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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

Please welcome Susanna Homan, PAWS Chicago’s new Chief Executive Officer

Susanna is a 25-year veteran of Chicago’s media and marketing industries and has run popular and respected brands on both the creative and business…


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 08, 2021

PAWS for Life Community Day

Read more about PAWS Chicago’s efforts to provide free vaccinations for 650 pets during Back of the Yards wellness event for pets and people!


Oct 08, 2021

A Nationwide Event Helps Our Overlooked Pets

This year, Clear the Shelters took place August 23–September 19 and PAWS Chicago joined the campaign by waiving adoption fees for the overlooked dogs…


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.…


Sep 30, 2021

New Digs for Dexter

Dexter was originally adopted from PAWS in 2018. However, after two and a half happy years with his new family, they were heartbrokenly forced to give…


Sep 30, 2021

A Meeting of the Hearts

The Community Council is a rotating group of cat colony caretakers, pet parents, animal lovers, and advocates in the communities our outreach program…