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Kimmie

Kimmie Needs a Home

Kimmie, a sweet and friendly two-year-old kitty was rescued as a pregnant stray. She tested positive for FIV, the disease equivalent to human HIV. Now, that doesn't mean she's contagious... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

Purchase Book, Animal Warrior

Purchase The Animal Warrior for yourself or someone you love.  It will inspire and enlighten you.  Written by AEAR’s founder, Sandy Kamen Wisniewski, it tells the true story of her... [more] View All Journal Entries

Taking a Nap?

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Latest Blog Entries

Oct 06, 2017
Toby Needs Dental Work
Oct 03, 2017
Help Needed for Mona
Sep 22, 2017
Emergency Help Needed for Puppies
Sep 18, 2017
Tough Day for Herbie
Aug 18, 2017
Abandoned Dogs Need Your Help!
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Dove

Dove Needs a Home

  This is one of the 5-week-old kittens we recently took in. They are cute and sweet and will be available at 8 weeks for adoption. We are currently taking applications.   Any... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

Update on Echo

By Sandy Kamen Wisniewski & Beth Penna Echo has had an eventful month we’d like to share with you. Many of you reading this know Echo’s sad story. Echo... [more] View All Journal Entries

Mona Takes in the Crowd

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Emmie

Emmie Needs a Home

2012-06-26 ... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

Nellie and Her "Sister" Julia

Nellie, a basenji mix, gets a hug from her foster sister and youth club member, Julia. during an adoption event. Nellie is available for adoption and obviously good with... [more] View All Journal Entries

Keeping Puppy Warm

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Hamster 6

Hamster 6 Needs a Home

  This Siberian hamster is very sweet and friendly. He is a baby hamster and has been socialized. ... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

Angel the poodle

Safe but a matted mess. Ten year old poodle. Owner was going to put her to sleep because she "couldn't take care of her anymore." Poor thing. She had her... [more] View All Journal Entries

Chance's bad eye

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Animal Rescue Directory

Below is a listing of other animal rescue groups in the area. We try to keep this as updated as possible, but if you notice an error or know of a group to add, please contact us.

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Number of Rescues: 109
Name Location Phone
A Caring Place Humane Society * Darien, IL (630) 375-7976
ADOPT * Naperville, IL (630) 355-2299
Adopt-A-Pet * Mt. Prospect, IL (847) 870-8999
Anderson Animal Shelter South Elgin, IL (847) 697-2880
Animal Aid Humane Society * Moline, IL (309) 797-6550
Animal Care League * Oak Park, IL (708) 848-8155
Animal Education and Rescue * Libertyville, IL (847) 816-0831
Animal Heartline Humane Assoc. * Naperville, IL (630) 341-3411
Animal House Shelter * Barrington Hills, IL (847) 977-2066
Animal Outreach * McHenry, IL (815) 385-0005
Animal Protective League Springfield, IL (217) 544-7387
Animal Rescue Foundation - Illinois * Wheaton, IL (630) 200-3828
Animal Welfare League Chicago Ridge, IL (708) 636-8586
Animals for Awareness * Palos Park, IL (708) 361-9330
Anti-Cruelty Society (SPCA of Illinois) Chicago, IL (312) 644-8338
Assisi Animal Foundation * Crystal Lake, IL (815) 455-9411
Association for the Protection of Animals * Granite City, IL (618) 931-7030
Aurora Animal Control Aurora, IL (630) 897-5695
Bay Area Humane Soceity Green Bay, WI (414) 469-3110
Bolingbrook Animal Care & Control Bolingbrook, IL (630) 226-8688
Bunnies United Network * Naperville, IL
C.A.R.E. * Evanston, IL (847) 705-2653
Cat Guardians * Lombard, IL (630) 543-3395
Cat Nap from the Heart * LaGrange, IL (708) 352-3914
Cats-Are-Purrsons-Too * Chicago, IL (773) 728-6336
Champaign County Humane Society Urbana, IL (217) 344-7297
Chicago Canine Rescue * Chicago, IL (312) 458-9294
City of Chicago Animal Care and Control Chicago, IL (312) 747-1406
Columbia County Humane Society Portage, WI (608) 742-3666
Dane County Humane Society Madison, WI (608) 838-0413
DeKalb County Animal Shelter * Genoa, IL (815) 784-5924
Dupage County Animal Care and Control Wheaton, IL (630) 407-2800
Eastshore Humane Association Chilton, WI (414) 849-2390
Elmbrook Humane Society * Brookfield, WI (414) 782-9261
Felines Inc. * Chicago, IL (773) 465-4132
Fellow Mortals Wildlife Rehab Lake Geneva, WI (414) 248-5055
Fond du Lac Humane Society Fond Du Lac, WI (414) 922-8873
Foster Pet Outreach * Peoria, IL (309) 682-1122
Fox Valley Animal Welfare League Aurora, IL (630) 892-9445
Fox Valley Humane Association Appleton, WI (414) 733-1717
Fried's Cat Shelter * Michigan City, IN (219) 874-6932
Friends of Strays * Princeton, IL (815) 643-2237
Fur Angels Animal Sanctuary * Aurora, IL (630) 518-2542
Granny Rose Animal Shelter * Dixon, IL (815) 288-7387
Green County Humane Society Monroe, WI (608) 325-9600
Grundy County Animal Control Morris, IL (815) 942-9214
H.E.L.P St. Charles, IL (630) 879-8500
Happy Endings * Milwaukee, WI (414) 744-3287
Harmony House for Cats * Chicago, IL (773) 463-6667
Heartland Animal Shelter * Northbrook, IL (773) 463-6667
Helping Paws * Woodstock, IL (815) 338-4400
Hinsdale Humane Society * Hinsdale, IL (630) 323-5630
Homes for Endangered & Lost St. Charles, IL (630) 879-8500
Hope Safehouse Racine, WI (262) 634-4571
House Rabbit Society of Chicago * Winfield, IL (630) 842-5033
Humane Animal Welfare Society Waukesha, WI (262) 542-8851
Humane Haven Animal Shelter Bolingbrook, IL (630) 378-4208
Humane Society of Central Illinois Bloomington, IL (309) 451-1000
Humane Society of Jefferson County Jefferson, WI (920) 674-2048
Illinois Humane Springfield, IL (217) 698-3804
Iowa County Humane Society Dodgeville, WI (608) 935-1381
Kendall County Animal Control Yorkville, IL (630) 553-9256
Kenosha County Humane Society Kenosha, WI (414) 694-4047
Lake County Animal Control Mundelein, IL (847) 949-9925
Lake Shore Animal Shelter * Chicago, IL (312) 409-1162
Lake Shore Animal Shelter Park Ridge, IL (312) 409-1162
Lakeland Animal Shelter Elkhorn, WI (262) 723-3899
Lakeshore Humane Society Manitowoc, WI (414) 684-5401
Lulu's Locker Rescue * Frankfort, IL (708) 325-8581
McHenry County Animal Control Woodstock, IL (815) 459-6222
Naperville Humane Society * Naperville, IL (630) 420-8989
Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary * Rockford, IL (815) 962-2767
Orphans of the Storm Deerfield, IL (847) 945-0235
Oshkosh Area Humane Society Oshkosh, WI (920) 424-2128
Our House of Hope Gurnee, IL (773) 552-4673
Ozaukee Humane Society Grafton, WI (262) 377-7580
P.A.C.T. Humane Society * Downer's Grove, IL (630) 375-7017
P.A.W.S (Peoples Animal Welfare Society) Tinley Park, IL (815) 464-7298
Pet Project, Inc. * Grand Ridge, IL (815) 249-5221
Pets in Need * Ringwood, IL (815) 728-1462
Pitter Patter Animal Rescue Inc. * Silver Lake, WI (262) 326-4646
Puppyland Humane Society * West Bend, WI (414) 338-3369
Quad City Animal Welfare Center * Milan, IL (309) 787-6830
Recycling Animals in Need * Hinckley, IL (815) 286-3042
Red Door Animal Shelter * Chicago, IL (773) 754-2242
Rock County Humane Society Janesville, WI (608) 752-5622
Save-A-Pet * Grayslake, IL (847) 740-7788
Second Chance Pet Adoption * Elk Grove Village, IL (630) 415-2978
Shady Acres Animal Shelter Neenah, WI (414) 725-0002
Sheboygan County Humane Society Shawano, WI (920) 458-2012
Soulmate Rabbit Rescue * Waukesha, WI
South Suburban Humane Society Chicago Heights, IL (708) 755-7387
St. Francis Society * Kenosha, WI (414) 242-2639
Strays Halfway House * Schaumburg, IL (630) 351-3150
Suak County Animal Shelter Baraboo, WI (608) 356-0331
Tails Humane Society DeKalb, IL (815) 758-2457
Tails of Hope * Gurnee, IL (847) 549-1711
Tender Loving Care Animal Shelter Lockport, IL (708) 301-1594
The Ark (Animal Recycling Kennel) * Lacon, IL (309) 246-4275
The Buddy Foundation * Arlington Heights, IL (847) 813-7206
Tree House Humane Society * Chicago, IL (773) 784-5488
Tri County Animal Shelter Green Lake, WI (414) 294-3042
Washington County Humane Society Slinger, WI (414) 677-4388
Watertown Humane Society Watertown, WI (414) 261-1270
West Suburban Humane Society * Downers Grove, IL (630) 960-9600
Will County Humane Society * Shorewood, IL (815) 741-0695
Winnebago County Animal Services Rockford, IL (815) 877-3073
Wisconsin Humane Society Milwaukee, WI (414) 264-6257
Wonder Bunny Rabbit Rescue * Palatine, IL (708) 280-4301

* = Rescue is listed as Limited Intake/No-Kill. Be sure and contact rescue for specifics on their policies (we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on this page).


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