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P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center
Contact: Shelly Butler
123 John Street
Camden, ME 04843
Phone: 207-236-8702
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11:00am-4:00pmSunday 11:00am-3:00pmMonday: Closed

P.A.W.S. Animal Adoption Center's mission is to provide a safe, caring environment for homeless and abandoned dogs and cats until they can be placed with loving families, and to promote humane values in our communities. In addition to caring for the animals, the adoption center also provides community outreach and humane education programs.

We have contracts with the towns of Camden, Rockport, Lincolnville, Belfast, Hope, Northport, Searsmont, Liberty, Islesboro and Swanville.

We have a full staff ready to help you in finding the perfect pet for you and your family.

We invite you to visit or, better yet, volunteer. You just may find that walking a dog, petting cats or cleaning a room will give you a sense of satisfaction and peace. The animals would love to see you and so would we.


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