Recent News & Events

Low Income Spay/Neuter Day - April 22nd

Tuesday, April 22nd is when those who qualify* for low income assistance can schedule an appointment to have their dog or cat spayed or neutered. ... Read More

Walk-a-Thon - Sunday, May 4th

Come join our annual Walk-A-Thon "Makin' Strides For Strays" on Sunday May 4th, a 5K walk to benefit area homeless animals. ... Read More

Anniversary Golf Outing

Join us for our first annual Golf Outing celebrating 25 years of saving lives. ... Read More

Naperville Marathon

Running the Naperville Marathon? Register A.D.O.P.T. as your charity partner! ... Read More

Other Adoption / Viewing Locations

Check our Event Calendar to find a date and place that's right for you. Then, meet and greet at one of these convenient retail locations. ... Read More

Come Paw-Ty With The Animals!

Your child will have an unforgettable birthday experience celebrating their special day with the animals of A.D.O.P.T. ... Read More

DuPage County Pugs - Every 3rd Saturday

DuPage County Pugs group meets at the A.D.O.P.T. Shelter ... Read More

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News & Events

A.D.O.P.T. is always planning exciting events to help raise money and awareness for the animals in our care. Check back often to see what's new on the calendar!


Low Income Spay/Neuter Day - April 22nd

Monday, April 21st is when those who qualify* for low income assistance can schedule an appointment to have their dog or cat spayed or neutered.

*To qualify, recipients must be on Public Assistance, State Aide, Link Card, Disability, Social Security or Unemployment.

For more details or to book an appointment, please contact the Clinic at 630-355-2299 x223.


Walk-a-Thon - Sunday, May 4th

When: Sunday, May 4th
Time:   Registration 7:30 am, Walk begins at 8:30 am
Where: Fifth Avenue Station
             200 E. 5th Ave., Naperville, IL

The "Makin' Strides For Strays" Walk-a-Thon begins in



For sponsorship opportunities, please contact or 847-458-6366.

For details on the Walk-A-Thon, see our Walk-A-Thon page.

Firstgiving runs a website where you can raise money online by setting up an online fundraising page using a simple template and sending it to family and friends with a personal message asking for support for the Walkathon. This online program makes it easy to raise funds, win prizes, and become a top-pledge-getter.  The Firstgiving page is here:   For information on how to set up your fundraising page visit our FirstGiving Instruction Page.


Anniversary Golf Outing

Fairways & Strays

“Saving Lives One Drive at a Time”

We are excited to welcome our friends, families and supporters out to the beautiful Tamarack Golf Course in Naperville for a day of celebration, laughter, food and drink and maybe even a few great golf shots.

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Tamarack Golf Club

24032 Royal Worlington Drive

Naperville, IL 60564

Driving Directions 

Registration          12:00pm-1:15pm

Shotgun Start       1:30pm

Dinner & Awards  6:30pm


$145 for Golf/Dinner $65 for Dinner only:


Register Here:



Chris Stirn 620.355.2299 x235


Naperville Marathon

Thank you for choosing A.D.O.P.T. as your Naperville Marathon Charity Partner.

1. Make a donation of $250 or more to A.D.O.P.T. through PayPal:

Click the button to donate using your credit card, debit card or Paypal account.

Note: On the PayPal review donation page, please select "Add special instructions to the seller" and include the words: "Naperville Marathon". 

OR by mailing a check to:

    Attn:  Naperville Marathon Partner
    A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter
    420 Industrial Drive
    Naperville, IL  60563

2.  We will e-mail your race entry discount code after receipt of donation. This code can be used for 50% off entry to any Naperville Marathon race, and includes race amenities unique to charity runners.  This code is valid for 7 days or through 10 PM CDT 09/15/2014ONLY.  30 spaces are available--Act now!!!   Discount registrations will be processed on a first-come first-served basis.  For more information, contact  

3. Register for the Naperville Marathon Races  by visiting their website.

Other Adoption / Viewing Locations

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Following is a list of adoption events in and around the western suburbs where you can go to adopt your next companion animal — that is, your new best friend!  These locations are offered in addition to our shelter address.

Petsmart ADOPT event


976 N. Rt 59

3rd Sunday of month
11 a.m. - 2 pm

Naperville North

Naperville South

720 E. Ogden Ave

2747 Forgue Dr

2nd Saturday of month (12-3pm)

4th Saturday of month (12-3pm)

 To help your adoption go more quickly, please complete an application in advance.

Other Viewing Locations

Meet & greet events are scheduled at the following locations:

2523 W. 75th Street Sunday, March 9th
12 noon - 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 13th
12 noon - 3:00 p.m.

Come Paw-Ty With The Animals!

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Click on the links below to get a printable invitation, wish list insert and thank you note to send to your friends!

For additional information or to set up a party, please contact our party planner at

Download a flyer to print and share with family and friends!


DuPage County Pugs - Every 3rd Saturday

Every 3rd Saturday of the month, DuPage County Pugs group meets at the A.D.O.P.T. Shelter.  For more information see:


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