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PAWS Chicago News Archive

PAWS Chicago News Archive

Oct 15, 2021

Sherlock and the Case of the Missing Home

49 overlooked dogs and cats at PAWS Chicago found their people during Clear the Shelters, a month-long adoption campaign that brings hundreds of…


Oct 15, 2021

Helping a Friend in Need

While New York City and Los Angeles boast three and six animal control facilities respectively, Chicago is the third-largest city in the country and…


Oct 15, 2021

Rescuing Mr. Right

PAWS Chicago’s Crisis Care Program provides emergency support for pets of families in need. Whether dealing with health, economic, or personal…


Oct 15, 2021

The Aftermath of Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana as a powerful Category 4 storm on Sunday, August 29. It was one of the strongest hurricanes to hit the state…


Oct 07, 2021

Monthly Giving Saves More Lives

Enrique was a stray puppy who got hit by a car. After being taken to Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC), he was diagnosed with a pelvic fracture.…


Jun 18, 2021

Meet Twix

This mini candy bar came to PAWS as part of a litter of four sweet-as-can-be kittens. Unfortunately, Twix has had a rough start. She and her sisters…


Jun 10, 2021

10 Cats Rescued from Hoarding

On the hazy morning of May 25, we welcomed 10 cats rescued from a hoarding house to PAWS Chicago. Chicago Animal Care and Control asked for our help…


May 24, 2021

Celebrating National Rescue Dog Day on Windy City Live

In honor of National Rescue Dog Day, Joan Harris, Director of Canine Training & Behavior, joined the Windy City Live crew with a few adoptable…


May 14, 2021

From Streets to Sofas

Way back in 2019, in what seems like a completely different world, we met Chloe. Her finder and local community cat caretaker, Denise Thomas, had…


Apr 13, 2021

Gordy’s Great Adventure

On the city’s first warm March day, PAWS Chicago received a call from Chicago Animal Care and Control asking for our help to rescue Gordy, a…