Locations and Hours

Due to ongoing COVID-19 precautions, masks are still required. Occupancy limits remain in place, which may lead to extended wait times during peak hours. Please note that, in the event we hit our daily visitor limit, you will be asked to plan your visit for another day.

River North

Adoption Center
510 N. LaSalle Dr. Chicago, IL 60654
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: Noon–6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Noon–4 p.m.
Note:  Closed for drop-in adoptions every Wednesday

Due to COVID-19 precautions, wait times to visit with available animals may be extended.

Low Cost Clinic & Spay/Neuter Clinic
157 W. Grand Ave. Chicago, IL 60654

Clinic services for cats and dogs, including spay and neuter procedures, will return late summer. Please check back for updates. Feral cat spay and neuter procedures are available by appointment by emailing snclinic@anticruelty.org.

Animal Intake
157 W. Grand Ave. Chicago, IL 60654

Intake services are currently offered by appointment only. For an emergency pet surrender or end-of-life services, please call us directly at 312-644-8338 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Sunday. 

Education & Training Center
157 W. Grand Ave. Chicago, IL 60654

Free parking is available in our private parking garage for patrons of The Anti-Cruelty Society only. The garage entrance is located on Wells St., just south of Grand Avenue. A ticket is not required to enter or exit the garage.

Everyday Adoption Center at the South Loop PetSmart Store

Adoption Center
PetSmart 1101 S. Canal St. Chicago, IL 60607
Monday-Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
312-588-0138 ext. 9
Note:  EAC hours are different from store hours.

Due to COVID-19 precautions, wait times to visit with available animals may be extended. 

Our Everyday Adoption Center is located inside the South Loop PetSmart, lower level,  south end of the South Gate Market. The PetSmart store entrance is below the Whole Foods Market, near the corner of Canal and Roosevelt. Parking is free in the lower level of the attached parking garage.

PetSmart Partners

Adoption Locations
PetSmart Kingsbury: 1415 N. Kingsbury St. Chicago, IL 60642  312-279-2026
PetSmart Andersonville: 5210 N. Broadway St. Chicago, IL 60640 773-250-0201
PetSmart Wrigleyville: 3740 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60613  773-289-5352
PetSmart Evanston: 2221 Oakton St. Evanston, IL 60202 847 328-1814

Please note that the PetSmart Brickyard and PetSmart Six Corners locations are not hosting adoptable cats from The Anti-Cruelty Society at this time. Check back soon for updates!