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PAWS Humane Society of Rockford, Illinois, a volunteer organization supported by donations, was founded in 1988 as a spay/neuter assistance operation. We have grown into a full-service humane society, even reaching into our public school systems to educate future animal owners.

Our Statement of Purpose:

  • Provide low-cost spay/neuter to reduce pet overpopulation and its resulting cruelty.
  • Assist in finding homes for adoptable animals.
  • Provide humane education materials and programs to the community.

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PAWS Humane Society of Rockford, Illinois, a volunteer organization supported by donations, was founded in 1988 as a spay/neuter assistance operation. We have grown into a full-service humane society, even reaching into our public school systems to educate future animal owners.