P.A.W.S. for the Cause

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Health of your Rescue Dog

Pound Animals Worth Saving is dedicated to the health of the dogs in our care.



P.A.W.S.'s mission is to find every dog and cat a secure, loving, lifetime home..

Our Mission
P.A.W.S.'s mission is to find every dog and cat a secure, loving, lifetime home. P.A.W.S. saves dogs from local pounds, at risk dogs that have been abandoned or are at risk or strays, and sometimes owner surrenders.

Adoptable Galleries
Our Adoptable galleries are always being updated. Photo galleries of adoptable dogs and cats are now viewable on our Galleries page.

You can also visit our Facebook page to see our newest ADOPTABLE DOGS and ADOPTABLE CATS.

P.A.W.S. is 100% Fostered Based.. The shelter building in Scottsdale is being taken over by a different rescue organization. PAWS is NOT REBRANDING to this new rescue. CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND UPDATES.


Our Adoption Process
All prospective owners must be at least 18 years of age to adopt from P.A.W.S. We require the completion of an adoption questionnaire and adoption agreement. Each adopter is required to pay an adoption fee.

We are making improvements to our adoption process. For more information, CLICK HERE.

Adoption Events


11 AM - 3 PM

PETCO, 5011 E Ray Road, Phoenix 85044

This Week's Adoption Event Flyer
This Week's Adoption Event Flyer - JPG

Ways You Can Help


NEEDED: Dog and Cat Food
We have a rescue partner in need of Dog Food for her 2 large dogs and Cat Food for all the feral cats she feeds daily at numerous colonies. Any kind of dog or cat food will be appreciated.

DROPOFF at any of these locations or call below for pickup
- 2204 S. Catarina, Mesa 85202,under cover entry)
- 1592 E. Tara Ct., Chandler 85225 (by front door)

Text or call Karen 602-326-9191

To make a monetary donation to our rescue, click below: