Regular Hours

Effective March 1, 2019 

Chicago Animal Care & Control has new intake hours 7 days a week.

Owner Surrendered pets from 12 pm to 7 pm

Stray animals from 8 am to 10 pm

Owners can also make an appointment outside of these hours by emailing: 


Dog - German Shepherd


Viewing of Lost Pets:

Monday - Tuesday -Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - Saturday - Sunday

12:15 pm, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm., 4:15 pm., 5:15 pm., 6:15 pm. 

(No Tour at 3:15)


Viewing of Adoptable Animals:

Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - Saturday - Sunday

12:00 pm (noon) to 7:00 pm.



To view available dogs and cats, or to look for your lost pet, please click on

We are open for the drop off of lost or unwanted animals 7 days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.




*Please Note*

      Applications for adoptions are not given out after 6 pm
      The shelter will remain open for viewing until 7 pm
  • Redemptions and Lost Pet Tours end at 6:15 pm

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