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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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Success Story

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

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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

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

September 2015 donors

Jennifer Adent - In Honor of Holly's & Amelia's 8th Bday Debra Ames Charles & Sandra…

November 2015 volunteer of the month

Debra Collins Ames is there for the dogs in so many ways, including walking them, helping…

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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

2016 calendars are now available!

Get your 2016 Lakeshore PAWS calendars! This beautifully produced calendar features many of our adopted dogs.…

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We are moving!

Our new home by Thanksgiving! Please help spread the word. The new and expanded adoption center…

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

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One more day! fb.me/6pJb66gvL

Drake is one of those completed dogs. Completed, as in house-trained, up on his basic training and manners, and... fb.me/1og8GePKm

Playful guy looking for active forever home! Denver is an eight-month-old Shepherd mix. He's full of energy and... fb.me/1fRFSc5VV

October 2015 volunteer of the month

Jennifer Hall has been very supportive of Lakeshore PAWS, helping out around the center, taking dogs…

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August 2015 donors

Katie Alexander Debra Ames Charles & Sandra Anderson Kathy Abel - Donation in Memory of Cricket Angie…

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September 2015 volunteers of the month

The dogs and us have great friends and allies with Rhonda Ray and daughter Britney. These…

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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