Welcome to PAWS

Centre County PAWS was established in 1980. For over 30 years we have been committed to finding forever homes for cats and dogs, educating citizens on responsible pet ownership, providing spay/neuter assistance, and ending pet overpopulation. We are a noneuthanasia, member supported, volunteer enabled organization dedicated to the Promotion of Animal Welfare and Safety.

Volunteer Training

Kitten Days of Summer
Guardian Angel Program

PAWS Cats & Dogs of the Month


  • PAWS Closed Fourth of July
    PAWS will be closed to the public on Saturday, July 4 for the Fourth of July holiday.
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  • Beneful Dog Food
    Centre County PAWS is no longer accepting donations of Beneful dog food. Thank you.
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  • Centre County PAWS is pleased to announce that $5 Felines is here to stay - permanently! Cats one year and older have an adoption fee of just $5! More Information
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June 10, 2015
Palling Around with Pet Partners - Pretty Mae Learns Manners from a First-Time Pet Partner
I chose Pretty Mae as my first Pet Partner because...

June 6, 2015
Meet Phoebe
If you take the time to visit Phoebe...

June 2, 2015
Foster Fun: Kittens in the House
“I decided to foster because of my love for animals..."

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Contact Us

Centre County PAWS
1401 Trout Road
State College, PA 16801
(814) 237-8722