Building a compassionate community
through the care of companion animals


Find your next best friend, 
adopt a shelter pet today!


Beat the heat,
Make your pet’s appointment today!

Dog Training

Positive reinforcement training for pets!
A well trained dog is a happy dog.
Adoptable Dogs

Adoptable Cats

Virtual Canine Massage Class – Saturday, January 23

Join us via Zoom from 9-10 am on January 23 to learn massage tecniques that coule benefit your dog! Instructor Kristina Dodge is a NBCAAM Board Certified Canine Massage Therapist with 10 years of experience. Registration fee is $30. %50 of proceeds benefit the animals at Tails. Register by January 21, 2021.

Learn more and register here.


Noodles Dine-Out Fundraiser – February 10

Grab dinner from Noodles & Co. in DeKalb on Wednesday, February 10, between 4-8 pm! 25% of sales will be donated to Tails to help care for homeless pets. Just mention the fundraiser when ordering in-person, or use the promo code GIVING25 when you order online. 

Click here for more details. 


Many Ways to Help

We need you and so do the animals! At Tails, we offer a variety of exciting opportunities designed to provide the best quality of life for homeless animals in our care. There are opportunities to work directly with our animals or you can support us behind the scenes. There is something for everyone age 5 years and up!

Get Involved

Happy Tails

Thank you for adopting and giving these pets a wonderful home! We love to see and hear how our alums are doing, please send pictures and updates to

See what we do!

Tails is 100 % donor and service funded. We rely on support from our community to accomplish this life saving work.