Help Us Celebrate 10 Years of Panting for Paws! We are so excited to be celebrating 10 years of Panting for Paws! Over the 10 years that we've been hosting this "pawsome" fundraising event, we have had so much support from all of you...whether you are running, walking...or even panting! Our goal is to raise $25,000 this year to help care for the animals in our shelter, so the more pledges received the closer we get to our goal. Helping Paws' mission for more than 47 years has been to provide [...]
Help support Helping Paws by donating your gently worn, used or new shoes! From October 15 through December 15, 2016, Helping Paws will be collecting shoes at various partner locations throughout McHenry County. Helping Paws will earn funds based on the number of pairs collected. Our goal is to collect 2,500 pairs of shoes which will raise $1,000 for our shelter. All donated shoes will be redistributed through the Fund2Orgs network of microenterprise partners in developing nations. Funds2Orgs helps impoverished people start, maintain and grow businesses in countries such [...]
Date of Birth 10-14-06 .Jerry's owner's lifestyle changed and she felt that Jerry and his best bud, Tom, were being left alone too much. Tom has already been adopted and we are hoping you can find room in your home for this gentle guy. He is a handsome tuxedo with the most adorable round face and green eyes. He would make someone a wonderful companion, gets along with all the cats. He is eligible for our senior to senior program.
Date of Birth 6-20-08 Charles was found as a stray. A man took him in but decided to relinquish him when he had to move. Charles is FIV+. He would be great with another FIV+ cat or an only cat. He is a big guy who weighs 19 pounds and gets along wonderfully with his companion Tinkerbell who is also FIV+. With a slow introduction he could live with a non FIV+ cat as FIV+ is not contagious and can only be contracted by a [...]
Date of Birth 12-27-07 Jasmine is a sweet cat who was returned when her owner became ill and could no longer care for her. She will make a good companion for anyone. She loves to sit on your lap and be stroked. She would be free to an approved senior citizen through our senior to senior program.
Date of Birth 5-15-07 He's a very handsome orange and white cat who love to snuggle. He was dropped at our shelter but obviously was someone's cat. He loves snuggling with the other cats. He is just waiting for someone to give him a new home!
Date of Birth 3-01-09 Sunshine was a mom to a litter of kittens when she came to us. She is a very friendly cat who loves to be scratched on her ears and is looking for a good home. She is a beautiful Tortie. Come in and see her today.
Date of Birth 3-18-2009 Alice is a cat who came to us from Hebron, she was a mom to five kittens. She can be a little chatterbox when trying to get your attention. This little lady has a beautiful white bib and white along her legs to make her stand out from the crowd of other tabbies in the cat room. She would love to have a human and a home to call her own.
Date of Birth 9-01-08 Ben is a little shy, however he is a playful young man who loves a rousing game of laser tag with his kitty friends, but also loves relaxing and being brushed. Please come by and meet him. This guy deserves a shot at a home of his own.