Jul 132022
Meet Orange Brothers King & Mango

They’re our newest fosters from Community Animal Rescue Effort – CARE! “We live up to the reputation of orange kitties being super sweet and affectionate. You’ll have a hard time telling us apart until you get to know us. That is why King wears a black Velcro collar. King can get a little mouthy when […]

Jun 212022
Meet Sharktooth, our newest foster from One Tail at a Time!

Likes: Sharktooth loves treats, free roaming, and playing enrichment games! Dislikes: When mom makes him look uncool in front of his friends   Bio: Sharktooth is the perfect first rabbit! He’s super chill and loves to lounge outside of his pen while I work from home. He’s memorized the sound of me opening the treat […]

May 162021
New foster from C.A.R.E.

Meet Willow, our first C.A.R.E. cat. Willow is a real charmer! She’s less than a year old, friendly, confident, and loves human attention. If you’re in the market for a great young cat, meet Willow during store hours. Apply here to adopt: https://carenorthshore.org/cat-adoption-survey   We’re really excited to be partnering with Community Animal Rescue Effort – […]

Nov 202013
Gloria Barinholtz and 33 years of helping homeless animals

Adopt-A-Pet’s Founder – A Legacy of Compassion 1981-2003 Gloria Barinholtz spent many years volunteering at various animal shelters. She hadn’t found a pound or shelter she could live with, and so in 1981 she founded Adopt-A-Pet, the area’s first “shelterless shelter” – a new concept based on placing animals in foster homes, rather than a shelter […]


Dec 112011

Howdy, I’m Pippin. I’m new here to Wilmette Pet, so be sure to check in as the staff gets to know me better! I’m a 2 year old chihuahua-terrier mix – at least, that’s what they think. I know that I am, actually, a pure bred, 10th generation American mutt, and proud of it.