Let’s face it – 2020 has been a tough year for everyone. Even the animals in our care have had a bummer of a year. We’ve had to cancel and modify fundraisers, close the shelter to visitors for Open Hours, and limit the playmates that come to socialize with the animals. We’ve seen pretty significant […]
Each year PAWS issues hundreds of Spay and Neuter certificates to area residents. What does that mean? A certificate from PAWS allows a pet owner to spay their pet at a very reduced rate and PAWS covers the rest of the cost. This not only benefits the pet owner and keeps the number of unwanted […]
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Each year, millions of women, children, and men are victimized by their intimate partners or family members. Unfortunately, to maintain the power and control in an abusive relationship, the abuser may turn their violence on a family pet. PAWS and MSDVC are joining together to shed some light on […]
Fall is in the air and you know what the means – PAWS Turkey Dinner! Monday, Sept 14th is our annual Turkey Dinner with a free will donation benefiting PAWS Animal Rescue. Usually we invite everyone to join us IN the hall. This year we’re adapting to the times and going drive-thru style! Same great […]
Our Fiesta Dinner will look a little different this year but we still plan on providing the same great food for a great cause! We will be set up as a drive-thru on the south side of the FUMC. You will have 2 choices for dinner options and a “car-hop” will take your to-go order […]
Mark your calendars and join us for our Italian dinner with delicious food and desserts. Free will donation with all proceeds benefitting our shelter animals. Carry out available! Serving: A variety of pasta dishes, salad, bread and lots of desserts!
Pi’s adoption story began in January when PAWS Animal Rescue volunteer, Kay, told her coworker about Pi, and his struggles to fit in with the other cats because he was different. Pi came to PAWS Animal Rescue in September of last year when he was found by Pierre Animal Control with a major injury: he […]
Watch the video and get to know Freddie Mercury the Redbone Coonhound!
Sally saw Koda’s letter and wanted to write one for herself. Please read and share!
Don’t forget to treat your pups to a 99 cent PupCup from Pierre’s Dairy Queen – all proceeds go to Paws!
Half price adoption fees on all our cats for the month of November. We have over 40 cats to choose from!
Mark your calendars and join us for our annual spaghetti supper with delicious food and desserts. Carry out available.
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Everyone is invited to the 3rd Annual East Pierre Garden Center Festival and Paws will be there!
Kix came to us as a 10 week old stray with head injuries from a dog bite. With your help, we would like to raise $750 towards Kix’s treatment and continued care.
Take part in this year’s Great Grill Giveaway, valued at over $1100. At just $10 an entry and all proceeds going to Paws, what do you have to lose?
Enjoy a turkey dinner with all the trimmings, plus desserts! Monday, September 10th from 5pm – 7pm at American Legion Cabin.
We are currently offering 50% off the adoption fee for 9 of our adorable pooches.
Lister was an injured puppy found at the side of the road on one of the coldest nights of 2016. Here’s recap and follow up with lots of pictures and information on Lister and his sister, Kristine.
Join us on July 24th 5pm – 7:30pm on E. Main Ave, Fort Pierre for Woof Beer Floats and Walking Tacos!
We have a special case that requires your help. Sierra has been with us for 6 months now. Please share this post, ask around or contact us if you know someone who can provide her with the home she needs.
Occasionally, we like to share a rescue story to make you smile and show how grateful we are for all our supporters. Read about gentle giant Baron and his trip home to Texas!
Next Monday, May 21st from 5 pm – 8 pm we will have a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch. For every dine-in, carry out or delivery ordered or paid for during those times, we will receive a percentage of sales.
We need your help! Cassidy needs surgery to fix her entropic eyelids, along with treatment for hypothyroidism, mange and anaemia.
On Monday May 14th from 5:30 – 7 pm we will be serving terrific tacos, remarkable rice, best beans ever, nourishing nachos and decadent desserts! See you at the American Legion Cabin in Pierre!
All volunteers and employees are invited Saturday, April 28th from 9 am – 10:30 am at the shelter.
Are you ready for some fun for a good cause? Bid on a wide range of goods – over 80 total items! April 14th – 28th.
Everyone who encountered Bobby expressed disbelief that his body was riddled with cancer. He was an unwavering ambassador of love and hope.
Marilyn had Paws in her heart and left a portion of her estate to Paws Animal Rescue.
Reading about Bobby aka Bump proves it’s never too late for a new beginning.
Mark your calendars! Monday March 12th 5pm – 7pm. Have you ever eaten at one of our suppers before? We guarantee you won’t be disappointed!
Rio, Joan Jett and Crash are all ready for their forever homes! Adopt them for half price now.
Do you have 15 minutes to one hour to spare once a week? Or even once a month? We need you! More than ever.
We want to say THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts for all the support we get from local businesses!
The entire Board of Directors delivered the check to BankWest this afternoon.
It’s cold outside! Warm up with a hot bowl of soup for a good cause! Monday, Jan 22nd at American Legion.
Check out these tips for keeping your dog warm when it’s cold outside! Graphic courtesy of Beck Motors.
To help prevent cold weather dangers from affecting your pet’s health, please heed the following advice from the ASPCA’s experts.
Shop Amazon via smile.amazon.com this holiday season to support Paws. Here’s how to select Paws (Pierre-Fort Pierre Humane Society) as your designated charity.
On Monday, November 13th, join us for a free-will donation spaghetti supper at the American Legion Cabin.
It’s about that time when you need to start looking for holiday gifts, so why not check out the Zonta Holiday Craft Show this weekend and stop by our booth?
On November 12th, we are offering Christmas pet portraits at $20/session. Perfect for Christmas cards! By appointment only.
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Everyone is invited to the annual East Pierre Garden Center Festival and Paws will be there!
On Saturday, October 7th, we had the privilege of bringing a wonderful event to our community for the first time.
Get 50% off Momma J, Aster, Braveheart, Ekko, Emma or Xena.
On Saturday October 7, Paws is teaming up with Raise the Woof to bring you a night packed with stand up comedy, fun, food and prizes
Join us for a delicious turkey dinner to raise money for our animals. Monday Sept 11th from 5pm to 7pm at the American Legion Cabin in Pierre.
Looking to update your wardrobe with some stylish, comfortable clothing? We can give you an extra reason to do so!