Spring means BABIES!

Every spring, Anderson cares for hundreds of kittens, puppies and orphaned wild babies.  Click to find out what you can do to help us help them.  




We connect people with animals in mutually beneficial ways, inspiring kindness, compassion and respect throughout our community.

Creating Connections  

Be a part of the connection.  Find out how creating and cultivating positive connections between people and animals changes lives for the better. 


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Protecting Animals  

Find out how you can help us save the lives of homeless pets and injured and orphaned wild animals.  


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Fostering Respect


We believe that through education and awareness, comes compassion, kindness and respect.  Learn how you can help create a better community.

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What's happening at Anderson

Shelter Holidays

New Year's Day  ·  Memorial Day  ·  Fourth of July  ·  Labor Day  ·  Thanksgiving Day  ·  Christmas Day

We will close at 3pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.


Adoption Center

180 N Randall Road

North Aurora, IL 60542

Next to Pet Supplies Plus

(847) 697-2880 ext 80


Adoption Center Hours

By appointment only.


Main Shelter

1000 S La Fox Street

South Elgin, IL 60177

(847) 697-2880

(847) 697-8229 fax


Adoption Center Hours

By appointment only.


Adoption Center

412 W Army Trail Road
Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Inside Petco

(847) 697-2880 ext 90


Adoption Center Hours

By appointment only.

New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Anderson Animal Shelter is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit recognized by the IRS.

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