Hello, friends.

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.

June 2014 donors

A big thanks to the following donors, who are helping to make it possible for us…

Hammond police officers save mom and her puppies

The following is a moving description by Hammond Police Corporal Richard Simpson of the June 17…

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Adoption Pending

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

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

July 2014 Volunteers of the Month

Kelley Merry and Kim Yelich are very familiar faces around the adoption center, but you have…

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


We have been experiencing website problems and thus all our dogs are not listed here. To…

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Help needed in rescue of two neglected dogs

Sam and Liberty are doing so well since arriving at Lakeshore PAWS that it is tough…

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

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June 2014 Volunteer of the Month

What a big heart. Melissa Kontol brings so much love and concern whether she is walking…

May 2014 Donors

Thank you so much for helping our dogs find forever homes! Jerry  Bernstein Lisa Bernstein Bryan…

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

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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