News and Events

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

May 2019 Chicago Pet Show

Animal House Shelter will be at the Chicago Pet Show at Oak Lawn Pavilion on Saturday May 4 and Sunday May 5. Come out and say hi to us and a few of our adoptable dogs and see everything else the show has to offer. The address for the event is: 9401 Oak Park Ave, Oak...

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Paint n Sip at Bottle And Bottega

Join us for our Paint n Sip fundraiser at Bottle and Bottega in Arlington Heights. Bring your own wine and snacks, and enjoy the night painting your own 16×20 canvas. Tickets are $50 each and includes all paint supplies, an apron and a 16×20 take home canvas. Date:...

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Tails and Ales… And Wine Too

Back by popular demand, join us for a fabulous night at Church Street Brewing Company. Craft beer and wine will be plentiful, as well as entertainment, raffles and more. Buy tickets in advance for the best price!   Registration: begins November 21th, 2018 Date:...

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2019 Yankee Candle Fundraiser

Our Yankee Candle fundraiser for 2019 has begun! From now – 07/10/19, all purchases you make online on our Yankee Candle fundraising website will donate 40% off the purchase to Animal House Shelter. It's the perfect combination of being able to purchase a gift (or...

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NEW! In-Shelter Volunteer Scheduling

We are excited to announce that we have implemented a new sign-up website for volunteering in the shelter. Why is this important? This allows volunteers to sign-up for the time of day that they are available to come into the shelter to volunteer. For example, say you...

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Pins for Paws Bowling Fundraiser

Join Animal House Shelter at Glo-Bowl Fun Center in Marengo for a fun day of bowling, food and lots of ice cream! Tickets include 2 hours of unlimited bowling, shoe rental, pizza and soda, and an ice cream buffet! Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for children....

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Pet Pictures With Santa

Bring your pets to take their pictures with Santa this year. Bring your dog, cat, or the entire family for photos!   Kountry Kennels Pet Resort 12N911 Hwy 20, Hampshire, IL 60140 Sunday December 16th, 2018 10am – 2pm First picture is a $10 donation and each additional...

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Hungry for Panera?

We have 3 dates and 3 different locations for you to dine at Panera while helping out Animal House Shelter at the same time! It's super easy! Just visit the Panera location, on the corresponding date they are doing a fundraiser for AHS and either show a printed copy...

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Paws for the Holidays 12/15

Come on out to Ice House Mall on December 15th for the Paws for the Holiday's adoption event! We will have a few of our adoptable animals ready to meet their furever family. If you cannot adopt, Ice House Mall will also be collecting monetary and material donations...

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2018 Holiday Bake Sale Has Begun!

We love the holidays because that means it’s time for our annual bake sale!   We are looking for people who love to bake to make donations of any baked goods (whether it be for humans or for animals). All proceeds will support Animal House Shelter!   You can drop off...

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Portillo’s Dine To Donate 12/13/18

It’s time for Portillo’s again! On Thursday 12/13/18 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...

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Volunteer Opportunity Meeting 11/17/18

Are you looking a way to get more involved in giving back this coming year? Do you want an opportunity to help save animal’s lives? Do you want to be a part of a committee for change? Then come out to Animal House Shelter’s volunteer meeting! We will be unveiling the...

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Chicago Pet Show in St. Charles 11/10-11/11/18

Come out and see us at the Chicago Pet Show on November 10th and 11th, 2018 in St. Charles IL. We will have an Animal House Shelter booth at the show and also some adoptable dogs that you can meet! Plus you can enter to win a fun raffle prize from us when you stop by...

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