+PAWS Adoption Trailer Days
The PAWS Trailer goes out every Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 10a-5p, to various locations. Look here or to our Facebook for those locations weekly!
-@ Nashville's Pit Awareness Event: Oct. 23, 11a-4p. Join the "pittie party"! Click for more info!
-@ Fall Kids Fest, Avenue Mall: Oct. 29, 10a-2p. Costume parade, fun & games, live music, trick 'r' treating, 'Name-your-own-price' PAWS pet adoptions & more! Click for more info on this fabulous event!
+Ribbon Cutting/Dedication Event - Oct. 19, 2 p.m. Join PAWS for a special day of celebration of the new dog play yard areas, in honor of beloved parents of current PAWS volunteer. Light refreshments will be served. Click for more info & to RSVP!
+Volunteer Orientation - Thursday, October 20, 4 p.m. **Orientations are held every 3rd Thursday at 4 p.m.
+Pit Bull Awareness Month: 'Name-your-own-price' adoptions on all Pit Bull/Mixes & more, all October long!
+PAWS 'Howl'oween - Oct. 26-31. "Howloween" Adoption Special, 'Name-your-own-price' adoptions good on ALL available pets!
+Trick 'R' Treating in the Square - Oct. 31. Join PAWS and other local businesses and organizations in downtown Murfreesboro for some fun, candy, more candy... and did I say candy?! The PAWS Adoption Trailer will be on site!
P.A.W.S. is located at 285 John Rice Boulevard in Murfreesboro, TN.
We are open for adoptions*, reclaims, and animal viewing Monday through Friday from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Saturday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. *Adoptions must be processed 30 minutes prior to closing time.
We are open for pet surrender Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm.
The shelter is closed on Sundays and holidays.
Rutherford County Pet Adoption & Welfare Services is working in partnership with the community to create a safe, healthy and caring environment for both our citizens and animals through education, adoption and courteous, effective enforcement of the Tennessee Codes annotated relating to animals and the rules & regulations pertaining to control of animals in Rutherford County.