Articles: Anti Cruelty Society

June 9 2020

Chicago Communities in Need Receive Help for Pets

The Anti-Cruelty Society will deliver dry cat and dog food to 9th Ward Alderman Anthony Beale’s Community Service Office to serve the Roseland and Pullman neighborhoods, as well as to Breakthrough Urban Ministries in East Garfield Park. The food delivery complements The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Friends Who Care Program that provides pet food for people in…

May 13 2019

Anti Cruelty Society Bark in the Park on WGN Radio

I begin with WGN Radio Steve Dale’s Pet World by announcing HERE that the bill I proposed to mandate fire safety and protection in Illinois kennels and boarding facilities appears to be on its way to becoming law. In politics, “It ain’t over, till it’s over,” but – for now – it looks good that…

March 18 2019

WGN Radio Dog Adoption Segment from Anti Cruelty Society

Three words to describe Estela are: affectionate, gentle, and sweet, and dog adoption. And she can be yours, from the Anti Cruelty Society. In our WGN Radio dog adoption segment tomorrow (Tuesday), 9:10 AM with Steve Cochran (on WGN Radio and CLTV). Tracy Elliot, new Anti Cruelty President will make his Chicago WGN Radio debut with…

May 15 2018

Not So Mad Max, Helping to Find this Dog a Home on WGN

He may bark with a Southern accent, as Max is from an animal shelter in Alabama and we hope to find a home for him Wednesday morning, 9:05AM CDT on WGN radio with Steve Cochran in our monthly dog adoption segment. So, why is he here? Well, Anti Cruelty Society saved his life. But who…

November 9 2017

Pet Adoption Fees Waived for Veterans

The Anti-Cruelty Society offers U.S. veterans an opportunity to adopt an animal at no cost to them, as long as funding from the Leon Burnett’s 82nd Anniversary Celebration continues. Through the Society’s Pets for Vets fund, the fees are waived for an adoption of an animal five months or older when adopting at the Anti…

September 25 2017

Adopt Coco from Anti Cruelty and Houston, on WGN Radio

Last week Chop was available for adoption via the Anti Cruelty Society, and the plan was for us to go WGN Radio to find a home for him, as we’ve previously adopted maybe 15 or 16 consecutive dogs without fail with the Steve Cochran Show. However, we didn’t get the chance, as President Trump decided to…

September 18 2017

Adopt this "Gentle-as-a-Lamb" Dog on WGN Radio

He’s gentle as a lamb, so perhaps it’s appropriate that his name is Chop. This pup, from the Anti Cruelty Society, is available for adoption tomorrow (September 19) on the Steve Cochran Show at 9:05 a.m. CDT on WGN Radio in our monthly dog adoption segment. Listen at 720AM or HERE. Chop is about 2 years…

May 16 2017

Bark in the Park for Anti Cruelty Society

Bark in the Park to benefit the Anti Cruelty Society of Chicago is May 21, with the 5K walk kicking off at 10 am  (and goes until 2 p.m.) at Soldier Field on the Green (a grassy area adjacent to Soldier Field). If it wasn’t for other open admission shelters, like Anti Cruelty and Animal…

April 15 2017

Free Willy: He Needs A Home on WGN Radio

I am pretty sure our dog adoption number is at 15, meaning 15 successful consecutive dog adoptions on WGN Radio with Steve Cochran. Listen Monday, April 17, at 9:05 a.m. CDT on 720AM or here as we hopefully adopt number 16. Monday will be a challenge, so we need help to spread the word. Older dogs are…

December 4 2016

How You Can Help Chicago Animal Care and Control

Ir’s a  political mess, what’s going on at Chicago Animal Care and Control, it’s unfortunate. And animals don’t benefit by people and organizations bickering.  Want to know the real story, and my personal views – check out my blog post on the proposed No Kill ordinance. For sure, we know, without collaboration little will get…

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