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  Welcome to Protection of Animals in Wakefield Society, Inc.
PAWS is an all-volunteer, non-profit animal welfare organization, founded in 1982 by the late Esther Nowell.
We serve many communities north of Boston. Our mission is to promote and protect the rights and well-being of all
domestic animals and wildlife,and foster greater understanding of animal welfare and animal rights through education.
Voicemail Number: 551.800.7297 (551.800.PAWS)
Please leave a message. We have volunteers monitoring the messages daily. 

Office: 411 Lowell Street, Wakefield, MA 01880
Office Number: 781.968.5166
Click here to view our Office Hours


It's summer and our $5 Fridays are back!
$5 friday Esmeralda
Click Here to read about Esmeralda
one of the many examples of how PAWS helps the felines in our communities.

Or, if you have already read his story, click on the picture below to go to the donation page and 
more information about our summer campaign to help even more local animals and their families.

Every dollar makes a difference!
PAWS volunteers and kitties thank you for your support!

 $5 Fridays 2021
In case you missed our previous $5 Friday stories this summer, c
lick below to read about:
Fluffy Lou, the kitty with a major toothache!
Macy is looking for some wheels to help her walk!
Dwight has big paws and a bigger heart!
The Charming Lord Purrington is unstoppable!


Click here to view our Newsletters! 


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