Our Mission: Friends of DuPage County Animal Care and Control is a not-for-profit organization that provides unwanted and abandoned animals in DuPage County with a second chance at life by raising funds to ensure compassionate care and 'open admission' efforts that aim to never turn away an animal in need.

Do you know?

How many people help care for DCACC's animals?

Did you know?

DCACC’s animals are cared for by 20 expert staff members and over 200 dedicated volunteers!

Reese1FB_100x100DCACC is the only Open Admission shelter in DuPage County.  No animal is turned away.

The number of animals taken in by DCACC last year.

30% of dogs received by DCACC are pure-bred dogs.

New Rescue T-Shirt Designs!

If you missed out on the opportunity to purchase one the latest rescue designs at the Fall Festival Pet Expo, you’re in luck! Click the image for details and ordering information.

Paint Your Pet Party

Wine & Paint Party
To Benefit DCACC’s Homeless Pets

Sunday, June 7th
12:00pm – 3:00pm
Bottle & Bottega ~ Glen Ellyn

Register Online at:
Click the ‘Events’ page.

Scooter’s Squad Pasta for Pups Dinner

Pasta For Pups Dinner
Hosted By:  Scooter’s Squad

What:       Scooter’s Squad Pasta for Pups Dinner
Date:        June 2nd
Time:        6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where:     Villaggio’s Ristorante, Roselle
Cost:         $15 per person
Register at:     www.ScootersSquad.com

Like to run? Join is for the Scooter’s Squad Pup’s Poker Run at Mallard Lake Forest Preserve in Hanover […]

Scooter’s Squad Pup’s Poker Run

Pup’s Poker Run
Hosted by: Scooter’s Squad

What:       Scooter’s Squad Pup’s Poker Run
Date:        June 2nd
Time:        6:00pm – 7:00pm
Where:     Mallard Lake Forest Preserve, Hanover Park
Entry Fee: $10 cash donation
RSVP:        None required. Just show up ready to run!

For a $10.00 donation, runners will participate at their own pace […]

Visit Available Animals for all currently available animals!