Events & Dog Training | PAWS Chicago

Fundraising Events

There are lots of ways to make a difference at PAWS Chicago. One of them is showing your support by participating in one of our fundraising events, all of which are designed so that proceeds directly benefit the more than 6,000 homeless pets rescued each year by PAWS Chicago.

Fur Ball

An evening of elegance at the legendary Drake Hotel for Chicago’s only pet-friendly black-tie gala. Learn more

Animal Magnetism

A pet-friendly evening all about raising money to support homeless pet rescue. Learn more

Beach Party

Throw on your flip-flops for summer's hotest pet-friendly event. Learn more

TEAM PAWS

A fundraising, endurance, charity team which races to save thousands of homeless pets. Join Today

Run for Their Lives

Join animal lovers and their pets for a family-friendly run/walk that's all about saving lives. Learn more

Adoption Events

Looking for a unique way to meet your new best friend? You won't want to miss these adoption events, designed to help save more lives.  

Angels with Tails

Stroll the sidewalks and browse storefronts and meet 100 homeless pets available for adoption. Learn more

36-Hour Adopt-a-Thon

A marathon to save the lives of hundreds of pets during the holiday season. Learn more

Weekend Adoption Events

Could one of these pets be your new best friend? Learn more

Training Classes