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Sometimes a pet arrives at Helping Strays injured or seriously ill. A complete recovery is possible, but can be expensive. Our Pet-in-Need fund is aimed squarely at solving this problem. Learn more...

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Helping Strays is proud to be a Purina One shelter and would like to thank Purina for their exceptional commitment and support.

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Joins us for a night of Glow Bingo to benefit Helping Strays of Monroe County. This IS NOT your Grandma's Bingo!! Read more...
Queen of Hearts Raffle to Benefit Helping Strays of Monroe County. Buy tickets at Hopskeller Brewing Company in Waterloo, IL beginning January 31, 2019. Read more...
Did you get the note? 20% "Thank You" Discount for Seniors, Military and Emergency Response Personnel beginning October 7th. Read more...
Your pet is missing and every minute counts. Knowing who to call and how to look is the key to being reunited. Read more...