Fearing Distemper Outbreak At City Pound, No-Kill Shelter Asks Volunteers To Foster CatsPAWS Chicago is trying to get people to foster cats from the city pound to get them away from any potential exposure. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Ask A Chicago Expert: Tips For House Training Your DogAre you planning to get a new dog? Two Chicago experts share some of their tips on how you can housetrain your new pet.
Shelters Turn More Often To Social Media To Find Homes For AnimalsIf you are an animal lover and spend a lot of time online, you have probably seen pleas from rescue groups seeking homes for unwanted dogs and cats. The area's biggest no-kill shelter welcomes the trend.
Dog Stolen From West Loop Apartment Returned To PAWS ChicagoOn Wednesday, a post on a Facebook page titled “Find Barnaby” reported that Barnaby was dropped off to PAWS Chicago after a woman saw someone matching the alleged thief’s description at a Petco.
Best Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In ChicagoCheck out this list for five holiday gift ideas where money and items do a lot of good.
Best Dog Obedience Schools In ChicagoFrom basic puppy classes to agility training, check out the following dog obedience schools available for your pooch in the Chicago area.
Best Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In ChicagoIf you love animals and are looking to make a difference in an animal’s life, consider volunteering at one or more of the animal-related opportunities available in Chicago.
Best Pet Rescue Shelters In ChicagoRescuing an animal can be a great way to give a home to a needy pet and add to the love in your family. Chicago rescue shelters offer a safe and comfortable environment for their rescues and provide some great options for prospective pet owners.
Management Education Helps Chicago Director Better CommunityRochelle Michalek, executive director of PAWS Chicago, gives the scoop on the importance of obtaining an advanced degree.
Best Outdoor Volunteer Opportunities For Families In ChicagoMake the most out of the summer by getting the whole family involved in a worthwhile volunteer opportunity. This not just contributes to the community but also helps to get the whole family out and about in an outdoor activity in Chicago.
Chicago Volunteers Bring Back Homeless Pets That Survived Oklahoma TornadoesVolunteers from PAWS Chicago are back in the city this morning with 79 homeless dogs and cats that survived the tornadoes in Oklahoma last month.
Pets From Tornado-Ravaged Town Find Fresh Start In ChicagoLori Gentile began to cry when she saw the parade of dogs and cats — including the newest member of the Gentile family — scampering down the sidewalk into PAWS Chicago’s Lincoln Park adoption center Monday.