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.

25% of dogs received by DCACC are pure-bred dogs.

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Fall Festival Pet Expo & Adopt-a-Thon

Saturday, September 19th
11:00am – 3:00pm
DuPage County Animal Care & Control
120 N. County Farm Road Wheaton, IL 60189

Join us for the Annual DuPage County’s Pet Expo and Adopt-a-Thon. With dozens of dog, cat & small animal rescues, shelters and pet suppliers slated to participate, there’s something for everyone!We’ve made it our goal (together with […]

Visit Available Animals for all currently available animals!