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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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1/2 Price Adoptions on Dogs (except for puppies under 6 months) and Cats during the Twelve Days of Christmas at Helping Strays Read more...
Did you get the note? 20% "Thank You" Discount for Seniors, Military and Emergency Response Personnel beginning October 7th. Read more...
Win a 2017 Ford Fiesta from Mertz Ford in Millstadt, IL. Only 1000 tickets available so get yours now. 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...