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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

PAWS was able to save 94% of the animals in our care this week.

  •      Intakes:  80 ( 24 owner surrenders, 2 return adoption, 42 from Animal Control, 8 strays and 4 transfer in)
  •     Outcomes:  56 animals adopted, 0 died, 5 were euthanized for aggression or medical emergencies, 3 owner requested euthanasia, 10 returned to their owners, 35 transferred out to rescue groups
  •      Clinic performed 139 spay/neuter surgeries
  •      4 dogs were treated for heartworms     
  •      There are 94 animals available for adoption, 84 are spayed/neutered; 89%
  •      14 animals are being held for cour


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 at pawsvolunteer@andersoncountysc.org or they can also contact Brittany Rambo at bvrambo@andersoncountysc.org

Tuesday
Jun192018

Pets of the Week

Vanity

Pet ID: 38708083
Breed: Terrier, American Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 2y Gender: Female

Color: Brindle / White

Spayed/Neutered: No

Size: Large

“Meet Vanity, a fun loving goofy girl. This girl is wonderful on leash even with all the excitement she can hardly contain. She is constantly ready to meet new friends people and dogs alike. She can be a little slower to meet a new dog friend so a meet and greet would be best for her new forever friend. She has the cutest pittie smile when she cannot express her happiness well enough through her full body wiggle. Please come to Anderson County PAWS to meet this happy go lucky girl.”

 

 

 

 

Gracie

Pet ID: 37464133

Breed: Terrier, Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 1y 1m Gender: Female

Color: Brindle / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

“Gracie was dropped off as a stray on Christmas day as a 7 month old puppy. She's now a big girl and has been moved to our big dog kennels where she awaits her forever family. She's been overlooked for so long, We hope someone will see what an amazing dog she is! Gracie would make a wonderful addition to any family. She was fostered in a home with three children (ages 1-9) and adores them. She enjoys treats and loves chew toys. She was well mannered and did very well at crate training and never soiled her crate. Gracie also got to play with the foster's dog and did wonderfully with her and they spent their days in an outside kennel playing and splashing in the kiddie pool. Gracie did well with the fosters three cats and just wanted to play with them. She went right to her crate in our son's room at night and never whined or barked. In the morning she went right out on a leash and went potty. She is very quiet and calm, not much of a barker at all, and doesn't pull much on the leash. We can't say enough good things about our sweet Gracie!”

Wednesday
May302018

Pets of the Week

Countess (Pet ID: 20608254)

Breed: Boxer / Mix

Age: 5y 8m Gender: Female

Color: Black / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Medium

“Miss Countess is a wonderful girl. She has a happy playful disposition and absolutely loves to go outside and play. She likes to play tug with the rope or even has a good time playing fetch with the ball. She is almost 6 years old but romps around like a puppy! Countess has been at Paws since February 19th, 2018 and is ready to find her place on your sofa!”

Chisel (Pet ID: 36811369)

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 4y 7m Gender: Male

Color: White / Black

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

What's up, I'm Chisel, and I'm 4 years old (but I don't look a day over 2). I spend most of my time working out, which you can totally tell by looking at me! I'm a fun-loving guy, ready to jump in and do whatever you want to do, as long as what you want to do is one of these things: Logging some miles on the old FitBit and then posting about it 

Traveling, with the wind in my hair (but not too much wind because: my hair) 

Taking pictures that highlight my pecs *winks*

Hiking, but I mostly do it for the check-ins

Chillin at home, binge-watching whatever's on Prime.

I'm also an excellent kisser. You can ask around.

Wednesday
May162018

Pets of the Week

Trace (Pet ID: 37464129)

Breed: Terrier, Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 1y 4m Gender: Male

Color: Black / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

Trace went to TCTC and learned "Sit", "Off", "Up", "Back" and is working on "Down" and "Leave it" and also 'Come."

-Eager to please, curious, goofy and an all around happy boy.

-Has a great "Off switch" for his energy when indoors, happy to lay by you and snuggle

-Motivated by food, toys, praise and playing, has been taught with marker/ clicker training.

 

 

 

Chisel (Pet ID: 36811369)

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 4y 7m Gender: Male

Color: White / Black

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

What's up, I'm Chisel, and I'm 4 years old (but I don't look a day over 2). I spend most of my time working out, which you can totally tell by looking at me! I'm a fun-loving guy, ready to jump in and do whatever you want to do, as long as what you want to do is one of these things: Logging some miles on the old FitBit and then posting about it

Traveling, with the wind in my hair (but not too much wind because: my hair)

Taking pictures that highlight my pecs *winks*

Hiking, but I mostly do it for the check-ins

Chillin at home, binge-watching whatever's on Prime.

I'm also an excellent kisser. You can ask around.

Wednesday
Apr252018

Pets of the Week

Countess (Pet ID: 20608254)

Breed: Boxer / Mix

Age: 5y 8m Gender: Female

Color: Black / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Medium

 

“Miss Countess is a wonderful girl. She has a happy playful disposition and absolutely loves to go outside and play. She likes to play tug with the rope or even has a good time playing fetch with the ball. She is almost 6 years old but romps around like a puppy! Countess has been at Paws since February 19th, 2018 and is ready to find her place on your sofa!”

 

Cami (Pet ID: 35916220)

Breed: Boxer / Mix

Age: 1y 1m Gender: Female

Color: Brindle / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Small

 

“Hi my name is Cami. I can be a little timid when I first meet you but I cannot help myself to warm up quickly. If you have a stuffed animal or toy we could play a fun game of fetch. I have a gorgeous soft brindle coat that matches my sweet loving nature. I like other dogs as long as they give me a chance to say hello. Please give me a chance to find my way into your heart!”

Wednesday
Apr182018

Pets of the Week

Meet Chisel (Pet ID: 36811369)

Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix

Age: 4y 6m Gender: Male

Color: White / Black

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

“What's up, I'm Chisel, and I'm 4 years old (but I don't look a day over 2). I spend most of my time working out, which you can totally tell by looking at me…..I'm a fun-loving guy, ready to jump in and do whatever you want to do, as long as what you want to do is one of these things: Logging some miles on the old FitBit and then posting about it

Traveling, with the wind in my hair (but not too much wind because: my hair)

Taking pictures that highlight my pecs *winks*

Hiking, but I mostly do it for the check-ins

Chillin at home, binge-watching whatever's on Netflixs.

I'm also an excellent kisser. You can ask around.”

 

Hickory (Pet ID: 36414672)

Breed: Terrier, American Pit Bull / Mix

Age: 3y 7m Gender: Male

Color: Chocolate / White

Spayed/Neutered: Yes

Size: Large

 

“Run like they left the gate open...that's what everyone said...so, I DID. Boy, was that the wrong move! Once I stopped frolicking in freedom, I didn't know where I was anymore. A nice man brought me to this safe place. I guess I must have run a loooong way, because my Dad didn't find me. I've been kinda sad about that. The folks here are nice and all, but I miss my soft beds, the tasty treats from the table and walks through the neighborhood. Do you think you can help me find these things again?”