Cadette Girl Scouts: Animal Helpers Badge

Discover how a dog’s nose helps keep people safe and how a cat’s purr can be just what the doctor ordered. Explore the connection between humans and animals through hand-on activities, crafts and then tour PAWS Companion Animal Shelter to meet the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home.


  • $8 per scout
  • $5 per additional sibling (non-scout)
  • $40 minimum fee
  • Adults free to attend

Program length 90 minutes.
Program will include the Animal Helpers badge. Optional PAWS fun patch available for purchase at time of program for $2. 
A minimum ratio of one adult per six scouts is required for participation in this program.

All of our Scout Programs occur at our main site in Lynnwood, WA.

Please note that this program does not include any contact with the dogs or cats in our shelter. Scouts will get to see some of the current adoptable animals, but they will not be able to pet/touch them.

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Small-group and individual programs offered

We offer rotating monthly scheduled scout programs for individual scouts or small scout groups with 4 or fewer scouts wanting to participate. Visit our Kids' Events page for dates and registration details.