American Kennel Club For events that you can attend with your best
friend all year long.
Check the AKC Website for links to the upcoming Dog
Obedience shows.
American Humane Association (AHA)
The American Humane Association has been protecting children
and animals from cruelty, abuse and neglect for over 130 years.
The A.R.K. Humane Society
477 State Road 26
Lacon, IL 61540
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center  

ASPCA - Toxic and Non-Toxic Plants  
Canine Good Citizen®
CGC is a certification program that is designed to reward dogs
who have good manners at home and in the community.
Heartland offers their own “CGC” testing in addition to our AKC
certified instructors.You may choose to do either or both!

Dog Scouts
You may want to consider a training camp. We recommend
Dog Scout Camp in St. Helen, Michigan. Check out their
Foster Pet Outreach
P.O. Box 5084
Peoria, IL

Provides services to neglected, stray or
surrendered dogs and cats in the Peoria, Illinois area. Their
volunteers foster pets in their private homes
The Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States is the nation's
largest animal protection organization.

National Animal Poison Control Center
Paws Giving Independence
P.O. Box 9572
Peoria, IL 61612-9572   

Paws Giving Independence trains service dogs to assist
people with a variety of different disabilities while providing
support to encourage independence. They encourage
animal rescue by obtaining many of their animals from
shelters and rescue groups. They are always in need of
volunteers to train service dogs!

Peoria Humane Society
P.O. Box 3592
Peoria, Illinois 61612-3592
(309) 682-9015

Rally Information
TAPS Animal Shelter
Route 29
Pekin, IL
Tazewell County Animal Control
21314 Illinois Route 9
Tremont, IL