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Sep 23, 2017 (Saturday)
Meet and Greet at Pet Smart
Sep 24, 2017 (Sunday)
Guided Meditation with Dogs
Sep 24, 2017 (Sunday)
"Weekly Inspirational Message" Live On Facebook
Sep 26, 2017 (Tuesday)
Facebook - Meet the Animals
Sep 28, 2017 (Thursday)
Libertyville Farmer's Market Meet and Greet
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Hickory Needs a Home

Hickory is a young male cat who was found a stray and is currently living with a foster family and various other animals. He is affectionate and makes his presence... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

GMLV Jaycees Pet Food Pantry Event - March 10th

On Saturday, March 10th, from 5pm to 8pm, please join the GMLV Jaycees Junior Chamber, Animal Education and Rescue, and Central Bark Doggy Daycare for an evening of refreshments, food, music, mutt-tinis, pet contests, raffles, prizes... [more] View All Journal Entries


September 22, 2017
Emergency Help Needed for Puppies
We just took in three puppies that have been gravely underfed.  They are ten weeks old but look like they are about 5 weeks old.  One of them is barely moving and they are all severely dehydrated and won't eat or drink.   We are rushing... more

September 18, 2017
Tough Day for Herbie
Poor Herbie has had a rough day. He had his teeth cleaned and had most of his teeth pulled out...ouch! And he had a growth by his anus that had to be removed...double ouchy!!! But now he'll be all better and totally ready for adoption. If... more

August 18, 2017
Abandoned Dogs Need Your Help!
Please Help Us Help Them Tragic, is the only word I can think of when thinking of these poor dogs' story. Two weeks ago they lived with a couple in Lake County. The couple moved out of state and literally tied their two old dogs to... more

August 11, 2017
Thank You For Considering Fostering?
If you are interested in fostering an animal for AEAR please complete the Fostering Questionnaire form below   Your questionnaire will then be reviewed by an AEAR staff member who will determine your suitability for fostering and for which type of animals.  You will then... more

August 2, 2017
Now Taking Orders for Handmade Soap
Taking Orders For Soap! We are now selling soaps to raise money initially for Chuck to adopt his foster Velcro dog, Nicky (read the whole story below) but also as a general fund raiser for AEAR.  100% of the proceeds go to AEAR. The cost of... more

July 25, 2017
Coco Needs Dental Work
Coco needs some dental work, her teeth are in very bad shape.  We would appreciatae any donations.  Thanks!... more

July 14, 2017
Help Save Tucker the Kitten
Six-Week-Old Kitten Has Broken Legs We Need Your Help Today we took an urgent call from a woman that rescued a six-week-old kitten from the middle of a road that was flooded. She thought the kitten had been hit by a car. The kitten is at the vet... more

June 2, 2017
Willow in Need of Medical Assistance
Willow Update:   Willow had over a dozen seizures in less than 10 hours yesterday which is extremely life threatening. Received a call from Dr. M. at Wonder Lake veterinary clinic. Willow made it last night and he said they are controlling the seizures. They will monitor... more

March 24, 2017
Mouse's - Emergency Care
Mouse is at animal emergency in Grayslake. I brought her there because she was having a hard time breathing. It happened suddenly. She is staying there now. They have her in oxygen and gave her a shot to help her breathing. The doctor doesn't know what... more

March 13, 2017
Petey's Sinus Condition
Petey is a 14 yr. old  Chihuahua who is in our care and has been suffering from chronic sinus issues for quite some time.  While we have tried many of the traditional methods nothing has worked, so It's time to see if we can get... more

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