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June 10, 2016
Maddison's vet visit
One of our two new ferrets came to us skinny and with hair loss. Today I took her to Care Animal hospital on Peterson Road in Libertyville. The doctor said she's 90% sure it's adrenal gland disease. We opted to have an implant put in under... more


November 23, 2015
Twilight's wish list
Twilight's Christmas Wish Twilight (brown kitty) has been a long term resident of AEAR. She came to us at six-years-old. She is FIV positive with chronic allergy issues. Twilight did get adopted out once but was returned when the family decided to move and couldn't... more

November 8, 2015
Wish List
Wish List Items There are a few things we could use right now: 1. Small dog collars (please not Dollar Store collars or leashes, they break.)... 2. Scoopable cat litter 3. Sweaters for small dogs 4. Leashes 5. Ferret food 6. Containers with lids (any/all sizes) 7.... more

July 29, 2015
Binky has four fractures in her foot
Binky Has Serious Fractures If you've followed us long enough you may know Binky, an eight-year-old chihuahua mix. We rescued her from Waukegan animal control where she was given up by her owner seven years ago. You don't often see posts anymore about Binky because frankly, I... more

June 27, 2015
Please Be Patient With Us
Please note:  We do not have a shelter.  All of our animals are in foster homes.  To learn more about our adoption process look in that section here on our web site. Also, It's summer time thus our busy season.  As with most small non-profits our staff... more

June 1, 2015
Sweet Senior needs our help
Couldn't Leave Her Behind After visiting the sad chow mix at animal control and knowing that she has been through so much I just couldn't leave her behind. Call me a sucker, call me dumb or call me whatever but I decided to take the gamble... more

April 26, 2015
Urgent Help Needed For Princess
  Thank you everyone for your donations for Princess.  Sadly, she did not make it.  But we did all we could, she did not die alone and she did not suffer long.  Thank you again. Urgent Help Needed For Princess Just a few hours ago I received a... more

April 20, 2015
Used Car Anyone?
If you have been following us, you may remember our car broke down while I was going to pick up a raccoon to deliver to a rehabber. Well, the car needs more work than it's worth. We are currently shopping for a used car to... more

April 18, 2015
Another Message On The Power Of Love
Two days ago, I was carrying two puppies down the deck stairs to the back yard and missed the last step. My foot twisted funny, I heard/felt a crack, and I fell. The puppies landed safely, still in my arms. I let go of my... more


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