Thursday, July 24, 2014


Welcome to APL. We are committed to caring for sick, injured, abused and abandoned dogs and cats… and finding the best possible permanent homes for them. There are several different links on different pages which will aid you in learning more about our awesome adoptable animals…as well as our shelter, volunteer opportunities, humane investigations, community programs and events…check out all of our pages, and come back often! Scroll down for current APL news, needs and activities.



Thanks to our Pen Pals, who sponsor a dog kennel or cat room for one year by donating $1,000. To find out how you can be a Pen Pal or Rescue Partner, click the button on the menu above.

Pen Pals
Jo Alessandrini      Springfield, IL.

Kathy Giannangelo Springfield, IL.

Five-year Pen Pal
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Hi, my name is Wilma! I am a 3-year-old, 24-pound Beagle. I am a sweet, happy girl who loves going for walks and loves giving my people kisses. True to my Beagle heritage, I like to have my nose to the ground following smells. I'm currently living in a foster home, so call the APL at 217-544-7387 for information on how to adopt me!


Hi, my name is Chloe! I am a friendly and affectionate 1-year-old cat. I have a super-soft coat that's great for cuddling. I still like to play sometimes, but I'm past that kitten stage where I have to be playing all the time. I get along with pretty much everyone I meet. I lived in a foster home with a few big dogs and we got along great! If you'd like to add me to your family, come meet me at the APL any day from noon to 5 p.m.!




 Adoptions Every Day!


 12-5pm at the shelter. 
Off-site adoptions held 
every weekend.


Adoption Schedule


 Want To Adopt?

 Your first step to finding your forever friend, is to fill out
our adoption survey.

 Adoption Survey


Looking For A Kitten?


  Check our list of available kittens looking for their forever homes.


                                           Available Kitten List


Map to Shelter                             Wish List

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