Adopters Are Our Family

Every shelter, rescue, and foster family knows this to be true: Adopters make the world go round!  We’re always thinking it, but in our busy shelter schedules, it can be hard to find ways to let adopters know how much they mean to our organization and to all of...

Internships: A Recipe in 10 Steps

Throughout the year Animal Farm Foundation hosts a series of free, week-long internships. We just wrapped up the first of our two fall internships and are busy preparing for the arrival of next week’s interns. So, this seemed like the perfect time to reveal our recipe...

Five Ways Play Groups are Saving Lives in Chicago

In 2011 Safe Humane Chicago (SHC), with the help of grant support from Animal Farm Foundation, assisted in the building of play yards at Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC).  We had the pleasure of attending the opening of the play yards last December, joined by...