Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E.™) is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization with a mission to serve the communities of Chicago's North Shore by fostering and supporting healthy, positive relationships between people and companion animals. C.A.R.E. rehomes companion pets into safe, healthy, lifelong homes; serves as an educational and counseling resource; and works to reduce pet overpopulation. Read more about C.A.R.E. here.

from hope to home capital campaign and C.A.R.E.'s NEW SHELTER BUILDING

C.A.R.E.'s new building at 4927 Main Street, Skokie, Ill., will enable the organization to expand its efforts to rescue and re-home dogs and cats when the facility opens in Spring 2018.

Be part of this exciting opportunity to leave your mark on the North Shore’s newest animal shelter and adoption center.

C.A.R.E. News
Winter Pet Safety Tips

Winter can be hard on pets as well as people. Owners sometimes forget that their pets are just as used to indoor warmth as they are. Some owners leave pets outside for extended periods, thinking that all animals are adapted to live outdoors—but instead put their pets at risk from illness, frostbite, hypothermia or worse.

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2017 C.A.R.E. Faire Santa Photos are online!

Check out the wonderful Santa Photos from the 2017 C.A.R.E. Faire. Have you ever seen so many happy dogs (and cats and families)?

2017 C.A.R.E. Faire Photos