Angels on Wheels Animal Rescues

Angels on Wheels Animal Rescues is a foster-based adoption organization situated within the southwest suburbs of Chicago. The group focuses in caring and adopting homeless pets. Such organization is composed of animal loving volunteers who take pride in saving animals...

Precious Pets Animal Rescue

Precious Pets is a pet rescue that helps keep unwanted pets off the streets. Many pets are neglected and mistreated every day. Pets that are living on the streets do not get the proper food, have a hard time finding fresh water and can reproduce quickly, creating even...

Wright-Way Rescue

The Wright-Way Rescue Animal Shelter is a non-profit welfare group for pets that seeks to reduce the number of homeless adoptable pets euthanized in the Midwest each year through an adoption program, community education, promotion of spaying and neutering, and a...

Hinsdale Humane Society

The Hinsdale Humane Society is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to the care and adoption of homeless animals. They advocate education and public service to encourage the compassionate treatment of animals and to prevent their suffering and neglect. They are...

Felines and Canines

Felines & Canines is dedicated to providing a safe and loving shelter to abandoned, injured, abused and neglected animals until their permanent adoptive home is found. We strengthen the human/animal relationship through counseling, education, and compassion. They...

Adopt Pet Shelter

A.D.O.P.T. is a private, “no-kill”, non-profit organization that has found homes for more than 20,000 pets.  They provide a temporary, loving home for dogs and cats that no longer have a family of their own.  The animals in their shelter have ended up here...

Chicago Cat Rescue

Chicago Cat Rescue is a non-profit animal welfare group dedicated to helping homeless cats and kittens via rescue, adoption and education of their human companions. It comprises a network of dedicated rescuers, volunteers and foster homes who share the common mission...

National Anti-Vivisection Society

The National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS) is dedicated to ending the exploitation of animals used in science. It promotes greater compassion, respect and justice for animals through educational and advocacy programs based on respected ethical, scientific, and legal...

Heartland Animal Shelter Illinois

Heartland Animal Shelter is a non-profit group whose mission is to find permanent, loving homes for homeless animals and promote responsible pet ownership through education, community outreach and collaboration while maintaining respect and compassion for all...

Animal Education and Rescue Chicago

Animal Education and Rescue (AEAR) is a foster-based humane society whose mission is bringing people and pets together through education, therapy and rescue. Apart from finding loving forever homes for the companion animals they rescue, the group also has the...

Lake Shore Animal Shelter Chicago

Lake Shore Animal Shelter, Inc. (LSAS) is a non-profit organization that helps Chicago and families and their pets with foster care, shelter, rehabilitation, and adoptions for nearly 50 Years. It also works with various other rescue organizations especially those in...

Animal Welfare League Chicago

The Animal Welfare League (AWL) is a non-profit group committed to finding a loving home to pets in need. Its working mantra is “recovery is the answer, not euthanasia” and as such, they do what it takes to do the following: Prevent cruelty to animals. Provide quality...

K9 4 Keeps Chicago

K9 4 Keeps is a non-profit animal welfare group who not only rescues dogs in need but also educates and counsels dog owners regarding the proper handling and training of their canine friends. All the animals under their care are provided with ample veterinary care,...

Trio Animal Foundation Chicago

Trio Animal Foundation is a non-profit animal rescue group dedicated to assisting shelters, rescues, and individuals by paying the medical bills of homeless pets. It also promotes adoption and responsible pet ownership, including spay and neuter. The group aims to...

Simply Shepherds Rescue Chicago

Simply Shepherds Rescue is a non-profit animal welfare group dedicated to rescuing abandoned, neglected and homeless German Shepherd Dogs in the South Suburbs of Chicago, IL. They work tireless in order to find the best homes that will give canine friends under their...

Chicago Safe Humane Rescue

Safe Humane Chicago is a non-profit organization keen on creating a secure haven for companion animals through “inspiring positive relationships” between these furry friends and the members of the community.  They work tirelessly with their partners in order to give...

Herpetological Society in Chicago

The Chicago Herpetological Society or CHS is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization that was established in 1966. It exists with the mission of educating the general public on everything there is to know about herpetofauna, promoting the conservation of all wildlife...

Evanston CARE Shelter

 The Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E. ™) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and volunteer-run organization that was established in 1987 and has, since then, endeavored in finding homes for abandoned animals, serving as an educational and counseling resource for present...

House Rabbit Society of Chicago

The House Rabbit Society of Chicago is a non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating house rabbits in need in Illinois. Its mission is to aid in the care of neglected rabbits and facilitate adoption into caring homes, but to educate the public on...

Be Fido’s Friend Rescue

Be Fido’s Friend (BFF) is a non-profit animal welfare organization whose mission is to  is to end the Chicago canine homeless population through education, spay and neutering, and partnering of resources to improve the quality of life for dogs in need. Apart from...

Cats Are Purrsons Too Rescue

Cats-Are-Purrsons-Too is a non-profit animal rescue organization based in Chicago, Illinois that caters to the needs of homeless cat and kittens through seeking loving permanent homes to rescued feline friends. It works hand in hand with the Touched by an Animal...

New Leash on Life

New Leash on Life Animal Rescue is a volunteer run, non-profit organization committed to finding loving homes for shelter dogs that might otherwise be euthanized. The group does not have a physical location and instead houses their rescues in foster homes that are...

ARFhouse

ARFhouse Chicago (Animal Refuge Foundation) is a no-kill animal welfare organization dedicated to helping animals that are left behind by other shelters due to age, breed, or medical condition. The group places dogs, cats, rabbits, and guinea pigs into permanent homes...

Rescuing Dogs in Chicago

One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue is a no-kill, all-breed animal welfare organization that serves to lower euthanasia rates in the greater Chicagoland area and provide education on the humane treatment of companion animals. The group caters to canine friends that are in...

Chicago Cat Dog Adoption

Felines & Canines is a non-profit, licensed, cage-less, and no-kill animal rescue organization whose mission is to provide a safe and loving shelter to abandoned, injured, abused, and neglected animals until their permanent adoptive home is found. They also seek...

Adoptable Pets in Chicago

American Animal Rescue Society The American Animal Rescue Society is a non-profit organization based in Chicago whose aim is to rescue and place unwanted, abandoned, and stray animals into loving, responsible homes, to rehabilitate abused or injured animals, to...

Adoptable Pit Bulls in Chicago

Chicagoland Bully Breed Rescue Chicagoland Bully Breed Rescue (CBBR) is a non-profit and volunteer-driven animal welfare organization that is dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating, and re-homing so-called “bully breed” dogs—American Pit Bull Terriers, American...

Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control

The Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control is an animal rescue organization dedicated to taking in thousands of unwanted animals every year from citizens, bringing in stray animals from the streets, and providing care for evidence animals in court cases.  Some of...

Roll Over Animal Rescue (ROAR)

Roll Over Animal Rescue (ROAR) is a private and non-profit animal welfare organization that seeks to rescue, rehabilitate, and re-home dogs of all breeds. They ensure that each tail-wagging friend under their care is spayed or neutered, is tested for heartworms, is...

Chicago Animal Care & Control

The Chicago Animal Care & Control (CACC) is the City’s arm dedicated to serving local furry friends. Their mission is to protect public safety and ensure the humane care of animals through sheltering, pet placement, education, and animal law enforcement. They...

Alive Rescue

Alive Rescue is an animal welfare organization whose aim is to protect the lives and the rights of furry kind in the Chicago area. They save, rehabilitate, and place abandoned, abused, and stray animals into new and loving forever homes. They also provide medical,...

Tree House Humane Society

Tree House Humane Society is a non-profit animal welfare advocate group that aims to enhance the lives of companion animals in the community through innovative and progressive programs. They seek out homes for every healthy and treatable animal that come their way,...

Harmony House for Cats

The Harmony House for Cats is a Chicago-based animal shelter that aims to provide the highest quality care for abandoned, unwanted, and orphaned cats and kittens in the area. All the furry friends that come to their doorstep receive ample veterinary care consisting of...

Lovin’ Life Rescue

Lovin’ Life Rescue is a non-profit animal rescue organization that is dedicated to focusing their talents and previous rescue experience on saving dogs and cats in Chicago that are homeless, neglected, abused, or destined to be euthanized. They go by the mantra...

Project Rescue

Project Rescue is a Chicago-based animal rescue group that is dedicated to saving, rehabilitating, and re-homing abandoned dogs and puppies in the area. It was founded in 2009 by three long-time animal rescue volunteers. As a volunteer-run organization, they rely on...

Chicagoland Dog Rescue

Chicagoland Dog Rescue is a non-profit and volunteer-based organization that is dedicated to rescuing, socializing, and placing homeless dogs into permanent homes no matter what breed, size, or age they are. They do not have a physical shelter and they house the dogs...

Found Chicago

Found Chicago is a group of kind-hearted individuals who give refuge to homeless dogs. They nurture these furry friends, give them life skills, and re-home them so that they may have a second chance at having a full and happy life with a new family. Their facility...

Red Door Animal Shelter

Red Door Animal Shelter is a non-profit group based in Chicago that aims to provide a safe haven for abandoned, unwanted, orphaned, and homeless cats, dogs, and rabbits in the area. They are focused on finding new and loving forever homes for the animals that they...

Chicago Animal Shelter Alliance (CASA)

The Chicago Animal Shelter Alliance (CASA) is an alliance built by various shelters in the area in the hopes of extending the impact of their work in the community. It aims to reduce, and eventually eliminate, needless euthanasia of companion animals and to encourage...

The Anti-Cruelty Society

 The Anti-Cruelty Society is one of the oldest animal rescue non-profit organizations. It began operating in 1899 and has been building a community of caring through helping pets and educating people. As part of their mission to instill the value of caring for animals...

Chicago Pet Rescue

Chicago Pet Rescue is a non-profit foster home and volunteer-based group that aims to save and improve the quality of life of stray, abandoned, or unwanted animals. They take in as many dogs, puppies, cats, kittens, birds, and other small animals as they can manage...

Chicago Canine Rescue

Chicago Canine Rescue Foundation (CCRF) is a non-profit and volunteer-run organization that aims to give a second chance at life to dogs that are on the euthanasia roll for being considered too young, too old, too sick, or who have special needs. They have been able...

PAWS Chicago

PAWS Chicago is the largest non-profit organization in the city that is working against the killing of homeless pets like dogs and cats. Their respect for life of animals is what drives them to end the overpopulation of homeless animals through solutions, practices...