Upcoming Events

Aug 17, 2017 (Thursday)
Libertyville Farmer's Market Meet and Greet

Aug 19, 2017 (Saturday)
Meet and Greet at Mischief's Brewing

Aug 20, 2017 (Sunday)
"Weekly Inspirational Message" Live On Facebook

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Adoptable Pet


Peanut came to us with Chippy when his mom moved a long distance and couldn`t take them with. He likes to play with his toys and sounds so pleasant when he sings.

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From the Blog

Scooby and Clyde Fast Friends

It remains a mystery as to why eight-month-old Scooby hasn’t been adopted.  An energetic, Chihuahua mix, he has stolen the hearts of all AEAR volunteers.  Collectively volunteers scratch their heads as to why he has not been adopted. Scooby hangs out with the...

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August 11, 2017
Thank You For Considering Fostering?
If you are interested in fostering an animal for AEAR please complete the Fostering Questionnaire form below   Your questionnaire will then be reviewed by an AEAR staff member who will determine your suitability for fostering and for which type of animals.  You will then... more

August 2, 2017
Now Taking Orders for Handmade Soap
Taking Orders For Soap! We are now selling soaps to raise money initially for Chuck to adopt his foster Velcro dog, Nicky (read the whole story below) but also as a general fund raiser for AEAR.  100% of the proceeds go to AEAR. The cost of... more

July 25, 2017
Coco Needs Dental Work
Coco needs some dental work, her teeth are in very bad shape.  We would appreciatae any donations.  Thanks! more

July 14, 2017
Help Save Tucker the Kitten
Six-Week-Old Kitten Has Broken Legs We Need Your Help Today we took an urgent call from a woman that rescued a six-week-old kitten from the middle of a road that was flooded. She thought the kitten had been hit by a car. The kitten is at the vet... more

June 2, 2017
Willow in Need of Medical Assistance
Willow Update:   Willow had over a dozen seizures in less than 10 hours yesterday which is extremely life threatening. Received a call from Dr. M. at Wonder Lake veterinary clinic. Willow made it last night and he said they are controlling the seizures. They will monitor... more

March 24, 2017
Mouse's - Emergency Care
Mouse is at animal emergency in Grayslake. I brought her there because she was having a hard time breathing. It happened suddenly. She is staying there now. They have her in oxygen and gave her a shot to help her breathing. The doctor doesn't know what... more

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