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Lakeshore PAWS is a volunteer-run, nonprofit animal rescue. We find loving homes for abandoned and unwanted pets in NW Indiana because we believe they deserve it.

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New dog! This one is as sweet as his name. Licorice is a 9-year-old lab mix, who is very sweet and calm. He is... fb.me/1f7So3HZL

February 2015 donors

Rachel Arbanas Tayrn Barrow - In  Memory of Elmer Baugher Jr. Ellie Barsich Porter County Community…

New dog needs foster! This Tulip arrived just in time for spring. She is a 1-year-old lab mix, who is very sweet... fb.me/2N1CjkD6h

New dog! Puppy time! This adorable little girl was surrendered along with her mother, Tulip. Petunia is a... fb.me/2n7KdOkpT

April 2015 volunteers of the month

Karl Lovro and Sonja Richter could not be better friends and protectors of our dogs. Each…

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Join the fun with Junior PAWS

We were happy to have 18 eager and enthusiastic young people join us for our first Junior…

New dog! This little guy came to us as a stray - scared and very emaciated. Some wonderful fosters stepped in... fb.me/3Ns7Z1LJW

New dog! This cuddly guy was found as a stray and is very ready to find his forever home. Sarge is a 1... fb.me/38V29Qkk5

Adoption Pending
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Beach vacation leads to creation of Lakeshore PAWS

How Lakeshore PAWS began in April of 2011 according to Jeanne Sommer In January of 2011,…

March 2015 volunteer/foster of the month

An animal in need? Say no more and Carl Kurek is on his way. Carl has…

Junior PAWS event March 14

We are excited to share more news about our plans for the Junior PAWS program!  Our…

New dog needs foster! This little mop of hair is as cute as can be. Clayton is 7 1/2 years old and is a Lhasa... fb.me/1i5Hx40ME

Adoption Pending
Adoption Pending

Prevent the bite

In 1999, when I was seven years old, I was playing in my neighborhood when I…

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Help Us Out

All donations received help feed and care for Lakeshore PAWS’ homeless animals. With the help of our generous donors, we are able to continue our mission to find loving homes for abandoned and unwanted pets in Northwest Indiana.

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Technical Difficulties

Currently we are experiencing technical difficulties with our PetFinder feed. As a result, new dogs are not populating on our site. To receive a list of the most current pets available, please go to one of the following links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LakeshorePaws
Petfinder: https://www.petfinder.com/pet-search?shelterid=IN559

Thank you for your patience as we work to resolve this issue.
-The Lakeshore Paws Team