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Pet of the Week P.A.W.S. SHELTER

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HOURS TO ADOPT:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Closed Wednesday

Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Animal Shelter

  • We were able to save 93 % of the animals in our care this week.
  • INTAKES:  91 (16 owner surrender, 0 return adoptions, 48 from animal control, 27 strays and 0 transferred in from other agencies).
  • OUTCOMES:  53  animals adopted, 1 died, 5 were euthanized for illness or aggression, 3 animals were owner requested euthanasia, 13 were returned to their owners and 21 were sent to rescue
  • Clinic performed 75 spay/neuter surgeries.
  • There are currently 185 large dogs, 16 small dogs, 22 puppies, 29 cats and 9 kittens in the facility.
  • Out of the 165 animals available for adoption 135 (81.8%) are currently altered.
  • There are 9 dogs being held for court.
  • Dr. Sanders attended the NoKillSC quarterly meeting where shelter directors in SC are collaborating on how to end the euthanasia of healthy and treatable dogs in the state by the end of 2018.
  • PAWS received $1,898.95 in cash donations.

We have orientations every 2nd Saturday from 10:30am-12:00pm and 4th Monday from 6:00p-7:30p. To be able to volunteer with us, we now ask that people do the orientations so we can give them a quick “dos and don’ts” of the shelter. This program is going to be head up by one of our animal caretakers, Danielle Parker.  People who are interested In volunteering can contact Danielle a tpawsvolunteer@andersoncountysc.org or they can also contact Brittany Rambo at bvrambo@andersoncountysc.org

Thursday
Jan112018

Pets of the Week, Jan. 4-11

Todoe

Breed: Domestic Shorthair / Mix

Age: 8y 1m Gender: Male

Color: Brown / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small

Declawed: No

 

“ An oldie but a goodie! Todoe loves canned food! He is a very vocal kitty that loves all the attention he can get! He loves to be petted and cuddled! Todoe would make a wonderful companion kitty. He can wait to share your sofa with you!”

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lil Moe

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 5y 7m Gender: Male

Color: Cream / Brown

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

 

“Lil Moe really enjoys a casual stroll around the yard, stopping every so often to take in a deep breath of fresh air and feel the sun on his face. He wags his tail (and his whole body) in delight when he sees a companion to romp about with. He also enjoys the pampering of a good bath and a brushing. Lil Moe does great on a leash and is great with other dogs!”

Friday
Jan052018

Pets of the Week, Jan. 4-11

Tuscany

Breed: Terrier, American Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 5y 4m Gender: Female

Color: Brindle / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Medium

 

“This gal has some unmatched beauty, just look at that beautiful coat! Tuscany can be found resting in her kennel with her kennel mate, but when you appear with a leash, this laid back princess is ready to go. She is easy to handle and walks very well on a leash. Her favorite activity is wiggling on her back in the grass, snorting like a little piggy the whole time. She enjoys her peanut butter treats, but never begs. Tuscany came to us pre-programmed; she already knows basic commands. I think Tuscany would be delighted with a family that would welcome her clownish and entertaining personality.”

 

 

 

Majesty

Breed: Domestic Longhair-Tabby

Age: 1yr 1m Gender: Female

Color: Tabby

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small

FIV+

 

“ This cat is the true meaning of cuddle bug. She loves his long majestic fur to be petted! She loves to be treated like pure royalty. Majesty is FIV+, but don’t let that worry you, this kitty will be around a long time!”

Saturday
Dec302017

Pets of the Week

Alexa 

Breed: Terrier, American Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 2y 11m Gender: Female
Color: Black / White
Spayed/Neutered: Yes
Size: Medium

 

“Her spirit will mesmerize you. Alexa cannot find and play your favorite song. She cannot create your grocery list. She cannot place an Amazon order, but she CAN capture your heart with her performance. This beauty can romance exuberance like no other. Alexa. Dance. She has this mastered. Alexa. Sit. Yes, this too is spot on. Alexa. Love. Truly an experience of a lifetime. If you are looking for a partnership perpetuated by a mutual love & respect for uniqueness, a commitment to fun & fancy and an unmatched zest for exploration, this gal is for you! So come on in and meet her. You better hang on, because it will be the adventure of a lifetime!”

 

Mimosa

Breed: Domestic Shorthair / Mix

Age: 3y 1m Gender: Male

Color: Orange

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Medium

Declawed: No

 

“Celebrate the New Year with a mimosa! This beautiful orange kitty is sure to help you bring the New Year in style. She is a fun loving little kitty who is ready to find her forever home!”

Thursday
Dec142017

Pets of the Week Dec. 13-20

“Doc”

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 1y 7m Gender: Male

Color: White / Black

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

“Doc is a sweet boy who is just looking for his forever home. At the shelter, Doc has gotten along lots of other dog buddies! He loves to be walked outside, and even likes to play fetch with his tennis ball! Please give this loveable fella a seat beside you on the sofa!”

 

 

“Baby Girl”

Breed: Domestic Shorthair / Mix

Age: 2y 1m Gender: Female

Color: Brown / Orange

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small

Declawed: No

 

“Baby Girl is super sweet and extremely playful! She is good with other cats!”

Tuesday
Dec052017

Dec. 5 Pets of the Week

Thorpe

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 1y 3m Gender: Male

Color: Tan / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small 

“This boy walks politely on a leash and enjoys a casual stroll. He can be a little shy at first, but it doesn't take long for him to become more relaxed. His tail continuously wags when he meets other dogs. He is a calm and gentle natured guy that just likes to hang and chill. He is super snuggly and will climb right up into your lap and push his sweet muzzle right into your neck. Thorpe would probably enjoy the comfort of another dog friend.”

 

Shylo

Breed: Domestic Shorthair / Mix

Age: 4m Gender: Male

Color: Brown / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small

Declawed: No

 

This happy little kitty is sure to win your heart. He has a sweet disposition and loves to be loved on by his human friends. He is good with the other cats who have been sharing his “cat condo” here at the shelter. Come give Shylo a chance at his fur-ever home!!”