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Cookie came to the shelter when her previous owner had to downgrade his home, and…

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Latest News & Articles

December 13,2017

Fostering 101

Hi there, Mr. Kelly here. Since Guy has started his rigorous lounging schedule, he’s been slacking a bit…
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December 11,2017

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Winter can be a dangerous season for pets. Follow these tips to help prevent cold weather from affecting…
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November 30,2017

Saying Goodbye to Breed Baggage

  Each animal in the care of The Anti-Cruelty Society is special and, as animal welfare experts, we are…
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November 16,2017

Holiday Safety Tips

The holiday season is approaching and it’s important to keep pets away from potential hazards. Follow these tips…
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November 06,2017

National Adoption Event Weekend Promotion

Thanks to pet lovers just like you, PetSmart Charities has helped save over 7 million pets through adoption. Join…
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November 03,2017

Charity Navigator Recognizes The Anti-Cruelty Society as a 4-Star Rated Charity

The Anti-Cruelty Society receives prestigious rating for third consecutive year CHICAGO—The Anti-Cruelty Society announced it received the coveted 4-Star…
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October 23,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Magazine: Fall 2017 Issue

We’re excited to introduce the latest issue of the Society Magazine! Check out our great articles about what’s…
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September 11,2017

The Anti-Cruelty Society Helps Pets in the Path of Irma

The Anti-Cruelty Society Helps Pets in the Path of Irma On September 9, in anticipation of Hurricane Irma’s arrival…
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Pet First Aid & CPR

Do you plan on working with other people’s pets for a living as a dog walker, groomer, or staff member at a boarding facility? Do you have pets at home and want to be prepared in case of an emergency?…

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Working Through Pet Loss Support Group

If you are having a difficult time in accepting your pet’s death, you may want to discuss your feelings with someone trained to understand the grieving process, such as a grief counselor, clergyman, social worker, physician, or psychologist. For those…

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