Events

Meet our fabulous adoptable dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens in person at any of the below adoption events in the greater Chicago and DuPage County area. You can get a jump start on your dog or cat adoption by completing our online adoption application before the event. 

If you are pre-approved to adopt a pet, adoptions can take place at these events or at the Wheaton or Darien PetSmart Adoption Centers at a mutually-agreed upon time.

Dec
14
Adoption Event - Cats & Dogs
Saturday 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
63 Rice Lake Square
Wheaton, IL 60187
Dec
17
Climbing Fundraiser at Vertical Endeavors
Tuesday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
246 Windy Point Drive
Glendale Heights, IL 60139

Jump in and join us for a "pup" up bouldering competition at Vertical Endeavors Indoor Rock Climbing. Complete to see who can scale the boulder course with the most points. Your $10 entry fee (gear rental not included) enters you in the competition for prizes and ultimate bragging rights. All proceeds go to A.R.F.-Animal Rescue Foundation. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Vertical Endeavors is at 246 Windy Point Dr, Glendale Heights, IL 60139