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

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

Canine Cruise

Join The Anti-Cruelty Society and Mercury Skyline Cruiseline with your pup for our Annual Canine Cruise! This 90 minute architectural boat cruise along the Chicago River and Lake Michigan is for you and your dog.

Man in black sunglasses on a boat holding small black dog with Chicago skyline in background

Free Puppy Training Primer

This one-session class will introduce you and your puppy to the nuts-and-bolts of training. We will discuss how to get the behaviors you want from your dog and then put that knowledge to use teaching a few basic skills...

Black and white puppies pile on top of each other

East Garfield Park Dog 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! The East Garfield Park Dog Wellness Fair will take place at Breakthrough FamilyPlex at 3219 W. Carroll Ave. in Chicago on June 15, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

African American man in blue scrubs examines a white pit bull dog while a white man in blue scrubs assists

Romp Room: Free Puppy Socialization

Socialization is vital to raising a pup into a confident, friendly, easy-going dog. This session introduces pups to new people, dogs, sights, sounds, and experiences in a fun and safe environment...

Black and white puppies pile on top of each other

Free Puppy Training Primer

This one-session class will introduce you and your puppy to the nuts-and-bolts of training. We will discuss how to get the behaviors you want from your dog and then put that knowledge to use teaching a few basic skills...

Black and white puppies pile on top of each other

Free Puppy Training Primer

Socialization is vital to raising a pup into a confident, friendly, easy-going dog. This session introduces pups to new people, dogs, sights, sounds, and experiences in a fun and safe environment...

Black and white puppies pile on top of each other

Free Puppy Training Primer

This one-session class will introduce you and your puppy to the nuts-and-bolts of training. We will discuss how to get the behaviors you want from your dog and then put that knowledge to use teaching a few basic skills...

Black and white puppies pile on top of each other

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

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 professional dog trainer and educator Judit Arroyo, CPDT-KA, 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 dog with black spots chewing on a toy in grass

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

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

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

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