upgrades to Our Spay/Neuter Scheduling

We are in the process of UPGRADING our spay/neuter scheduling program to make it easier to use in the…
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February 04,2019

Class is in Session for the Pups

So you have a new puppy. Totally adorable, right? But it’s now your job to make sure your…
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February 04,2019

Remembering Bill Caprio

The Anti-Cruelty Society and Chicago's animal welfare community lost one of its heroes. William (Uncle Bill to the…
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February 01,2019

February is Adopt a Rabbit Month

Rabbits are incredibly intelligent, loving, and social creatures. With an average life span of 7-10 years, these affectionate…
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February 01,2019

Benefits of Spaying and Neutering

By law in Illinois, any animal that is adopted from a shelter must be spayed or neutered to…
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February 01,2019

Valentines for your Purfect Companion

Remember! Valentine’s Day is next week on Thursday, February 14. We know you need some valentine cards to…
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Check Out Our Upcoming Events


Pour Your Heart Out

Pour Your Heart Out

Wednesday, February 20
5:30–8:30 p.m.
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard, Chicago
Please join The Anti-Cruelty Society for our sixth annual elegant evening of spirits and socializing.
Showcasing wine, beer, and spirits tastings at Chicago’s timeless Union League Club, Pour Your Heart…

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East Garfield Park Dow Wellness Fair

Thanks to a generous grant from the Caerus Foundation, The Anti-Cruelty Society is able to bring a variety of much-needed pet care services to this Chicago neighborhood, and all free of charge!


11th District Police Station
3151 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60612

Free Pet Services:


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