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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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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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Welcome to the family Bailey!

Welcome to the family Bailey!

Welcome to the family Bailey. She was given up by her family because she needed more care than they could afford to provide. She has a chronic skin infection due to allergies. She also has terrible ear infection in both ears. Her skin is covered in yeast, this poor...

Tennessee Whiskers Fun-Raiser

Tennessee Whiskers Fun-Raiser

Come Join Placing Paws Rescue and Bootleggers Bar & Grill for Tennessee Whiskers Fun-Raiser Sunday July 14th! Win a 3 Night Tennessee Cabin Stay. Raffle tickets can be purchased at www.PlacingPawsRescue.org or Bootleggers in Antioch! Many other raffles prizes...

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