There are often purebred Labrador Retrievers in local shelters which MLRR
is unable to rescue due to the lack of available foster homes. If you
would like to adopt a Lab, or any other breed, we encourage you to visit
your local shelter or animal control to see the many dogs they have
Below is a partial listing of some local shelters and animal controls:
Animals Deserving of Proper Treatment
420 Industrial Drive
Naperville, Illinois 60563
Dogs are shown at the shelter Sat & Sun 12-3pm, Tuesday 6-8pm.
Animal House Shelter
206 Otis Road
Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Hours: Seven days a week 10:00am-6:30pm
C.A.R.E - Evanston Animal Shelter
2310 Oakton Street, Evanston, IL.
Adoption hours are 6-8 p.m., Monday through
Thursday and 12-3:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday (closed Fridays). You may also
leave a message on the C.A.R.E. hotline, (847) 705-2653.
Hinsdale Humane Society
22 North Elm Street
Hinsdale, Illinois 60521
(Monday: Closed) Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.,
Wednesday through Friday noon to 6 p.m.,
and Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Livingston County Humane Society
21179 N 1358 East Rd.
Pontiac, Illinois 61764
Monday and Tuesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.,
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.,
Thursday 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.,
Friday 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.,
Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.