The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois Education Programs

DuPage County Animal Care and Control's Public Education Department

Shelter Tours

Educational shelter tours are available to small groups by appointment.  Please call Dina 630-407-2805, to set up a time for your group to come in and learn about DCACC.


Pet Crazy Kids Club

Pet Crazy Kids Club is an after school club for animal-lovin’ kids, age 8-11.  The club will meet once a week for 6 weeks.  Each session will include an animal related art project or educational activity and interaction time with DCACC adoption animals! 

The Fall Session will be held on Mondays from 4:15-5:30.  It will start on November 10th and go through December 15th.  

The registration cost is $50 and the club is limited to 8 students (with a minimum of 4).  You may register in-person or by mail.  Registration is first come, first served.  In the event that Pet Crazy Kids Club is full, alternates will be placed on a waiting list.  For more information, contact Dina at 630-407-2805.

Click here to download the Pet Crazy Kids Club Registration Form. 

Upcoming Events

valentine's adoption event

Sunday, February 8th
Bellyrub Klub
520 W. Intersate rd., Addison

BUFA Valentines Adoption Event 


friends fur-ever feast

"Coco-Mutts & Island tails"
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Medinah Shrine Banquets, Addison

Registration is now OPEN!

Feast 2015 Flyer_1_29_15 


For more information about Education Programs, contact the Education Department.