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EVERY LIFE COUNTS

Once safe at PAWS Chicago, every pet is treated as an individual and guaranteed life, no matter where they come from and what they need.

PAWS CHICAGO ADOPTION HISTORY

Total Number of Adoptions Through 2017: 54,036

From
168
Animals Adopted from PAWS
1997
To
5,371
Animals Adopted from PAWS
2017

WHY ARE THEY DYING?
Too Many Born, Too Few Adopted

One Female Cat

and her offspring can produce more than

420,000 kittens

over a seven year span!

One Female Dog

and her offspring can produce over

96,000 puppies

in seven years!

FAMILIES NEEDED

With so many pets born, too many are coming into shelters and too few are adopted. Thousands of pets in shelters are waiting for a home.

Meet Homeless Pets