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Friends of Strays

P.O. Box 315
2845 North Main Street
Princeton, IL 61356

Our Mission

Welcome to Friends of Strays Shelter, Princeton, IL


Our Mission

To prevent neglect, abuse, cruelty, and exploitation of animals and to assure that their interests and well being are protected by an aware and caring society. To humanely care for these animals until good, caring homes can be found.


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If you would like to help the Shelter pets by donating to our Shelter Wish List, click here:  Shelter Wishlist



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Friends Of Strays, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation that operates as a no-kill animal shelter in Princeton, Illinois.  Founded in 1994 by a small group of dedicated volunteers who love animals, Friends of Strays Animal

Adoption Policy

Shelter hours:  Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays 1:00 - 4:00P

     Fridays 1:00 - 3:00P

     Saturdays 9:00A - 1:00P


Or call for an appointment at 815-872-7387

Adoption fee includes current on vaccinations, spay/neuter, and micro-chip.

$65 per cat/kitten                    $175 per dog/puppy

We are at PetSmart in Peoria, Peru, Davenport, and Moline monthly.


Finders Keepers Resale Shop, 1225 N Euclid, Princeton, IL 61356


DAILY and WEEKLY SPECIALS!!   We have something for everyone thanks to all our wonderful donors!!!!


Your donations are always greatly appreciated.  We are always accepting new or gently used items during our open hours.  We take most everything. A few things we can not accept are mattresses, old TV & copiers, baby cribs

  • day hours
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday 1:00 - 4:00PM
    Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00PM
    Thursday 1:00 - 4:00PM
    Friday 1:00 - 3:00PM
    Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
    Sunday Closed

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