928
Total Adoptions in 2021
481
Total Adoptions in 2022
208
Total Cat Adoptions in 2022
273
Total Dog Adoptions in 2022

When you adopt from a no-kill shelter, you save two lives. The animal you adopt and the one that replaces them.

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS

New Volunteer Meeting!

Date: Saturday, July 30th

Time: 4:30pm

Location: 8301 W. 191st Street

Who: New Volunteers Only!

Visit the events page for more info on our events.

TIPS FOR FINDING A LOST PET

Your Pet is Missing.  Now What?

  • Immediately put out your pet’s food, water & bed or an article of your clothing in the place where your pet was last seen.  The scent may draw them back.
  • Contact your local police department, vet clinics, animal shelters & animal control facilities to report your pet missing. Email them a copy of your pet’s photo along with your contact information. If your pet is microchipped, contact the microchip company & report them missing.
  • Spread the word by creating & posting a flyer with your pet’s picture on it & your contact information.  Post them in the neighborhood where your pet went missing & ask if you can post them in local businesses. You can easily create a Lost Pet Flyer with a template from Paw Boost by clicking here.
  • List your pet on websites such as Helping Lost Pets & Paw Boost & on social media pages such as  Lost Dogs Illinois or Lost Cats Illinois.
  • Walk the neighborhood.  Walk around at different times of the day & keep treats with you to help attract your pet to you.  Many times pets are out early in the morning or near dusk when the area may be more quiet.
  • NEVER GIVE UP! Many pets are reunited with their families after they have been missing for a considerable amount of time.  Keep hanging flyers & spreading the word.

Found a Stray Cat or Dog. Now What?

  • If you find a stray cat or dog, please contact the police department in the town where you found the animal. They will advise you as to what their local procedures are.