Animal Care & Control

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Department Facts

About Us:

City Services

Dog Registration

Low Cost Vaccine Dates

Wish List 



Realtors to the Rescue Adoption Event

Realtors to the Rescue

Adoption Event

April 23rd 

12pm to 3pm

Microchip Chicago

Lost Dog of IL/CPD 16th Dist Microchip Event

 Successful Microchip/ID Tag Clinic - Lost Dogs Illinois/CPD 16th District on April 9th

Free Health Fair - Englwood Area

Successful Free Health Fair Englewood Area on April 2nd



Animal Care and Control

Featured Services and Programs

All CACC operations are based out of our shelter located at:

2741 S. Western Ave

Chicago, IL  60608

The facility includes:

  • A 54,000 square foot building which houses over 500 animals in separate kennels with a fully equipped medical division to care for the animals
  • A command center for Animal Control Officers with a fleet of 18 trucks
  • Animal intake from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m., 365 days a year, (After hours, please call 311)
  • The Animobile van for off-site adoptions and vaccine clinics
  • Offices for the Executive Director and management staff.

Alerts (Animal Care and Control)

Severe Alert Jan 1, 2016 Canine Influenza Information

What We Do

Supporting Information

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City Data

Rules and Regulations

To view lost animals or animals available for adoption, please visit