Our Mission is to be a recognized leader that promotes programs and services that embrace education, self-sufficiency, hope, and pride to the people we serve in the Central Illinois Region.
Prevent cruelty to animals.
Provide quality homes for animals through our adoption program.
Promote respect and compassion for all creatures through humane education.
Provide shelter and care for homeless and unwanted animals.
Reduce pet overpopulation through our low cost spay/neuter clinic.
Provide veterinary care for low-income pet owners.
Relieve the suffering of all animals.
Animal Care League is a 501(c)3 non-profit animal shelter and spay/neuter clinic located in Oak Park, IL. Animal Care League serves as the stray holding facility for the villages of Oak Park, Forest Park, River Forest, North Riverside and Northlake and has been rooted in the community since 1973. Animal Care League has many wonderful cats, dogs, rabbits, and guinea pigs available for adoption, and also offers low-cost spay/neuter, vaccine, and microchipping services to the public.