Clear the Shelters 2019: Animal Lovers Adopt Pets Across Chicago Area

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Robert and his family adopted Lily (left), and Ladybug (right) at Rover Rescue!
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Daisy May is an 8-year-old Beagle, she loves to sleep and cuddle up near people. She is very calm but always loves attention and pets.
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South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights
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Angel and her new dad, Shaun. The two were paired together on Saturday at the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights.
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Larry and his new family. Larry was adopted from the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights.
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Mary and her new friend, Andy. Mary is looking for her forever home at the South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights.
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South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights
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South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights
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South Suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights
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PAWS Chicago
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PAWS Chicago
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McHenry County Animal Control
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McHenry County Animal Control
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Aurora Animal Control
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Aurora Animal Control
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McHenry County Animal Control
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Chocolate went to a new home on Saturday!
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Days now has a new home! This cuddly friend was adopted Saturday from the McHenry County Animal Control.
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McHenry County Animal Control
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Abbi now has a forever family! She was adopted Saturday from the McHenry County Animal Control.
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Tree House Humane Society
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Tree House Humane Society
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Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control
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Humane Society of Northwest Indiana
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Humane Society of Hobart
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Catnap From The Heart in LaGrange Park
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Xander is a sweet one-year-old at Heartland Animal Shelter in Northbrook. Xander is also deaf. He "has never met another dog he didn't want to pay and wrestle with," his bio states.
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Hana is 10 months old, and is deaf. She's "just all happy and wagging and wanting to give kisses," her bio at the Heartland Animal Shelter in Northbrook states.
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Locals get 'play time' with pets up for adoption at the Anti-Cruelty Society.
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Humane Society Animal Shelter in Munster, IN.
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Arielle has to have one of her eyes surgically removed. She’s sweet and good with other dogs. She was rescued from Chicago’s South Side and currently remains in Hearland.
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Shy kitties Willow and Juniper have been up for adoption for months and got their first application today!
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We were told Turtle raised money for an expensive ear surgery but is now 100% better and is looking for a home, preferably without other cats.
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This doggy has been at this Hadley | Heartland Animal Shelter for the past 8 months looking for a forever home. Volunteers say she loves people, though would be best to live in a single pet home.
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Blacky from Anti-Cruelty just got adopted!
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Humane Society Animal Shelter in Munster, IN.
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Blueberry was adopted at South Suburban Human Society Saturday!
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'Clear the Shelters' at Morton Grove
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'Clear the Shelters' at Morton Grove
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'Clear the Shelters' at Morton Grove
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A woman is taking home a new feline family member during 'Clear The Shelters' Saturday at PAWS Chicago.
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Blossom just got adopted at Anti Cruelty Society.
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Jack just found his forever family in Naperville!
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Local families seen adopting a new family member at Rover Rescue in Aurora.
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Bo is an 8-year-old Labrador who loves company and is always looking for new people to meet.
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Lucy is an 11-year-old boxer and is said to possibly be the sweetest dog. She is calm but very affectionate when given attention.
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Our Kalee Dionne and Natalie Martinez showed out with their young ones at a Paws shelter!
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This is Elvis Pursley. He’s 4 1/2 months and he has Cerebellar Hypoplasia. He is still learning how to walk but working hard every day to build his muscles! He has gotten so strong since he was rescued at 4 weeks old. Elvis charms everyone he meets and he doesn’t let his disability slow him down.
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Meet Nelly, a 2-year-old girl who has survived against all odds. She was found tied to a dumpster with burns covering her face and head, which is how she lost her ear. After a 12-day hospital stay, she was released to recover in her loving foster homes and recover she did! Nelly loves people, loves to play with toys, loves to cuddle, and is loving her new life.
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This is Bella‘s mommy. She brought her to Paws in Clybourn to find a forever sibling.
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Joe Heinz and Kristin Focosi are looking for a cat today at Orphans of the storm. Joe says he already has threeat home, two of which he adopted from this shelter.
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This beautiful cat was seen casually posing at the Orphans of the Storm shelter in Deerfield. Feel free to stop by a shelter near you during our annual 'Clear the Shelters' event.
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Steven Pusateri is taking Wrigley home today! Congratulations to all the new pet owners in the Chicago area!
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Belinda was just adopted at the Orphans of the Storm Animal Shelter in Deerfield.
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Come meet these beautiful creatures at Orphans of the Storm Adoption Shelter in need of a forever Chicago-area home.
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Just 45 minutes in to the start of our annual 'Clear the Shelters' event, long lines are seen outside of Animal Care League in Oak Park.
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Meet 4-year-old Turbo the hound at the Orphans of the Storm!
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Locals are pouring in at shelters in Hinsdale, pondering which one could soon become a family member.
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Augustine meets his new family at Naperville Area Humane Society.
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Gus meets his new forever home at the Naperville Area Humane Society.
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Meet Cindy at the Orphans of the Storm shelter! She is 4 years old and people say she is the sweetest dog at the shelter.
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Naperville Area Humane Society
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A 5-year-old beagle is looking for a forever home! Come and meet her at Orphans of the Storm.
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The Anti-Cruelty Society
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Paul Kennie and his wife Ellen said they adopted 7-year-old Bindie a year ago and now they are back to find her a friend at Orphans of the Storm.
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The Anti-Cruelty Society
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McHenry County Animal Control
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The Anti-Cruelty Society
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A line forms at Animal Care League in Oak Park
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Rover Rescue in Aurora
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PAWS Chicago
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The Holub family said they adopted a senior dog to give their very social pup a companion!
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The Grape family with their newly adopted dog, Jethro! Jethro was adopted from Tails Humane Society in DeKalb.
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Maverick the Cockatiel was adopted at the Animal Care League. He was already singing in his new home by Saturday evening, his owner said!
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