City of St. Charles Partnership – What Does it Mean?

On August 3, 2020 the City of St. Charles officially partnered with Five Acres Animal Shelter to care for all animals brought in by City Animal Control Officers. This was a BIG change for Five Acres! Change is never easy, but we were so excited about the chance to care for and place more animals than ever before.  So –…

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Welcome Steve Brooks, new Executive Director!

What do you love most about your job? I love the stories… An animal in need we were able to take in The 2 week old kitten with little chance of surviving but she makes it! An employee who figured out the best way to interact with a dog A volunteer who drove 1000 plus miles to save a life…

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