Summer Camp

Animals & Us Day Camp

The Naperville Area Humane Society’s Summer Camps for 2017!

Animals & Us Day Camp offers five different types of camps that allow children to be immersed in animal learning and fun. Each camp offers animal-related educational activities, including games, crafts, guest speakers from other animal-related organizations, animal interactions, and more!

“Art with the Animals" 
4-5 Year-Olds
New This Year! Art with the Animals is a 3-day mini-camp from 9am-12pm that incorporates fun animal themed art projects with lessons about pet care and safety. $90 per camper
    • Offered during the weeks of: (6/7-6/9) & (7/5-7/9)

“Friends for Life”
6-8 Year-Olds

Friends for Life is a 5-day camp from 9am-12pm that focuses on pet care and learning about responsibility for animals.  Special guests from our humane society as well as outside animal organizations will make each day a new adventure for the campers. $150 per camper
    • Offered during the weeks of: (6/26-6/30), (7/17-7/21), & (7/31-8/4)             
“Animal Neighbors”
9-11 Year-Olds

Animal Neighbors is a 5-day camp from 9am-12pm that incorporates visits from other animal organizations to educate children on the importance of compassion for all kinds of animals.  Children will love learning about, and meeting, the different kinds of animals while learning how each organization benefits animals in their own ways. $150 per camper
    • Offered during the weeks of: (6/12-6/16), (7/10-7/14), & (7/24-7/28)

"K9 Manners"
12-14 Year-Olds

New This Year!  K9 Manners is a 5-day camp from 9am-12pm that where campers will work one-on-one with a humane society dog.  Campers will learn positive reinforcement training techniques from trainers and then get a chance each day to work with our shelter dogs. $150 per camper
    •  Offered during the week of (8/7-8/11)             

“Dog’s Day Out”’
12-14 Year-Olds

Dog’s Day Out is a 5-day camp from 9am-2pm that gives campers a chance to learn about NAHS, as well as learn about other animal related organizations and observe first-hand how the community cares for and rescues all kinds of creatures big and small.  Daily field trips are TBD.  $250 per camper (please bring a lunch)
    • Offered during the week of (6/19-6/23)

Registration Opening Soon! 


Naperville Area Humane Society has year-round programs for all ages, please Click Here for the HUMANE EDUCATION GUIDE to see all the programs that NAHS offers.