Search Chicago Pets for Adoption

  • Use the search box and your zip code to find pets for adoption in the greater Chicagoland area.
  • Search pets for adoption by size, color, gender and age.
  • Read more about each pet's personality traits, and favorite things to do.
This pet-saving service is funded by the passionate pet lovers at

How Helps Homeless Pets In Chicago

By is the world's largest non-profit homeless pet adoption website. We are like an ad agency for animal shelters, helping them get exposure. Millions of people see our database of pets for adoption each month, and we display many tens of thousands of homeless pets to potential adopters. Our website makes it easy for anyone with an internet connection to find descriptions and pictures of pets by location, breed, gender, age, size, and color. Shelters post the pets, and we get them exposure, but we need your help! Please review our pet adoption listings for yourself, or tell a friend about our website if they are in search of a new pet to take home. In the mean time if you would like to learn more about adoption checkout our blog (, or learn what you can do as a volunteer (