Welcome to P.A.W.S. of Michigan

P.A.W.S. (Precious Animal Welfare Society) of Michigan is a 501 (c) (3), all-volunteer group that promotes the humane, compassionate, and responsible treatment of all animals.  It is our mission to protect and care for homeless animals by placing them with loving foster families until compatible permanent homes can be found, and to engage in benevolent and charitable activities to support this goal.

Save a life!  Spay or neuter your pets!

Help P.A.W.S. of Michigan with everyday activities

Did you know that you can help P.A.W.S. of Michigan save homeless animals in simple ways doing things you normally do anyway, like grocery shopping, walking your dog, shopping online, and searching the internet?  Check out our Other Ways To Help section for easy ways that you can help the animals.




Upcoming Events
6:30 pm General Meeting
General Meeting
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
General Meeting
Join fellow animal lovers for the P.A.W.S. monthly general meeting.  All meetings are held in Riverview City Hall activity room B, beginning at 6:30pm.  This is a great way to get involved helping animals with[...]
12:00 pm Adoption Event at PetSmart Canton
Adoption Event at PetSmart Canton
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A wonderful selection of P.A.W.S. of Michigan adoptable animals are available to meet at PetSmart in Canton, 47142 Michigan Avenue, each Saturday from 12-3. You can visit some of our friendly felines at the PetSmart[...]
12:00 pm Microchip Clinic at The PAWS Clinic
Microchip Clinic at The PAWS Clinic
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Microchip Clinic at The PAWS Clinic
Microchipping your dog or cat is the best way to ensure that they are returned safely home to you if they ever get lost.  Microchipping is a permanent form of identification, embedded under your pet’s[...]

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P.A.W.S. of Michigan is able to perform our vital work of saving the lives of homeless animals only through the generous support of our donors.