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PAWS Chicago News Archive

PAWS Chicago News Archive

Nov 12, 2019

From Survival to Sweater Vests

Instead of a dog bowl, Darla drank rainwater from a filthy Styrofoam cup. Her fur matted so severely that the strangulation cut her to the bone. Now,...


Nov 12, 2019

Keep Your Pets Safe this Thanksgiving

We are thankful for our pets every day, and Thanksgiving is a special reminder of the love they bring to our lives! Don’t let a pet emergency get in...


Nov 12, 2019

Patience Pays Off – The Joy of Adopting Older Cats

Thank you to Cynthia C. for sharing this story with PAWS! This PAWS Chicago Alumni story shows just how much love senior pets have to share - perfect...


Oct 10, 2019

PAWS Chicago Englewood Outreach Center Opens

Today, we celebrated the grand opening of the PAWS Chicago Englewood Outreach Center, expanding the services of the PAWS Chicago Community Outreach...


Aug 07, 2019

PAWS Pet Makes National Headline

The people at PAWS always knew Kele, a seven-month-old kitten born with a congenital condition, was a star. This week, the people at People made it...


Aug 06, 2019

They weren’t looking for Deuce, but then they heard him howl.

In Hollywood, they call it a “meet cute,” when the guy and the gal aren’t thinking about lifetime love, but it finds them anyway. Usually, there’s a...


May 17, 2019

They deserve the best…

Pets shouldn’t just survive – they should thrive! PAWS alum, Zoe, blossomed into an adventure companion who has shared her smile in 27 states! Check...


Apr 10, 2019

How to Make Time Matter

PAWS volunteer, Chris, with a client during a Back of the Yards event providing free veterinary services.

Time saves lives. When fragile kittens are...


Mar 21, 2019

One Hero in Search of Another...

Thanks to supporters like you, we offer homeless pets a second chance at life. But sometimes, a second chance just isn’t enough. 

Hero is a...


Feb 22, 2019

The best kept secret in saving homeless animals…

We love sharing the stories and pictures of animals who were rescued, healed, and adopted into loving homes because of supporters like you. But...