News and Events from the Society

March 15,2019

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Host Dog Wellness Fair

The Anti-Cruelty Society to Host Dog Wellness Fair
Event will bring free pet services and family activities to East Garfield Park
CHICAGO—The Anti-Cruelty Society is bringing a variety of much-needed pet care services to the East Garfield Park neighborhood free of charge…

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March 11,2019

The Anti-Cruelty Society turns 120!

Mrs. Theodore Thomas and her friends founded the Society to suppress cruelty to animals, educate the public on humane treatment, and create a refuge for strays. Since then, the Society has been helping care for pets in need and putting…

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March 07,2019

Subaru Love a Pet Adoption Event Saturday, March 9

The Anti-Cruelty Society is excited to partner with Subaru for the Subaru Love a Pet Adoption Event! On March 9, Subaru is sponsoring the adoption fees of all cats and dogs adopted from The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 510 North LaSalle Street…

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March 04,2019

New Guy in Town

Well, it has been sort of busy around The Anti-Cruelty Society. Last week, this new guy joined the Society family. His name is Tracy Elliott and he is the new president of The Anti-Cruelty Society. It is a big deal…

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March 01,2019

Welcome Tracy Elliott!

Tracy Elliott joined The Anti-Cruelty Society as President in February, 2019. He came to the Society from Asheville, North Carolina, where he was the Executive Director of the Asheville Humane Society for nearly four years. Tracy brings more than 30 years…

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March 01,2019

The Anti-Cruelty Society turns 120!

Mrs. Theodore Thomas and her friends founded the Society to suppress cruelty to animals, educate the public on humane treatment, and create a refuge for strays. Since then, the Society has been helping care for pets in need and putting…

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March 01,2019

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. Join us for the first workshop on March 15 at 6:00 p.m. This workshop is led by professional dog trainer and…

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