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Friendship Pet Food Pantry Results!

With a grand total of 14,663 pounds of donated pet food collected, it was our most successful collection ever!

Thank you all for your generous donations to our 3rd Annual Friendship Pet Food Pantry Food Drive.

With a grand total of 14,663 pounds of donated pet food collected, it was our most successful collection ever!

It took six movers and two moving trucks...

Drink More Wine to Help Us Make Cork Toys for Animal Shelter


Read about our initiative to collect corks in an DIY-donation effort to make cork toys for animals at shelters.

Click here to read the article written about our effort!

Dr. Donna Solomon on the Pet Buzz


Hear Dr. Donna Solomon talk about “itchy cats” on The Pet Buzz radio talk show. If you’d like, you can fast forward to the 43 minute mark and listen to her only. Otherwise, you may listen to the entire hour long radio talk show where there are two...

Pet Food Drive: Challenge II

Pet Food Drive Challenge II: Who can collect the most food? Drop off unopened dog food. All pet food will be donated to Friendship Pet Pantry.

We need your help!

Over the past two years, you have helped us raise 9,437 pounds of pet food to donate to the Friendship Pet Food Pantry. Together with Integrative Pet Care & North Center Animal Hospital, we collectively donated 19,023 pounds of...

A Community Volunteer Opportunity


Please join us in serving hot meals to hungry youths!

Where:  “Youth Lounge” at

Broadway Methodist Church
3338 N Broadway, Chicago IL

When: Saturday, January 14, 2017 from 3:00 pm-6:00 pm (Orientation from 3 -4 pm, Volunteer...

Happy Holidays

Animal Medical Center of Chicago wishes everyone a happy pawlidays!

The doctors and staff of Animal Medical Center of Chicago would like to wish everyone and their pets a Happy Pawlidays!

Heart Disease in Cats: A Silent Killer

Dr. Solomon's Blog

Last week, a client brought her senior cat to have a pre-anesthetic blood test drawn by one of my certified veterinary technicians for a future dental procedure. Unexpectedly, this client also brought her recently adopted handsome young cat, named...