Heartland Animal Shelter

Member patriot special:

Reduced adoption fee of $50

Adoption fees include:

  • Age-appropriate vaccinations
  • Basic veterinary exam
  • Behavior assessment
  • Carrier (cats)
  • Collar
  • FeLV/FIV test (cats)
  • Fecal test
  • Flea/tick preventative
  • Heartworm preventative
  • Heartworm test
  • Leash
  • Microchip for permanent identification
  • Pet ID tag and registration
  • Pet food
  • Spay/neuter


About Heartland Animal Shelter

Heartland Animal Shelter offers dog and cat adoptions to Wheeling area veterans through its partnership with Pets for Patriots.

In addition to pet adoption, Heartland Animal Shelter provides information about low-cost spay/neuter and vaccination clinics as well as pet financial aid organizations. The shelter partners with local business to receive a portion of their sales in support of their operations.

Heartland Animal Shelter welcomes monetary and in-kind donations; see their complete wish list for details. For a more hands on experience become one of their valued volunteers or fosters.

Contact info:

  • 586 Palwaukee Drive, Wheeling, Illinois 60090
  • (847) 296-6400
  • heartlandanimalshelter.org
  • jenna@heartlandanimalshelter.org