News and Events

Keep up to date on shelter news, upcoming events, and happy tails!

Portillo’s Dine To Donate 10/18

It’s time for Portillo’s again! On Thursday 10/18/18 from 5pm – 8pm, Portillo’s in Crystal Lake, IL will donate 20% off proceeds on all food purchased through take-out, drive-thru, or in-store to Animal House Shelter. Just bring this flyer with you or show it on your...

Planes and Puppies is Back! 10/13/18

Galt Airport in Wonder Lake, IL is having us back again for another Planes and Puppies Event! On October 13, 2018 from 9am- 1pm the EAA Chapter 932 will be hosting a Young Eagles Rally, providing FREE airplane rides to kids age 8 to 17. Participation is on a first...

Chicago Pet Show in Libertyville 10/13-10/14/18

Come out and see us at the Chicago Pet Show on October 13th and 14th, 2018 in Libertyville IL. We will have a booth representing Animal House Shelter and also some adoptable dogs that you can meet! This is always a fun event for the whole family and there is lots to...

The 2019 Calendar Contest Is Open!

This is your chance to make your pet famous! Enter your furry friend in our 2019 calendar contest for a chance to win some great prizes! Entering is easy! Sign-up at https://www.gogophotocontest.com/animalhouseshelter. Upload your photo and add a short story or why...

Annual Putt For Paws Charity Golf Tournament

Join us for Animal House Shelter's Annual Putt for Paws Charity Golf Tournament at Elgin Country Club on Monday, October 1st, 2018. Come for the golf and be sure to stay for our groundbreaking announcement! Highlights of the event include: - Shotgun Start - Scramble...

Muse Art Fun-Raiser Event 9/5/18

Join us for a night at Muse Art in Crystal Lake making masterpieces! Muse Art will provide everything necessary to complete a beautiful piece of art: including 16x16 ( love, meow) or 10 x24 (Gather, Thankful) single wood plank and stencil, all painting supplies, and...

Dog Days at Rosie O’Hares is back!

Rosie O'Hare's (in East Dundee) is hosting another Dog Days event, benefiting Animal House Shelter on Sunday August 26, 2019 from 12-3:30pm. There will be Door Prizes - Raffle Prizes - 50/50 Raffle - Drink Specials Dogs are welcome on the patio, so this is a great...

Kettlebells for Canines

Build some muscle, learn new techniques and have fun at this fun clinic hosted by Huntley Barbell! Classes are donation based and all proceeds will go to Animal House Shelter. Clinic 1: Turkish Get-Up and Kettlebell Swings (Hosted Wednesday August 1 @6:30pm and...

Portillo’s Dine To Donate 7/19

It's time for Portillo's again! On Thursday 7/19/18 from 5pm - 8pm, Portillo's will donate 20% off proceeds on all food purchased through take-out, drive-thru, or in-store to Animal House Shelter. Just bring this flyer with you or show it on your smart phone to ensure...

One Minute, One Vote Could = $30,000

Please take one minute to vote for Animal House Shelter in the Bissell Support The Shelters Sweepstakes. Your one vote could help us win up to $30,000 to help all of the dogs and cats at our shelter! Animal House Shelter takes on many of the animals that other...

Must Meet Mia

Mia is the whole package if you’re looking for a new wonderful dog for your family. We can’t stop gushing about what a great dog she is so we will give you the highlights! Mia is a gorgeous, very laid back 5 year old Bulldog/AmStaff who arrived at Animal House Shelter...

Addie Will Steal Your Heart

Addie is 4 years old and was taken in as a stray by animal control after being hit by a car while wandering the streets. Her leg was shattered in three places. Upon arrival at Animal House Shelter, we immediately took her to a veterinary specialty clinic....

Help Us Win $50,000 For Animal House Shelter!

We're really excited to let you know that we're a part of the Michelson Found Animals Saving Pets Challenge. It's a friendly fundraising campaign where organizations compete for $250,000 in grants toward innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in their...

PAWfest

Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018 Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Location: Animal House Shelter, 13005 Ernesti Road, Huntley, IL 60142 Cost: Entry is free and open to the public. Contact: Info@animalhouseshelter.com, or Contact Us here.   About PAWfest This summer, Animal House...

Dash for the Dogs

Fun for the whole family! Join Us Sunday, May 20th for the 8th Annual Dash for the Dogs!

Dog Treat vs Poison

Pet-Medic came out with an excellent infographic detailing the differences between the good and bad foods a dogs should eat. The infographic above and the full contents of their article can be found on the Vet-Medic website as well. Thanks for such an informative...

Cat Treat vs Poison

Pet-Medic came out with an excellent infographic detailing the differences between the good and bad foods a cat should eat. The infographic above and the full contents of their article can be found on the Vet-Medic website as well. Thanks for such an informative piece...