Art From The Heart: Young Artist Contest

Calling all young artists between the ages of 7–18! In celebration of Anti-Cruelty’s 125th anniversary we are hosting a city-wide art competition. Review the details below for important dates, regulations, and more. We hope to see you (and your art) soon!

Illustration of dog and cat looking at heart-shaped balloon

Virtual Pet Loss Support Group

It is normal to feel grief and mourn the loss of your beloved pet. To most pet owners, the pet is considered a member of the family. There are several stages of grief (denial, anger or guilt, bargaining, depression, and acceptance), but not everyone experiences all of them or in the same order.

human hand holding a brown dog paw with grass under them

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Virtual Foster Orientation

Your next step in our foster process is to schedule your virtual Foster Orientation. At the Foster Orientation you'll learn more about the foster selection, pick-up and drop-off process while learning key care tips regarding health and behavior. We are going to be holding these sessions online via Zoom. We will email you with instructions before the orientation. Thank you.

An older woman holds a dog

Shelter Service Day

If you’re a teen looking for a one-day, on-site volunteer opportunity with Anti-Cruelty, register for Shelter Service Day! Anti-Cruelty welcomes teens to our Shelter Service Day! Use your crafting skills to create toys and beds for the animals at Anti-Cruelty so that they can stay cozy and happy while they are in our care. 

Teens Crafting

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.

Pop-Up Pet Food Pantries

Anti-Cruelty distributes pet food to Chicago neighborhoods through this innovative program that goes to the heart of the community to help keep pets and people together.