Upcoming Events for Upcoming Events https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/ PAWSwalk 2016 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/pawswalk-2016/?date=2016-08-27 <p><img class="leftAlone" title="" src="https://www.paws.org/index.php/assets/Uploads/Leadgraphic-pawswalk.png" alt="PAWSwalk 2015 participants" width="544" height="282"></p><p><strong>2016 is a special year for PAWS, as we reach our 25th PAWSwalk.</strong></p><p>Adults, youth walkers and teams alike—all are welcome to sign up for this fun 5k jaunt at King County’s Marymoor Park. Bring your canine companions or walk in honor of a favorite pet, knowing every step you take will help the animals at PAWS.</p><p>There’ll be lots of other activities to enjoy too including dog agility demonstrations, adoptable PAWS dogs to meet, animal-friendly food trucks to sample, and our ever-popular beer and mimosa garden to relax in.</p><p><strong><a href="http://www.pawswalk.net" target="_blank">Learn more about PAWSwalk and register here.</a></strong></p><p>Watch below as PAWSwalk Top Dog Kenai takes a walk with our friends <br>from Warm 106.9!</p><div class="video embed-responsive embed-responsive-16by9"><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ERuAsJPSq0M" width="320" height="240"></iframe></div><p><em>Can't see the video above?</em> <a title="Click here to watch video of PAWSwalk Top Dog Kenai with Warm 106.9" href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERuAsJPSq0M&amp;feature=youtu.be">Try watching it on YouTube instead</a>.</p><hr><h3>Thank you to our sponsors:</h3><p><img class="leftAlone" title="" src="https://www.paws.org/index.php/assets/Uploads/Sponsors-081716-KS.jpg" alt="A graphic showing all the logos of our PAWSwalk 2016 sponsors" width="500" height="246"></p><p>Animal Emergency Hospital of Redmond<br>Animal Medical Center of Seattle<br>1st Security Bank<br>Pooper Trooper<br>Whole Foods Market</p> Mon, 07 Mar 2016 12:14:07 -0600 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/pawswalk-2016/?date=2016-08-27 The Puget Sound Bird Fest https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/puget-sound-bird-festival/?date=2016-09-09 <p>Listed as one of the Seattle area's best events, Puget Sound Bird Fest in Edmonds, Washington is an annual fall celebration of birds and nature found on the beautiful shores of Puget Sound. </p><p>This three-day event includes speakers, guided walks, land and water-based field trips, exhibits, and educational activities for children and adults. Plan to spend the weekend in Edmonds, birding and meeting other birders, naturalists, photographers, and people engaged in fascinating bird research projects.</p><p>PAWS will have a booth at Bird Fest on Saturday, September 10, between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Come and say hello! We'll be located in Room 206 of the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main Street, Edmonds. </p><p><a title="Click here to find out more about Puget Sound Birdfest" href="http://www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org/index.php/schedule-for-event">Visit the official Bird Fest website</a> to see the full schedule of activities!</p><p> </p> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:47:20 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/puget-sound-bird-festival/?date=2016-09-09 Teens Helping Animals Workshop https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/teens-helping-animals-workshop/?date=2016-09-24 <p>Get involved with animal welfare and engage with the work that PAWS does!</p><p>Our Teens Helping Animals workshop is a new offering this fall, designed for youth between the ages of 13 and 17.</p><p>Over the course of two Saturdays, learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community.</p><p>The workshop on Saturday, September 24 will focus on wildlife, and the workshop on Saturday, October 1 will focus on companion animals. Please wear clothes that you do not mind getting dirty. </p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $30</p><p><strong>NOTE:</strong> This registration fee covers both days. If you are only able to attend one of the days, you can register at a reduced rate by contacting our Education Programs Manager directly at <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>.</p><p><strong><a title="Click here to register for our Teens Helping Animals Workshop" href="https://www.gifttool.com/registrar/ShowEventDetails?ID=1938&amp;EID=22708">REGISTER NOW<br><br></a></strong></p> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:50:06 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/teens-helping-animals-workshop/?date=2016-09-24 Girl Scout Program: Brownies Pets Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-brownie/?date=2016-09-24 <p>Earn your Pets Badge at PAWS! Pets have many of the same needs that we do. Come learn about what it takes to care for a dog or cat and how to keep them happy, healthy and safe. In addition to hands-on activities and crafts, you will tour PAWS Companion Animal Services where you will see the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals and small troops.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program through a private scheduling. Please <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">contact us</a> for availability.</p><p><strong>Cost: </strong>$5 per scout</p><p>To register please e-mail <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>. Registration deadline: Thursday, September 22.</p><p><em><span>NOTE:</span> This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:57:16 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-brownie/?date=2016-09-24 Teens Helping Animals Workshop https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/teens-helping-animals-workshop/?date=2016-10-01 <p>Get involved with animal welfare and engage with the work that PAWS does!</p><p>Our Teens Helping Animals workshop is a new offering this fall, designed for youth between the ages of 13 and 17.</p><p>Over the course of two Saturdays, learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community.</p><p>The workshop on Saturday, September 24 will focus on wildlife, and the workshop on Saturday, October 1 will focus on companion animals. Please wear clothes that you do not mind getting dirty. </p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $30</p><p><strong>NOTE:</strong> This registration fee covers both days. If you are only able to attend one of the days, you can register at a reduced rate by contacting our Education Programs Manager directly at <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>.</p><p><strong><a title="Click here to register for our Teens Helping Animals Workshop" href="https://www.gifttool.com/registrar/ShowEventDetails?ID=1938&amp;EID=22708">REGISTER NOW<br><br></a></strong></p> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:51:03 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/teens-helping-animals-workshop/?date=2016-10-01 Girl Scout Program: Cadettes Animal Helpers Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-cadettes-animal-helpers-badge/?date=2016-10-01 <p>Earn your Animal Helpers Badge at PAWS! 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 Services to meet the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals and small troops.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program through a private scheduling. Please <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">contact us</a> for availability.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $5 per scout</p><p>To register please e-mail <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>. Registration deadline: Thursday, September 29.</p><p><em><span>NOTE:</span> This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:04:13 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-cadettes-animal-helpers-badge/?date=2016-10-01 Girl Scout Program: Daisies Birdbath Award https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-daisies-birdbath-award/?date=2016-11-05 <p>Earn your Birdbath award at PAWS! Start your animal adventure by learning about our local wild animals and their needs through hands-on activities and crafts. Tour our wildlife hospital lobby where you will see what some of the current patients are up to on our live cameras. Then find out how wildlife rehabilitators care for these animals, and have a chance to practice your own patient care skills on some make-believe wild patients.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals and small troops.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program through a private scheduling. Please <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">contact us</a> for availability.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $5 per scout</p><p>To register please e-mail <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>. Registration deadline: Thursday, November 3</p><p><em><span>NOTE:</span> This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:10:49 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-daisies-birdbath-award/?date=2016-11-05 Girl Scout Program: Juniors Animal Habitats https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-juniors-animal-habitats/?date=2016-12-10 <p>Earn your Animal Habitats Badge at PAWS! Come explore our local wildlife and the habitats they call home through hands-on activities and an art project. Tour our wildlife hospital lobby where you will see what some of the current patients are up to on our live cameras. Then we will dive deeper into a few endangered habitats and what we can do to protect them. Finish up by planting seeds to create a future habitat in your own backyard.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals and small troops.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program through a private scheduling. Please <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">contact us</a> for availability.</p><p><strong>Cost: </strong>$5 per scout</p><p>To register please e-mail <a href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>. Registration deadline: Thursday, December 8</p><p><em><span>NOTE:</span> This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program.  Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:18:57 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/girl-scout-program-juniors-animal-habitats/?date=2016-12-10