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. 

How to sign up

Programs by request only. Schedule a program

Small-group and individual programs offered

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