shelter and rescue partners

EARLs Hope Rescue


EARLs Hope Rescue is based in Waco, Georgia and has a mission to rescue animals that have little or no hope for a future.  Working with high kill county shelters throughout the state they pull animals from dangerous situations and secure transportation for them to come north for a better life.  The relationship between the Wogan family and EARLs was the true inspiration for the P.A.W.S. Project.   Read more about them at

Road Trip Home


Road Trip Home Animal Rescue is based in Georgia and began in 2013.  They have rescued over 8,000 animals from high kill shelters in Georgia and transported them to New England to find forever homes.   P.A.W.S. has sponsored almost 100 of those animals in the last year.   Read more about them at

Great Dog Rescue NE


Great Dog Rescue is located in Woburn, MA and has been responsible for saving over 10,000 dogs from euthanasia in southern states.   52 weeks a year transports bring dogs to Massachusetts for adoption.   See their available dogs and events by going to

Cape Ann Animal Aid


Cape Ann Animal is located in Gloucester, Massachusetts.  Cape Ann opened in 1964 and has been receiving thousands of dogs and cats a year from the south ever since.   To read more about them and see their current list of adoptable animals go to

PittieLove Rescue


PittieLove Rescue is dedicated to help finding homes for one of the most misunderstood breeds of dogs, the pit bull.  These kind and loving animals are fostered by incredible families until forever homes can be found.   To read more about them and see their available dogs go to

Animal Welfare Society


AWS operates an animal shelter and adoption center in West Kennebunk, Maine.  AWS serves as the animal control impound facility for 21 municipalities in York County.   To read more about them and see their adoptable animals go to