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Furry Friends 5K: Celebration Run!

Old School Forest Preserve- Shelter C 28285 N. St. Marys Road, Libertyville

Join Save-A-Pet for our 5th annual Furry Friends 5K and fun walk event! This year the theme is Celebration Run in honor of Save-A-Pet’s 50 years of saving lives! All proceeds benefit Save-A-Pet and its animals. Running isn’t your thing? Then stick around because right after the race finishes, our 6-Legged Walk begins! We invite […]

Hawthorn Woods Fourth of July Parade

Village Hall of Hawthorn Woods 2 Lagoon Drive, Hawthorn Woods, IL

Save-A-Pet will be making an appearance during the Hawthorn Woods Fourth of July Parade. We hope to see you there!

Community Resource Fair

Grayslake Area Public Library 100 Library Lane, Grayslake, IL

Save-A-Pet volunteers will be available at this community event to talk to you about all the great work we do, and about our adoptable animals!


Sports Center Park 2004 Municiapl Way, Round Lake Beach, IL, United States

Pup-A-Palooza is hosted by the Round Lake Area Park Dist. and will be held at the Sports Center Park, located at 2004 Municipal Way in Round Lake Beach from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm. They will be having an agility area, water fun, Pup Bingo and pet blessing. Save-A-Pet will have a table there with adoption information […]

Me-Howl at the Sandbar

Sandbar Bar & Grille 40870 N Douglas Ave., Antioch, IL, United States

Join us for a relaxing afternoon, dogs welcome! You can also be a sponsor for the day! It's as simple as choosing the appropriate donation and letting us know "which one you are" and mention the Me-Howler event! We already have a couple of Me-Howlers so make a difference with a small donation.

Grayslake Summer Days Parade!

Downtown Grayslake

Save-A-Pet will be making an appearance in the Grayslake Summer Days Parade on Saturday August 20.

The Big Back to School Bash

Big Hollow School 26051 W Nippersink Rd, Ingleside, IL, United States

This will be Big Hollow's 5th Annual Back to School Bash and should be the BIGGEST BASH EVER! Each year,  Big Hollow welcomes families and community members to celebrate the start of the school year with BIG FUN! This is a highly anticipated event that draws nearly 1,000 people each year! This FREE FAMILY FUN […]

Mum Sale Pick-Up

Save-A-Pet 31664 N. Fairfield Rd, Grayslake, IL, United States

September 24, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. to noon is the date and time to pick up your mum order at Save-A-Pet, 31664 N. Fairfield Rd, Grayslake, IL 60030. This will be a contact-less pick-up. Volunteers will place the mums inside of the trunk of your car when you arrive. Mums must be pre-ordered and paid […]

Fill the Trailer Event at Jessie Oaks

Jessie Oaks Food & Drink 18490 W. Old Gages Lake Road, Gages Lake, IL, United States

Jessie Oaks will have a trailer onsite to fill with donations and supplies for four local shelters, including Save-A-Pet! Along with taking donations, the event will have a 50/50 Raffle, bake sale for humans and dogs, live music from Brecken Miles, and more. Save-a-Pet will also have table at the event and will be happy […]

Fun Fall Walk

Central Park 250 Library Ln., Grayslake, IL, United States

  Join us at Save-A-Pet's 2022 Fall Fun Walk at the Grayslake Pumpkin Festival! Register today for our 1 mile leisurely walk around Central Park in Grayslake. All proceeds from the walk go towards the dogs and cats at Save-A-Pet. Registration is $15, and kids 12 and under are free. All paying participants will receive […]


Save-A-Pet’s Fall Online Auction

Join us for this fun online auction! All proceeds benefit Save-A-Pet and the dogs and cats we rescue. This is your opportunity to bid on some exciting items from the privacy of your own home - we won't know that you are wearing your PJs! Winning bidders will be notified of what they won at […]

Yappy Howl-O-Ween Dog Adoption & Costume Contest

Old Mill Creek Country Store 19588 IL-173, Antioch, United States

Save-A-Pet volunteers will be at this fun event hosted by Blackwing Quality Meats at Old Mill Creek Country Store in Antioch. Bring your furry friend to compete in their first ever Dog Costume Contest!