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Starfish Animal Rescue

Plainfield, IL

Our Mission

Interested in saving a life???  We rescue from very high kill shelters in Kentucky, These shelters are very isolated, with high intake.  These animals have no hope without rescue and fosters.  We are always in need for fosters!  Please contact

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The mission of Starfish Animal Rescue is to rescue animals from high kill shelters, provide transportation of these animals to secure, non-kill establishments, to promote and facilitate responsible pet ownership, and to intervene in cases of animal cruelty. We commit to eliminating euthanasia of companion animals in North America one shelter at a time.


We Fulfill Our Mission By Providing:


Safe, clean and efficient transportation of animals in danger of being euthanized before their time expires at their shelter.
Education to the communities around high kill shelters about proper

Adoption Policy

We are a foster home based organization and we schedule meet and greets with approved applicants only. Please complete an adoption application if you are interested in adopting one of our pets.

**AT THIS TIME we adopt to local Chicagoland homes only. We do not do out of state adoptions*

If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please visit our website and complete an application:



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