People who say money doesn't buy you happiness have never paid an adoption fee!

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Can't ​​​​​adopt right now but still want to help? 

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Our shelter and our pets need your help!
While we maintain the utmost care for our homeless cats and dogs, our shelter needs crucial enhancements for a better quality of life for these innocent souls. Our current shelter is small, and therefor crowded and very much in need of additional space for the animals in our care.​​
Can’t adopt a pet right now, but still want to help? You can! Simply donate toward the care of that pet and tell us which pet you want to sponsor. You can make a one-time or a monthly donation for as little as $5. Every bit counts! Click here to learn more.

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Cecil, the cat who was severely injured by a predator. Read full story HERE.

Learn about Healthy choices for your pets

The brand you feed is the most important decision you can make as a pet parent. Because your pets eat the same food every day, it’s the primary source of nutrition. According to most recent ​​​​​​​ research, Life's Abundance has never been recalled. Click on the pictures below to learn more about this brand, their food ingredients, and other things they offer.

Shop now and support HART homeless cats & dogs! ALL proceeds go to the welfare of our pets!

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Stop by Petsmart in Champaign, Illinois and take a look at H.A.R.T.'s Cats & Dogs up for adoption!

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Updates on adopted pets here!


H.A.R.T. is proudly the new owner of our shelter building located at 901 West Main Street in Hoopeston. Our Team wants to send out a huge thank you to the individuals who have helped make our dream possible  ❣️ 🐈 🐕 ❣️ H.A.R.T. is a no kill, open intake area animal control and rescue with a registered 501 c 3 status. We have cared for thousands of rejected, sick, injured homeless pets since 2013 and we couldn't have done that alone  ❣️ 🐈 🐕 ❣️ H.A.R.T. has expansion plans for our shelter building in the near future, but we need help. If you would like to help on our fundraising team, or have ideas to help us raise money, give us a shout. Donations are tax exempt and graciously accepted. We are also a Thrivent member. For more information email us at or give us a call at 217 283 0779. 

Click on the Smucker's logo below to see what foods you should NOT be feeding your dogs right now!

 ​​Our ​​​​ Amazon Wish List!  Any donations would be greatly appreciated!  Please click here or on either of the pictures directly below or via PayPal or any credit or debit card by clicking the Donate Heart. .

PLEASE DO NOT walk into a pet store!! What you should know about  PUPPY MILLS
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Don't Shop, Adopt!   Stores like Petsmart and Petco will have dogs for adoption from rescue organizations and you can always go to your local shelter or animal control to adopt a great dog or cat! Rescues and shelters even have puppies and kittens too!!
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Animal Cruelty is a crime. Please help prevent suffering and cruel treatment by reporting anything suspicious.   Click here to read the law yourself.  Thank you!