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Get Involved.....Volunteer.....Foster.....Donate..... call: 252.247.3341

Contact PAWS Link @ 252 808 1729

PAWS of Carteret

The Rainbow Bridge.............There is an Indian legend that says when a human dies there is a bridge they must cross to enter into heaven. At the head of that bridge waits every animal that human encountered during their lifetime. The animals, based upon what they know of this person, decide which humans may cross the bridge...and which are turned away.

Our Pet List

Donate a Thundershirt!

Our Featured Pet!


Click to see our featured pet... Capote!

Beautiful Me!

Carteret County Companion Hurricane/Disaster Shelter 2012 Information Here:


Click Here To See Our Happy Tails!

Current Events!

Microchip Clinic!

October 21st 11am- 3pm during OktoberPets Pet Expo

Click to see PAWS events! !

See Our Pets at the PAWS Pet Adoption Center!

Tune in to WTKF Talk Radio 107 during Big John's Swap Shop on Saturdays to hear which pets will be on hand at our adoption center for you to meet! You may also email info@pawsofcarteret.org .
A BIG "PAWS-Up" to WTKF for helping these critters.

OktoberPets Pet Expo 2012

October 21st 11AM - 3PM

Pets For Vets In Veteran's Day Parade

See previous parade photos here:


In the News...PAWS Bark Park is OPEN!
PAWS Bark Park is open and already being enjoyed by many dogs & owners!.
Can you volunteer? Office & also Bark Rangers are needed for Mondays-Sundays, 4 hour shifts.

PAWS is a 501c.3 and in the planning & fund raising stages of creating an alternative shelter where animals will be treated with the respect they deserve. Phase I, our Administrative & Educational Facility is completed and activities are scheduled. We still need adult volunteers to work at the Center (computer & Bark Rangers) during Bark Park hours so sign up now!
Contact 252-726-7925.

Thrift Store Highlights

We Have A Terrific Thrift Store!

Proceeds from the Thrift Store go to the pet adoption, rescue, & foster program and to the development of an alternative shelter for animals. Volunteers operate the store, and are deserately needed now. Schedules are very flexible and any time given will be greatly appreciated. Please call (252) 247-3341 if you would be kind enough to donate your time.

Other Information

PAWS is a non-profit organization working towards construction of an alternative animal shelter in Carteret County. During the interim we offer a limited adoption assistance program based on the number of Foster homes we have available and directed towards those wanting to adopt a pet or needing to find a home for one. Many of our pets are rescues and all are vetted & healthy prior to placement.

We need you! If you can help at our Thrift store call

Things Are Happening With PAWS!

2012 has been a really happening year. We've done some great rescues and adoptions, had a free feline leukemia clinic, offerred a free canine heartworm clinic, and of course OktoberPets Pet Expo is coming up October 21st. Get on board now and be a part of the PAWS team!

We Must Have More Foster Homes-Please Help!

Become a member of our new foster program! Families, couples, & singles are encouraged to become a pet foster for PAWS. Complete an application on our web site pawsofcarteret.org

Contact us at adopt@pawsofcarteret.org to foster a pet, join our adoption team, or participate on one of many committees forming that need your skills!

Spay & Neuter those pets!

Please Adopt A Homeless Pet Today!

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NEW! Donations & Memberships Online!

You can now make donations, get your membership, pet membership, and renew memberships online! Use the Make a Donation button or go to pawsofcarteret.org for forms.

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