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Meet Bella

Looking for a dog with a unique look, lots of wrinkles, and personality? Bella is…

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Meet Keene

Keene is a big, beautiful boy who came to the shelter when his previously family…

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Latest News & Articles

September 28,2018

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

Adopting is a big decision, and an important one. When a family adopts a new pet, they not…
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September 28,2018

Halloween Safety Tips

Use Caution with Costumes Generally, most pets prefer to walk around au naturel. If your pet chooses to tolerate…
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September 28,2018

Help Us Earn Litter for Shelter Cats

Join the free Cat's Pride Club and fill out the nomination form. Search for us by our zip…
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September 28,2018

Kennel Quilt Donations

 Individuals from the TQPM Small Kennel Quilts group have sent in hundreds of kennel quilts to help keep…
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September 28,2018

Society Veterinarian, John Shudell, Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

The 2018 Bank of American Chicago Marathon marks Dr. Shudell’s third marathon and second time running for Team…
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September 19,2018

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Participate in BARK(ing) Spot Event

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Participate in BARK(ing) Spot Event The Anti-Cruelty Society teams up with The Lakota Group to…
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September 18,2018

Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts Update

On Saturday, September 15, The Anti-Cruelty Society took in 23 cats and kittens that had been living a…
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September 14,2018

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Help Pets in the Path of Hurricane Florence

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Help Pets in the Path of Hurricane Florence  CHICAGO—The Anti-Cruelty Society has teamed up with…
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11/09/2018

PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend

Adopt if you can, inspire others if you can’t with #PicMe.

This National Adoption Weekend, there’s more than one way to help a homeless pet.
You can adopt your own new best friend from a PetSmart store where The Anti-Cruelty Society houses…

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12/09/2018

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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