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Placing Paws...
in the hearts of their
forever homes
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I saved one animal and it didn't change the world,
but surely the world changed for that one animal
I saved one animal and it didn't change the world,
but surely the world changed for that one animal
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one adoption
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Placing Paws

Placing Paws of Illinois was established in 2008 in Lake County Illinois with the goal of saving animals from high risk situations. Placing Paws has adopted nearly 2000 animals since it began.

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Win A Seven Day Cruise For Two!

Win A Seven Day Cruise For Two!

Win a 7 day cruise for Two! Choose from Carnival Cruise Lines or Royal Caribbean Cruise lines. (Excludes Hawaii / San Juan) Drawing will be held on Friday December 6th after Santa Pictures (6:00 PM) Santa will draw the winning ticket. $10.00 donation for Six tickets....

Free Doggie Trick or Treat

Free Doggie Trick or Treat

Come join us at the Mundelein Trick or Treat for some fun, treats, costume contest and adoptable dogs. 1401 N. Midlothian, Mundelein, IL 60060

HERO DOG RAFFLE!

HERO DOG RAFFLE!

 Be a HERO for dogs in need! Lake County Sheriff's Office K9 Dax is hosting a raffle! $1 per ticket for a chance to win the Hero Dog Basket!The basket includes a plush Dax, dog toys & treats, and a $25 gift card to Bentley's!Raffle ends Sept.9th.All money raised...

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