+Chevrolet Buick GMC Fundraiser - March 1-31 - For every 1 like Chevrolet receives, they will donate $1 towards the animals of the shelter! [Click here] to "like" their Facebook page & help us reach the goal of at least 1,000 likes!
+Barn Cats - PAWS now accepts adoptions for "barn" or "micer" type cats! Contact PAWS or visit the shelter for more info.
+Saint Cat'trick's - March 16-18 - Adopt a furry feline & make them the luckiest lad in the world. Cat adoption fees are 'Name-your-own-price'!
+Rabies Clinic - April 2-6 - PAWS will be offering rabies vaccinations & microchips for only $10 each, per pet! Click here to view vet hours and more info.
+Furry Fest - April 7, 10a-3p; Join us for this very special, first annual rescue appreciation event! More details coming soon.
+Volunteer Orientation - April 21, 8 a.m.; Can't make this one? No problem! Orientations are held 1/month on Saturday mornings.
+Fido Spring Fling - April 29, 2-5 p.m.; Bring your leashed pooches for the 3rd annual dog hunt, hosted by Nashville Paw Magazine. [Click here] for more info! Event located next door at Lane Agri-Park.
*See holiday closing dates under "Hours & Location".
PAWS is located at 285 John R. Rice Boulevard in Murfreesboro, TN.
Adoptions*, Reclaims* & Animal Viewing:
Monday-Friday, 12-6 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.; Sunday, 12-4 p.m.
*Adoptions and reclaims must be processed 30 minutes prior to closing time.
Please call the PAWS Pet Help Line at 615-907-DOGS to schedule an appointment to bring in an animal(s). The pet surrender area is closed on Sundays. Please [click here] for more information.
The shelter is closed most 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.