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
The Ark
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 website!
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
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 inde-
pendence. 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
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