+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!
-@ Boulevard Terrace: Oct. 8, 10a-5p (Located at 1530 Middle TN Blvd., Murfreesboro).
-@ Barktoberfest: Oct. 15, 12p-5p
-@ Nashville's Pit Awareness Event: Oct. 23, 11a-4p. Join the "pittie party"! Click for more info!
+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. More information on RSVP coming soon.
+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!
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.