ROCKFORD — Paws Humane Society will host the 12 Hours of Paws adoption event from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 22 at Petco, 6305 E. State St., and Sonal Puri Family Animal Rescue, 7282 N. Cherryvale Mall Drive.
Adopters can get pre-approved for adoption by filling out an application online.
Paws also will hold an anniversary open house from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 22 at the animal rescue. Wine and cheese will be served.
Special delivery is available for animals adopted from Dec. 19-21. Paws will bring the adopted dog or cat to the adopter’s home for Christmas Eve or Christmas morning.
For information: pawshs.org.