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Fosters in Northern Chicago Suburbs Needed to Give Pets a ‘Home for the Holidays’!

Posted on: Oct 16th, 2014

Help us make a life-changing difference for homeless pets on Chicago’s North Shore.

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Managing Behavior Challenges in the No Kill Model

Posted on: Jul 2nd, 2014

PAWS Chicago continues to develop its No Kill Model as a guide for shelters and communities, showing that No Kill can be successfully scaled to care for large number of animals, while every pet is given the individualized care needed for quality of life.

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TEAM PAWS’ Drew Thomson Raises $8,027 for PAWS Chicago as Transamerica’s ‘Tomorrow Chaser’

Posted on: Jul 1st, 2014

On July 20, Drew Thomson will compete in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon to raise money for PAWS Chicago as Transamerica’s ‘Tomorrow Chaser.’

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PAWS Chicago Awarded “Best Charity” from the Chicago Reader

Posted on: Jun 13th, 2014

For the fourth year in a row, PAWS Chicago is excited to be named by the Chicago Reader as the “Best Charity” in its Best of Chicago 2014.

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Illinois Takes a Stand Against Puppy Mills

Posted on: Jun 13th, 2014

Illinois lawmakers propose legislation to ban the sale of mill pets.

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Charity Navigator Awards PAWS Chicago with Coveted 4-star Rating

Posted on: Jun 6th, 2014

For the 12th consecutive year, Charity Navigator has awarded PAWS Chicago with a 4-star rating.



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