Cats 'n Mats

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us for Cats n' Mats! We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

White woman in grey shirt holding a small kitten

Good Pet Tenant: A Workshop

Join The Anti-Cruelty Society for our Good Pet Tenant workshop, and learn how to navigate Chicago's competitive pet-friendly housing market. This workshop is an additional learning opportunity under our Open Door Housing campaign, a pet-friendly initiative to make Chicago a more welcoming community for people and pets. 

Man in red and white stripped socks next to brown and white dog next to woman in blue and white socks

Pet Loss Support Group

The loss of a pet is a difficult time for all. To help you cope with this loss, The Anti-Cruelty Society offers a free group program called “Pet Loss Support Group.” This group is led by a professional grief counselor. The open drop-in group meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 6:00–7:30 p.m. at The Anti-Cruelty Society.  

human hand holding a brown dog paw with grass under them

Kids Who Care

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike!

Woman surrounded by kids playing with puppet dog

Cats 'n Mats

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us for Cats n' Mats! We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

White woman in grey shirt holding a small kitten

Open House Chicago

The Anti-Cruelty Society is excited to announce our participation in the Chicago Architecture Center’s Open House Chicago (OHC)! This free Chicago architecture festival gives attendees a behind-the-scenes look at more than 350 of the city’s great spaces, and now includes The Anti-Cruelty Society. 

The Anti-Cruelty Society building

Open House Chicago

The Anti-Cruelty Society is excited to announce our participation in the Chicago Architecture Center’s Open House Chicago (OHC)! This free Chicago architecture festival gives attendees a behind-the-scenes look at more than 350 of the city’s great spaces, and now includes The Anti-Cruelty Society. 

The Anti-Cruelty Society building

High Rise Dogs: A Workshop

The Anti-Cruelty Society is offering a workshop to help tenants, and their furry friends, put their best paws forward. This workshop is led by Society pet consultant Maggie Gleason and she will share how you make sure your dog is a great pet neighbor and make sure high rise living is enjoyable for you and your canine companion.

White and black dog laying in green grass chewing on a yellow toy

Dog Wellness Fair

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Dog Wellness Fairs provide free canine veterinary services throughout Chicago thanks to the generous support of the Caerus and PetSmart Charities foundations. 

black man in blue scrubs examining white dog with assistance from white man in blue scrubs

Kids Who Care

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike!

Woman surrounded by kids playing with puppet dog

Cats 'n Mats

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us for Cats n' Mats! We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

White woman in grey shirt holding a small kitten

Pet Loss Support Group

The loss of a pet is a difficult time for all. To help you cope with this loss, The Anti-Cruelty Society offers a free group program called “Pet Loss Support Group.” This group is led by a professional grief counselor. The open drop-in group meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 6:00–7:30 p.m. at The Anti-Cruelty Society.  

human hand holding a brown dog paw with grass under them

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? We can help. 

woman's hands with pink nail polish performing CPR compressions on fake brown dog

Cats 'n Mats

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us for Cats n' Mats! We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

White woman in grey shirt holding a small kitten

Pet Loss Support Group

The loss of a pet is a difficult time for all. To help you cope with this loss, The Anti-Cruelty Society offers a free group program called “Pet Loss Support Group.” This group is led by a professional grief counselor. The open drop-in group meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 6:00–7:30 p.m. at The Anti-Cruelty Society.  

human hand holding a brown dog paw with grass under them

Kids Who Care

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike!

Woman surrounded by kids playing with puppet dog